Bel-Aire Tavern is located on State Highway 6 at 37 Tahunanui Drive, just south of the traffic lights in Tahuna. We are within easy walking distance of the local motels and the Tahuna Holiday Park. Car parking, including a Disabled car park and access, is available at the rear of the Tavern. There is also ample street parking on Tahunanui Drive and Muritai Street.
You can catch Nelson's nBus "via Tahunanui" from Nelson or Richmond CBD. The bus will stop virtually outside. Nelson's "The Late Bus" can take you home at 10pm, 11pm or 1am on Friday and Saturday nights via Richmond to Nelson CBD. From Nelson CBD allow one hour to walk along our stunning waterfront to Tahunanui.
If you wish to cycle, you will find a bike rack just inside our front entrance. Click on the button below for a map and directions to our car park at the rear of the Tavern.
We are open from 3pm Tuesday to Friday and from 1pm Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays. We will be closed on Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Christmas Day. No holiday surcharge. We are licensed until 11pm Sunday to Thursday and until 1am on Friday and Saturday. Off-sales close at 10pm.Our Duty Manager may choose to close the bar earlier. We are closed Mondays over Winter.