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Below are some references from visitors to the Wairau Pass B&B who have authorised the use of the comments as references. Please contact Helen for further details if you wish to contact any of them directly. 
 
" Very nice and homey. Haven't slept so well in ages" Shirley, Los Angeles, USA
 
 "Lovely, cosy & comfy, delicious food, great company - thanks so much! Loved your beautiful earth house." Rachel & Scott, Whitianga, NZ
 
" What a hostess - we feel so comforted and coddled. The rain didn't bring us down a bit. We are energised and inspired for the next trip.
Thanks for your lovely hospitality" Moira, New York, USA.     
 
"Wonderful accommodation, excellent food, very welcoming  hospitable host, best B&B we've stayed in! Would definitely recommend to others!" Yolande & Neil, Christchurch, NZ
 
"This was wonderful, thank you Helen. The "Feel good" is beyond words to explain. Will spread the word." Lou & Megan, Wellington.
 
"Thank you heaps for letting us stay in your fantastic home. We found it very relaxing and the perfect way to conclude our second trip to NZ. Food was terrific as well as the hospitality. All the best & we hope to see you again soon. Cheers!" Matt & Sharon, Australia
 
"A wonderful treat, thank you!." Prue & Brian, Christchurch, NZ

 

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Kia Ora

Kia Ora

Welcome to the Wairau Pass Homestay / B&B web site. True Southern comfort and hospitality will be yours at the Wairau Pass Homestay.

Located in the Tasman (Nelson) District on the main route (State Highway 63) between Marlborough and the West Coast at the northern tip of the South Island's Southern Alps, Wairau Pass is centred in the midst of spectacular scenery and close to a multitude of recreational ................................................... ... more

Wairau Pass B&B has three guest bedrooms and provides accommodation and breakfast as part of the tariff as well as complimentary snacks and beverages – hot and cold, including delicious mulled wine served by a blazing fire in winter! Additional meals, including special diets, can also provided by prior arrangement............................................................................ ... more

 

Wairau Pass B&B is the vision of Eric MacDonald and Helen Campbell who wished to create not only a comfortable and handy “stop-off” point on one of the major travelling routes in the Top of the South Island, but a haven for those with a love of nature. Our homestay was completed in 2005 and is of earth brick (adobe) and macrocarpa construction to passive solar principles with the environment in mind. We believe in “walking lightly” on the earth and encourage........................................................................ ... more

 

The B&B is on a small life-style block of one hectare. More than seventy hazelnut trees have been planted along with other nut and fruit trees and some exotics for firewood. The focus, however is on planting of native shrubs and trees to complement natural regeneration. Guests are very welcome to walk around the property and talk to Kahu, the goat and her woolly friend, Sheep, to feed the free-range bantam hens and collect the eggs. The property name is “Mangatawai”, the original name for this area which reflects, as in usual.................................................. ... more


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Wairau Pass Homestay / B&B
8432 State Highway 63/
Wairau Valley Highway
(Corner Tophouse Road)
RD2, St Arnaud, Nelson 7072

Phone:03-521-1148

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Double: $135-160 with ensuite/or separate bathroom (which may be shared)

Twin: $80 for each single bed with separate (shared) bathroom

SPECIAL!  33% discount for second and consecutive nights

 

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