Situated in Brooklyn. Within 15 minutes' drive, you reach the golden sands of Kaiteriteri Beach with its own mountain bike park. The Abel Tasman Park is on your doorstop for kayaking, great walking and boat cruises.
If it's cafes, award-winning micro-breweries ,real fruit ice-creams you're after, cycle or drive to Riwaka.
Motueka is only a ten minute drive away for restaurants, supermarkets and boutique shopping.