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Miro Cottage at Matahua Cottages, Mapua-Nelson

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28 reviews
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Miro Cottage from the estuary
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View of the estuary at low tide
View from the deck over the estuary
Autumn colour
wwoofers in the vineyard
Miro cottage on the estuary shore
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Bronte, Mapua, Nelson-Tasman Region, South Island
- Waterfront setting with fabulous views across the Waimea inlet to the mountains.
- Five acres of organic vineyard, orchard and regenerating native bush to explore.
- 5 minutes to cafes, shops and galleries in Mapua village.

Miro is a stylishly renovated 1960’s apple pickers’ cottage. A large covered verandah and private garden lead to the estuary shore. We have two paddle boards and kayaks which you are free to use. The outdoor bath is beautiful in the morning with the sun streaming through the trees, amazing on a clear night looking at the stars.

This is a perfect place to come back to after a day exploring the Nelson region. It is also a perfect place to simply enjoy the pleasures of a bach holiday with good books, board games, barbecue, hammock, and endless views to gaze at. Wander around our very special five acres and choose your...
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About the Owner, Kim D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 70 reviews and 2 properties
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S1ouxique...
Frimley Green, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014
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person found this review helpful

We had planned for a few days during our NZ tour to enjoy the Nelson area. This lovely cottage was surprisingly spacious. Elspeth took time to help us to settle in quickly and let us know more about the area. We particularly enjoyed the nearby Mapua Wharf and the restaurants there. A lovely touch was the good quality towels and...

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RNewZeala...
New Zealand
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Quiet & Comfortable stay with changing scenery as the tide came came in and out. A clean & well appointed cottage with all you could need for a break away. Appreciated the information booklet and good WIFI. Great stay will be back!

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mekydro
Chertsey, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
362 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Miro Cottage is a former apple-pickers cottage in what is now a wine-producing area. The cottage has recently had some refurbishment work including new kitchen equipment, new flooring and a new bathroom suite. The owner was very friendly and helpful, and gave us some good tips as to places to visit. Mapua wharf is only a few minutes drive away...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
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£126
A$225
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Through the holiday season (December 22 to January 31) a 5-night minimum booking applies to Miro Cottage, at $195 per night.
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About the neighbourhood
Situated at the top of the South Island of New Zealand, Nelson City has an airport with frequent flights to and from the major cities around the country and connecting flights to smaller centres. It is a 35 minute flight to Wellington or 30 minutes to Christchurch for connecting international flights. It takes approximately 20 minutes (24 km) to drive to the cottages from Nelson airport.

If you are travelling by car from the North Island, there is a car and passenger ferry between Wellington and Picton which is in the Marlborough Sounds. The drive from Picton to Mapua takes appoximately 2.5 hours (140 km).

Traveling West from Nelson, Matahua is the last peninsula on the Waimea Inlet before you reach the village of Mapua. The cottages are 500 metres from the main coastal road that con...
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Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.1 km.
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