Winner of the prestigious Nelson Region "House of the Year 2007" award and a qualmark rating of 4+ you can be sure of a perfect stay with us. Accent House compliments elegant design, with beautiful vista and light, bright airy rooms. You can enjoy a walk around the property's 5000msq professionally landscaped gardens. In the privately owned gardens you will also find a timber walkway, a little bubbling boulder waterfall and a special place for all to enjoy the serenity of the private lagoon. Alternatively if you prefer some activity you can always enjoy a game of Giant Garden Chess or Pentaque Bowls!

Just a couple of minutes walk of your award winning accommodation is the beautiful coastal village of Mapua with its many cafe's, wharf side restaurants, craft studios as well as a famous ice cream parlour. If you time your stay just right you can enjoy one of the spectacular music events held in the village or perhaps even be amazed at the famous annual Giant Pumpkin Competition (see our activities page)!

Within a short drive you can also experience the many perfect swimming and surfing beaches, be exhilarated by river kayaking adventures and skydiving, visit award winning wineries or simply be amazed at the lush bush of Able Tasman, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes National Parks.

With all this so near by it makes Accent House your perfect base to explore the wonders of the Nelson-Tasman Region!