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Miro at The Apple Pickers' Cottages

4.97(36)SuperhostMapua, Nelson, New Zealand
Entire cabin hosted by Elspeth
2 guests1 bedroom0 beds1 bath
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Miro is a 1 bedroom self-contained cottage situated on the shore of the beautiful tidal Waimea Inlet. Fabulous mountain and inlet views. Great for day trips to Abel Tasman Park or Nelson City. Private and peaceful, yet only 5 minutes drive to shops and cafes in Mapua village.

The space
Miro is a 1 bedroom self-contained cottage situated on the shore of the beautiful tidal Waimea Inlet.

The cottage accommodates 2 people. It has an open-plan living space with large windows, wonderful views, and a fully-equipped kitchen. The bedroom has a king size bed.

There are places to sit outside and catch the sunshine whatever time of day. A private garden leads to the estuary shore.


The cottage is perfectly equipped for the simple pleasures of a real kiwi bach holiday with good books, board games, barbecue, hammock, and endless views to gaze at. On a full tide you can explore the quiet inlet by kayak or paddle board. The tide comes in and out twice a day so the water and views are constantly changing. The size of the tides also vary according to the moon and there are timetables in the cottages for the best times to kayak and paddle board.

The cottage has a woodburner and is very cosy in winter. There is good cellphone coverage and free Wifi.

Guest access
Miro has its own garden and deck, plus you can walk around our 5 acre property. There is a shared outdoor fire area. Maps of shared spaces are provided in the cottages.
Miro is a 1 bedroom self-contained cottage situated on the shore of the beautiful tidal Waimea Inlet. Fabulous mountain and inlet views. Great for day trips to Abel Tasman Park or Nelson City. Private and peaceful, yet only 5 minutes drive to shops and cafes in Mapua village.

The space
Miro is a 1 bedroom self-contained cottage situated on the shore of the beautiful tidal Waimea Inlet…
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Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Wifi
Air conditioning
Indoor fireplace
Washer
Dedicated workspace
Hair dryer
TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
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Mapua, Nelson, New Zealand

Located in the heart of the Nelson/Tasman region, surrounded by the vineyards of Nelson’s wine country, this is an ideal base for day trips around the Nelson region and to the Abel Tasman, Kahurangi, and Nelson Lakes National Parks.

The Nelson/Tasman region has endless choices for day trips to wineries, markets, galleries, and artists’ studios. We are just 2 km from the Great Taste Tasman Cycle Trail. There is a wide range of outdoor pursuits to choose from, including hiking, cycling, kayaking, paddle boarding, sailing, and fishing. There are also many beautiful rivers and beaches for swimming and picnicking. Canyoning, caving, kite boarding, and sky diving are options for the adventurous.

Whilst secluded and private, the cottage is also easily accessible to Nelson; just 20 minutes (24 km) from Nelson airport and less than 5 minutes to the coastal village of Mapua. Mapua’s thriving wharf area has cafés and restaurants as well as galleries representing local artists.
Located in the heart of the Nelson/Tasman region, surrounded by the vineyards of Nelson’s wine country, this is an ideal base for day trips around the Nelson region and to the Abel Tasman, Kahurangi, and Nelson…

Hosted by Elspeth

Joined in September 2012
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We are a family of 3 living on a small organic waterfront property (2 Ha) on the Waimea Inlet near Mapua. Our place is a mixture of fruit trees, vegetable garden, chickens and a small vineyard. We love to travel, and have spent many years living overseas. We have a constant flow of people from all over the world staying here which we love.... as well as guests in the cottages we have wwoofers here most of the year (willing workers on organic farms) .
We are a family of 3 living on a small organic waterfront property (2 Ha) on the Waimea Inlet near Mapua. Our place is a mixture of fruit trees, vegetable garden, chickens and a sm…
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We also like to give guests total privacy if that is what they prefer.
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House rules
Check-in: After 2:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy