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Cedar Grove Motor Lodge

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   Cnr Trafalgar and Grove Sts, Nelson, New Zealand
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Ranked #5 of 41 hotels in Nelson
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    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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    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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Westport, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the cedar grove motor lodge, i would recommend as a top place to stay,the staff were grate, very neat tidy rooms,handy to all shopping in the nelson city center, a all round grate place, and yes i will be going back and i will all so be telling family and friends.

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Hong Kong, China
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78 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very happy to have chosen this as my accommodation during my 3 days in Nelson. Location was perfect, the owners John and Gill are so obliging and helpful. The room, which is just like an apartment, feels so much like home for me. Very very clean, excellent kitchen, lovely comfortable bed (with electric blanket) and fantastic bathroom. I... More

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Timaru, New Zealand
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60 reviews 60 reviews
16 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cedar Grove has become my go to motel in Nelson. The rooms are spacious, and the cleanliness to the highest standard. Little touches in the room add to the atmosphere make it a great place to stay and work. It is very comfortable. I always get a warm welcome, and enjoyed my latest stay there. The location is great,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
40 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Our first couple of days on the South Island after coming across the Interislander Ferry from Wellington and an easy and enjoyable drive from Picton were spent at this motel which is easy to find on the approach into the main town centre. The Cedar Grove Motor Lodge was harder for me to review than others because it is hard... More

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Palmerston North
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38 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Although we hadn't stayed here in several years the owner greeted us by name, remembered our previous car and welcomed us back before we even had a chance to say who we were- a great way to feel truly welcomed on a wet Friday evening. This is a great example of a very nicely appointed motel with lots of little... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

okay once again just a 1 nighter at this place found all very friendly and happy and the rooms passed with a big tick found some eating places not far away so over all it was a place I would say to others yes give it ago for the price everyone's a winner oh yes the rooms a very clean... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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22 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

A great place to stay, decided to pay ten dollars more for an executive 1 room suite and it was spot on - TV DVD stereo all cooking facilities huge bath and a balcony - clean and tidy - good access to town the shops and places to eat defiantly stay again!

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Melbourne, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
45 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We arrived rather late from the North Island, but were welcomed instantly with no hassles. The rooms were very clean, comfortable and cosy. At check in we were provided with lots of information on local restaurants, the markets and directions for going on our journey afterwards. Easy walk into the town centre. Recommend Cedar Grove.

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Brighton, England
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

The Cedar Grove was our first destination the South Island after a week of intensive travelling from Auckland etc, an early morning ferry crossing from Wellington with brief stops in Picton, along the Q Charlotte Drive, Havelock- NZ mussell capital yet the one main street restaurant was closed?!, charming river setting at Pelarius Scenic Reserve and yet we still only... More

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Freeport, Maine
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

This hotel is located right in the downtown area of Nelson so you can walk to it. It also is about 12 minutes from the airport. But that is not what gives it a 5. It is clean, spacious, modern- by that I mean it is bright inside, has new comfortable beds, lots of outlets, and a dishwasher. The kitchen... More

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Address: Cnr Trafalgar and Grove Sts, Nelson, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cedar Grove Motor Lodge 3.5*
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Located within a 2 minute stroll over the Maitai River bridge to the central Nelson CBD and shopping area, Cedar Grove Motor Lodge is ideally located for travellers and those on business to Nelson, seeking top quality accommodation that is close to all the great things that Nelson has to offer. ... more   less 
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