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Aroha Cottage not beachfront but oh so close !!

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Kina Beach, just a minute stroll from the cottage, no sea view but you can hear the waves
Kina Penninsula, small, idyllic and almost surrounded by water.
1 of 30Kina Beach, just a minute stroll from the cottage, no sea view but you can hear the waves
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Aroha Cottage is situated halfway between Nelson and Abel Tasman National Park. With a new kitchen and bathroom, cosy wood burner for winter, fabulous private garden, huge deck, quiet beach and free wifi, it is perfect for couples and overseas tourists. The cottage is only 50 meters from Kina Beach, awake to the sound of waves and start the day down at the beach watching the sunrise over Tasman Bay. We also have our local Tasman store for local wine, olive oil and basic supplies and New Zealand's Café of the year winner within walking distance. Perfectly positioned for visiting both Nelson and The Abel Tasman National Park, famous for its great walks and stunning scenery. Kina Beach is only a 25minute drive from Nelson airport....Aroha Cottage is situated halfway between Nelson and Abel Tasman National Park. With a new kitchen and bathroom, cosy wood burner for winter, fabulous private garden, huge deck, quiet beach and free wifi, it is perfect for couples and overseas tourists. The cottage is only 50 meters from Kina Beach, awake to the sound of waves and start the day down at the beach watching the sunrise over Tasman Bay. We also have our local Tasman store for local wine, olive oil and basic supplies and New Zealand's Café of the year winner within walking distance. Perfectly positioned for visiting both Nelson and The Abel Tasman National Park, famous for its great walks and stunning scenery. Kina Beach is only a 25minute drive from Nelson airport.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Lou K
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

We absolutely loved everything : the welcome & help from Lou at our arrival, the lovely cottage & so beautiful garden & nice terrace. Very well equipped, very well located near a beautiful beach & very quiet. So far the very best accommodation we have...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank valeriefr44
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Aroha Cottage - Wow - LOVE at first sight. We immidately felt home. Well build for a Dutch lady this for us was easy. Almost at the end of our 10 weeks traveling in New Zealand we stayed in Aroha for 6 nights and this...More

Date of stay: March 2016
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2016

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Date of stay: February 2016
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Nice cottage but upstairs bedroom very hot. It would have been good to have screens on the windows so that we could leave the windows open. Lovely garden and kitchen well equipped. Upstairs bed had no linen on it. My big negative in booking this...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank Sue F
Lou K, VR Owner at Aroha Cottage not beachfront but oh so close !!, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2016

Firstly, I would like to apologise for the lack of linen for the upstairs bedroom, we thought these guests were a couple and only required the master bedroom, a quick email or text would have had this remedied as we live less than 1 minute...More

Reviewed 30 April 2015

Just had our fourth stay at Aroha cottage, and it was as magic as ever. The cottage is cosy and has everything you could need for enjoyable holidaying, including lovely crisp linen on the beds. Beautiful garden outside makes it really peaceful. The location is...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Rachel Q
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Reviewed 23 March 2015

we really enjoyed our stay here. the cottage is obviously well loved and cared for and nestles in a lovely little garden. it was perfect fro our needs and we highly recommend it. guy and val sutton

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank Val S
Reviewed 24 February 2015

I agree with the reviews of Dec. 2014 and Jan 2015. I recommend this property also for older travelers, but you must know, that the stairs are very steep to the second bedroom in the first floor..

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank Rolf_Germany_2015
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Amberley, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 February 2015

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Date of stay: February 2015
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 30 January 2015

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Date of stay: January 2015
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 December 2014

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Date of stay: December 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Kina Beach is literally a minutes walk away, you can hear the waves from the cottage and smell the sea salt in the air. Abel Tasman National Park, which is the main attraction of the area, is an easy 20 minute drive. There are 2 vineyards, a golf course and an award winning café, all within walking distance.
Getting around
Like all rural New Zealand, a car is essential.
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