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Joya Garden & Villa Studios

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Reviewed April 1, 2013

Words can not explain what a delight this find was. After trawling around Nelson looking for somewhere suitable to welcome my partner to New Zealand with, Joya exceeded every ideal I could have. Natural wood filled GORGEOUS apartment, fully furnished and with absolutely everything we...More

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Response from paulina2009, Owner at Joya Garden & Villa StudiosResponded April 11, 2013

Thank you, thank you! Never read that many superlatives :) Guess it was the company you kept, that really created this 'bliss" But of course I am happy that y Joya contributed to the experience:) Hope to meet again when you next visit these fair...More

Reviewed March 31, 2013

Stayed in a garden villa with its beautifully landscaped gardens and refreshing little pond in front of the porch. The space was more than adequate with kitchen and enough living room. The beds pleasantly comfortable. What makes this bed and breakfast so enjoyable are the...More

Thank Iwannabewhereyouare
Response from paulina2009, Owner at Joya Garden & Villa StudiosResponded April 11, 2013

Thank you for this kind review. Glad to have been of service :) You were good company as well. I enjoyed our conversations and wish you all the best. Warmly, Paulina

Reviewed March 27, 2013

What a lovely and tranquil setting in a superb garden. From the moment we arrived Paulina, owner and hostess, made us feel welcome and comfortable. She is extremely helpful and pleasant. We arrived suffering a bit of jet lag and were immediately accommodated far beyond...More

Thank Don K
Response from paulina2009, Owner at Joya Garden & Villa StudiosResponded April 11, 2013

Thank you for this review. And specifically for the fact that in your experience the lack of an ensuite wasn't a 'deterrant'. For some people it would be, which I understand. Glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for these kind words. Warm regards...More

Reviewed March 27, 2013

If you're looking for somewhere tranquil and beautiful to stay in Nelson, then I wholeheartedly recommend Joya, run by the charming Paulina who could not have been more welcoming and helpful. I stayed here for four nights so that I could do some walking in...More

Thank LaFrost
Response from paulina2009, Owner at Joya Garden & Villa StudiosResponded April 11, 2013

Thanks for your comments! I am glad you enjoyed your stay and appreciate you mentioning the villa room as a nice and comfortable place to come back to after your daily trips through the Abel Tasman. Best and thanks again, Paulina

Reviewed March 24, 2013

Luckily I was upgraded to the Garden Studio as a friend joined for one night... such a gorgeous self contained Studio with its own deck for catching the afternoon sun.. it was a great place for relaxing and replenishing the soul each day after the...More

Thank Megan M
Response from paulina2009, Owner at Joya Garden & Villa StudiosResponded April 11, 2013

I am glad you enjoyed your stay Megan. And I can well imagine it was nice to have the cottage to yourselves for the occasion. Hope to meet you again. Nelson has a lot to offer, as you have noticed. Regards, Paulina

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Refrigerator in room
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$100 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$100 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Choose one of the beautiful garden villas which will be quieter than an upstairs room"
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"There are only a few rooms available. Book ahead to get a one."
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"Cottage has great privacy, wood burning stove, kitchen, and relaxing garden"
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"Ask for a garden studio"
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