Accent House is ideally located a short walk from picturesque Mapua Wharf, where you can experience local culture at it’s best while also being a simple short drive from no less than 3 national parks as well as some of New Zealand’s best beaches, vineyard and golf courses.
Just a couple of minutes walk of your award winning accommodation is the beautiful coastal village of Mapua with its many cafe’s, wharf side restaurants, craft studios as well as a famous ice cream parlour. If you time your stay just right you can enjoy one of the spectacular music events held in the village.
2023 SPECIAL DEAL: Stay 4 nights and only pay for 3 when booking direct.
- Nelson – 20 mins drive
- Mapua Village, Wharf & Cultural village shops – 5 mins walk
- Vineyards: Rimu Grove/Ruby Bay Vineyard, Gravity Estates – 5-10 mins drive
- Kahurangi Estate / Seifried Estate / Neudorf Vineyards – 10-20 mins drive
- Golf Courses: Tasman Golf Club / Motueka Golf Club / Greenacres Golf Club – 15-20 mins drive
- Beaches: Mapua Beach 10 mins walk, Kaiteriteri Beach 45 mins,Tata Beach 90mins drive
- National Parks: Abel Tasman – 30mins drive, Kahurangi & Nelson Lakes – 50-60mins drive
Winner of ‘The Emerging B & B Business of the Year’ award for 2018, Accent House compliments elegant design, with beautiful vista and light, bright airy rooms. You can enjoy a walk around the property’s 5000msq professionally landscaped gardens. In the privately owned gardens you will also find a timber walkway, a little bubbling boulder waterfall and a special place for all to enjoy the serenity of the private lagoon.
Having now completed our fifth season of ownership, a real thrill for us was winning ‘The Essence of B & B Business of the Year’ award for 2021 at the recent B & B Conference in Wellington.
Within a short drive you can also experience the many perfect swimming and surfing beaches, be exhilarated by river kayaking adventures and skydiving, visit award winning wineries or simply be amazed at the lush bush of Abel Tasman, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes National Parks.
With all this so near by it makes Accent House your perfect base to explore the wonders of the Nelson-Tasman Region!
Guest Areas – Accent House has a newly refurbished guest lounge for your enjoyment. This includes tea and coffee facilities and if you are lucky maybe even some home baking! Free WiFi is available throughout the guest areas.
Barn/Garage – Our New Barn/Garage has it’s own laundry and space for bike and/or motorbike storage. Our checkout time is 10am but if leaving Mapua later in the day, this facility will remain available for use.
EV Charger – An EV charger available on site – a small charge applies.
Luxury Boutique Accommodation without the price tag.
Because we firmly believe that all visitors should enjoy the wonders of this beautiful Tasman/Nelson region while knowing their accommodation is equally inviting.
QUAIL ROOM – Our most luxurious Suite, newly completed in December 2019. This Suite comprises a large living area with doors leading to a private deck area overlooking the gardens and down towards the lagoon. The room also has a beautiful super king bed, armchairs, tables, sideboard and large TV with netflix and also complimentary wifi. There is a kitchenette (although no cooking facilities) with plates, glasses, fridge and coffee machine plus sink. In addition there is a small separate bedroom with a queen bed and own doors to patio area. The bathroom is tiled with walk in shower, twin vanities and twin bath and the toilet is completely separate. This suite can sleep 4 people and has a 2 night minimum stay.
A choice of delicious breakfast options using many local and home made products. If choosing continental a breakfast tray can be delivered to the room. Please advise any dietary preferences or allergies in advance.
TUI, BELLBIRD and FANTAIL Rooms – Our beautiful Tui, Bellbird and Fantail Rooms are all especially beautiful in their design, furnishings and feel. All three rooms have full height patio doors enabling you to view and have direct access to our fantastic professionally landscaped gardens.
A choice of delicious breakfast options using many local and home made products. Please advise any dietary preferences or allergies in advance.
Conferences and Weddings
For your next business meeting or small conference we have a choice of 2 areas available suitable for up to 10 people. You may just wish to hire the facilities for a day, require tea & coffee or morning tea or lunch…you may like to add a BBQ and use of our spa to end the day. Please contact us at email@example.com to discuss how we can help you stage a perfect event. Of course we also have luxury accommodation available if you wish to stay with us.
Looking for accommodation or a beautiful garden setting for a boutique wedding…..contact us to discuss how we can help make your special day perfect….