The Sounds Retreat

A private luxury lodge just 5 minutes from the famous Queen Charlotte Track, The Sounds Retreat is New Zealand’s ultimate romantic getaway.

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  • 5 Maximum guests
  • 1 Minimum nights
  • INSTANT Booking confirmation
AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$800 - $2,700

Resurgence Eco Lodge

For a world class wilderness experience, head to The Resurgence Luxury Eco-Lodge, a 5 star boutique accommodation close to Abel Tasman National Park.

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  • 20 Maximum guests
  • 2 Minimum nights
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AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$575 - $945

Westhaven Retreat

Immerse yourself in luxurious bliss at Westhaven Retreat in New Zealand’s Golden Bay, the perfect escape for travellers who love the outdoors.

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  • 14 Maximum guests
  • 1-2 Minimum nights
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AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$980 - $1,180

Kina Retreat

A remarkable cliffside holiday home with amazing bay views & three separate accommodations, Kina Retreat is ideal for larger groups & families.

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  • 14 Maximum guests
  • 3-7 Minimum nights
  • 24hr Booking confirmation
AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$1,150 - $2,150

Clifftops Retreat

Perched high on the cliffs near Nelson, Clifftops Retreat is a luxury cottage overlooking the glittering Tasman Sea and sandy beaches.

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  • 2 Maximum guests
  • 1 Minimum nights
  • 24hr Booking confirmation
AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$745 - $845

Peak View Retreat

Experience the tranquillity of a hilltop setting at Peak View Retreat in New Zealand, a modern 2 bedroom home with 360-degree views of scenic Nelson.

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  • 4 Maximum guests
  • 2-4 Minimum nights
  • 24hr Booking confirmation
AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$599 - $699

The Elegant Lady

The ideal getaway destination for couples or small groups, The Elegant Lady offers three bedrooms right along the picturesque Nelson waterfront.

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  • 6 Maximum guests
  • 2-7 Minimum nights
  • 24hr Booking confirmation
AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$500 - $950

Split Apple Retreat

Escape to Split Apple, an exclusive luxury lodge and spa retreat located on the waterfront of Abel Tasman National Park, just one hour from Nelson.

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  • 6 Maximum guests
  • 2 Minimum nights
  • 24hr Booking confirmation
AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$1,840 - $2,415

Edenhouse

Edenhouse is a luxury countryside retreat for romantic getaways and special occasions, with two lavish suites and a private two bedroom cottage.

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  • 9 Maximum guests
  • 1 Minimum nights
  • 24hr Booking confirmation
AVERAGE RATE PER NIGHTNZ$875 - $1,740

Boutique Getaways in Nelson & Marlborough

Situated at the top of the South Island, Nelson and Marlborough are known for a friendly artisan culture, honest food and exceptional wines. Blessed with diverse natural beauty, Nelson also plays host to a vibrant local art scene. Venture a little further and you’ll enter Marlborough, New Zealand’s largest wine growing region and home to the world-renowned Sauvignon Blanc. With a combination of natural beauty, fine wines and outstanding art; it’s no wonder why these two destinations are among New Zealand’s favourite holiday escapes.

Book Luxury Accommodation in Nelson & Marlborough


Situated on the north coast of the South Island, the city of Nelson boasts a laid back and relaxed lifestyle as well as spectacular scenery, three national parks and a cultural city centre. Home to more than 350 working artists and a myriad of art galleries and workshops, Nelson is a magnet for creative people. Spend time visiting the many art galleries or meeting local craftspeople at weekend markets and purchase a unique souvenir. Alternatively head to one of the three National Parks for unique opportunities to hike, sea kayak and discover the native wildlife. 

Head a little bit further south to Marlborough and explore its abundance of world class vineyards. Home to the Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough is a wine connoisseurs dream, with over 40 cellar doors to visit. Why not take a local wine tour by foot or for the energetic, pair your tasting experience with a cycle tour of the wineries. 

A relaxed vacation to Nelson or Marlborough wouldn’t be complete without a stay in the most impressive and boutique accommodations in the region. View Retreats have handpicked the best luxury holiday homes and private villas to compliment your next family vacationromantic getaway, or luxury escape.
 If you need more options, check out our entire range of Luxury Accommodation & Romantic Getaways on the South Island of New Zealand.


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