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Chalets @ Terraced Gardens

3.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   133 Dehra Doon Road | Riwaka RD3, Motueka 7198, New Zealand
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Ranked #4 of 26 Motueka B&B and Inns
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I initially booked one night and were so pleased with the beautiful and clean chalet that we decided to stay another night. The view is as amazing as the room itself! We have very high standards and the state of the room as well as the cleanliness of the bathroom itself exceeded our expectations! Kim was very... More

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The Chalets are warm comfortable and have every thing you need. The Chalets are in a great location, and we now wish we had stayed there for 3 nights instead of 2. There is a lot to do here so stay at least 3 nights. We bought a takeaway roast from Hot roasts in Motueka it was the best do... More

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Johnson CIty, TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We stayed several nights at Chalets at Terraced Gardens while visiting the Motueka area. Kim, the owner of the chalets was very friendly and welcoming. She had lots of advice for where to go in the area and arranged a day at Abel Tasman National Park for us to do kayaking. The chalet was well equipped with everything we needed... More

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Napier, New Zealand
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in January 2014 as it was close to the Able Tasman. We had our 12 y/o son with us. We didn't arrive till 8pm, however the lovely owner tended to us straight away. The little chalet was lovely, it was modern, clean, private and had all the facilities you need. This was the only... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Chalets was a wonderful bit of paradise for of at the closing of our New Zealand trip on the South Island. It's situated outside of Motueka and consists of 3 chalets. The rest of the property is filled with trees, flowers and places where the hosts grow fruits and veggies for home made treats and to sell to the people.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Booked here in advance since read good reviews. All turned out true - rural location with great view from the room - all amenities are there, room is fully equipped and modern, just like in the best hotels. Kim was a perfect host and just made us feel at home. Even though this was the beginning of our tour of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Booked here last minute after scrubbing our camping plans due to rain. Simply phenomenal! We loved everything about this place. For the price it was incredible. Kim is super nice and the chalet was well decorated and quite cozy.

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Kim052, Owner at Chalets @ Terraced Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and for staying with us. We are delighted that our weather has returned to its usual spring sunshine and hope that you are enjoying the same on the rest of your trip to New Zealand. More

Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Fantastic quiet rural location within easy reach of Abel Tasman national park and Motueka. The chalet was very well equipped and thoughtfully laid out with every convenience, including free unlimited wifi. A very comfortable base. Kim and John were the perfect hosts and nothing was too much trouble for them. This place is great value. Quite honestly we couldn't believe... More

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Leeds, England
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Really enjoyed our chalet in the mountains. lovely owner, very clean modern chalet with full cooking facilities and close to the centre. it was a great base to explore the nearby attractions. loved it!!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

We found Chalets @ Terraced Gardens to be very clean, extremely comfortable and very well equipped for the self catered traveler. The surrounding area is beautiful and an excellent location for exploring Abel Tasman. Kim the owner was incredibly helpful and friendly and our only regret was that we only booked 2 nights here.

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Address: 133 Dehra Doon Road | Riwaka RD3, Motueka 7198, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Motueka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Chalets @ Terraced Gardens 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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