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Cambria House

4.0 of 5 7 Cambria St, Nelson, New Zealand
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice B&B in a Victorian house, but with modern and clean bathrooms with underfloor heating so we were pleased about that. Breakfast was lovely and the house is a 10-15min walk from the town centre which has many nice restaurants and bike rental facilities (we used Bike Barn). It's about an hour's drive from Kaiteriteri where most Abel Tasman activities... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just left Nelson after 3 nights at the wonderfully located Cambria House and the most accommodating proprietor Karol. We stayed there on the recommendation of our Australian travel agent who knows NZ inside out. We found the location perfect for our needs, just a short walk from everything, with delicious breakfast and roomy accommodations. Karol helped us in so... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Karel and David are very genial hosts and most helpful. We really enjoyed our stay here - large comfortable rooms, plenty of info, wi-fi, reasonably close to town centre, easy parking. Nice outside sitting area at the back - just right for aperatifs. Laundry service was an added bonus. Just two downsides for us: lack of hot water one day... More 

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

A wonderful place for a relaxing time. Karel and David Wallace were gracious hosts with lots of information about the areas history as well as information about what to do and where to eat etc. Plenty of talk with the other guests over breakfast about yesterdays activities and todays plans. As for the breakfasts; they were excellent!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This B&B has so much charm and character! I was travelling by myself and stayed in the Rata room at the front of the house with the bay window. The picture on the website doesn't do the room justice! The old fireplace with original slate mantle and the built in woodwork is beautiful. It is well decorated to give it... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Karel was the perfect hostess. Warm and efficient, she looked after me admirably including, after seeing my walking stick, driving me to and from places in Nelson out of the kindness of her heart. Breakfast was superb. Homemade muesli and fresh fruit, scrambled egg and home smoked salmon washed down with fresh coffee and orange juice, eaten at a fine... More 

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We stayed in this lovely boutique B And B for 3 nights during our Australia and New Zealand tour. the room we were allocated was comfortable and a good size with attractive furniture and a comfortable bed. It was off season and we were the only guests. It is located just a few minutes walk from the town centre but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Beautiful residence near city with a 'presidential' size bedroom and ensuite. Bright large dining room with excellent breakfast choices. Lovely hosts. The B&B is a short pleasant walk back into town. There is also a nice low set timber landing at back to relax by the garden. Outstanding one of the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Absolutely lovely place to stay, small and comfortable, run by charming people. A very comfortable room, use of a large lounge and a beautiful small garden at the rear, and within easy walking distance of the town centre. The owner couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful, and does a great breakfast. Everything a good B & B should be,... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights, and received a free upgrade to a beautiful and comfortable room. Unfortunately for us we were out on trips all the time, so did not get time to enjoy the rooms & garden sufficiently, which was a real shame. Karen was really kind and offered to cook for us at 5:40am so that we... More 

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Address: 7 Cambria St, Nelson, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Cambria House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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