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A Woodsy House. Lilac Room. Nelson

Private room

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed
New ZealandNelson
A Woodsy House. Lilac Room. Nelson

Private room

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

Private room

2 Guests

1 Bedroom

1 Bed

1 adult
0 children
Ages 2 - 12
0 infants
Under 2
2 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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About this listing

Superb 1864 colonial villa overlooking town,marina,ocean,hills. Peaceful.Garden.Balcony,superb sunsets. Quality queen bed.WIFI.cableTV Private room,fridge,Parking.Organic breakfast $14 pp.
spa seasonal$5.pp.Well travelled hosts.

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 10AM
Room type: Private room


Extra people: No Charge
Cancellation: Strict


The space

Delightful character colonial weatherboard home. Fantastic location and amazing views. We are in hospitality and have been hosting guests for twenty years .LIlac has a quality queen bed, freeview TV. WIFI private bathroom. Tea and coffee making facilities. Very Private Bathroom for Lilac only.
BBQ $5.00. Spa:$5.00 seasonal.

Guest access

Wonderful garden, views of town, mountains port and marina, a shared guest sitting room. Fridge, microwave, kettle free drinks. and biscuits.a library and free view TV .BBQ. We live in our own part of the house. Guests have access to a Balcony with brilliant sunsets over the Snow Capped Mountains , Town , Port and Ocean. Views are free from the Garden as well were you can sit and enjoy the peace and local native characters.

Interaction with guests

We offer as much or as little interaction as you wish but always there to help. We are well travelled and love sharing our experiences and hearing from our guests.

The neighbourhood

Being close to town but having views over it, peace and quiet with a bush reserve behind us. Have a drink on the balcony and watch the daily sunsets.

Getting around

Pleasant level walk into town . Local Sprig and Fern pub with home brewed beer and light meals, and a takeaway with great fresh caught fish , great pizzas with gluten free options 3 minute walk away. Local frequent buses. We do very cheap taxi runs to airport and most places with in a 20 minute drive. Plenty of secure free off street parking

Other things to note

We have two other rooms which are rented out in peak season. Ozone free under the stars Spa $5.00pp for private booking. Seasonal.

House Rules
Check-in is after 3PM

Respect for an old 1860's villa, like her we like peace and quiet after 11pm -7 am. No smoking indoors.

1 night minimum stay

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Nelson, New Zealand · Joined in February 2011
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We run a guest house in New Zealand, in Nelson (URL HIDDEN)
We are well travelled in Europe and Asia, Turkey. I was born in Scotland taught
English in many places currently training in Hakomi. psychotherapy and loving it. We have been involved in hospitality for many years, next best thing to travel itself. I love beautiful places, sea mountains , trees, beaches , music and , food and chi gung.
Asked by air b&b if I have a motto? My family motto was live and let live, think thats pretty cool. We have one gorgeous cat Sophie who is spending her retirement with us!

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