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Nydia Bay cottage beside the sea in Pelorus Sound

Martin And Sabine User Profile
Martin And Sabine

Nydia Bay cottage beside the sea in Pelorus Sound

Entire cabin
4 guests1 bedroom3 beds1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Your cabin is right beside the sea with a private jetty in our own little Bay.
Cook your own meals in your fully equipped kitchen.
Your hosts Marty and Sabine live closeby
This is a beautiful wild forested place with no roads or cars but rich with birdsong and silence. A great place to relax, swim, fish, walk or row in the bay.

Sea access only.
Pelorus Mail Boat service cheapest option to date charging $40 per person or half price for children 15 yrs or under.
3 other Havelock water taxis.


Indoor fireplace
Hot water

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
2 single beds

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (under 2 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM


10 Reviews

Susan User Profile
March 2018
A beautiful tranquil spot in Nydia Bay to enjoy peaceful mornings, wonderful light on the water, and bird filled evenings. Tucked away with privacy, but great for walking either way in for the Nydia Track. Very atmospheric, and a slice of the history of this Bay. Marty has good …
Kim User Profile
January 2018
From beginning to end this experience surpassed our wildest dreams -from the remote, almost primordial location, to the property, and most importantly Marty and Sabine -all were even more awesome than we were envisioning. Loved the mussels and shellfish straight off the rocks , a…
Lyn User Profile
January 2018
Beautiful location and amazing views! Right next to the Nydia walking track and a great place to explore more of the Sounds by boat. Marty & Sabine were great hosts and it was great to get local knowledge & a few stories. Highly recommended! Would definitely stay again.
Tracy User Profile
January 2018
Very friendly hosts, clean comfortable accommodation. Amazing scenery, bush walks, fishing. A little piece of paradise. If you want a relaxing holiday with a little something extra then Nydia Bay is the place for you.
Rachel User Profile
December 2017
The most idyllic spot to have a time out from busy life! Marty and Sabine have the most beautiful bach on the Nydia Track. My parents got the mail boat in, whilst I walked from Duncan Bay, both of which were great options. Stay for a week!
Peter User Profile
November 2018
Breath taking scenery, fabulous accommodation and wonderful hospitality. The journey in by boat makes this a complete experience. We have just returned from Marty and Sabine’s place after three nights with our two children. We are all overwhelmed by the experience. We were re…
Bethan User Profile
February 2018
Marty and Sabine's place is unique. The Bach is fabulous. It has everything you need and the location is so peaceful and tranquil . We loved it. We spent a week here doing walks to the saddles on the Nydia track, feeding the eel, jogging, rel axing sleeping and cooking and readin…

Hosted by Martin And Sabine

Joined in April 2017
Martin And Sabine User Profile
11 Reviews
Sabine and Marty live in Nydia Bay in the Marlborough Sounds of New Zealand. We have a cottage close to the sea which we offer to guests from all around the world. We live away from roads and services so have our own eco power supply, organic gardens, wood fired heating and coo…
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