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Motueka, Nelson/ Golden Bay





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Property ID: 4565

Property type and description
House - Main residence

Location notes

  • Short drive to the beach
  • Outer city suburb
  • Short drive to a river
  • Short drive to a small village / town
  • Located in forest / bush
  • Short drive to vineyards
  • Short drive to a golf course

Swap parties allowed at this property

  • Singles
  • Couples
  • Couples - Retired
  • Families

Swap periods available

  • School Holidays

Nearest Town / City

Nearest Airport
45 KM

The location shown on this map is an approximate location, not the actual address of the property.

About us

Member ID: 24123

We are a German family of four. My wife and me are both teachers and work in Motueka. Our kids (11,14) both attend the local Steiner school. Our friendly dog Barnie is part of the family and would very much like to join us on our holiday trips. We are a tidy, responsible, non-smoking family.

Our Dream Locations

Some locations we are interested in visiting

Queenstown / Wanaka
All locations in this region
Queenstown / Wanaka

Property description and facilities

Beautifully situated , close to the Abel Tasman Park, located: only a 10 minutes drive to Kaiteriteri and Motuekai, 15 minutes to the Abel Tasman Park , enjoy the seaview and green surroundings, absolute privacy. Warm and nicely insulated house (double glazing), fireplace and HRV. Fully equipped kitchen, dishwasher, washing machine.
There are chickens, sheep and geese on the surrounding vege garden and orchards, a trampoline for the kids (and parents:-)), and great sunny decks to unwind and enjoy the seaview.

  • Bath
  • BBQ
  • Bikes available
  • Deck / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Firewood available
  • Freeview
  • Indoor Shower
  • Insulated house
  • Kids toys available
  • Mobile Coverage
  • Outdoor grassed area
  • Tank water
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Vegetable garden
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood burner

Location description and facilities

Abel Tasman Park, 15 min.
Mapua, Rabbit Island, 20 min.
Nelson, 35 min.
Takaka Hill, Takaka, Golden Bay, 55 min.

Facilities close by:

  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Bush Walking
  • Cafes
  • Cinema
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Gym
  • Hiking
  • Horseriding
  • Kids playground
  • Lawn bowling
  • Parks - Local or regional
  • Public library
  • Public swimming pool
  • Pubs
  • Restaurants
  • River
  • Sailing
  • Shopping
  • Skate park
  • Surfing
  • Swimming beach
  • Tennis
  • Weekend farmers markets
  • Windsurfing

Pets to care for at this property

There may be pets to care for on this property.

10 chickens, don't need much care, just some feeding and fresh water every other day; and please enjoy fresh eggs each day!

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