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Leisure Lodge

3.5 of 5 Lodge   |   40 Waimea Road, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Ranked #30 of 41 Specialty lodging in Nelson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014
YVONNE L Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I specifically chose this hotel for the "hot tub" listed in the description on the choice hotels website. "Guests of this Nelson, New Zealand hotel can enjoy on-site features like a free weekday newspaper, an outdoor pool, sauna, hot tub, public computer with Internet access and meeting rooms.". Me along with the 2 other guests were backpacking for the previous... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

So nice to find an older establishment that is so clean, we were very happy with the room which was inexpensive had 2 queen size beds coffee and tea facilities etc. Because the property is so large it would be a great place for a reunion or large gathering. Only a 5 minute walk to town and incudes restaurant, swimming... More

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Westport, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I would have to say I have never had a bad thing ever to say about all my stays at the leisure lodge, rooms - restaurant meals-and very friendly staff .but on the 1-1-14 that would have been the worst time I have ever had in my life ever, when it come to waiting for my room, 5hrs later and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Open address a great size. Bedrooms tight. Modern and clean rooms. No internet a real deficiency. Room servicing just adequate. You can tell receptionist was not owner as generally the customer service IN NZ is excellent but this was just ok. Same for room service.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Generally tidy and maintained to a good standard. The was no "do not disturb" sign for the door, this meant that the room got serviced every day even if not wanted. The ground floor has noise from other guests coming and going, generally a pleasant stay.

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Ok, this place doesn't offer anything luxurious but it is clean, the service is friendly and it's in a good location. The staff were friendly and helpful. I got what I paid for so I have no complaints about the room. On the downside, the breakfast was awful and their coffee has the distinction of the worst I've had in... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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132 reviews 132 reviews
48 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Now I love Nelson and have stayed in some fabulous places (think Baywicks and Shelbourne Villas). Sadly, on this trip, my work booked and paid for this place (not that they can have paid much judging by it). There is nothing specifically wrong with it. It's just tired and depressing. The room I had was up some stairs. There is... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013 via mobile

We had 8 adults and 2 children staying in the large 4 bedroom unit, it was outstanding value for money. A very nice spacious unit with spa, heat pump, aircon and skytv. Excellent lounge, kitchen area and even though there were 10 of us we felt there was plenty of room. Only conplaint was that there was no easy access... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

The room was clean and the bed was ok but the service was shocking. We had a ground floor room that had a note saying we had to run the basin tap for at least 4 minutes before having a shower as the tank was at the other end of the building. This was right alongside the note that said... More

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Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Clean modern spacious room & bathroom. Nice & quiet Our room was upstairs (no lift) so may pay to check when booking if stairs would be inconenient for you. Location is not withing walking distance to Nelson city which didn't bother us as we had a car.

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Address: 40 Waimea Road, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Leisure Lodge 3.5*
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