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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights having been recommended this motel by a friend. From our first enquiry, which was answered promptly, to our final interaction (they rang me after we left because we'd left our phone charger behind) the service was spot on. Enquiries about places to eat and whether the Suter gallery upgrade had been completed (yes) were answered...

Thank Catherine L
PalazzoMotorLodge, Owner at Palazzo Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us we really appreciate it. As new owners we have been busy updating our rooms to ensure you have a comfortable stay. Hopefully we will see you back in Nelson sometime for another stay. Have a lovely Christmas. Kind regards Jenny & Murray

Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Stayed 3 nights during a 6 week trip round New Zealand. A great base for Nelson and area - short walk into town centre - clean and modern with all the facilities. Best of all was the fantastic customer service from the hosts - very friendly and so helpful. Many thanks!

Thank Wendy S
PalazzoMotorLodge, Owner at Palazzo Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. As new owners it's great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. As you say the location is great being so close to the city centre and some really great restaurants and cafes. Have a very merry Christmas. Kind regards Jenny & Murray

Reviewed 11 December 2016

Very nice place to stay handy to city centre. The stand in manager "Stacie" was very helpful and made our trip a pleasure. Would highly recomend this Motel to any traveller for comfort cleanliness and customer service.

Thank sukcir
PalazzoMotorLodge, Owner at Palazzo Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your stay at Palazzo we really appreciate it. As you say it's very handy to the city centre. We are very lucky to have Stacie as a relief manager and we will pass on your comments to her. Have a great Christmas. Kind regards Jenny & Murray

Oviedo, Florida, United States
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here after completing the Heaphy track and it was the perfect place to relax and recover. The room was clean, the bed comfortable, and the location was excellent- close to everything. The owner was very sweet and helpful. I would highly recommend this motel.

Thank Cindy H
PalazzoMotorLodge, Owner at Palazzo Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Cindy. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We have recently upgraded our bedding so it is great to hear you were comfortable. We appreciate you taking the time to do a review for us. Have a very merry Christmas. Kind regards Jenny & Murray

Reviewed 24 November 2016

The hotel is on a fairly busy road but this wasn't an issue. Short walk to restaurants and bars. The room was very clean and well appointed with a comfy bed and jacuzzi bath. Owners were very nice and we would stay here again.

Thank Mark H
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were disappointed that the book now, no refund fee paid through Booking.com was too much for such an advance booking. It is a risk to do this unless you know you are getting a good deal. We didn't get a good deal. $380 for two nights was charged to my visa at time of booking, months in advance and...

1Thank Maria H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We are an older couple who look for comfort and convenience with our accommodation and we found it with this motel. The room was large and airy and the bed comfortable and the wifi good. We were only going to stay one night but had to stay an extra night because of a severe earthquake hitting the islands. Managers Jenny...

Thank morswazza
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Only stayed one night but this motel met all of our needs. Good price ($145nz) close to restaurants (5min walk) etc and easy to find and get in and out. Very roomy and comfortable. Even after we checked out, we were able to leave our car there and walk down to the cafe's and have breakfast.

Thank GregWA
Motueka, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Stayed for one night and very impressed, the rooms were very clean and tidy and well appointed, the owners had just gone for a break away and the lady who dealt with was amazing and made us feel very welcome.

Thank pcpomeroy
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed last year - the marketing hype doesn't stand up to reality Dated with average appointment. The Internet signal was poor which for business traveling is inconvenient. The pricing and deposit system was borderline " your on the untrustworthy" side of things and over the top. Accomadation can be at a premium in Nelson at certain times of the year...

Thank Trevor C

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palazzo Motor Lodge offers 16 stylish apartments, each an individual expression of luxury living. Our central Nelson location is ideal for Company Representatives, Business Travelers and we are close to Conference facilities. You can choose from studios, one bedroom apartments and executive apartments. Celebrating a wedding, anniversary or just feel like spoiling yourself? Then come and experience our 'Presidential' or 'Ambassador' suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palazzo Motor Lodge

Address: 159 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: €111 - €198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Palazzo Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Palazzo Motor Hotel Nelson
Palazzo Hotel Nelson
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Nelson
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
#2 Business Hotel in Nelson
#5 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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“Two Bedroom Suite is at the back of the lodge and off of the street - very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles HolladayTraveler, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were on 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 18WendyS, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Presidential suites are top quality spoil yourself and pay the extra.”
 of 5 bubbles sukcir, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“upstairs room the only way to go unless you check that the room you are getting is not going to be affected by noisy drainage.”
 of 5 bubbles mariahU9264UM, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms on par - possibly those at rear my be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles morswazza, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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