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The Wheelhouse Inn and Captain's Quarters

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

3 night stay recently at the self contained 1-BR main deck apartment. Amazing views of the water from every room and the nice deck. The apartment was very comfortable and had everything I needed and more. Relaxing and peaceful and close to anything you need - restaurants, supermarket, waterfront.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular views. We stayed in the chart house upper deck. Nice and spacious. Has everything you need. Good free wifi. Nice and clean and very comfortable. Nice friendly owners. Highly recommend and would stay here again

Thank Michael M
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't add to previous reviews, well the ones I believe anyway. If I could give the Wheelhouse six I would. We stayed in the Captains Quarters for five nights and found everything spot on, real attention to detail i.e. provisions for washing up and supplies for use with the washing machine, little things but often not there. Ample, tea,... More 

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Hampshire England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We absolutely loved this spot and would love to go back some time, An individual one bedroom mini house in grounds with other similar dwellings- own private balcony, kitchen/living room, bedroom, bathroom on 3 floors, Complete privacy with stupendous views over the sea. Kitchen kitted out with starter tea, coffee and simple cooking equipment and generous crockery etc, Bathroom similarly... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Chart House Upper Deck. The view was unsurpassed but unfortunately the weather for our 2 day stay was overcast and raining. However the accommodation made up for the bad weather and the owner came to see us and was very helpful with suggested activities. There was also a compendium of useful information about the area and eating... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this on the spec and was not disappointed. The view from the Lookout is to die for. A friendly host and the rooms are cosy. Will be back. The rooms are warm and quaint. It is well located and s good spot to launch from.

Thank gedwards45
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Had a fantastic time at The Wheelhouse Inn with our family during August 2016. Stunning views, second to none. Friendly welcome from Ralph and all amenities you would ever need, home from home!. If we return to Nelson NZ we'll be sure to stay at The Wheelhouse Inn again, many thanks.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

after a 7 hour drive up to Nelson, we arrived to find only one double bed when we asked for a second one and was said it would be put in free of charge which was not done. we believe the bed sheets were not cleaned prior to our arrival as there was still long black hairs from previous people... More 

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KimB4137, Manager at The Wheelhouse Inn and Captain's Quarters, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We understand that the bbq breaking down part way through your cooking was a real inconvenience. Our accommodations all have full kitchens with an oven and cooktop. When asked if you would like a replacement bbq or would it be easier to just cook in the oven... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

If you go to Nelson you must stay here its just beautiful! the owner was so lovely we had our baby and he brought us up a high chair and could not have been more helpful! it was a very reasonable price the view was breath taking the bed was sooooo comfy. it was VERY clean we wanted to stay... More 

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Bathurst, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

We had two wonderful nights at The Charthouse- Main Deck and wished we were staying longer. The owners have thought of everything you could need. The apartment has an absolutely stunning view that can be gazed at for many hours. Breakfast in the sun, on the deck, was a wonderful way to start the day. The amenities are very comfortable... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spectacular sea views, private, quiet bush setting. All day sun. Only minutes to Nelson city and the beach. Fully self-contained, fantastic outdoor area or deck with outdoor furniture and bbq. Spacious lounge/dining areas with TV,DVD,CD,stereo,FREE WIFI, washing machine and dryer and off-street parking. Within 1 1/2 hours to Abel Tasman National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wheelhouse Inn and Captain's Quarters

Address: 41 Whitby Road, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $120 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Wheelhouse Inn and Captain's Quarters 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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