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The Sands Nelson

623 Rocks Road, Nelson, New Zealand
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Ranked #19 of 41 Specialty Lodging in Nelson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I had been to The Sands before on business and enjoyed it so decided to book a weekend away there. Location is great, with heaps to do in the area. The one bedroom apartment was a good size and was clean and tidy with an awesome view from the balcony........great place to eat crayfish and drink wine!. The host's are... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

If you are not wanting to be in the city center and are wanting a view with your room you can't beat The Sands. The room was very clean and comfortable. Reasonably well equipped. Although on a busy road absolutely no problem with traffic noise. These are apartments and are not serviced daily. The property is very secure with secure... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This was our second stay at these apartments, and once again we found them to be spacious well-appointed and very comfortable. They are not the cheapest on the market, but they are well-located overlooking the beach and close to a range of good restaurants, and within easy driving of the city. Contrary to other reviews we did not experience any... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We spent 3 nights at The Sands ( two couples). The apartments look quite nice from outside, but the two bedroom appartment did not meet our expectation. Second bedroom was not bedroom at all. It was a very small, strange shaped room. This room should be used as a storage only. Very small. No chance to fit any furniture there,... More

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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

I stay here for business trip regularly. Rooms are spacious and modern Its your own apartment - Bar/Restaurant facilities right below and other options close by Large park and amazing beach with minutes walk Television has Sky Tv so plenty of options for channels - this is not common in Nz Hotels all the time. 5 Mins drive from Nelson... More

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Having just had 4 nights staying here, we had a fab time with a great kitchen in the 2 bedroom unit on the second floor. There are also great restaurants and takeaways near by, Thai, wood fired pizza, fish n chips etc. it was hard to get a good nights sleep because the beds in our unit were not comfortable.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014 via mobile

Bedroom is position right in the carpark, we could hear the noise of fan going from the car park all night and were waken up by some drunk customer pumping up an air bed at 3 o'clock in the morning. There's a fish & chips shop right below us so there's an unpleasant smell of food lingering around all day.... More

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

It was time for a relaxing holiday, we wanted to stay indoors & brought a box set of TV on DVD & planned to stayed indoors. The weather played along & to top it off, we fell in love with all the food in the restaurant downstairs - 623 On the Rocks - SUPERB, we ate breakfast, lunch & dinner!... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

The whole place was impeccably clean. Extremely well furnished and layed out. A beautiful wrap around balcony with an amazing view! Great location not far from downtown and golfing as well as upstairs from a nice bar/restaurant. Brilliant place!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

The view was stunning - a lovely sunny deck overlooking Tahunanui Beach. We were so disappointed with our 'luxury' apartment - shabby - stained carpet - at least half the varnish off the coffee table along with white heat marks. Broken rubbish bin and fridge door opening system - The bedroom was dark with no outside windows (only high up... More

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Address: 623 Rocks Road, Nelson, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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