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Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

Wanted to say a big thank you to Maureen for opening her house to use for our small wedding. The house and food provided was wonderful and beautifully presented on both accounts. We thoroughly enjoyed having our wedding at White on Haven and the service and help for Maureen was above and beyond. Thank you again for helping make our... More 

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Thank MadameALL
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Reviewed 4 April 2014

My husband and I stayed at White on Haven in February 2014 and were so pleased with every aspect of our visit there. The house is absolutely beautiful, very modern and clean, and the accomodations were comfortable with a lovely bedroom and bathroom with a walk in shower. Maureen is an excellent cook and our 2 breakfasts there were our... More 

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Miller Place
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Reviewed 15 January 2014

Our road trip along the Northern Coast was highlighted with our stay at Maureen's Gleaming Gem, that overlooks the entire Nelson Bay Region. Massive shipping harbor with so much to look at. Spectacular views from every area of the property. Our hostess Maureen, suggested so many things for us to do; however we were all so content to relax on... More 

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Thank Eugene M
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 21 June 2013

Maureen and Alan, Thank you for being wonderful hosts! Truly beautiful place to stay and fantastic views of Nelson from the terrace. Maureen was more than helpful to suggest things to do in Nelson, booked us dinner at places and even checked the daily weather before we headed out for our daily drives. The B & B is exceptionally clean... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 16 November 2012

We stayed at white on haven in Feb 2011 with our friends after 5 days walking the Queen Charlotte Sounds. This B and B is outstanding! Accommodation is world class, as is the dinner Maureen prepared for us that night. Both Maureen and Allan are the perfect hosts, giving advice and helpful suggestions as this was our first trip to... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 November 2012

We had a lovely surprise when we arrived at White on Haven as we where expecting the usually B&B experience but it was far from that. The accommodation was lovely, nothing was a bother to our hosts and we where very comfortable. If we return to sunny Nelson we would love to stay again and would definitely recommend them to... More 

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Port Perry, Canada
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Reviewed 1 November 2012

Not only were Maureen and Alan the perfect hosts welcoming and friendly, the meals were wonderful and the view from the from the deck amazing. Maureen was really helpful with suggestions of places of interest to see in and around Nelson. Would definiately return.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
White on Haven is situated within a gentle 20 minute walk into Nelson central city. We offer two rooms each with comfortable double beds and quality linen in both. Rooms open out onto a balcony with views of the famous Boulder Bank and Nelsons Beautiful Tasman Bay. Breakfast is included in our price and We have in-house chef who has completed exams to a high level and will cater for you should you wish. Nelson offers some of the best local produce and wines and these are sourced for you. Our standards here are more than just Bed and Breakfast - we make your stay with us outstanding. If you have a special/secret occasion we can be discrete and make your weekend truely special with us. The stunning views from the Balcony make this a beautiful wedding location and we can cater for up to 50 guests either outside or inside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White On Haven

Address: 6 Havenview | Walters Bluff, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: €167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“There are only 2 rooms with a shared bath. I do not think that they book both rooms unless couples know each other. We were the only ones staying there and it worked beautifully!”
 of 5 bubbles susubme, 4 Apr 2014 | Read review
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