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The Sands Nelson

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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After taking our order for dinner the wait staff came back explaining that the meals we ordered were unavailable. The Thai salad had soggy blackened leaves in the mesclun mix and was very sweet. My partners side salad was the same. Indoors was very hot,...More

Thank Pam R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family of five stayed a week in the 3 bedroom, 3 bath penthouse. Unit 309. Huge living area , modern appliances and very quite considering how close to the main road it is . Neville the manager is fantastic! He Even got me a...More

Thank Twochilledoutkiwis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has a good location, half way to everything. The plus points are its a nice unit, with a nice view. Down side is nobody comes in to service the apartment - you pretty much throw your own rubbish out, dishes etc and keep the...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the start of our South Island adventure and ruined us for the rest of the trip with the standard that was set. We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment and Neville was a fantastic host and got us settled in. Rooms are clean,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit in a week catching up with different family & friends at the beach, so happy to be able to get gluten free fish & chips for the coeliac members of our family! Brilliant service with a smile and the best food 😁🐟🍟...More

Thank Jess_Dervin
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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$148 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (27)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"best views facing the beach with balconies and outdoor seating."
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"Definitely Beachfront apartment"
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"Get a room on the main strip so you can look out onto the beach!"
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"Can not make any suggestions here."
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