New Zealand
On the banks of the Motueka River...

Falcon Brae - Luxury Exclusive use Villa

An exciting new development at Stonefly Lodge, near Nelson and Abel Tasman on the South Island, provides the option of an Exclusive-use luxurious Villa for groups of up to 10 guests (6 adults & up to 4 children) staying in complete luxury, with access to three individual suites and an additional bunkbed room.  Falcon Brae is perfect for multigenerational families or those seeking total privacy.  

“Falcon Brae” Villa is perched on a hilltop high above Stonefly Lodge, with spectacular 360 degree views over the surrounding mountains and the majestic Motueka River below.   The Falcon Brae is 720 sq metres in size, located on 350 acres of property surrounded on two sides by rivers, including a private forest and spectacular native bush walks. 

The architecturally designed contemporary residence, features a large central lounge area with a 5 metre ceiling, sunken bar, mini grand piano, media theatre, commercial kitchen, 3 dining areas and a stunning collection of New Zealand and local art.  Directly in front of the Helipad Terrace, guests can relax in the “Games Den” housing modern gym equipment, pool table, table tennis, darts and a games table. The large deck space overlooks the mountains and river, featuring a pool & outdoor heated spa, barbeque area for outdoor dining and entertaining with a shaded pergola.

The entire Villa can be booked as exclusive use with a private chef, and house staff, offering complete exclusive privacy.  For larger groups, there is the option of renting both the Villa and Stonefly Lodge for a total capacity of 14 adults and 4 children.

As with Stonefly Lodge, the Falcon Brae Villa will be completely off the grid with solar panels providing all the power required. Centrally located between 3 major National Parks the Falcon Brae Villa is an ideal luxury private retreat, of the highest of standards, providing easy access to all the major activities in the Nelson -Tasman Region.


The Villa Suites

Two master suites ranging in size from 124 to 135 sq metres, and a Junior Suite of 55 sq metres will be finished to the highest of standards all with private deck space, full cocktail bar, coffee & tea making facilities, luxurious bathrooms, heated towel rails, spa tub, spectacular fire place, high quality TV and audio system.  For the larger family, a bunk room with ensuite is also available for up to 4 children.

Pool Front Master Suite

The Tasman Suite

Pool Front Master Suite

Perfect for outdoor entertainment . The Tasman Suite opens onto a large expansive lawned area on the northern side of the Villa with easy access to the pool and spa deck with shaded pergola. 

Entrace from the main Pavillion is via the internal gallery.

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The Kahurangi & Motueka Suites

The Kahurangi & Motueka Suites

River View & Hilltop Spa

The Kahurangi Suite consists of luxurious bathroom, large central lounge area and bedroom with private deck leading to a private outdoor hot tub, nestled into the mountain edge on the southern side of the Villa. A sunset setting not to miss.

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The Kahurangi & Motueka Suites

Main Living Area

Falcon Brae

260m2 - Living, dining and expansive outdoor living with majestic views over the mountains and river below.

The central complex adjoining the suites will house the large central lounge area with 5 metre ceiling, sunken bar, media room, commercial kitchen and 3 dining spaces.  The large deck space, spa & pool with a fully equipped entertainment pergola will be a focus for outdoor relaxing.
A separate "Games Den" incorporates a high tech gym, pool table, table tennis and board game facilities.

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