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Nelson Saturday Market

| Montgomery Square, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-546 6454
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I wish we'd stayed longer

We were in Nelson for the weekend and came across the market. I wish we'd made more time to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alice S
Wellington, New Zealand
Great buzzy atmosphere, even in the middle of winter

This market always provides a good selection of local arts and crafts, fresh and local produce, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wellington, New Zealand
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“fresh produce” (19 reviews)
“great market” (14 reviews)
| Montgomery Square, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-546 6454
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Nelson for the weekend and came across the market. I wish we'd made more time to look around the stalls. Amazing crafts, friendly people, tasty food - the best market I've been to in a long while.

1  Thank Alice S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This market always provides a good selection of local arts and crafts, fresh and local produce, and great food. Even bigger and better in summer, it's still worth a visit in the middle of winter. First stop - hot, freshly caramelised nuts, to consume as...More

Thank candsnz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not being a major fan or markets, I was dragged here reluctantly. And it was a bit of a surprise. I normally think of markets as stalls with stuff not worth buying, people wandering around all over the place stopping at inopportune times, fresh fruit...More

Thank gfsc5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here while on a road trip with aged Father. I was looking for a gift to take back to wifey back in England. Was bit disappointed and came away empty handed.

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We went with the idea of getting a wedding present. We did not succeed with that goal even though there were many great products. We sampled the local fare - fabulous. One of us got a massage - felt much more relaxed after that. Generally...More

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed wandering around the different stalls and try all sorted of yummy food and see beautifully handcrafted things. Great that most of the stalls had eftpos available so you don't miss your just because you don't have cash on you!

Thank Isabell8785
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

In the middle of winter, in the rain, this place was still still busy. A bit more variety in the vendors would have been nice; it was almost exclusively artisan craft and local food. I guess that's to be expected with a smaller market like...More

Thank NKean
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

So many stalls here. Lots and lots. Bits of everything. Was very popular. Lots of people. Great place to find a Christmas present or gift for someone. Something for everyone

Thank 546sherrid
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Quality on offer is superb. Atmosphere is wonderful. A unique and quality experience. There are things here that you can't see anywhere else. Wonderful experience.

Thank Simon O
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, very affordable and lots of fresh products as well as arts and crafts. The best thing is, there are no loooong lines like some bigger city markets. Some stands were a little too "gluten free, dairy free, vegan etc etc", but there are...More

Thank Lucy C
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Response from Stormpipes | Reviewed this property |
Hi, parking is all around, some free some you pay but even then its cheap and i think the first hour or two is free on the meter anyway.