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The Nelson Resort

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(102 reviews)
“little nell”(8 reviews)
“cafe on site”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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All reviewsgreat locationlittle nellcafe on siteheated poolcafe attachedgreat cafesmall kitchenetteroad noisewalking distance to everythingking roomexcellent breakfastbottle shopfree wififamily roomcentral locationsteam rooma great place to stay
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Our first time staying at this gem in the middle of Nelson Bay. Friendly and helpful staff. Clean and comfortable room with a partial view of the water. The highlight was the breakfast at Little Nels. Looking forward to our return visit in the warmer...More

Thank Lucia092
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at The Nelson. The room at the front on the corner which we had, was very nice. Seperate bedroom and bathroom to the living and kitchenette area. Clean and comfy -fabulous king bed with most things you require to self cater...More

Thank sueandalan46
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Stayed 3 nights while visiting the area to go whale watching, from the check in to check out, we had a fantastic stay. Lovely clean rooms, great location, beautiful heated pool. We got a great deal with the whale watching package even though online it...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

It's refurbished but the bones of the motel are still 70s era. Rooms are comfortable but not big. Bed was a bit soft for my liking. The shower, while the pressure was good, seems designed to spray water everywhere except at the person standing underneath...More

Thank Allen H
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival we were made to feel really welcome and felt at home right away. Close to shops and we had a view of the ocean. Could get a little noisy from the room next door banging around but this wasn't the hotels fault, just...More

Thank Mbase1984
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$92 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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JuttaJumbuck
16 June 2018|
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Response from bassetlaw32000 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Nothing to add...all been covered! If you haven't been before, the hotel is very central to all amenities.
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Anna-Maria C
25 September 2016|
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Response from Rosemarie S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift which was installed last year when refurbishments took place.
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Ace G
7 October 2015|
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Response from Sue G | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast and lunch only. Room service dinner from the pub on the corner.
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"The hotel is undergoing refurbishment so check to make sure your room has been refurbished."
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"I love going for the higher rooms"
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"We stayed in a 1st floor room. You can just see the sea from the balcony"
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"Ask for a room on a higher level with ocean view"
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