- Nelson is paradise, particularly in summer so make sure you book ahead where possible.
- It's well worth hiring a kayak and heading over to the Abel Tasman National Park. There are many beautiful, sheltered coves waiting for you to discover.
- The marble karst on Takaka Hill was used by Peter Jackson in the Lord of the Rings films as Chetwood Forest.
- The Nelson region rivers are good for trout - ask one of the locals for their best spot.
Jasons has a great range of accommodation available throughout Nelson. Take your pick from hotels, motels, serviced apartments, lodges, resorts and business accommodation with conference facilities. You will also find camping & holiday parks, bed and breakfasts and backpackers plus a selection of accommodation close to the airport if it's a fleeting visit.