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ASURE Fountain Resort Motel

3.5 of 5 77 Green Street | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, New South Wales
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were travelling with our 5 year old grand daughter. So we looked for accommodation with kids facilities. This has it in spades. Swing, slippery dip, see saw, trampoline and our grand daughters favourite the flying fox. We adults appreciated a 2 bedroom apartment style accommodation with kitchen, a separate bathroom with bath. Ever tried to shower a 5 year... More 

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Hi Mark and Colleen. Thank you so much for taking the time to write your lovely review. We always want out guest experience to be the best it can be. (Appreciate your consideration Colleen when you left too, totally unexpected but thank you!!) Kind regards, Ngaire More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We booked trhough an online booking engine but there was an error and the room was not available. Less than 30 minutes later we received a call to apologise about the mix up (not that it was Asure's fault) and recommend a nice available motel nearby. You can't ask for better service that that.

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments. We're always here to help, even it you can't stay with us! Perhaps on another occasion. Appreciate you taking the time to post your views. kind regards, Ngaire More 

Kaikoura
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I have stayed at Fountain Resort motel on many occasions now. Once you experience the hospitality of this family run business, you will never want to move out! Lovely facility including pool, gym full playground. True blue kiwi hospitality, clean, well maintained and private. Nothing is to much trouble for this team.

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Hello Rose, it was a pleasure to have you stay with us once again. Whether regulars such as yourself or visitors from NZ and beyond, it is always lovely to have our guests departing happy! We all look forward t having you stay with us once again. Kind regards, Ngaire More 

Perth, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We had a 3 day stop at Nelson with Ngaire & Tony. This family was only too helpful in their endeavour to help us out. They recommended Speight's ale house and boy was the meal good. The beer was even better they picked you up and dropped you back. Thanks guys for all your help and recommendation.

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Hello Ross. Many thanks for writing a review on your stay in Nelson. Was great having you and your lovely wife stay with us all the way from Perth and that you stayed long enough to see some of the special features that make Nelson so enjoyable.. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your Speights experience, the local restaurants... More 

Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights after a long drive from Greymouth. This motel served all our needs (except maybe the suburb is a bit down market). The owners were very, very helpful and the rooms were good. I love the NZ standard of having a kitchen in a motel Room. Only a few minutes form town - and what... More 

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay in Nelson and our motel. Tahuna is a great beachside suburb and can only improve once we have a supermarket etc. The location is great as you say. Your tip on visiting Golden Bay is much appreciated as we love it when our guests take the time to travel "over... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Owners very friend ly and helpful, even putting an extra bed in our unit to accommodate our family.Room exceptionally clean and full kitchen (although we didn't use it). Fabulous oldschool playground with flying fox - the highlight of our 4 year old's trip! Not cheap accommodation, but prices in Nelson seem to be more expensive in general so seemed to... More 

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Anita for your lovely review of your stay while in Nelson. Glad you children loved the flying fox, and pleased you enjoyed Nelsons wonderful beach. I agree with you, Nelson prices can be a little dearer during the high season. Always good to have guests coming in the off season too with their children as it is a... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Very clean, thoughtfully well equipped units (even a night light built into the wall), comfortable beds. Great playground which the kids loved, lovely solar heated pool, handy laundry facilities. Good and quiet location, nice walk to the beach. Ngaire and Tony thank you for your attentive hospitality. We loved our stay here and hope to return!

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Clarabella for taking the time to write a review on our motel. We are pleased the property catered well for your family and especially the children with the playground. Happy kids are always good! We'd love to have you stay again one day. Thanks again, Ngaire More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Stayed here for only one night but would definitely stay here again. Situated in a quite area but we'll within reach of amenities. Spacious and clean units and a comfortable bed there was nothing more we could ask for. Friendly staff on check in and check out. Happy to recommend as a good place to stay.

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Thank you "Taratat" for your review of your stay at our motel. A good nights sleep is always important and we place that high on our priority list! Thank you for staying with us. Ngaire More 

Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

While the location is good in terms of distance to the airport and beach, the downside is that you are under the flight path of the runway approach. Luckily, the jets are small ones and aren't too noisy. We stayed in a two bedroom unit (unit 1), which was clean, neat and tidy. In fact, the beds were were very... More 

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Steve for staying at our property and taking the time to review it. I am sorry the smoker in the next unit did not consider you and the fact there are open windows in summer and smoke can drift. We do have ceiling fans in all our units and whilst this does not solve the problem it may... More 

Notts,England
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52 reviews 52 reviews
27 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights in August on our NZ tour , as we were getting into the Asure loyalty programme. This motel was well up to expectations, and we weren't even disturbed on the second night when several girl's sports teams stayed. It is family friendly, with a pool and kid's play area, although we didn't need this.... More 

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NgaireS, Owner at ASURE Fountain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review. Pleased you enjoyed staying with us. We always hope that guests, especially those who travel so far to visit NZ, experience a great time and see at much as time allows. Many thanks for staying with us. Kind regards, Ngaire and Tony More 

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Address: 77 Green Street | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ASURE Fountain Resort Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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