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Nelson Lakes Motels

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nelson Lakes Motel provides basic necessities such as clean sheets, hot water, cabin heater as well as full kitchen facilities with electric stove, oven, hot water kettle. Amenities also include instant coffee and tea, with electrical hot water kettle. In addition, the rooms had plenty of blankets for extremely cold nights. Make sure if staying at Nelson Lakes Motel that...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a basic hotel with a well equipped kitchenette is centrally located in the tiny village of St Arnaud in Nelson Lakes National park . The rooms are clean and well maintained. The small space heater and mattress heater kept the room surprisingly warm on cool summer nights. The shower stream was very weak but the hot water was...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a large unit with 6 adults . The staff were very helpful and friendly There was plenty of room for 6 people. We loved the bright colourful bedding and sheets . Would definitely come back and stay again

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Thank Anna A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hosts were lovely nd helpful. We only stayed one night but the two bedroom unit was perfect for what the family needed. Close to the lake via the track. Lots of parking options. There was another family staying in the unit next door and we couldn't hear them.

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Thank Shane C
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Awesome Stay- Highly recommend. the unit was fablous, neat & clean with a comfortable bed & good toilet. The entire hut was made of logs & you could smell the log aroma in the room. Although nothing much to do in this town the treak to the lake in good, we were en route to picton hence stayed for a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Booked last minute for a 2 night stay over the holiday weekend. Modern studio for $130 per night. Studio was very clean - kitchen was very good (no oven) but cook top and microwave. Bed was comfortable and nice linen. Didnt hear any noise from unit next down (occupied) nor really from the road. Slightly more than I would generally...

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Thank deejay8567
Canterbury Region, New Zealand
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Once again we stayed here for a few nights. And, still the same great service, same well presented units, same friendliness that we have found in the past. 2x thumbs up!! Space available for boat parking as well as a BBQ for guests to use.

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Thank helideer
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed January 23, 2017

We booked this motel as a starting and finishing point for a short tramping trip in the National Park. In the event we had 3 nights here due to very bad weather in the whole region cutting short our trip. The Motel is what I would call a surprise for both its very high quality and the friendliness & helpfulness...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed January 12, 2017

A great night stay at this accomodation. The manager accommodated us at the last minute, during a busy time of year. We stayed in one of the modern studio units, the further set from the road. Modern kitchenette, great bathroom and shower was hot and great. The manager was very nice and told the kids the history of the eels...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Friendly welcome to this motel in St Arnaud - very fair pricing - same price all year. This lovely log cabins are set in a landscaped garden, each a little separate from the other. It was very clean and tidy, though the hot plate was not working - he did warn us about this. Asked for wifi and got the...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Nelson Lakes Motels

Address: State Highway 63, Saint Arnaud, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Saint Arnaud
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 of 5 bubbles RaghavSabharwal, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“There is a lot of traffic on Highway 63 outside the Motel at present. It would be best to choose a rear unit.”
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 of 5 bubbles JimF653, Jan 23, 2017 | Read review
“A unit at the back of the property was nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles LibbyS87, Jan 12, 2017 | Read review
“We were at the back, further away from the road, and close to a track to the shop”
 of 5 bubbles onerosenz, Jan 3, 2017 | Read review
“Unit 6 (2-bedroom motel unit) was great - back off the road so very quiet. Great for children. Only one other unit attached.”
 of 5 bubbles ginsta2016, Aug 1, 2016 | Read review
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