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A Culinary Experience Luxury B and B

5.0 of 5 15 Seawatch Way | Atawhai, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The two guest rooms are in a private area and have everything you need and more. The hosts were very friendly and bent over backwards to make our stay comfortable. The breakfast was delicious. They call themselves a luxury B&B and they really are!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We certainly enjoyed our time with Kay and Joe, what wonderful hosts! They have a fantastic property with well appointed rooms, each with stunning views, and a beautiful garden guarded by friendly chickens and llamas. We especialy enjoyed the cooking class. What a treat! After learning some new tricks and methods, we had a wonderful 3 course meal and shared... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

Kay and Joe are lovely hosts and their house a true gem! The accommodations fabulous and their garden is amazing! Kay's cooking is brilliant and the cooking school a true highlight of our trip...a must do! Also be sure to spend time with the adorable Llamas!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Kay and Joe were warm and welcoming hosts providing a truly 5 star experience. We loved our stay and New Year's Eve was a highlight with a delicious restaurant quality 3 course meal with delicious local produce, fine wines and great conversation. You will love it here!

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Kay and Joe - you will be missed!!! My husband and I stayed here for two nights and had such a lovely time. They invited us to have wine with them when we arrived and we were so well taken care of our entire visit. The room was absolutely amazing with a view of Nelson from both the en-suite restroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Kay and Joe are friends and we are also B&B hosts so I do feel qualified to extol the virtues of their B&B. This is my first stay at their new house - we have stayed in their first Nelson B&B some years ago- and what an experience. Along with the very generous hosting that is their trademark, the property... More 

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Whangamata, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

What a treat it was to stay with Kay and Joe. They are very welcoming and generous hosts and take such pride and pleasure in telling you about their life and how they came to be in Nelson. They love to show you their art collection and to share their passion for the Marlborough region. They have created a modern,... More 

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Chester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

For those of us who travel a lot, finding a very nice B&B with great view, interesting grounds, and lovely hosts is not a regular experience. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at A Culinary Experience in Nelson, at the end of a 3 weeks tour of NZ. On my arrival, Kay and Joe welcomed me more like an old friend... More 

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SaucySister, Owner at A Culinary Experience Luxury B and B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our B and B. We really enjoyed meeting you and hope that you will return to Nelson soon. Nelson is at the top of the South Island and enjoys the best weather in the country. We are enthusiastic about Nelson with its unique ambiance blending historic charm with emphasis on... More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

My husband and I were lucky enough to stay at A Culinary Experience for three days in March and can not say enough nice things. The hosts, Kay and Joe, were amazing and went out of their way to make us feel like friends rather than guests. If you are looking for a home away from home stay, this is... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Kay and Joe are welcoming hosts who love to share their passion for the Nelson area. The rooms are luxurious and comfortable with great attention to detail, down to the wide range of quality teas provided. The house sits high on a hill overlooking the remarkable ‘Boulder Bank’ a 13 km long stretch of rocky substrate which divides the Tasman... More 

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Address: 15 Seawatch Way | Atawhai, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — A Culinary Experience Luxury B and B 5*
Number of rooms: 2
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