Useful links to other businesses

Happy Valley Adventures works closely with a wide variety of tourism operators in New Zealand. We have provided links to some of these organisations.


Nelson Animal Farm For the ultimate hands on farm experience.

Pro Karts and Laser Tag Close to Nelson Central – Tahunanui Pro Karts and Laser tag, fun for all ages.

Mini Golf Nelson Nelsons only indoor mini golf.

NZ Eco Tours are based in Nelson and conduct specialist ecology tours for national and international visitors.

Wow MuseumThe World of WearableArt™ and Classic Cars Museum is an iconic ‘must see’ Nelson NZ visitor attraction that celebrates two distinctly different passions. A world class collection of classic cars can be viewed alongside incredible wearable works of art from all around the globe.

The Original Farewell Spit Safari– join us on a leisurely tour of the world famous Farewell Spit.

Wilsons Abel Tasman National Park Enterprises – beaches, bush walks, launch cruises, beachfront lodges, water taxis and sea kayaking.

Aqua Taxis travel all year round en route to the glistening beaches of the Abel Tasman and the splendid Awaroa Lodge and Cafe.

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Nelson Coaches – we are able to meet all your transport needs within the Nelson Region and nationwide.

Hardys Rental Cars is a “customer first” New Zealand rental car/campervan company with a great range of rental vehicles for you to choose from.

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Nelson Accommodation

The Sails -Nelson’s newest luxury motel is unparallelled in quality and price. The Sails Nelson is positioned just 5 minutes walk from the Nelson City Centre and adjacent to all main routes.

Monaco Hotel & Resort – indulge yourself in European style and the charm of the seaside at Monaco Hotel & Resort, Nelson, New Zealand. For business or recreation accommodation Monaco Hotel & Resort is central to all the top of South Island of New Zealand has to offer

Tasman Bay Backpackers Enjoy the unique homely atmosphere and the free chocolate pudding and ice cream.

Cable Bay Holiday Park – discover Cable Bay Holiday Park’s idyllic coastal environment, situated on the historic Cable Station site. Ideal for providing independent and campervan travellers with an opportunity to relax and unwind in a safe, sheltered and peaceful setting.

DeLorenzo’s Studio Apartments Relax in the warmth of 5-Star motel hospitality, right in the heart of Nelson city. Chic, stylish and close to cafes, theatres, galleries, gyms and Nelson’s vibrant shopping centre

Cable Bay Bed & Breakfast offer a small, friendly stay and can cater for a small family, single person or couple. We are only 15 minutes from Nelson city.

Paradiso Offering travellers a home with a vibrant warm atmosphere where many friendships have been made and lots of travel experiences shared.

YHA Nelson Central is a popular, comfortable hostel in the heart of the city. Multishare, family, double twin & ensuite rooms are available.

Awaroa Lodge & Cafe – the perfect base for strolling the beaches and walking tracks, a sea kayak trip, or simply beachcombing in the Abel Tasman National Park.

South Street Cottages is an historic heritage precinct with a distinct colonial atmosphere. By staying in South Street you are transported back 140 years.

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Other links

Nelson Tasman Tourism For Everything Nelson

Trip Advisor –  Read Reviews from other travellers, compare prices and book your Best trip.

Nelson Marlborough Institude of Technology – situated in the heart of Nelson City close to all facilities. All courses are approved for overseas students by the New Zealand
Qualifications Authority.

Nelson English Centre – a school for motivated adult students who are serious about learning English.

New Zealand – scenic South Island.