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The Blue Moon B & B

Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
  • 13 May 2015
    “Serene and Romantic”
  • 3 Mar 2015
    “Spacious Room”
57 School Road Riwaka, Motueka 7198 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Once in a blue moon you find somewhere different... luxuriously spacious and sunny guest room with king size bed, en-suite including large, circular sunken bath with overhead shower, kitchen/dining area with More microwave, fridge, tea/coffee making facilities etc, wood burning stove, peaceful garden setting, separate entrance and off street parking. A continental breakfast tray is provided to your room the night before, allowing you to wake and eat at your leisure, or choose our room only option and self cater or eat at the many cafes in town nearby. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine and relax. A great place to base yourself to visit the local sights. Only 5mins drive from Motueka, 10mins from Kaiteriteri beach, 20mins to the start of the Abel Tasman National Park, 45mins from Nelson and 1hr from Golden Bay. Walk to the nearby estuary and sea for sunsets and birdlife. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$145 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Motueka
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57 School Road Riwaka, Motueka 7198 New Zealand
Getting there
Nelson Airport31 km
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Room & Suite (13)
Dining (1)
Reviews (40)
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Reviewed 14 May 2015

The Blue Moon B&B is gem of an accommodation. We (my wife Sanchita and I) were in New Zealand for 15 days. We covered most of both the islands and stayed at various accommodations which included hotels, serviced apartments, motels, huts and B&Bs... and then...More

Thank VikasYadav1211
Response from Jane B, Owner at The Blue Moon B & BResponded 19 May 2015

Thank you Vikas for taking the time to write such a wonderful review, it's so nice when people really enjoy their stay as much as you have. Thank you also for sharing your photos. It was a pleasure to meet you and Sanchita and I...More

Reviewed 3 March 2015

Very spacious, romatic room with good bathroom. The only thing that not satisfied is the hot water, if you want to take a bath with the bathtub first, and then take a shower, you may need to wait for some time during bathtub and the...More

Thank carol b
Response from Jane B, Owner at The Blue Moon B & BResponded 5 March 2015

Thank you Carol for taking the time to write a review and I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. I'm sorry the hot water ran out so that you were unable to take a shower afterwards but as you can appreciate the bath is unusually large...More

Reviewed 25 February 2015

Lovely spacious room equipped with everything you need. Excellent location (easy drive to beautiful Kaiteriteri Beach) with plenty of privacy. Comfy bed and luxurious bathroom - the sunken bath is a real treat. The bathroom is almost at the end of a hallway so not...More

Thank Amber_owen
Response from Jane B, Owner at The Blue Moon B & BResponded 5 March 2015

Thanks Amber for taking the time to write a review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay in the area and hope to see you again one day. All the best.

Reviewed 11 February 2015

What a lovely stay, the very large bedroom/living/kitchen area was beautifully designed and the bathroom was a special treat. We had the use of a private area of the garden with plenty of comfortable chairs and an excellent BBQ. Jane was very friendly and helpful...More

Thank PAW743
Response from Jane B, Owner at The Blue Moon B & BResponded 13 February 2015

Thanks so much for finding the time to write a review, it was a pleasure to meet you and I'm so glad you received the parcel - thanks for the postage money! Glad you enjoyed your stay and I hope the rest of your trip...More

Reviewed 2 January 2015

We stayed at the Blue Moon for 4 nights after Christmas. In one word: perfect! Now some more words: The appartment is very spacious and looks even better than on the pictures. You can feel the love in all the great details. The place has...More

Thank JBausHH
Response from Jane B, Owner at The Blue Moon B & BResponded 13 February 2015

Thank you so much for your wonderfully detailed review, highlighting the good points about the accommodation and the Riwaka Hotel events! I was happy to be able to help you get there and so glad you enjoyed your stay. I hope the rest of your...More

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