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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent three lovely days in Pine Hill Lodge, what a wonderful place! The location is very convenient to explore the area, the scenery is just delightful, the room was very clean, the bed was comfy... But the best was the hosts - so welcoming and hospitable. Thank you very much for the lovely experience.

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Valthe, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were welcomed very cordially by Jeanette, one of the owners of the lodge. The lodge itself is located near Ruby Bay on a working vineyard. The room we had was nice but very sparsely decorated, in fact the only item on the wall was a tv screen, nothing else. Didn't feel warm. But the most annoying thing was the...

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time out to write the review. We have indeed adopted a clean/tidy/minimalist approach in the decoration of our rooms rather than the traditional country cottage style with loads of details. We understand the importance of showing our potential guests what they can expect to see and get in our place when they choose their...

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh what an amazing B&B! Modern luxury in every corner of the home that is surrounded by beautiful vineyards. I stayed two nights in Mapua, host Jeanette and Paul made me feel at home from the moment I arrived, loved staying here. Stunning views over the vineyards and the Tasman Sea, comfy beds and areas to relax. I highly recommend...

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review and sharing those great photos, Ivonne. Sorry I missed you at check out as I had to take our two 'boys' to daycare that morning. I am glad that you had a relaxing time here which is what we aimed at providing our guests. We look forward to seeing you when you...

Hayward, California
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Nelson was our first stop on our 10 day road trip to the South Island and Pine Hill Lodge doesn't disappoint. It's situated in a vineyard (what more can you ask for) and the hosts Jeannette and Paul Chik are so gracious and attentive. Who doesn't want to wake up in a vineyard? Their 2 beautiful dogs are an added...

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing the review so soon after you get home and also to share the lovely photos that you took in the vineyard. We strive to provide a comfortable and relaxing place for our guests to 'recharge' and be able to fully enjoy their holiday here in Nelson and New Zealand. We are very happy that...

Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Beautiful and absolute quiet location in the middle of the vineyards, awesome breakfasts (pancakes, French toast, ...), wonderful hosts and two friendly dogs. It was fun to pick different lettuce varieties from the vegetable garden (a pity the fruit wasn't ready to pick). We hope to return one day.

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review! It has been one of our goals to grow vegetables for our guests to pick to compliment their meals while appreciating the serenity in the vineyard. We have already tried a few years but this is only the first year that we manage to have something to be picked at the right...

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

I stayed with a friend at Pine HIll Lodge in December '16 and it couldn't have been lovelier! We moved out of our hotel in Nelson in search of a place that would be closer to Kaiteriteri beach and wine tasting. Pine Hill Lodge far exceeded our expectations. The setting is beautiful, the rooms are clean and modern and very...

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review! As a newbie in running a B&B and having started everything from scratch, it is very encouraging to know that you liked what we have put together and enjoyed your stay here. We are here to help you enjoy Nelson and the surrounding areas and I am glad we have been able...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 January 2017

this was everything and more than we expected. Jeanette and Paul were so lovely to meet and deal with , They went out of there way to make us feel welcome and I am sure if we needed anything more they would have done it ! The rooms were lovely and the service they provide was also excellent. Breakfast was...

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the lovely review. We sat out to provide a place for our guests to relax and unwind and we are happy that we manage to do that for you. It is our pleasure hosting you and hope to see you again when you visit the region next time.

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

With views that ooze romance, this working vineyard for our honeymoon , which looks out to sea, was a treat made even sweeter with surprise cherries from a local orchard, home baking and luxuriant breakfasts swiftly devoured. We watched stars pop out from our jacuzzi observatory with the darkening of night. This was the perfect base to explore the region...

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review! This is a lovely part of New Zealand and we are keen to show our guests the beauty of the region.... little light pollution, great fresh produce, natural beauty and shear tranquility. We are excited you have chosen to stay with us during your honeymoon and even more excited to know that...

Sittard, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Jeanette and Paul were very hospitable and we really liked our stay at their beautiful vinyard. Really enjoyed our breakfast that was served on our own patio! The surroundings were great and it was close to town and sea.

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Jeanette C, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the lovely review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you when you visit the area again in the future. Have a very merry Christmas and prosperous New Year!

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We can not thank Paul and Jeanette enough for their amazing hospitality. They made our stay most enjoyable. The suites were immaculate, with all the amenities you could ask for. Pine Hill Lodge has a beautiful setting and grounds. We highly recommend it to all. It will be our place to stay when we return to Mapua. Neil and Carole...

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Jeanette W, Owner at Pine Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review! It was delightful hosting you and your friends. We were very excited to see you all had a good time in the hot tub, having cheese and wine on the patio and having breakfast under the sun in the courtyard as being able to provide a venue for people to enjoy their...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the tranquillity of Pine Hill Lodge which sets amongst rows of vines and the undulating hills of Nelson’s Ruby Bay. It is an ideal location for relaxation and rejuvenation. We are only 30 min away from Nelson town and all the major wineries in the region. Cycling, bird watching, golfing, hiking, skydiving are all at your doorstep. World famous Abel Tasman and Kahurangi National Parks are both less than an hour away. We have two king bedrooms and one superking bedroom (which can also be converted into a twin bedroom), all equipped with Sealy Spinecare Supreme bed, fitted with luxurious Egyptian cotton bed linen. All rooms feature an en-suite and one of the guest rooms is wheelchair friendly with grab rails and a seat in the shower for complete safety and accessibility. There is also a kitchenette in each room. Complimentary wireless broadband Internet access is available in all rooms and all open guest areas. There is a guest-only 39-jet spa pool in the vineyard and on-site massage by qualified massage therapists can be arranged.Pine Hill Lodge invites you to stay and enjoy the peace and serenity our location offers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pine Hill Lodge

Address: 112 Pine Hill Road, Ruby Bay, Mapua 7173, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Mapua > Ruby Bay
Price Range: $203 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pine Hill Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All rooms have a beautiful view overlooking the vineyards and the Tasman Sea and come with individual patios.”
 of 5 bubbles vamig1966, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good!”
 of 5 bubbles Pete_Searle, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely, we had the Chardonnay room which is nearest the spa pool.”
 of 5 bubbles danak256, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“This is a wonderfully small B&B with only 3 guest suites, which ever room you get i'm sure will be perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles TazzaG7, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles chrissB1253HV, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
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