Large, sunny, arty, private, luxury, child-friendly eco-home - architect-designed, 4 bdrm Copper Gate (+ 3 bdrm Corru Gate #1334; Kissing Gate glamping #38819 - in world's top 14 glamping sites) feature an 'arty' NZ flavour on a farmlet with stunning valley, sea and mountain views. Set in 7 acres of fields and fruit trees near Mapua seaside village, Copper Gate is creatively themed in heritage NZ domesticity yet has smart, ultra-modern design.
French doors open onto decks with gorgeous valley, sea and mountain views beyond. 1 or 3 bdrm options for Copper Gate - close off the other 3 bedrooms and stay in the Paris Suite for a romantic getaway at a reduced rate, yet have sole occupancy of house.
Corru Gate + Copper Gate + Kissing Gate are built with sustainability, family-friendliness and artistic expression in mind. Built as a social enterprise/eco-project, it is one of NZ's most eco of eco-homes. Value the natural environment (open spaces, birds, native trees) and spray-free orchards – grab a lemon for your GandT on the deck, or enjoy a delicious breakfast grapefruit or free-range eggs (in season). PVs, superinsulation and sunny design make this an ideal 1-2 family destination or a romantic haven for 2 (1 bdrm Paris Suite). Children welcome – Copper Gate is fenced and there is a playground, treehut, chickens and tame sheep and SPACE. Owners 90m away for advice. Babysitter list too!
Copper Gate is central for exploration and adventure. Wander our gently sloping farm taking in the views. Cafes/studios 3 mins drive in the seaside village of Mapua - or walk/cycle there. Nearby - beaches, inlet, wharf jumping, cycle ferry/trails. We have electric + standard bikes for the Great Taste Trail. Use our route guides and ample storage. Wineries just along road. Art studios and Nelson potteries 20 min away; Abel Tasman, Kaiteriteri, Nelson 25min; rivers 10 min.
Space, birdsong, stillness, starry skies ... The Gates - your gateway to a great local lifestyle.
View Kissing Gate luxury glamping (1bdrm #38819 - rated in world's top 14 by TripAdvisor) or Paris Suite at Copper Gate (studio). Corru Gate (3 bdrm #1334). Long weekend minimum stay requirements. Enjoy quiet rural life yet 25 min to city and 4 min to cafes, vineyards, studios, golf, village and beaches. Safe/fenced property with that desirable country and coastal lifestyle. Bikes/electric bikes/baby trailer and babysitting available.
Extras: Cleaning (Optional, NZ$95.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$20.00 per night);