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Castles Motel

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   44 Tahunanui Drive, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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Ranked #23 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014
Ken S Levin, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Levin, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Busy trip down and had to set up for a seminar. What a lovely place to stay. Spotlessly clean, comfy bed, fluffy towels AND all the saucepans matched it was a delight to cook the meals. The first night however we arrived late and there is a lovely place just around the corner to eat. We were on the road... More

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chch new zealand
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

went to nelson in may 2014 via lewis pass from Christchurch and it rained all the way..we arrived without a booking and decided to try our luck up tahunanui drive. this motel looks lovley from outside so while hubby parked the car I went to reception and was greeted by a pleasant man who gave us the spa suite. it... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Arrived here late on a Friday night as our flight left Auckland at 8.30pm but we were still able to check in. The room was spacious, clean and inviting. Really really really friendly hosts, pointed us in the direction of local bars and gave us discount vouchers for one. I'd give it 5 stars but we just thought the price... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

recently stayed at this motel in Nelson. Extremely clean and all units were of high standard. There were 9 ladies staying and all commented on how great this motel was. Even the studio had a full sized kitchen in them. Very close to the beach and only max of 10 minutes into Nelson City. 5 Mins to the Airport. The... More

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Baradine, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This motel is sited in Tahuanuni , 10 minutes from the airport & a short walk to the popular Tahuna Beach. Check in was quick & easy, the hosts welcoming & the rooms all spacious with a full kitchenette & bathroom facilities. Two units have spa baths & are particularly nice & all of the rooms have been refurbished over... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

We stayed one night found the motel has a great location, minutes walk to McDonald's, very handy especially travelling with kids, and is also very close to beaches. We stayed in the upstair corner family unit, a bit old but well maintained, very spacious, and comfortable king size bed. Proximity to the main road can be noisy at night and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Had a great night's accommodation. Quiet comfortable clean room with friendly and helpful staff. Dinner was readily available from the local hotel which booked it to our room making it convenient and easy. Units are big enough for a family to stay for an extended period without falling over each other. Would definitely stay again!

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stayed here for 1 night in September 2013 on our trip around the south isand. The motel was clean and had everything required. Check in was quick and easy, the room was clean, tidy and more than big enough. We had had a long day in Abel Tasman so didnt want to go to far in the evening once... More

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Ngaruawahia, Waikato, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We stayed as part of a group of 7 people in August 2013. What a lovely clean motel, and the management couldn't do more for us. Units were well equipped, warm but would have good to have Sky TV, but this is not a negative. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend or stay here again. Walking distance to restaurants and fast... More

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Address: 44 Tahunanui Drive, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
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Ranked #23 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Castles Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
11 Spacious Units, ranging from Studios to 1 Bedroom Units some with 2 person Spa Baths in the Bedrooms. All Units have Full Kitchen Facilities. Castles Motel is a 200m walk to Tahunanui Beach, 6 minute drive to the City Centre of Nelson and Close to Airport. We are surrounded by numerous Restaurants and Cafes. Try a stay at our Friendly family Run Motel, your Gateway to the Abel Tasman National Park. ... more   less 
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