Boutique luxury accommodation in the heart of Nelson City hidden away in a beautiful and private landscaped setting.
Nelson Luxury Accommodation
Six luxury suites set in a park-like setting provide a very comfortable home away from home. Large spacious villas, each with a bedroom and lounge area to relax in. Venture outside to soak up the atmosphere on the balcony where you are often joined by cheeky fantails, whilst watching weka and quails running across the lawn.
The rooms are decorated to the highest standard with all the additional facilities you need, plus many more, ensuring your stay is exceptional.
Explore the local area knowing that at the end of the day you can rest and recover in absolute luxury.
Included in all of our rates are cooked or continental breakfast, afternoon tea, and pre-dinner drinks & canapés.
Events at Pihopa Retreat
Pihopa Retreat has a beautiful selection of venue options, both indoor and out, for your special occasion.
From an intimate gathering to a larger celebration, or as a wedding venue, let us help you create a perfect memory with family and friends.
We have wonderful facilities for a dream wedding ceremony, unforgettable birthday and anniversary celebrations, reunions, and family dinners. Let us know what you are after and watch as we work our magic to create the beautiful event you imagined.
Dream Wedding Venue
Make your wedding the experience you’ve always dreamed of.
Pihopa Retreat is a private hideaway that offers discreet wedding experiences. It is the perfect luxury destination for your special day.
With the stunning, historic chapel built in 1877 onsite, you can have your ceremony and accommodation all in one.
The Retreat has a beautiful selection of private Nelson wedding venue options for your celebration, from an intimate elopement for two to a destination wedding for close friends and family, to a ceremony for up to 120 guests.
If you have a vision for your wedding, whether an elopement or a large event, talk with us and we will endeavour to make it happen!
Pihopa Retreat is set in 5.5 acres of beautifully park-like gardens and borders alongside the 2.4ha Bishopdale Reserve. The grounds are enhanced by heritage landscape trees that are over 100 years old. 14 of these are protected along with heritage woodland.