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Beachcomber Motor Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   23 Beach Road, Nelson 7001, New Zealand (Formerly Kingsgate Hotel Beachcomber)
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Ranked #34 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
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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 of 5 stars
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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked in on the day of travel choosing from the AA accommodation book and looking from the outside. Taking off the top cover of the bed after checking in I discovered a bad stain on the duvet! The linen also at first glance looked as though it had not been changed as they were not ironed. Because of this... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in early January and booked this motel because of its proximity to the beach, cafes etc and because it had a pool. On arrival, we were lucky to be able to book into our room straightaway because it had been vacant the night before. Our room was perfectly adequate but the bed cover needed... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Twice I have stayed at this hotel. First time on my honeymoon. Then again this year in May for 26th Annversory. I paid extra for the room. Got the spa room. The water couldn't fill the bath and it turned cold. They TV was so small you couldn't watch it. There was no telephone in the room. Everything else was... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Great place for the money, close to the beach and cafes, rooms were clean, free wifi and full sky tv...............................................................................................................

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New Zealand
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My company had me stay here while working in the Nelson region for a few days, on arrival was given an excellent welcome which made feel at home straight away. The rooms are very spacious quite and very clean and well heated for the cooler winter months. there is a onsite restaurant for breakfast only or you can have a... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
28 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Recently stayed at the motor inn and found it a very enjoyable experience. Office staff were very friendly and helpful with local knowledge. We had an upstairs room overlooking the pool which was huge. The room was also very clean and well presented. There are plenty of eating options in close proximity. Highly recommend. Well priced.

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The motel is in a good location. The beach is just 5 minute walk it,s a lovely sandy beach. Shop centre is small but if you go to richmond there is a bigger shopping area and a big super market as well that's if you need supplies and with good prices.

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Gisborne, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

I stayed here for the weekend, travelling solo. Spacious rooms, really clean and tidy. Loved the treats in the mini bar! Close to shops- Pharmacy, cafes, pubs, McDonalds & Subway- something for everyone! The Motel has a great swimming pool, 3 min walk to the gorgeous Tahanui Beach where you can hire paddle boards, get an ice-cream and a park... More 

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Lviv, Ukraine
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62 reviews 62 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Nelson, is like every so called town little. The motel is 5 minutes from the so called centre. Beautiful location, what worried me a little bit, is their community kitchen.also the fact that campers and others are allowed.was surprised to see people sleeping all night in sofa in tv lounge. But rooms are ok, only reception has crazy opening hours

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West Coast
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

This is great value in a very popular tourist area. Our studio room was large and comfortable with a king sized bed, tub chairs to relax in and Sky television. The bed was extremely firm bordering on rock hard. Our room was quiet with no road noise but the mini fridge was loud when it cycled on. The air conditioning... More 

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Address: 23 Beach Road, Nelson 7001, New Zealand (Formerly Kingsgate Hotel Beachcomber)
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Beachcomber Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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