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The delightful seaside village of Mapua is increasingly becoming a favored holiday spot for both tourists and locals. Just half an hour away from Nelson City, it is the perfect mix of quality restaurants, art galleries, boutique shops, and wine bars. Mapua town is the best place to unwind with friends and family for a long weekend. Spend a day fishing, swimming and wharf jumping or visit The Playhouse Cafe and Theatre for a fun day. Don’t forget to check out the Annual Easter Sunday fair if you’re visiting Mapua during Easter. So, without compromising on quality, choose your pick from the top Bookabach holiday homes in Mapua, New Zealand.

1. Cozy cottage found seconds from the beach (from USD 109)

Located in a quiet seaside community, this cottage can sleep up to four people at a time. It is just a walking distance from the Kina Beach and you can start your day watching the beautiful sunrise over the Nelson. It is situated between Nelson and The Abel Tasman National Park with shops and cafes just minutes away. 10 minutes away from Mapua, it has Art and Craft shops, restaurants, breweries, and supermarkets with all the facilities you could need. With award-winning cafes and vineyards and beautiful views of the Bay, the kid-friendly space is perfect for a visit with friends and family. Some of the amenities provided include cleaning, fresh linens, wood burners for winter, a private garden and deck, free wifi, cable TV, on-site parking and a heater.

AROHA COTTAGE seconds from the beach
141 reviews
cottage 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Only concern was very steep stairs to upstairs bedroom and the iron support upstairs was quite wobbly
The cottage has all the facilities you need and is comfortably appointed with a great bed
The kitchen is really well appointed
the bathroom is great and the beds were really comfy
Small and well-appointed Kitchen has everything you need for cooking Remarkable garden with produce for the picking: leeks broccoli
Was very clean and comfortable and I really enjoyed the beautiful garden
The hosts Lou and Johnny are very helpful
Gorgeous wee house with funky art all around
It is so cosy and peaceful being a well equipped lovely home with a lovely wood burner that keeps you snug and warm
Secluded bucolic spot easy drive to Motueka and beyond
It's small - good for a couple or small family - but has everything you need Close to the sea also well-positioned for getting around the area with Golden Bay/Abel Tasman one way
A lovely garden and a very short walk to the beach
Aroha Cottage provided the peaceful relaxation we were seeking far enough away from the crowds but close enough to travel for a wider range of activities
Lovely place to stay Nice garden area also
We are well travelled and live in Hokitika NZ and are so pleased that we found this lovely place
It is within easy distance by car or bike to Mapua and close to other tourist and recreational facilities with a golf course just up the road
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2. Beech Hill holiday cottage (from USD 116)

Located at the center of Tasman, this cottage can easily sleep up to four people. Perfect for couples or small families, it provides an intimate setting. It is also an entertaining playhouse with books, games, and DVDs for the children. A fully furnished kitchen enables you to cook meals and enjoy them in the outside eating space, and you can spend time taking a walk on the forest tracks or enjoying the activities offered by the local area. Visit local wineries and Mapua’s Award Winning Restaurant which are just a few minutes away. Relax on the golden sand beaches or drive to the Animal Farm Park, or go on a hike and skiing in the nearby parks for a fun-filled day. Amenities on offer include underfloor heating for winters, cleaning services and linens, free internet, TV with satellite/cable connections and parking space.

Beech Hill Holiday Home
72 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The home was immaculate beautifully appointed and very comfy beds
Had everything we needed and all the home comforts
Very private setting nestled amongst large pines
The weather was very cold and the bach was so nice and warm
The bach itself was very swish and had everything we needed Lovely to wake up each morning amongst the trees
The bach was clean and very well presented
:) Beautiful and clean with everything that we needed
peaceful warm hone away from home
The kids loved the animals and the swings
The most well appointed holiday home
Loved being able to bring the dog along
but so handy for all the great range of things to do in the area
Lovely place Really enjoyed it
The dog loved it too
Beautiful full setting Fabulous presentation Great bed and the best linen
Beautiful full setting Fabulous presentation Great bed and the best linen
We loved the location as it was perfect for day trips into Nelson and around the other beautiful bays and beaches within an easy drive
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3. Cottage with beautiful sea views (from USD 178)

Nestled on the shores at Bronte Peninsula, this comfortable and sunny cottage is perfect for couples or small families, accommodating up to four people. Open and spacious, it has stunning views from all rooms to the sea, as well as the mountains. Enjoy a fun-filled day kayaking, paddle boating, hiking or cycling, or sit back and enjoy the sunrise and sunset. It is near excellent restaurants and local cafes and a stone’s throw away from shopping centers and tourist attractions like Golden Bay, Bronte Art Gallery, Rimu Grove Winery, Mapua Village and Grossi point, the theatre, and beaches. The Mapua Easter Fair, Nelson City Saturday Market or the Nelson Arts Festival is a must visit. Amenities provided include a Smart TV, free unlimited Wifi, wood burner fire for winters, linens, parking, and a kayak, beach towels, air conditioning, a washer, dryer, and heater.

