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Bay Crest Motor Lodge

87 Golf Road | Tahunanui, Nelson, New Zealand
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Ranked #10 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great motel in Tahuna, close to good restaurants and Nelson city. Very nice host,he can give you lots of info about surrounding. The rooms are spacious and clean and well equipped . Maybe could do with air con during summer, but would definitely stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a very warm welcome, Wehen we arrived at the Bay Crest Motor Lodge. The whole staff is very kind and it was pleasure to see the enjoyable and tidy room. And we loved the blankets - the best blankets we had during our 4 weeks trip from Auckland to Cape Reinga, down to Bluff and back! Not to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was very clean, nice and well maintained. We rapidly see that the owner is there and he is like a father for us. This is a quiet area but everything is not far: beaches 5 minutes walking, grocery stores 5 minutes driving, downtown 5 minutes driving and ABEL TASMAN NATIONAL PARK 45 minutes driving.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a weekend. The unit was spotless, well presented and the owner was just so friendly and helpful. Totally recommended!! They put a proper bed into the lounge area rather than the usual rollaway which was very much appreciated.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Baycrest over New Years and the whole family loved it! Beautiful rooms, perfectly clean and very comfortable. Close to everything and free wifi which was great. The owners are very friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend and will stay again if we visit Nelson.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family stayed one night here before tramping in Abel Tasman National Park and our hard to impress teenagers commented on how lovely the family unit was.The unit was spotlessly clean and comfortable, including the pull out sofa bed. The owner was so friendly and welcoming, and even stored a couple of bags for us while we were on our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This is a motel. If you are looking for bellman, etc go somewhere else. If you want to be treated well and not have to take out a loan for the room you couldn't do much better in Nelson. When you check in you meet Phil. In his reserved way, Phil makes you feel welcome. He explains the area and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We loved our stay at the Bay Crest. It is the nicest place we have stayed so far in New Zealand! The rooms are amazing and affordable and everyone on staff was so warm and welcoming! We only planned on one night but had to stay 2 nights because it was so nice. The in room jacuzzis are also amazing!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Very kind and helping owner; clean and modern room with nice attention to detail; unlimited free wi-fi. Sometimes a plane flies over but not at Night and therefore quiet when it matters. Good location close to Nelson CBD and about three quarters of an hour away from Abel Tasman National Park.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

we stayed two nights in November 2014 and must say this was the best accomodation in our 3 week holiday! the owner was very helpful (restaurants recommendatons, activities, "secret tips") and also gave us an upgrade for free. the entire appartement complex has been refurbished recently and the rooms are in an extremly good shape with big flat screen, free... More 

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Address: 87 Golf Road | Tahunanui, Nelson, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
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Number of rooms: 10
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