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    Kings Gate Motel

    21 Trafalgar Street | The Wood, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
    011 64 6-880 0608
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good40%
    • Average6%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 58 reviews

    Reviewed May 15, 2017

    I arrived to smiles and shown to my room. I was traveling with my little dog and there was not a problem with him staying at all. Sean even said hello to him. The room was absolutely spotless and the bed was big and so...More

    Thank DCChart
    Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

    Sean & Ning are very friendly and enthusiastic. Had a really good chat with Sean about his plans for the motel refurbishment and certainly sounds like it will be great when completed. Nothing seemed to much trouble.

    Thank KeithC71
    Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

    Yes it's old, But clean and tidy . New owners who have only been there a few months but have plenty of enthusiasm in upgrading the bathrooms which they have started. The location was fantastic as we stayed in Nelson for three days and found...More

    Thank meoverworked
    Reviewed April 17, 2017

    For the price it will go under the category of "rip offs". This motel style stayed in the 60/70ies it needs refurbishment and a management upgrade! Showers and bathrooms are lousy, no pressure, no hairdryers, shower curtains!, old bath tubs, etc. Rooms are dated, beds...More

    Thank 802RichardT
    Reviewed March 3, 2017

    We stayed for a night at this motel. The owner, Sean, was a great host. Extremely welcoming and had a very happy friendly personality. He advised us on some of the special golf courses in Nelson and was very helpful with local information. We had...More

    Thank rosieperry96
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $85 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Nelson
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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    Room Tips
    "Give them a ring and explain what you need and they will put you on the right track. wonderful hosts"
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    "if you have to you are better off on the 1st floor"
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    "Our 2 bedroom unit was very spacious."
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