Fantails Heaven Nelson | Quiet SkySport Breakfast

We feel lucky to be able to enjoy our home in this peaceful neighbourhood for the last few years, and now would love to share our experience of serenity with our guests.

Please read description and House Rules before booking, your comfort is important to us, so have a feel of our place and what we offer.

The Guest Suite

Our sunny and spacious guest suite has a lush, serene peaceful and quiet surrounding, with birds chirping in between trees. A restful ambiance after hectic days venturing Nelson region.

Ideal for solo business traveller, hospital professional, or couple on holiday. It is private, with ensuite and off-street parking.

Strategically located in Nelson City, it is in between Nelson Airport and Nelson Central, across the Hospital, yet out of constant hustle and buzzle of CBD.

Equipped with medium fridge, microwave, toaster, coffee/tea facilities, unlimited Wi-Fi, scrumptious Continental breakfast basket, Android TV with SkyGo Sports.

The space

Our Guest suite and location is perfect for people who value their independence.

Your private corner is away from the main house, with view down the hill and Bishop's Chapel on the background. Wake up looking at blue sky and greeneries.

Nelson's popular cycling & walking tracks “The Grampians” is right behind our neighbourhood (see tracks map on the Photo section).


Hosts live on-site in Main House, but out and about.

We provide you with Self Check In facility; we will visit and greet you in between time.
You are most welcomed to come up and say hi when you arrive or in your free time.
Our gregarious black Spoodle will happily say hi to you too.
Feel free to ask, we would love share info and answers questions about Nelson in general, activities, places to eat, etc.

Guest access

Your space is located downstairs, with its own entry and patio.
Garden table and chairs are provided for outdoor relaxation.

This warm and sunny guest suite has its own ensuite.
With a double bed, very comfortable beddings and four spacious under-bed drawers as storage.

You will have unlimited wireless internet, laptop-friendly modern table and chairs.

Your TV is connected to Android TV Box.
It provides online entertainment, including access to SKY GO with Sky Sports.
User Guide provided in room, and via our online & pdf house-guide.

Continental Breakfast

Breakfast Basket provided for the full length of your stay.
It consist local NZ products:
bread, muesli, yoghurt, milk, juice, jam, butter, variety of seasonal fruits. NZ coffee, varieties of tea, and sugar included.
Note: when booking, please let us know your dietary needs (i.e. Gluten free, no nuts)


While full cooking facilities is unavailable, we are sure our close proximity to City center where you can find cafes, restaurants, and takeaways will be to your liking.

  • Heater with thermostat, and a dehumidifier.

  • Additional Amenities: beside the basics listed, we also provide a beauty mirror, umbrella, and in-house jute-bag for supermarket shopping during your stay.

  • Cleaning products such as dish soap, dish-towels & pad, paper towel, garbage bin liners.

Getting around

Our home in Bishopdale, Nelson South is strategically located.

Airport SuperShuttle can drop you off/pick you up to/from our place for around $15, hop in them at the airport or you can book in advance (search "SuperShuttle" online).

Nelson iSITE (Information Centre):
It takes 5 minutes drive to Nelson iSite, its café & rental bike all-in-one spot.

- Nelson City Central:
All Parking Machines around city center will provide you with 1st hour free-parking ticket (add coins for extra hours).
- Richmond: parking in Richmond area is free.

If you would like to venture around without car, it is surprisingly easy to hop up and hop-in the BUS to go around Nelson and Richmond area. Some bus allows passengers to place their bike on bus' bike-rack (if available).
Our location is very strategic for this, the bus will drop you off at Caltex Bishopdale Bus stop, just 6 minutes walk from our house.


(To see other recommended places, maps, Adventures Guide, Bus schedule, and so on)
As our booked guest, you will receive a wonderful Hostfully Electronic Guidebook that you can open online, on phone, as PDF file, Print out, or look on our in-room TV.


Nelson-Tasman Region

Type of Accommodation:
Short Term (up to 27 days)
Long Term (28 days +)
We accept bookings through:
Direct Bank Transfer
Hosts Private Website
Guests: 2
Beds: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Property Type: Guest Suite in House
Types of beds: 1 Double bed, with 4 drawers underneath and a bed bench
Basic Amenities:
Self check-in
Private bathroom
Breakfast included
Free parking
Air conditioning
Washing machine
Extra Amenities:
Private entrance
Outdoor space
Hair dryer
Bed linen
Extra pillows
Extra towels
Laundry detergent
Clothes hangers
Indoor fireplace
Conventional oven
Coffee maker
Kettle or Jug
Hob or Cooktop
Dishes and cutlery
Pots and pans
Freeview TV
Sky TV
House Rules:
Quiet hours after 10pm
Strictly no pets
Strictly no parties
Strictly no smoking
Not suitable for kids or infants
Must not exceed maximum occupancy
Visitors welcome but not overnight
Visitors by prior approval only
No cooking of strong smelling food
House Rules (notes): Most of all, we wish you to relax and enjoy your stay. You agree to adhere to, before you book: 1. To thoroughly read our House Rules and Amenities, have a feel and clear understanding of our place. 2. We utilise Self Check-In System. Our Guest Suite and location is perfect for people who value their independence. 3. - We are in a peaceful and private neighbourhood; please be considerate. - No excessive noise, quiet hours between 10pm-8am. - No Parties/gathering/events of any kind. - Only for guests over 21 years of age. - Maximum stay for two pre-registered guests. Access to facilities & stay are for pre-registered guests only. 4. Continental breakfast basket provided for the whole length of your stay. If you stay longer than 3 nights, we will restock your basket mid-week. 5. Living place: - Microwave is for warming food only. - Outdoor footwear not to be worn in the room (shoes rack and coats hanger provided). - This is a no-smoking property. 6. Cleanliness: - Please be considerate and keep your space c
Parking instructions: One Parking access only, on one designated space, and only given to a booked guest. A turn-over bay beside the stairs is not for Parking.
Home Safety:
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Smoke detector (mandatory)
Carbon monoxide detector
Digital security safe
Things to note:
Must climb stairs
Potential for noise
Pet(s) live on property
No parking on property
Some spaces are shared
Surveillance or recording devices on property
During your stay: Expect to have your own space, with help over the phone
Minimum Nights Stay: 2
Check-in time: After 2:00 pm
Checkout time: 11:00 am
The neighbourhood: Kindly follow our neighbourhood's requirement and drive slowly in our street due to pets, hedgehogs and native ground birds around. ##Getting around: Our home in Bishopdale, Nelson South is strategically located. - 8 minutes drive to the Airport (via State Highway 6). - 7 minutes drive to Nelson Central. - a few minutes away to Nelson Hospital (across the road). - 9 minutes drive max. to the lovely Tahunanui Beach. - 11 minutes to Richmond. - 2 minutes into State Highway 6, to venture and experience Rabbit Island, Mapua, Upper Motuere, Motueka, Golden Bay, Takaka and so on.
Details of pets on property: Our gregarious black Spoodle live in Host's living quarter, not yours. If you pop by visiting us upstairs, he will happily say hi to you too.