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Palazzo Motor Lodge

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   159 Rutherford Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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Ranked #3 of 41 hotels in Nelson
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 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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Dunedin, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at The Palazzo for four nights and we're upgraded to a superior studio unit. Suited us perfectly, it was at the rear of the complex,so very quiet. We were five mins to nearly everywhere we had to get to. We were just five mins from the Nelson Hospital wh was so handy as we were visiting a relative... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Everywhere we stayed in South Island, New Zealand was scrupulously clean, and everywhere was comfortable, and everyone was helpful and friendly; but the Palazzo Motor Lodge where we stayed in early March was outstandingly so. And it was also stylishly decorated, had a drinking water filter, a dishwasher and offered free wifi. All of this, and it was still very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for 2 nights we were welcomed by Kiera who was absolutely lovely and made sure we had everything we needed as well as advising us on things to do whilst in Nelson. The room was beautiful, clean and more than we expected...after travelling around for 3 weeks we didn't want to leave! I would... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I have stayed at The Palazzo on several occasions now. Very efficient and friendly making a reservation and checking in. If you arrive later in the evening - thats not a problem. The rooms are very clean and modern. Only a few of minutes walk to town centre. I have stayed in a few places in Nelson over the years... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I cannot rate this motor lodge highly enough! the standard that the Keira and Bob maintain in all the rooms is second to none! spotlessly clean, beautifully appointed and very comfortable! Bob and Kiera are the most wonderful hosts! nothing is too much trouble for them and they are always happy to chat and give you help and information. The... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I've been visiting Nelson every 4 weeks for the last year and always stay at the Palazzo. Kiera & Bob are great hosts. Nothing is a problem for them. Rooms are clean, warm and well furnished. If you are wanting value for money and a motel close to town then this is the place for you.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Palazzo , is great, location is excellent. We arrived very early and our rooms did not take long Kiera and Bob made sure we got them quickly. Beautifully decorated, could not fault anything. Only a short walk into Nelson, everything we needed was close by . Kiera and Bob have done a great job, Kiera always checking making sure everything... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Positives: Very friendly owners who provided great information and good introduction to hotel. Room was extremely clean and felt very inviting. Nice jacuzzi bath tub. Negatives: None really. The hotel is located a few block from downtown, but is a very quick walk and not sure there are any hotels closer. Overall, great stay at good value - would recommend... More

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We had a great night's sleep here, on what was our last night in NZ. The room was really lovely, well decorated and presented. The staff were lovely and very helpful. They even have a loan pair of bikes for us to ride around the town! We were sorry we were only here for 1 night!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Kiera and Bob are what we most remember from our three night stay at their clean, comfortable and conveniently located Nelson hotel. From the moment we arrived they were providing helpful recommendations and insight. We found their restaurant suggestions to be spot on and recommendations on hikes helpful. They assisted in our use of the guest laundry and offered us... More

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Address: 159 Rutherford Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Palazzo Motor Lodge 5*
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson #2 Family Hotel in Nelson #2 Business Hotel in Nelson #2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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Palazzo Motor Lodge offers 16 stylish apartments, each an individual expression of luxury living. Our central Nelson location is ideal for Company Representatives, Business Travelers and we are close to Conference facilities. You can choose from studios, one bedroom apartments and executive apartments. Celebrating a wedding, anniversary or just feel like spoiling yourself? Then come and experience our 'Presidential' or 'Ambassador' suites. ... more   less 
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