A Culinary Experience Luxury Bed & Breakfast Accommodation, Nelson, New Zealand

Welcome to A Culinary Experience Luxury B&B filled with laughter, amazing views, original art, great food, and our adorable puppy. Joe, a Naturopathic Doctor, provides therapeutic massage. Kay, cookbook author and former cooking school owner, provides delightful dinners or cooking classes. Arrive as guests but leave as treasured friends.

Imagine how you will feel after your rejuvenating stay in this independantly assessed accommodation, which was awarded a 5-Star Qualmark rating. We continue to monitor and follow our environmental policies which when independently assessed, resulted in a gold award for sustanability.  Come to Sunny Nelson, Centre of New Zealand, and let us pamper you.

With so much to do in the region, we recommend staying at least 3 nights or more. (View a sample of our Nelson itineries!)

We welcome feedback from all our guests as to how we can make their next stay even more enjoyable. Read about us on Trip Advisor and Rate us Online

Please enquire here for our special holiday packages

Remember the difference between a BnB and a hotel is…the hotel staff rarely gives you a goodbye hug!

Tariff: NZ$335 – $450 per room per night with a 10% discount on stays of 3 or more nights.
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Facilities: Local Activities:
  • Complimentary glass of wine and appetizers each evening
  • Cooking classes / wine tasting
  • Gourmet dinner can be prebooked
  • Wood-fired pizza oven
  • Spa / infrared sauna / massage
  • Extensive Art Collection
  • Sunny decks / patios with awesome views
  • Sculpture garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • Dedicated guest computer with broadband and wi-fi
  • Three national park
  • Awesome wineries, restaurants, and wine trails
  • Art / Craft galleries and studios, fabulous art trail
  • Independent or guided wine and cycle tours
  • Nelson’s Saturday Market
  • Boating, fishing, kayaking
  • Golf, beaches, tramping.
  • Cycling Nelson’s Bike Trails (Bike Hire and tours)
  • For even more local activities and events: see our links page.
  • Closest Towns: Nelson, Abel Tasman, Golden Bay, and Picton.