Panoramic sea views, stunning reflections, water boundary. A welcoming, sunny cottage with a well equipped kitchen, large deck and garden on the shores of Waimea Inlet at beautiful Bronte peninsula.
Wake gently to the happy Tui birdsong. A magical place to take a break, unwind and revive the soul.
Centrally situated for day trips to the famous Able Tasman National Park, walking tracks, boat trips, or eat out at top rated local seaside restaurants in Mapua Village, just minutes away
Especially great for one or two couples.
The surrounding area is abundant in art, wine and café culture. It is within one minute walking distance to Bronte Art Gallery,
4 minutes to Rimu Grove Winery and only six minutes to popular Rabbit Island, Grossi Point and Ruby Bay swimming and picnic beaches.
Centrally positioned for day trips to explore the popular beaches of the Able Tasman Park, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes National Parks.
Enjoy the rivers, walking tracks, swimming, sailing, kayaking, paddle boarding.
Partake in the Great Taste Cycle Trails, Golf, Equestrian Park or markets. Be here for the famous Mapua Easter Fair. At the end of the day, relax or dine at one of the top rated local seaside restaurants that are within minutes of your accommodation.
Estimated driving times from Bronte Peninsula
Mapua Seaside village - 6 minutes
Grossi Point for swimming and boating – 6 minutes
Ruby Bay 7 mins
The Playhouse Café and Theatre – 4 minutes
Rabbit Island swimming and picnic beach – 7 minutes
Richmond - 15 minutes
Motueka - 5 minutes
Nelson airport - 20 minutes
Central Nelson - 30 minutes
Kaiteriteri Beach and Able Tasman National Park - 40 minutes
Entire cottage, garden, plenty of parking and water frontage. Kayaks available.
Interazione con gli ospiti
If required, help will be available for information and enquires by the host owners.
Bronte Tides Cottage Terms
Occupation of the holiday house
As the person making the booking, you are entirely responsible for ensuring that the terms are fully understood and followed by all guests at the property, regardless whether you are there or not. By making your booking you assume total liability and agree to pay for the repair or replacement for any damage to chattels or property.
Use of property
The use of candles inside the property and open fires and fireworks outside is strictly prohibited due to the high fire risk and local council restrictions.
We operate a strict no smoking policy inside the house so that it is a pleasure for all to use.
Out of respect to neighbours’ and other holiday rentals, no parties also. Normal noise courtesy is to be observed after 10.30 pm.
Please note that use of the property is at your own risk; we do not assume liability arising directly or indirectly out of the use and occupancy of the property and recreational equipment or to your personal body.
Although your cleaning fee is included in the nightly rate, we ask you to please keep the cottage in a clean and tidy condition throughout your stay.
Arrival and departure times
Bronte Tides Cottage will be available for your occupation and enjoyment from 3pm to 7 p.m. on the day of arrival unless otherwise arranged and must be vacated by 10.00 a.m. on the day of departure. The key can be picked up from the friendly owners who are nearby.
We have lived in this wonderful area for a large part of or lives. We own and manage Bronte Art Gallery and our much visited studio and showroom gallery.
After traveling extensively, we feel you too will enjoy a relaxing stay in the cottage.