Bronte Tides Cottage - Coastal Mapua
53 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The cottage is very comfortable and kitted out with everything you need and the real fire was a bonus
It had everything you could need (and more) and was immaculate with big comfortable beds
We woke up to beautiful countryside and water views with the sun streaming in
The house itself was gorgeous and very comfortable for a 5 day
The cottage is gorgeous and exactly as it looked in the pictures (actually better)
The Bach had everything we needed clean and tidy
Well maintained with some stubby art work
Well maintained with some stubby art work
Location really very good for us - great outdoor space
Location really very good for us - great outdoor space
A great deck and lovely gardens full of birds and other wildlife
the kayaks were well used on the safe lagoon paddling around enjoying the scenery Easy cycle ride to many wineries and the Food Trail
Amazing views out of every window and
A really beautiful location very tranquil and relaxing and close to Mapua which is another lovely place to visit
and it was easy access to Abel Tasman and Nelson
What a relaxing and well located
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4. Peaceful cottage with scenic views (from USD 69)

This cottage with an open kitchen, lounge and dining area is ideal for two. You can take a short walk to Mapua Wharf in order to experience fine dining, shopping, and drinking coffee or cycle to the amazing Jester Cafe. The Rabbit Island and Grossi Point Reserve are just a few minutes away and are great for having a picnic or for swimming and biking. The Great Taste Cycling Trails, local wineries, and craft breweries, Abel Tasman National Park, are some of the other attractions near this cottage. Kayaking down the Buller River and visiting the Nelson markets for local food are some of the other ways to spend the day. Amenities offered are internet, air conditioning, a washing machine, a fully equipped kitchen, and a TV.

Estuary Escape - a Cottage in Mapua
62 reviews
cottage 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Too short - only one short night
Very comfortable relaxing and private
There is an under cover deck for outside dining
The trees meant it kept the cottage cooler in the warm weather we had and there was also a heat pump to cool it down
It is very well equipped and maintained to a high standard
Very clean and tidy with everything we needed
Very comfortable and clean and so peaceful Handy for the wharf restaurants
Clean and well equipped Close to everything in the village
Clean and convenient location with a very comfortable bed and excellent shower
directions for getting to the place were clear the cottage is clean and very well put together
Lucy has been a wonderful host - she responded to all questions promptly
We spent 7 wonderful days in Mapua with Estuary Escape as our home away from home
fishing kaiteriteri and everything this area has to offer Will stay again
The property is warm and furnished invitingly Best of all
It has been well designed with huge windows from kitchen area looking down a wooded drive
Loved the location everything within walking distance
Very private location only a few minutes walk from the Mapua Wharf restaurants cafes and shops
Superb property in a fantastic location Set at the end of a leafy driveway just a minutes walk from the bars & restaurants at the wharf Amazingly comfortable bed ??
The location is ideal as it is only a short walk to the wharf which has some lovely bars and cafes
A lovely little cottage perfect for a couple
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5. Oceanside studio (from USD 72)

This new, contemporary studio accommodates up to two persons. Located near the ocean, this tranquil studio is decorated tastefully with outdoor settings, polished floors, and perfectly clean living spaces. It has its own private deck for barbecues and a herb garden. It is just a few minutes away from the Great Taste Cycle Trail and the Wharf. The village has a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants, fish and chip shops, and the Golden Bear Brewery, which often has live music performances. The owner also provides two bikes and an off-street car parking area. Other amenities on offer are a wood fireplace, freshly ironed sheets, a TV and a heater.

Mapua Studio High Quality Accommodation
104 reviews
studio 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the unit itself is modern
Enjoyed the bike ride for coffees
and the studio is private and quiet
A new construction space with amazing decorating style
It has everything you need and is very tasteful and well-designed - with the loveliest little deck which juts out into the garden
Very beautifully furnished/decorated and plenty of privacy
Great host lovely indoor/outdoor to a neat deck Close to the wharf area Nicely decorated and very functional
Kathy lives next door to the studio
We felt very pampered by the great host Kathy
Kathy made our stay memorable with information about the town and a memento of local art
Kathy is a very welcoming host and I would thoroughly recommend her studio to others
Great location walking distance to great food and drink Quiet peaceful close to nature would stay again
The pictures of the bach are great but in reality the bach is excellent love the design and style perfect for a couple wanting to escape the city and relax Quiet location but only a short walk t...
The studio is in a great location - very near the wharf where there are interesting shops
but it is not an issue at all
The short walk to the wonderful wharf area of Mapua with coffee shop
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6. year-old cottage in the heart of Mapua (from USD 83)

Located at the heart of Mapua, this 100+-year-old cottage can sleep up to five people. It is a stone’s throw from the wharf, the beach, and the restaurants in the village. With a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, it has a retro vibe to it, in spite of the modern furnishings, which is a great living space for families with kids. The Great Taste Bike Tail is nearby, which makes it a great place for bikers to stay. You can spend your day kayaking, swimming or tramping or enjoy the array of restaurants and wineries. Amenities on offer are off-street parking, a bike storing area, air-conditioning, a TV, heater, washing machine, internet, hair dryer, and iron.

