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Accents on the Park

335 Trafalgar Square, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Ranked #14 of 40 Specialty Lodging in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hervey Bay, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Accents on the Park is a great Hostel in a great area of Nelson. Don't miss open Mic nights at the MACs Bar. The Staff was incredible helpful and nice (Chad! Canadian Guy) I extended my stay a few times and stayed for more than a week. Big Hostel, quiet at night and you have really everything what you need... More 

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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I spent two nights at accents on the park. It's a really great place to stay. The staff was very friendly and made me feel welcome. The place is clean and tidy. It was great to get fresh bread and tea for free every morning. The vegetarian restuarant downstairs is also worth a visit

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United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

A really well run hostel with great, friendly staff, who are on hand for knowledgable tips re day trips/excursions (I think they can book for you too, although we didn't use this service). €20 key deposit, €20 deposit for rental of DVDs (both seem fairly standard from my travels elsewhere). The location of this hostel is a real plus point... More 

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accents, Owner at Accents on the Park, responded to this review

Thanks for your generous comments. We are always grateful when travellers take the time to tell us about their stay with us. Your observations about noise from the after hours use of the kitchen has helped us change our supervision of this area. We do have other lounges that people can use later in the evening away from the guest... More 

New Plymouth, New Zealand
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I had an unfortunate situation with the manager on the 10th August 2014 who handled things unprofessionally and rudely. I left early in the morning for a trip and my personals, clothes and bag were packed up during the day as another person had booked my double room which I had asked to be extended in the morning. I was... More 

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accents, Owner at Accents on the Park, responded to this review

I can only hope that the many, many happy, genuine, travellers that we welcome to Nelson and through our open doors will see your posting for what it really is. TripAdvisor recommended we respond and as the owner and person who had step in to help my poor staff deal with your unusual behaviour, I felt I needed to respond.... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

A warm welcome by jack, a long time employee. A double ensuite room, electric blanket on bed was welcomed, very centrally placed by the cathedral, fridge and tea/coffee in room. A bar/restaurant below which we used for dinner, no noise impacted on us at all in our room. Clean large kitchen. Plenty of seating

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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61 reviews 61 reviews
29 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

- In the city centre, next to the church - Free Wifi - Good beds but don't stay in the 9 bed dorm room! Ask for the 4 beds. - Friendly staff!!! (the owner has a lot of buddies! :) ) - Clean - Good facilities - Enough space in the kitchen - Daily free bread!! - Big hostel -... More 

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Derry, United Kingdom
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185 reviews 185 reviews
81 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I really like the people who run this place. They are very helpful. Sadly though this place has gone down hill a bit since I last stayed there in 2011. I only stayed here for one night and I'm pretty glad I did. I was staying in a room with some people who had been there for a long time... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Liked: very friendly staff, good location, nice lounge, luggage storage if going to abel tasman and then come back, 1hour free wifi per day, clean and well made beds Disliked: I had to leave the hostel at 6.45am and reception is open at 7. So I asked the day before if I could do the check out the night before... More 

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accents, Owner at Accents on the Park, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing our hostel and for the positive comments about your your stay with us. I wanted to write to apologise for the moment of panic we caused you when we were late opening on the morning of your departure. Our office does usually open at 0645am for travellers like yourself,on early buses. On the morning you departed our... More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

The owners here take a lot of care to ensure everyone has a good stay. We were concerned on arriving off a long long flight from the UK that it might be noisy as we had two communal computers outside our room; but late evening cut offs for when they could be used or phone calls could be made near... More 

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Bern, Schweiz
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I had a good time here in february 2014. stayed one night and then I was able to leave my luggage there to go to Abel Tasman. was possible to rent good quality cooking equipment. came back and had a second really comfortable night. but unfortunately i forgot 2 shirts when i left. the owner was really friendly and sent... More 

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Address: 335 Trafalgar Square, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
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