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A Culinary Experience Luxury B and B

15 Seawatch Way | Atawhai, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
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Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were in New Zealand visiting a Kiwi friend in Christchurch. It was unusually cold and overcast for Summer there, so after a week we were craving some sun and beach. I originally booked us for one night, because we planned to spend the rest in the nearby Abel Tasman park, but as soon as we saw... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Joe and Kay have a beautiful house and provide wonderful meals. The drive up the hill to get the stunning views is quite steep however so if you're driving make sure you have GPS and an automatic transmission.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed one night and wish we had of stayed longer. The hosts were lovely, breakfast was absolutely delicious, bed was fabulous, had the best night sleep after a relaxing time in the outdoor spa. Thoroughly reccommend staying here!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at the Culinary experience in Dec 2015 and we had an amazing time. Kay and Joe are great hosts and provide a unique experience in Nelson. - food to die for, Kay cooks amazing meals - outstanding location, the view from the room is the very best one can get. A sit out area in... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

This gorgeous home along with the hosts is nothing short of beautiful and amazing. Kay and Joe are fabulous, their home is beautiful, complete with outdoor spa and sauna, we also had our own private lounge with large screen TV, dvd's etc. Breakfasts were to die for, amazing views - highly recommend and would go back in a flash! Thanks... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

We had a very nice time in Nelson. Breakfast every day at our leisure was so nice. Friendly and easy going hosts. We would recommend this B&B to our friends and family. Kay and Joe well done on a great experience. Cheers.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We Started our week in NZ here and this was a great choice, a very relaxing place, and our host Kay and Joe were like old friends after the first evening of pre-dinner drinks, they have a vast knowledge of the area and helped us get the most from our couple of days in their care. The second night Kay... More 

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Midland Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This B&B will not disappoint. It sits atop the hillside overlooking the Tasman Bay just north of Nelson. The view is absolutely gorgeous and accommodations luxurious. The grounds are stunning and the gardens were beautiful with private access to the sauna and hot tub. The gorgeous marble bath had private views of the bay from the large glass shower and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Kay and Joe are warm and generous hosts. The rooms are lovely, private and have stunning views. Our cooking class was informative and so much fun as well as delicious and breakfast was a gourmet delight designed to please personal palates and accommodating any dietary needs and preference. The common areas have beautiful and interesting art and the grounds are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

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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