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The Wheelhouse Inn and Captain's Quarters

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Savage, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Three of us stayed in the captains quarter and were very comfortable. The place was clean, had all the amenities plus wash and dryer. Abel Tasman park was close by and after a day of hiking it felt good to come home to the gorgeous view from our deck while drinking a glass of wine. We cooked one night and...

Thank bonnie3661
Reviewed 8 November 2015

The best place we have stayed in South Island. Great view, comfortable bed, well stocked kitchen, all amenities comfortable for a great holiday Walking distance to the bay, gracious host, BBQ, patio with a great view, two levels offered stunning view

Thank Nilu S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Stayed in the Wheelhouse for 2 nights, could not believe the views, absolutely stunning. The photos they show is what you will see!! Key was in the door on arrival, and Relph came to say hello later on. lovely deck at the front to sit and enjoy the views. Had all the facilities needed, and very clean. the only 'negative'...

Thank Lynne S
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2015

The upper deck apartment is superb - roomy, clean, everything you would want. Kitchen is very well laid out very well equipped. Views are just wonderful and very pretty garden. Would definitely recommend this venue. Thank you for making us feel so welcome Ralph. Ros and Elaine

Thank Ros F
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Staying one night Captains Quarters, two kids 6 and 8 and two adults, all loved it. amazing views, lovely nautical theme. Key in door so no check in worries. If I had to find fault, no dishwasher! Loved the washer drier too. Really enjoyed our stay

Thank Natasha B
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We stayed at the Main Deck while at "The Wheelhouse". The owner, Ralph popped through on the first morning and made sure we were welcome. This one bed apartment as has awesome deck to have an afternoon wine on and enjoy the garden from. Then there's the view....... and a jaw dropping view would be a more deserving description. The...

Thank TheThomsonsPerth
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

This was the fourth time we have stayed at The Wheelhouse Inn when visiting Nelson and again, I can't speak highly enough of it. The views are spectacular in good and bad weather, even watching the sea fog this morning rolling in and out and around Haulashore Island (pictured) was interesting (we were above it). We stayed again in the...

Thank Chris S
Gisborne, Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Beautiful view of the bay, the little island on the water, and the snow-capped mountains in the background. The light is ever changing. The love of sailing inspired the house interior. On top of a hill and 5 min drive from the town centre, probably best for people who have a car. Rooms are comfortable. Everything you need is provided....

1Thank Marie S
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Very tidy and clean. Had all the comforts of home home with the pleasure of being on holiday. With fantastic views even on a overcast day. The showering facilities were heavenly. To top it all off the price was very good

Thank 589happyguest
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Travelling with my daughter and two grandchildren ages 14 & 9 yrs, we arrived at our apartment 'The Upper Deck' which was a stunning sight the moment we walked in the door . The views in the huge panoramic windows were the best !!! The complimentary binoculars were are nice touch to see across the Tasman Bay to Kiateriteri ....

Thank helentidy

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spectacular sea views, private, quiet bush setting. All day sun. Only minutes to Nelson city and the beach. Fully self-contained, fantastic outdoor area or deck with outdoor furniture and bbq. Spacious lounge/dining areas with TV,DVD,CD,stereo,FREE WIFI, washing machine and dryer and off-street parking. Within 1 1/2 hours to Abel Tasman National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wheelhouse Inn and Captain's Quarters

Address: 41 Whitby Road, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: RM446 - RM584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Wheelhouse Inn and Captain's Quarters 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“It has self contained and separate units, much more than just a room. Bedroom, lounge, deck.”
johnhJ6129FX, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Any room should be amazing!!!”
891WilliamR, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Captain's Quarters (the most expensive of the rooms) is worth the extra $”
HolladayTraveler, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great for a family or couple get away”
648AliS, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get the Crow's Nest - absolutely worth the views and the privacy!”
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546danielk, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
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