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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   214 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
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Ranked #4 of 41 hotels in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Christchurch, New Zealand
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although on one of the main routes into Nelson, we had a quiet night's sleep and enjoyed our stay in our recently refurbished "executive" room. We were only there for a night but enjoyed the spa bath and relaxing lazyboy chairs in the main room. The bed was pretty comfortable too! Excellent service from the relieving receptionist/supervisor.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Earlier this month we stayed a night at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge. It was an excellent experience with a lovely one bedroomed unit that was spacious and clean. The service from the owners was superb. The recommendation for dinner was spot on. We would thoroughly recommend.

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The one night stay at Chelsea was a truly memorable experience. The owner went out of his way to make us welcome and accommodate our demands. The room , especially the comfy Lazy Boy chairs was a great way to relax after a long drive. The very silent rooms certainly led to a great nights sleep. I would suggest anyone... More

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Gosford, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I had just the one night in Nelson but found Chelsea Park Motor Lodge an excellent place to stay. The room was clean and all items provided were of the highest quality. I highly recommended this place as somewhere to stay.

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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Very impressed with our stay at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge. We stayed for 2 nights over Anzac weekend. We had a two bedroom which was very clean and comfortable. Beds and linen were good quality, bathroom was tidy, spa bath was awesome and the kitchen was well equipped. It was a bit cold in the mornings when we got up... More

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Chelsea Park Motor Lodge was a great place to stay while I was in Nelson working. The hosts were absolutely delightful; friendly and very helpful. It is great to see that the hosts want to ensure you have the very best stay possible, which is exactly what Lee and Barry did. The rooms were well equipped, tidy, clean and comfortable.... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We stayed for five nights and found this motel to be of excellent quality, with great customer service. Nothing was any trouble for the owners of this motel. On top of their great standard services, they were also able to provide us with laundry and printing services, in addition to great local help. My flight was also cancelled on my... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Stayed here for a week and very happy with the accommodation and service provided by the owners who were always helpful. Short walk into the centre of Nelson which is an engaging small town with plenty of cafes,bars and restaurants.We booked though HOTELS.COM but realised that it would of been cheaper to book direct off the hotels own site and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Excellent. Easy to find and very convenient for the centre of Nelson. Very comfortable - with everything you could possibly need - very clean and the staff were very friendly; we would certainly use it again. Nelson was a great place to visit - we found an excellent place to eat at 'Harry's' - great beer.

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Matamata, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

Chelsea park was a great place to stay. We stayed here before and after we did the Abel Tasman track. It's a close walk to town which is only 5 minutes away. The owners were very helpful and let us leave our bags at reception after check out so we could look around town. I highly recommend this place to... More

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Address: 214 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7001, 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 — Chelsea Park Motor Lodge 4*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Nelson
Chelsea Park Hotel
Nelson Best Western

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#3 Romantic Hotel in Nelson #3 Luxury Hotel in Nelson #3 Business Hotel in Nelson #4 Family Hotel in Nelson
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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge is located in the center of Nelson city. Our boutique motel has only 10 units, all with kitchen facilities, free WIFI and SKY Guest Select with over 50 channels. Our guests tell us we have a clean and luxurious motel with the most comfortable beds and best showers ever! With the tourist attractions of Nelson and surrounds on our doorstep, Lee & Barry look forward to hosting you and providing for your accommodation needs. For the best rates and no booking fees, book direct! ... more   less 
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