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Trailways Hotel Nelson

4.5 of 5 66 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a pleasant room overlooking the river and the hotel is located within very easy walking distance of the centre of town - a great choice for our few days in Nelson. There was ample parking for our rental car and the onsite breakfast facility was very good. Staff were courteous and helpful. We would have no hesitation in... More 

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Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a corporate dinner at Tides Restaurant and it was the most amazing food I have had in a long time, venue lovely, everyones meals were amazing and all commented on how wonderful it was, highly recommend, if you are visiting or living in Nelson, you experience dinner at Tides Restaurant.

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Glasgow, Scotland - ex Cpt
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the night in the suite at the Trailways after a long drive down from Auckland. The room downstairs has an incredibly comfortable double bed and upstairs were two singles for the kids. Both rooms had TV's which was really useful for getting the kids into bed early. The bath...........OMW......the jacuzzi bath!! What bliss after 2 long days of... More 

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback, and for making the time to place this on-line. Fantastic to hear you made the most of facilities offered in our Deluxe Mezzanine Suite. It is a great room up there, with the big balcony, and corner spa, a nice bit of pampering for a weary traveller, and ideal for 2 to... More 

Seattle, Washington
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521 reviews 521 reviews
89 hotel reviews
351 helpful votes 351 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to the hotel having a restaurant and us arriving during dinner time, parking spots were severely limited. The room itself was very nice, the shower was hot and with good water pressure and he bed was comfortable and had great linens and pillows. The hotel is about 15 mins walking from the center of town.

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Trailways Hotel. Our apologies for the shortage of parking space, our Restaurant is well patronized by locals along with house guests, which is great, however this does mean occasionally parking can be tight. Staff are generally able to find a spot somewhere on request. Good to hear you enjoyed the room facilities and we... More 

langdorp
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105 reviews 105 reviews
37 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice studio, but not so efficiently designed. Our balcony was right on the parking lot which we didn't like so much. No cereal bowls to be found in the cupboards. Nice bathroom. No dinner because of private function.

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to place your feedback on line. Feedback both positive and negative is vital to us, giving an opportunity to try to amend any shortfalls, and also to understand our guests needs. As our studio rooms do not have kitchen facilities they are not equipped with cereal bowls, however our staff are always happy to... More 

Sydney, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was central to town and very near the walking paths to the marina etc. The rooms were great and beds very comfortable, plus the balconies (ours were overlooking the pool) were spacious. A room overlooking the tidal river might have been worth reserving specifically. The only minor issue is that this hotel looks to be used reasonably frequently... More 

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Mnay thanks for taking time and placing your comments on line, regarding your stay at Trailways Hotel Nelson. Our apologies for any disturbance you encountered, with noisy guests. It is great to see you enjoyed the location here, it is a good spot close to walking paths, shops, movies, restaurants and always nice to hear our guests have made the... More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the absolute perfect place for us to stay in Nelson. Firstly, the staff are VERY friendly, especially Debra who gladly answered our questions and even offered to make a phone call for us to ensure our excursion the next day was all in order. Rooms were fine. Bed is a little hard and you can hear the shower... More 

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. Fantastic to see guests enjoying our facilities and service. Your special mention of Debra will be passed on also. We look forward to seeing you here at Trailways Hotel again. More 

Picton, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the task of organising a dinner in Nelson for a group of us who graduated from the University of Queensland in 1969. The staff at the hotel went out of there way to assist me We had a separate room for the function and the tables were laid out attractively the menu had plenty of choice and catered... More 

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

It was a pleasure hosting your group for the 1969 Re-union. It is always nice for us to be part of our guests special occasions, and get togethers. We consider ourselves very lucky with the team here, and it is very rewarding for us to see your appreciation Many thanks for your feedback, and for making the time to share... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great rooms with a very pleasant outlook. Great furnishings, nice bathroom toiletries complimentary. Very convenient restaurant with friendly and helpful service. An excellent New Zealand accomodation experience. Great value. Highly recommended

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feedback, and for taking the time to place this on line. Marvellous to see you enjoyed your stay, and our facilities here at Trailways Hotel. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay at this hotel, it's in a perfect location, walking distance to all the bars and restaurants in town. The rooms are clean and well equipped. We stayed in a room with a kitchenette which was well equipped. Rooms were warm and clean with comfy beds, nice showers, flat screen tv and free wifi. There is a... More 

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review Trailways Hotel Nelson. It is lovely to see you enjoyed your stay with us, and the proximity of the Hotel. It is a great spot here by the River, easy walking to the shops, movies, restaurants etc, and we welcome you on your next visit to Nelson. More 

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Address: 66 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Trailways Hotel Nelson 4.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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