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Arcadia Motel

36 Golf Road Tahunanui, Nelson 7011 New Zealand
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The Arcadia is a beautiful, quiet motel with an off-street courtyard situated only 500m from Tahuna Beach, 1km to the Nelson Links Golf Course and a short walk to excellent local cafes, bars and restaurants. We have 12 fully equipped spacious units ranging from studio to 1 & 2 bedroom family apartments. All units have Luxury Sleepyhead beds, full kitchen and bathroom facilities, High Definition MY SKY TV in each apartment with Record, Pause, Rewind features! Dont miss your favorite shows! Progressive DVD players, Truly Free Unlimited Hi-Speed Fibre WiFi access for all guests. IPod Docks and off-street parking. Relax by the solar-heated pool or experience the many cultural and adventure attractions that Nelson offers. Walk or mountain bike to the center of New Zealand or Rabbit Island and enjoy the spectacular views. Visit the weekend market and pick up something special. Founders Park and the Japanese Gardens are great places to relax with the family. Come see us at the Arcadia!
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Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Smoking rooms available
Refrigerator in room
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Nelson Airport1 mi
Blenheim Airport36 mi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second stay at the Arcadia in a month. The room was large and very clean. There was a separate bathroom off the bedroom which gave added privacy. The kitchen had enough cooking tools for four people. There is a small pool with...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank dwith1
Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 6 days ago

Hi dwith, Many thanks for your review and for staying with us here at the Arcadia.We are glad you enjoyed your stay and found our apartments clean and spacious. We were happy to assist in your travels with the Able Tasman trip and the car...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Having never been to Nelson, we were looking for a place with good access to the local area and family friendly. We were so lucky to land here, the owners, Andy and Gina were superb hosts and helped us with their knowledge of the area...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Roman-brown
Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded January 25, 2018

Hey Roman-brown, it was our pleasure and great to be of service to you guys. We are very happy you had an awesome stay. Looking forward to seeing you again on your next visits into Nelson! Give us a call on our freephone:0800 427 223...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Motel was very comfortable,clean and easy to find. Andy was a fantastic host. Continental breakfast nice and good value. Very close to good restaurants and short drive to Richmond for groceries. Recommend this motel highly.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank PG50
Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi PG50, Thanks guys for taking the time to place a review. We very much appreciate your comments and your recommendation for other guests. Enjoy the rest of your travels.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, reasonable rates and clean decent sized rooms definitely recommend close to great cafes and restaurants highly recommend a Meal at smugglers huge meals fantastic staff and great atmosphere. ,

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Venture, We appreciate your review. Many thanks for your comments. Glad you enjoyed your meal out at Smugglers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very homely and peaceful place to stay. We have traveled from North to South New Zealand, and the Arcadia Motel was easily the nicest and most reasonable. Andy made us feel welcome instantly and generously shared his knowledge of the area for our to-dos...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Harry, Really appreciate your review and its great to know you enjoyed your stay. Appreciate your recommendations to other travelers to come stay with us! Hope to see you guys on your next trip into Nelson.

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"Within walking distance to the transit, a gorgeous swimming beach, restaurants and stores."
1 week ago
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"Ask for room that has notg been deodorised.."
Oct 8, 2018
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"Book in advance! Small and popular !"
Apr 3, 2018
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"All rooms would be great!"
Jan 14, 2018
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$80 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandNelson-Tasman RegionNelson
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