Students have the option of NAC owned and operated onsite accommodation, self-catering, or homestay. All prices stated here are in NEW ZEALAND dollars.

NAC Onsite Accommodation

Located at our training facility at Motueka Aerodrome. All rooms are single occupancy and have new furniture and linen. A weekly cleaning and fresh linen service is provided. Full pastoral care and support is provided as part of your onsite living. 

A separate kitchenette is provided for live-in students to use for lunch and during the weekend. Rent includes power, wireless internet and board (breakfast and dinner, Monday - Friday). Students are to provide their own towels and additional duvets if required. Subject to availability as limited places are available. It is recommended that you secure accommodation early as it can be difficult close to the start date of the course. Please indicate on your enrolment form if accommodation is required at our onsite accommodation.

Price: NZ$300 per week, payable 2 weeks in advance. A one-off refundable bond of 2 weeks rental ($600) is payable on commencement. Minimum occupancy periods apply. Click here for more details.

Private Accommodation

Local families have traditionally hosted our students. All meals are provided and students are made to feel part of the family. Many families are very willing to help new students to adapt to the New Zealand way of life.

Those who choose to find their own private accommodation may choose to move on campus at any stage depending on room availability.

Pricing Approximately NZ$165 to $195 per week.

Self Catering

Furnished flats may be available for self-catering accommodation. Students are responsible for supplying their own bedding and towels etc. Power, internet and telephone are often an additional expense. NAC can provide students with the contact details of various Property Managers.

Pricing:NZ$110 - $130 per week. A bond is usually required.

  • Please note that Nelson Aviation College cannot specifically recommend any individual private or self catering accommodation facility as we have no control over the quality or suitability of these facilities. However, we can provide students with a list of available options in the area.