What's Included

As well as a wonderful holiday experience, your journey with us includes:

  • Scheduled coach transfers from and to Motueka or Nelson
  • Scenic cruise along the length of the spectacular Abel Tasman coast.
  • Delicious fresh meals designed by our Chef and prepared by your skilled Lodge Hosts. From lunch on your departure day to lunch on your final day, you are well fed with breakfast (cooked or continental), build-your-own picnic including healthy snacks, fresh fruit and treats, pre-dinner nibbles and 3-course dinner,
  • Accommodation in **share twin/double room with ensuite bathroom, including wonderful hot showers and all bedding.
  • All luggage transfers and luggage storage*. We supply a Lodge luggage bag (yours to keep). You can choose to use your own daypack or borrow one of ours.
  • Track notes and maps. On our Guided trips, share the knowledge and experience of our professional Guides. 
  • Boat back-up to shorten each day's walking or kayaking if required.
  • Kayaking options include top quality kayaking gear, with full instructions and safety brief: stable double kayak, buoyancy aid, spray jacket and dry bags to keep gear dry. (We cannot guarantee to keep delicate cameras or electronic gear dry so these are taken at your risk in the kayak).

**Single travellers might share a room another person of the same gender. To guarantee a room to yourself, a single supplement applies. Please contact us for details.

*If you have extra luggage you are sure will not be needed on your trip with us, and you are staying at the same accommodation before and after your trip, you might prefer to leave your luggage there.

Lodge Facilities:

  • All rooms twin/double with en-suite bathroom
  • All bedding and towels provided
  • Drying room
  • Meals are freshly prepared by your Hosts at the Lodge. Read more about our delicious food.
  • In-House bar serving hand-picked local specialties (alcoholic and carbonated drinks are your only extra charge).
  • Central heating and open fire for winter comforts
  • Beautiful gardens and sun-filled deck with panoramic sea views