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Abelia Motor Lodge

4.5 of 5 121 Tahunanui Dr, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice reception staff, accommodating, putting the two rooms of our party in proximity to each other. Allowed early check-in. Rooms clean. Nothing fancy, but a solid motel. Tripadvisor won't publish this review unless it's 200 characters or longer, hmmmmm.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed eleven nights at the Abelia Motor Lodge. The accessible facilities were perfect, right from getting out of the car to using the bathroom facilities. A lovely clean and spacious unit that can be rearranged to suit wheelchair and non wheelchair users. Our hosts were warm and friendly. While the accommodation is on a busy road, it is set... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Enjoyed our stay at the Abelia Lodge, very friendly staff, comfortable bed, small kitchenette in the room, large bathroom, despite proximity to road it was not noisy, birds singing in the back was a plus, even had a view of the mountains. Free and fast Wifi, also parking... Overall very good stay for us with our 2 year old daughter.... More 

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Picton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Very clean and nice pleace. Peaceful and relaxing. I stopped there during my South Island travel. Friendly and helpful stuff. If you're looking for excellent accommodation in Nelson... That's the one! :)

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Featherston, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Very nice tidy motels, Run by very obliging people who went overboard to help. Very very comfortable. Very handy to where we were going and acomadating excellent breakfast ,handy to bus stop.Was a bit worried about traffic noise as is on busy main road , but this turned out to not be an issue at all

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

Abelia mortor lodge is the greatest motel in the city Nelson. Warm welcome to the customer, quite place in the main road of traffic. Brand new and clean in door facilities in the room. I recommend to the people of visit this small town of New Zealand.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

My friend and I picked the Abelia as it was on the right side of the road to get all the afternoon sun. We asked to inspect a room and the lady was more than happy to split the king into 2 singles. The beds were comfortable and the room was very clean, large bathroom, everything was in working order... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

I had three great nights here. Extremely tidy. Owner has a taste on all facilities, simple but with good quality. Comfortable bed for good sleeping. No worry of the traffic noise as long as you close the door. Big bath room. Full facilities kitchen. And we really enjoyed our lunch or dinner under the shade tree. Close to the beach... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

My hubby and I were in Nelson camping when some unexpected rain rolled in and ruined our plans. We drove past several motels hoping to find something comforting for the night. We drove up the inviting driveway at Ableia and were graciously invited to inspect the rooms they had available for the night. We chose a Deluxe Studio unit with... More 

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AbeliaMotorLodge, Manager at Abelia Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad that you truly enjoy your stay. Thank you very much for your review. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

The all time best thing was the fans provided in the rooms as it was a hot day. Large spacious unit. Short walk to shops. older tv in unit but good value unit for 5 people. Large bathroom smaller kitchen. We had a portable grill and made a bbq in the outside area under the shade tree. A few stairs... More 

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Address: 121 Tahunanui Dr, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Abelia Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Abelia Hotel Nelson
Hotel Style:
#10 Luxury Hotel in Nelson

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