Walk to the wharf and village
52 reviews
cottage 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is very well appointed and comfortable
the cottage is very well set out and equiped with all you need warm comfortable and cosy
it was very clean and beds all attractive
a lovely clean and quaint house to enjoy your time in mapua
clean cosy and comfortable great to meet debbie and yes we hope to return
very clean and tidy lots of light very comfortable and homely
fabulous location clean well equipped
the owners live nearby and were very good at communicating with us
easy to find lovely host well presented clean and simply perfect
very close to mapua tidy and comfortable
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7. Wharf-side apartments with scenic views (from USD 297)

Ideally located on the scenic Waimea Estuary, this child-friendly apartment for six has great views of the beach. The front garden is perfect for lazing around and one can relax in the apartment or enjoy a barbecue on the decks. Enjoy the restaurants, boutique breweries, cafes, art, and culture or listen to live music and have a relaxing time. You can also go fishing, swimming, and kayaking or if you want to do something more adventurous, go jumping off the wharf when the tide goes out. Amenities offered include internet, air conditioning, a washing machine, a fully equipped kitchen and a TV with satellite/cable connection.

No1, Water front relaxation
4 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Boutique accommodation in the heart of Mapua (from USD 166)

This modern, boutique accommodation for six is perfect for a weekend escape or a romantic retreat. You can enjoy visiting the great bakeries, shops, cafes, restaurants and the 4Square market which are just a few minutes away from here. Spend your day cycling, swimming, surfing, kayaking, tramping or wine tasting and visiting the art and craft galleries, Famous tourist spots like the Abel Tasman Park, wineries in Moutere Hills, Nelson lakes and the Great Taste Trail Cycle are also nearby. Amenities provided include parking space for bicycles and boats, a TV, washer and dryer, car parking area, underfloor heating, internet, iron, fully equipped kitchen, a garden, and a deck.

Mapua41South - Full House : 50% off for 7+ night stays
3 reviews
House 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
The properties were amazing very modern and had everything we needed
Excellent property with good facilities and very warm with underfloor heating
Clean new & lovely decor
We were only a 5 min walk to the warf
Very handy locationNot much privacy if renting houses separately though Their house is also on the same section
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9. Arty child-friendly cottage (from USD 104)

Set beside Mapua Village, this holiday home accommodates up to six people. This sunny and private home features a different style where country meets city chic. With mesmerizing views of the sea and the mountains, this nature-friendly home has organic orchards and playground areas for children. It has a fully furnished kitchen, an open lounge area, a private deck, and a garden. You can explore the farms, cafe, shops, and studios, which are just a few minutes away in Mapua. The nearby boating areas, beaches, cycle trails, and vineyards are also great for visiting. Nelson is just 25 minutes away from this eco-friendly home. Amenities provided include internet, a fireplace, a TV with satellite/cable connections, a washer and dryer, a heater and a parking space.

Corru Gate: Arty Childfriendly Cottage.7acre Mapua
14 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The accomodation provided everything we needed Would not hesitate to recomend to friends and family
the kids loved the treehouse style upstairs bed
We found the cottage very well kitted out with everything we needed in the kitchen and entertainment
Had meals outside on a beautiful deck A little orchard with apple trees in the back large citrus area too
Lovely quiet and charming place for families or couples very clean and cosy bach with a lot of activities around and even around the bach for the kids
The facilities were clean and very comfortable
very clean comfortable beds very quiet location and private
a warm welcome from the hosts
The owners were attentive to our needs and made us very welcome
The wood fire was a hooper addition to the cottage and as the weather was not great kept us all warm and snug
This is a fantastic property for those travelling with small children - so much to see and do on the property but also very drive to great cafes orchards galleries beaches and vineyards
Fantastic location great for kids would love to go back again
Fish & Chips from The Smoke House in Mapua were best
close enough to Mapua to get there easily for dinner
We had a very enjoyable stay in a great central location
Enjoyed staying at Copper Gate
There was a lot of good exploring for the children and having a trampoline and playground on site gave them a bit of freedom within hearing distance of the house
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10. Private accommodation with bay views

This three-level home can sleep up to six people in its three bedrooms. It is fully furnished with the kitchen having all required appliances, a private outdoor area for barbecues, and a child-friendly open plan living area offering breathtaking views of the sea. Award-winning local vineyards, craft breweries, cafes, bars, Tasman golf club, orchards, art trails, skydiving, and Abel Tasman National Park are just minutes away from this accommodation. Check out the Nelson Lakes, Golden Bay and Nelsons Market for local crafts and fresh produce. This beach house is just 25 minutes from Nelson Airport. Amenities on offer are free WiFi, underground garage, laundered linens, a washing machine, TV and towels.

Atatu Beach House- stunning Tasman Bay views
8 Cliff Road Kina Beach
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Mesmerizing Mapua

If you are looking for a perfect holiday home to spend some quality time with family and friends, look no further. Check out these top Bookabach holiday homes in Mapua, New Zealand, and start planning your trip to this mesmerizing destination.

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