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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

#5 of 42 Hotels in Nelson
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214 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have spent five nights at this motel. It is walking distance from the city center. We have booked a studio but the owners offered us an upgrade to a one bedroom unit. The unit was well appointed and a nice place to come back to from our daily trips around the region. The owner are very friendly and helpful.

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Cupar, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have just had three nights in this beautifully clean, modern well appointed accommodation.Barry and lee work very hard and we appreciated their advice on local attractions. I loved the super fast laundry facilities.

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Thank Aileen K
Oxford, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stay at Chelsea Park whenever in Nelson whether on business or pleasure. Always a friendly welcome. Modern, clean and excellent amenities. An easy five minute stroll to the very centre of Nelson. Would definitely recommend to business travellers or anyone visiting Nelson.

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Bristol, CT
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel is right across from the Nelson College for Girls which puts the motel in a nice neighborhood. The owners were most accommodating in boosting our wifi access. Noise was not a factor and parking was always available. The kitchenette was well supplied and the bathroom had all necessities. We went for a long bike ride and needed extra... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chelsea Park is the best motel we have stayed in for many years. The rooms are spotlessly clean, beds are very comfortable, and all the amenities are spot on. The spa bath was a fabulous luxury treat! We had very relaxed and quiet nights there. It is a short walk to downtown Nelson , and so close you don't have... More 

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Picton, New Zealand
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was excellent, clean tidy and well presented. I asked for a quiet room when I booked, we stayed in room 1 which is at the front next to the laundry but yes it was very quiet. The bed was really comfortable, the kitchen has everything you want and it is only a 10 min walk into the town... More 

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Rockhampton
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While a great private courtyard was provided this hotel is not value for money paid. Not enough secured parking and not central. Managers/Owners very friendly. Kitchenette clean and well equiped.. Bed comfortable

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Thank Robyn S
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Austin, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barry was a great host, rooms were large, bright and very clean. We got a free upgrade and the beds were very comfortable. Five minute walk to shops, restaurants and the market. Will definitely stay there again next time in Nelson!

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Thank Texasgal78701
ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased that you found the motel clean and comfortable, as all our staff strive to provide a high quality of accommodation and service to our guests. More 

Southport, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wasn't here long but was nice and clean and everything we needed but a little bit on outskirts. A good base to move on to the next place or to visit other places from. Hotel has everything you need and the staff are helpful.

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Thank PhilHolt19
ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at our motel. Most tourists choose to stay in Nelson city for the convenience of the restaurants, cafes, shops and other facilities that a main centre offers, which is what we can offer. Many of the actual tourist attractions that appeal to those on a short stop itinerary are... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Return trip to Nelson for son's basketball camp allows us to reacquaint ourselves with the Chelsea Park Motel. Great facilities, comfortable and clean, many rooms recently and tastefully refurbished. Easy walk into town. Looking forward to the next visit.

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ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

It was great to host you again, & we are pleased that you still find our location handy to the city centre. Our refurbishment propgramme is almost complete. We are really happy with the plans that the professional decorator has provided and that we are putting in place. More 

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