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Palms Nelson

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Nestled in the heart of Nelson, New Zealand.The Palms Motel offers you modern, luxury apartments, with a choice of studio, executive or family suite accommodation.Set in landscaped grounds and located close to all local amenities, the Palms Motel gives the holidaymaker or business person the ideal home away from home. 28 Luxury Units/Apartments22 x Studio units: Floor area - 29 sq. metres each4 x 1 Bedroom luxury suites: Floor area - 36 sq. metres each2 x 2 Bedroom family units: Floor area - 73 sq. metres each Room Amenities:• Spa Baths (in 1 bdrm & 2 bdrm suites) • Sky TV • Kitchens in all Units • King & Queen size beds • Electric Blankets • Iron/ironing boards in all units • Satin-jet showers with massage • Hair dryers • Double glazed windows • Direct dial phones with modem access. Wireless internet available throughout complex • Recliner chairs and large flat screen LCD TVs in all units (in the lounge and for your convenience a smaller flat screen TV is located the bedroom)The fully fenced salt-swimming-pool is solar heated in summer and features a safe toddler’s pool. Also in the pool area is a large electric barbecue and dining area to use at your leisure. There is a guest laundry, plenty of off road parking and we are adjacent to many recreational facilities, for example there is a Supermarket directly across the street, along with Nelson Public Library and the famous Nelson Saturday Market is just 2 minutes walking distance. We are located just 100m from Nelson’s central shopping area with an abundance of choice for cafes restaurants and shopping. Tahuna Beach is just 5 minutes’ drive away.Your Host Cheryl has more than 20 years’ experience in the hospitality industry and understands travel and holiday needs intimately. Her aim is to make your stay comfortable and memorable for all the right reasons.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Dry Cleaning
Tennis Court
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Nice room, reasonable size, clean and well laid out. Really friendly staff on check in and check out. Arrived really early and although my room wasn't quite ready, I was swapped to one that was ready - great service!! Location very handy for town too. Will definitely return.
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This place was clean and comfortable. I used the laundry which was good and cost $2 to wash and $2 to dry.
WIFI was a bit hit and miss. Not sure whether it was because our room was away from the main area.
Supermarket over the road and close to many restaurants.
The rooms have t
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Cheryl was very accommodating. Rooms were clean and tidy. Loved how close the motel was to town (and right next door to a supermarket!) and the water pressure in the shower was good! Would stay again.
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Response from Palmsmotel5, Owner at Palms Nelson
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you we try our best to make your stay with us memorable.
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Very clean & tidy motel. Good value for money.walking distance to main shopping area, supermarket & takeaway restaurants. Nice friendly staff. Only spent one night there but would've liked to have stayed longer.
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Response from Palmsmotel5, Reception at Palms Nelson
Responded 17 Sep 2018
Thanks Harrilyn for your awesome review. So pleased you found everything to your liking and enjoyed your stay in Nelson. Hope to see you again in the future.
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Nicely located on the edge of town, this suited our needs for a one night stay.
Owner was polite and welcoming. The room was clean and tidy. Bed was comfy, small kitchenette with good facilities.
Only a small comment, we could have done with a tea towel, which of course we coul
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Response from Palmsmotel5, Owner at Palms Nelson
Responded 9 Aug 2018
Thanks Regs0985. Apologies for forgetting to put the tea towel in your room. Glad that you found everything else to your liking.
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clean, modern units
Room and kitchen
"There's a nice view of surrounding landscape from 2nd floor units"
"room 18 was great for comfort and away from pool and road which might be a bit noisier."
"Lower level rooms seemed very roomy."
"Top floors best views"
"poss 1st floor is best but all are very nice."
US$122 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
palms hotel nelson
New ZealandSouth IslandNelson-Tasman RegionNelson
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