We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Split Apple Lodge

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Split Apple Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

140 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 107: English reviews
New Zealand
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Lodge is midst of a impressive scenery. It doesn´t matter which room you have. The views are amazing on both sites. If you like to watch the sunrise in the morning without getting out of your bed then the seaside rooms are perfect for you. If you like a sublime scenery, take the mountain view rooms. You can also... More 

Helpful?
Thank Vivien S
Nelson, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I just spent a weekend at the Split Apple Lodge. The lodge is situated on top of a hill, with beautiful views across Tasman Bay all the way over to the Abel Tasman National Park. Beaches of Kaiteriteri, Marahau and Split Apple Rock are nearby. There is no public transport to the lodge, but this is common... More 

Helpful?
Thank rbollongino
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is not more to say about Split Apple Lodge than it's an amazing place to stay. The stunning view is just overwhelming, sea in the front and the wide forest in the back. I had a pleasant stay with my wife. The great hospitality of the owners makes you feel rather like a friend than a guest. This place... More 

Helpful?
Thank Benedikt M
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have spent 2 nights at Split Apple Lodge. The lodge is perfectly located near Abel Tasman National Park and has spectacular views in every direction. We stayed in a room with sea view, which is highly to recommend. You can enjoy the view even when laying in bed. The rooms were exceptional clean and beautifully furnished. For brakefast they... More 

Helpful?
Thank steph_asmo
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Split Apple Lodge for 3 nights and didnt want to leave! I couldnt fault anything while we were there. We travelled with our 3 month old baby and it was our first trip away from home. Franzi and Daniel were incredibly hospitable and helpful. When we arrived they had set up a baby bed, and brought us... More 

Helpful?
Thank Laf_Dupe
Cranleigh, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

I had high expectations and Split Apple did not disappoint. Location, views, hospitality - this has everything one could ask for. We even were invited to help ourselves to a beer after a hot journey, Definitely one of the best stays in a wonderful holiday in New Zealand.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
Thank Rick W
Salem, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We had a wonderful stay at the lodge. It is the perfect place for relaxation, star gazing, and it is centrally located to Able Tasman area. The rooms / lodge were spotless, the host was a great breakfast cook! Overall, it was a good value for the dollar.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
Thank MLWSalemva
London
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Situated up in the hills the Split Apple Lodge has wonderful views (go for the sea view rooms if you can), is spotless, lovely well appointed rooms and run by a charming and helpful couple. Although walking into Moteuka is not practical, it's a five minute drive down a quiet road with great scenery. We would not hesitate to stay... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
Thank AndyNLondon
Home uk
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

What a super surprize when we reached the top of the road , more like a mountain lodge with so much spaces indoors and out. Very friendly hosts giving advice for out trips and offering super breakfast around a large table which made for a very social start to the day

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Helpful?
Thank ROY M
Blenheim, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Best place we've ever stayed at! The hosts are so friendly and welcoming. Spotless clean room and en suite with beautiful toiletries. The breakfast was a surprise, fresh and healthy. The sun streamed into the lounge area in the morning that had been warmed by a lovely log heater the previous evening.

Helpful?
Thank Jenny S
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

58 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (53)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (26)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Kaiteriteri
0.9 mi away
Split Apple Retreat
Split Apple Retreat
#1 of 2 in Abel Tasman National Park
5.0 of 5 stars 101 reviews
11.4 mi away
Peppers Awaroa Lodge
Peppers Awaroa Lodge
#2 of 2 in Abel Tasman National Park
3.5 of 5 stars 235 reviews
22.1 mi away
The Sails Nelson
The Sails Nelson
#1 of 42 in Nelson
5.0 of 5 stars 578 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
14.7 mi away
Ratanui Lodge
Ratanui Lodge
#1 of 3 in Pohara
5.0 of 5 stars 224 reviews
1.2 mi away
Kimi Ora Eco Resort
Kimi Ora Eco Resort
#1 of 1 in Kaiteriteri
4.5 of 5 stars 283 reviews
1.3 mi away
Torlesse Motels
Torlesse Motels
#3 of 7 in Kaiteriteri
4.5 of 5 stars 130 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Split Apple Lodge, nestled amongst five acres of tranquil bush just ten minutes drive from either beautiful Kaiteriteri Beach or the splendour of Abel Tasman National Park. Enjoy the breathtaking views over the Tasman Bay right up to the night lights of Nelson, walk through the park setting gardens and enjoy the retreat. Split Apple Lodge offers boutique and unique accomodation for New Zealand travellers who expect the most on their precious journey. At 100 metres above sea level we have breathtaking views from every window. Emphasis is placed on tranquillity, and we invite you to walk around the property, enjoy the park-like setting with breathtaking views, step back to a mediation area or simply relax on the extensive deck with a glass of wine and some local cheese. To ensure the comfort of our guests there is a separate guest entrance, lounge, dining area and private decks. Guests enjoy a separate lounge and dining area with tea and coffee facilities. FREE WIFI and fax. Guest TV, CD, and DVD Player. Large guest deck with separate seating areas. ​6 bedrooms (double, twin) including one disabled room, our lodge can accommodate 12 guests in total. All our rooms have en suites and spectacular views of either the sea or the mountains. Sea view rooms also have doors opening onto semi-private decks. All rooms have en suite bathrooms and either sea- or mountain views. The sea view rooms come with a private balcony. Goose down duvets and duck down & feather pillows ensure a good night's sleep. All rooms have ceiling fans, hair dryers, heaters, electric blankets and clock radios.  We serve a continental breakfast including a choice of cereals, freshly baked croissants and fresh local fruit in season. We do cater for all dietary needs on request - we bake our own (gluten free) bread and serve homemade marmelade.  For dinner, there are restaurants and takeaways in either Kaiteriteri or Marahau, plus a small general store in Kaiteriteri. In shoulder seasons & winter we're happy to cater dinner (please enquire). Enjoy a glass of wine while relaxing on the spacious deck, watching the sunset. Or when it's colder, snuggle up next to a warm fire in the guest lounge.  EVENTS At Split Apple Lodge you will meet an experienced team to accomodate all your requests. Individual weddings, family gatherings, customized functions and events, seminars, corporate events, business venue options and themed group accommodation such as sporting, mindfulness or leisure. Full catering available on request. Nelson Airport & Motueka Shuttle available on request. Fully organized vacation including all touristic attractions can be booked in advanced and scheduled to your convenience. Whatever you need - please talk to the team at Split Apple Lodge and we will find a way to make you happy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Split Apple Lodge

Address: 370 Kaiteriteri-Sandy Bay Road, Kaiteriteri 7197, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Kaiteriteri
Price Range: $114 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your Split Apple Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay