Abelia Motor Lodge

121 Tahunanui Dr, Nelson, South Island, 7011, New Zealand | 5 star motel
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Travel Blogs from Nelson

Further North / Richtung Norden

A travel blog entry by hiwtvi


... a $9 campsite with a TV and a pool table.

Next stop was Farewell Spit at the very top of the South Island. It took us nearly all day to drive there. We walked along Wharaniki beach, which is so windy that we could hardly open our eyes for flying sand. It ended up in our shoes, ears, teeth, everywhere! Another stop was the Pupu Springs, the largest cold water springs in the southern hemisphere and Harewood ...

Abel Tasman - another great walk + great animals

A travel blog entry by hamburgtogo


... but only till we reached the water. It was quite calm only some smaller waves and after some first paddle moves everything was good again ... the guide tested us a bit and as we all passed his little examen ;-) off we went. Great paddling unfortunately a bit cloudy but not to bad. After 2 hours we made a little rest at a lonely beach ... hmmm not so lonely we just arrived, unpacked our bred and there she was the little seagal ... came quite close and where hoping ...

From Rainforest to Vineyards

A travel blog entry by journeyer


... to Brendan & Julie who built this place so we could come and enjoy. We've been here long enough to explore the area in a relaxing sort of way and got some much needed rest. At first when I was looking around our bach at the rainforest, I saw the big picture. As each day progressed, I began to see more detail and it felt like a ...

Summer Sun and Other Such Fun

A travel blog entry by amy-and-ian


... clearly never been on one of the boards before. Entertaining evening, topped off by the fact that they were also giving away free beer.

We invited AJ and Ben round for an evening, and they turned up somewhat pickled already (their general state of being I think ;-) ) so we spent the evening singing songs, playing football in the dark and playing variations of Cricket and Football with rotten apples from around the orchard, when you want to live cheap you've got to make your own ...

"Dive in, Worm!"

A travel blog entry by twoinatent


... a beautiful show for us in the clearest skies we had seen to date. Poor Sarah then began to feel unwell and was sick, before we fell asleep tired from our three days of incredible walking.

Day Four:

After one final refreshing dip in the water for Sarah, we left Totaranui by water taxi to head back to Marahau. The water taxi ride was a mini-tour in itself, and we were able to follow the coastline we had walked over the previous three days. The view was just ...

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This 5 star motel, located on 121 Tahunanui Dr, Nelson, is near World of Wearable Art and Collectable Car Museum, Lake Rotorua, and Jens Hansen Gold and Silversmith.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding