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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

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Overton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friday visit in early April, pre booked. Great welcome and we were given one of the upstairs rooms. Probably the best of the Motels we stayed on over the two weeks, bathroom and bedroom as separate rooms, corner bath, really nice lounge chairs.

Thank DavidD4204
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Very nicely decorated rooms. The owners are very helpful with things to do and travelling times. Good cooking facilities in the very comfortable room.The motel is close enough to walk to the centre. Some other motels close by and also some used car garages but a good enough neighbourhood.

Thank 404juliej
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We had two nights here. The room was very clean and comfortable. It is a 15 to 20 minute walk into town on a busy road. We had a ground floor room with a small patio. I felt the main room lighting was a bit gloomy and needed to be brighter. The wifi slowed down and lost signal in the...

Thank saf51
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We spent just one night at this very efficient and well-managed motel. The location is great for walking to town for lunch or dinner. The unit, while small, had everything we needed --- a nice shower, a king-sized bed, a little patio outside the room with a pretty garden around it (ground floor is best here, I think). Free parking,...

Thank sophia818
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I just love these light airy motel rooms. I'm just so sick of dated dark and dingy. Please if you're going to rent rooms, don't furnish with nasty old style. This was a normal motel style room but just attention to cleanliness and decor did it for me. Asked for a quiet room and it was. Nice little verandah. Short...

Thank zigzagMandurah
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Excellent choice for our first visit to Nelson. Our room was spotlessly clean and tidy. Lee and Barry were very friendly and accommodating. The location was an easy walk away from the CBD. Nelson is a very nice place to visit in New Zealand. Highly recommended.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It almost seems unfair to review this place and do it justice as we didn't arrive until just before 8:30pm and left again by 9 the next morning. Having said that, the service was very friendly and our room was everything we could hope for. The beds were very comfy, we had TVs with good coverage of channels and we...

Thank Tara W
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The best part of our stay was when the motel cat paid us a visit by coming into our room for scratches behind his ears! Being animal, lovers this was great :) The room was clean and adequate with a lovely bed (the headboard is a nice touch). Our room was fairly priced and had very good wifi that we...

1Thank Sean M
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The suite was more than adequate and the big jacuzzi tub a bonus. What made this a great stay was the service. Lee was there at 7am to help get us on our tour to Abel Tasman! We felt well cared for - and this at a motel. There are other places in Nelson that are closer walking distance to...

Thank LAguy888
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Came upon this place by chance. Excellent location. Close to town. Walked to restaurant for dinner. Very clean and well maintained accommodation. Hosts were very helpful in assisting with local eateries and information. Nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommended.

Thank Joanne255103

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge is a Qualmark rated 4 Star + motel, located in central Nelson city. Our boutique motel has only 10 units, all with kitchen facilities, free high speed WIFI and SKY Guest Select with over 50 channels. Our guests tell us we have a clean and luxurious motel with the most comfortable beds and best showers ever! With the tourist attractions of Nelson and surrounds on our doorstep, Lee & Barry look forward to hosting you and providing for your accommodation needs. For the best rates and no booking fees, book direct! ... more   less 

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Address: 214 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: €77 - €127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Chelsea Park Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Best Western Nelson
Chelsea Park Hotel
Nelson Best Western
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
#3 Business Hotel in Nelson
#4 Family Hotel in Nelson
#7 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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“Ground floor is better... protected views”
sophia818, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you don't do stairs well, or have heavy luggage, it might be best to request a downstairs room.”
974TaraW, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A short walk into town - not much very close by so be prepared for this.”
maddie1964, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book directly with the motel for the best rates.”
thecamerons2016, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you have difficulty in stairs let the owners know.”
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615stephenb, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
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