Accommodation

Chelsea House Bed & Breakfast has three spacious guest rooms, with architectural features of the Bay Villa era (1910-1920), each with high, ornate ceilings. Centrally located in Regent, we are a 20min walk in to the centre of Whangarei.

We are fortunate to be the proud owners of our beautiful 100+ year old home - Chelsea House and look forward to sharing this home wth you. It's been a B&B since 1991 and prior to that the well renown Chelsea Tea House and in the 1940's was even a Doctors rooms and surgery.

We are a non-smoking property.

Stay 2 nights and receive a complimentary bottle of wine when you book directly from our site

Ledwith Room

The Ledwith Room (named after past owners of the house) The Ledwith Room has a lovely comfortable Queen bed with quality linen and bedding, electric blanket and an ensuite bathroom.
The Ledwith room is a spacious room with modern decor, wardrobe, ottoman and chair.
French doors open onto a verandah which has wrought iron table and chairs for guests to sit and overlook the beautiful front garden.

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  • Single $NZ120.00 per night
  • Double $NZ145.00 per night

Parihaka Room

The Parihaka Room - This room has been named for its outlook to the Scenic Reserve and Mt Parihaka, 241m above sea level.
The Parihaka Room has a comfortable Super King bed with quality linen and bedding, an electric blanket, desk, ottoman and also has it's own ensuite, decorated in a traditional Villa style. The Parihaka Room features a Bay Villa window with coloured leadlight glass.

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  • Single $NZ120.00 per night
  • Double $NZ145.00 per night

Kauri Room

The Kauri Room - earns its name from the native hardwood timber which the beautiful Villa was constructed with.
The Kauri room is smaller and cosy with twin beds and is suited to children who can share parents ensuite. Please enquire to see if it will suit your accommodation requirements.


Only minutes by car to the Town Basin, with cafes, iSite office and the Hatea Loop walk to enjoy.

Just across the road from Chelsea House is Mair Park. Situated in the Parihaka Scenic Reserve, with walking tracks to the Hatea river, for those with a moderate level of fitness you can climb through the Parihaka Scenic Reserve to the sumit of Mt Parihaka which offers panoramic views over the city and harbour. You can even see Chelsea House.

Facilities for your enjoyment:

  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities and cookies or baking.

  • Lounge with TV, Netflix, DVD Movies, books, games and magazines

  • Free WiFi and office facilities

  • Laundry Facilities

  • Safe on site car parking

  • Courtesy Transport to/from Whangarei airport or bus station

A delicious continental breakfast is served in the dining room consisting of fruit juice, homemade preserves, a choice of cereals and breads, warm filled croissants plus delicious seasonal fresh fruit, yoghurt and tea or coffee.

We welcome your arrival from 3pm or by prior arrangement, please just call to ask if an earlier check in is possible. Departure is by 10am unless alternative arrangements have been made.

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation within 1 day of arrival date and no shows: 100% forfeit of the total booking price.

These cancellation fees are at the discretion of the management and will only apply if we are unable to replace the scheduled booking.