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Rutherford Hotel Nelson

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  • Average16%
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All reviewsshower over the bathlarge hotelgood sizecentral locationnew zealandreception staffbit datedmini barbars and restaurantstrafalgar streetfree wifiappointed roomsa lovely place to staywould stay againcomfortable bedfew minutes walkstayed one night
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Last stay was back in the 1980's but was pleasantly surprised by the quality of this Establishment. Room was of a very high standard and the quality fittings have either stood the test of time or replaced in keeping with original standards. Front desk and...More

Thank lujamesm
Response from RutherfordHotelGM, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded 13 December 2016

Dear Lujamesm, On behalf of Rutherford Hotel, I wanted to thank you for staying with us on your recent trip to Nelson. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It is part of our culture to celebrate success and receiving positive feedback is an...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016

what a lovely place to stay, the rooms are very comfortable and regarding location you couldnt get anywhere closer to town. Staff very welcoming and helpful love the cafe downstairs. Tried both restaurants and the food was great.More

Thank Paula R
Response from RutherfordHotelGM, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded 13 December 2016

Dear Paula R, On behalf of Rutherford Hotel, I wanted to thank you for staying with us on your recent trip to Nelson. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and had the opportunity to try both of our restaurants and our cafe. It...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016

Looks like a 80's office block from the outside, but once you step inside it is a professional welcoming hotel. Rooms were large & clean with good facilities, only concern was the shower over bath which sprayed wildly but lacked pressure. Great location, centre of...More

Thank LFTNZ
Response from RutherfordHotelGM, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded 13 December 2016

Dear LFTNZ, On behalf of Rutherford Hotel, I wanted to thank you for staying with us on your recent trip to Nelson. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that you were able to take advantage of our great location in the heart...More

Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This is the only real hotel in Nelson but it suffers from that fact and the lack of real competition. Whilst the reception area is quite modern the reception. Staff know how to make the checkin process more difficult than it needs to be. Also...More

Thank PJC18
Response from RutherfordHotelGM, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded 13 December 2016

Dear PJC18, On behalf of Rutherford Hotel, I wanted to thank you for staying with us on your recent trip to Nelson and for taking the time to give your feedback. I regret that your experience with the Front Office staff was unsatisfactory. There are...More

Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stayed a number of times at the Rutherford which still leads the way in Nelson, good size warm bedroom on a cold nelson evening, nice and close to the CBD for going out for tea etc, Had breakfast in the morning and again pretty good,...More

Thank Richard W
Response from RutherfordHotelGM, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded 6 September 2016

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Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Free Parking
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Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Minibar
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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$145 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#13 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$145 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Susan C
15 December 2017|
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Response from GaryandLesleyTravel | Reviewed this property |
No self service Laundry facilities
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BELOGAN
7 December 2014|
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Response from AlexanderSiebentritt | Property representative |
We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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BELOGAN
7 December 2014|
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Response from AlexanderSiebentritt | Property representative |
We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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"Higher floors will be quieter of course, rooms facing west might get more road noise"
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"not sure, I think all would be fine"
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"Room overlooking church on hill top"
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"Don't stay here"
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