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KAHURANGI GATEWAY ... IN THE HEART OF HOBBIT COUNTRY !

Sir Ian McKellen: "I cant believe Nelsonians get to wake up in this paradise every day"

Kahurangi Gateway to Wangapeka Track Leslie Karamea Track Mount Arthur Track  Tablelands Mount Owen Track - Quality Trout Fishing in Wangapeka River Motueka River and Motupiko River ...

* ACCOMMODATION WEBSITE SPECIALS (based on 2 adults sharing):  Quote W14 * 

* MOTELS $77, CABINS $50, SITE CARAVANS $40, POWER/TENT SITES $14 PER ADULT *

* Official Participating Park of the NZMCA Off-Season Discount Deal - details linked HERE *

* PRICES INCLUDE HOT SHOWERS, AMENITIES, FREE WIFI:  Quote W14 *

* SANDFLY FREE ZONE * Eftpos available * Courtesy Coach to/from Tracks and Airport * National Park Hut Tickets and 50K South Island Topo Maps available * Hot Bubble-Jet Spa * WiFi * SAT TV *     No, we're not a Top 10 ... we're much friendlier :-)  

A very warm Tasman welcome awaits you at the top of New Zealand’s beautiful South Island 

Experience traditional, clean and comfortable hospitality, mountain views and rustic charm of this historic fruit-picking facility from years gone by, complete with original buildings including our increasingly famous kitchen, and changed only by the addition of modern motels and conveniences.

Kia-Ora ! This is the Home Page of Tapawera Settle, a friendly family run campground situated in Tapawera village with its supermarket, garage, café, restaurant and pub. Our park is adjacent to the Kahurangi national park and right beside the Motueka river for safe swimming, trout fishing, kayaking, river walks and complete relaxation. Abel Tasman and its beautiful tracks and beaches is around 40 minutes north, and the stunning Nelson Lakes is just 40 minutes to the south. Tapawera itself is located 45 minutes south west of Nelson and is around a 5 hour drive from Christchurch, so a perfect stop-over if you are heading north to Golden Bay.   This site is designed to detail the services and accommodation available for those of  you seeking historic Kahurangi gold mining trails including the famous Wangapeka Track, or those in search of some of the best trout fishing in New Zealand, or maybe just those looking to stop, explore and enjoy this beautiful area and warm sunny climate. Combined with warm southern hospitality we offer above average quality at below average prices.  

 

Open All Year - Tasman Winters are Beautiful


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Abel Tasman NP


Kahurangi NP


Nelson Lakes NP


We are at the Centre of three of New Zealands National Parks: Abel Tasman (top), Kahurangi (centre) & Nelson Lakes (bottom)

Wangapeka Track Made Easy

For the latest from the Department Of Conservation (DOC) click HERE
Nelson-Tasman Doc Alerts click HERE

For the latest from Fish and Game click HERE

For Tapawera weather forecast click HERE

For National weather forecast click HERE

Tapawera Settle is the ideal base for: Kahurangi National Park
Wangapeka Track
Mount Arthur Track and the Tablelands Leslie Karamea Track
Mount Owen Track
Tracks Courtesy Coach available with s/c accommodation

South Island Trout Fishing
Motueka River
Wangapeka River
Motupiko River

Within 45-50 mins drive:
Nelson Lakes NP Abel Tasman NP
 Mt Richmond Forest Park 
Kawatiri Junction 
Nelson & Richmond
Murchison & Motueka 
   

 *** OPEN ALL YEAR *** CAMPING FROM $10PP *** CABINS FROM $25 *** MOTELS FROM $69 ***

To contact us:
Address: Tapawera Settle, 19 Tadmor Valley Road, Tapawera, Tasman 7055, New Zealand
Post: PO Box 21, Tapawera, Tasman 7055, New Zealand
Telephone: +64 (0)3 522 4334  Email:
camping@settle.co.nz