Appleby House and Rabbit Island Huts

Perfect for combining meetings, retreats and accommodation

Appleby house and Rabbit Island Huts

Located on the Waimea Plains, 20 minutes drive from Nelson, 10 minutes drive from Mapua, 300 metres off the Nelson Tasman Great Taste Trail. Situated on 25 acres of Waimea Plains farmland, with 360 degree views of the Mt Arthur ranges, Richmond Hills and Waimea Estuary.


The property comprises of Appleby House (five bedroom & 3.5 bathrooms), large, contemporary luxury home, Rabbit Island Huts – six very special Huts and Rabbit Island Glamping (1 glamping tent/luxury camping) + the banquet hall, suited to groups of 10 to 60 for meetings, yoga, weddings. Designed as a blank canvas so you can create your own magic.


Suited to groups who want to come together for meetings, retreats, weddings. Or special get togethers.


Unlimited parking, add a marquee, fly in your helicopter. So much to offer.


Suited to 16 individuals staying or 14 couples.

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Phone: 027 6632 639

Address: 305 Redwood Road, RD1, Richmond, Nelson


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