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    Rutherford Hotel Nelson

    27 Nile Street West | P O Box 248, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good49%
    • Average16%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I had always thought the exterior rather bland, but the inside of the building is lovely. The hotel is spotless, the staff very friendly and helpful, the food wonderful. I especially enjoyed the free parking in their carpark, unlike other places which charge a parking...More

    Thank WLnz
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My second stay at The Rutherford Hotel in Nelson. I really love the grandness of this hotel. It's fairly old, having been opened in the early 70's, but it's still a lovely place to stay. Our room overlooked the city, Montgomery Square and the Cathedral....More

    Thank Melita W
    Reviewed May 16, 2017

    Nelson is a compact, small city and easy to get about but the Rutherford Hotel is very central. It has an excellent restaurant which serves superb food and whose chef is keen to receive feedback directly from customers. Recommended!More

    Thank Colin M
    Response from AlexanderSiebentritt, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded May 23, 2017

    Dear Colin M Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay with us at the Rutherford Hotel Nelson and for choosing our hotel as your place of rest and relaxation. I am please to hear that you had a great experience...More

    Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

    This was probably a really nice place when it was first built. Due to lack of maintenance and upgrades it's very dated and a bit run down. On this stay the aircon would not heat the room and so it was freezing cold. The same...More

    1  Thank Kristoffer N
    Response from AlexanderSiebentritt, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded May 23, 2017

    Dear Kristoffer N, Thank you for staying with Rutherford Hotel Nelson. I am sorry to hear your experience and inconvenience caused, however I would like to thank you for taking your time to give us your feedback. The heating units have been assessed by technicians...More

    Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is not resting in its laurels! Special touches such as its pillow menu (to request various types of pillows) and the gift of Easter chocolates for us in our room show that management still cares. Good beds, spacious bathroom with NZ fittings plus...More

    Thank Carolyn B
    Response from AlexanderSiebentritt, Front Office Manager at Rutherford Hotel NelsonResponded May 23, 2017

    Dear Carolyn B Thank you for your lovely feedback following your stay at Rutherford Hotel Nelson. I am please to hear that you enjoyed our original Easter gift. We are continually strive to deliver exceptional service and create memorable experience for our guests. Once again,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $142 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 113
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
    • Also Known As
    • Nelson Rutherford Hotel
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    Traveler (41)
    Room & Suite (21)
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    BELOGAN
    December 7, 2014|
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    Response from AlexanderSiebentritt | Property representative |
    We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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    BELOGAN
    December 7, 2014|
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    We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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    BELOGAN
    December 7, 2014|
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    Response from AlexanderSiebentritt | Property representative |
    We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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