M12108 means apple in Maori and the Pondsiders are situated in the heart of Nelson's fruitgrowing region. The cottages design is loosely based on historic New Zealand boatshedsand staggered for privacy. Peaceful location, set in 35 acres of farmland and bush and landscaped to attract native birds. Stroll or row around the lake to see if the shags have left us any goldfish!
Cottages one and two each has a king bedroom with ensuite (one with bath), large sitting/dining room, kitchen galley and balcony. Cottage three has 2 king bedrooms, bathroom, large sitting/dining room, kitchen and balcony.
All are beautifully appointed including bedroom and bathroom underfloor heating, heated towel rails, centrally heated sitting room, dishwasher, microwave, gas hob, TV, CD player, books, fresh fruit and flowers, homebaking and complimentary Nelson wine when staying 2 nights or more.
Gourmet hamper breakfast provided. Breakfast menu includes seasonal fruit, cereals, homemade breads, croissants, crepes or waffles and conserves, full English breakfast, free range eggs, smoked salmon, cheeses etc. Outdoor dining and BBQ garden. Binoculars are provided to enjoy the birdlife from the balconies or jetty.
Stroll or row in the dingy around the pond to see if the herons and shags have left us any goldfish! Or walk through the native and eucalyptus woods complete with fantails, grey warblers and bellbirds, in our 35 acres of farmland.