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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I am pleased to have found such a great place to stay when away from home on business every two weeks, You could not ask for better hosts as Barry and Lee, Both are friendly and welcoming and always with a smile, The rooms are excellent/fresh/modern, having a sky decoder in the rooms is great for people like me who... More 

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Broadbeach, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Stayed at Chelsea Park in 1 Bedroom unit which was stunning as just been redecorated with everything you would want. This was real value for money as other motels of this standard were much more expensive. Lee was great with a friendly welcome and could not have been more helpful plus she escorted us to our room which was a... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

We stayed in a Studio Unit on the Ground Floor which was most convenient. The Unit was spotlessly clean and we had all the ammenties we needed for three nights. Walking distance to the City,Countdown and New World Supermarkets approx. a ten minute walk.

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ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We're pleased you enjoyed your few days in Nelson. The double glazing makes the rooms quiet, so we are pleased we could assist your particular request for a quiet room. With the warmer weather we are now experiencing, the patio off the room is also becoming very popular! We look forward to seeing you on your next Nelson sojourn. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

6 of us visiting Nelson for a special investiture from Australia, Auckland & Hamilton. The management made us very welcome and accommodated our peculiar configurations, and late night arrivals. Nice quiet motel, good lounge in our unit, close to city for walking to venues, restaurants. Will definitely stay again

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ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Pat for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to have you all here for your friend's special occassion and award ceremony. We look forward to your next visit. More 

Redmond, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Spent an enjoyable 3 nights here as a base to explore the surrounding area.Unfortunately the weather was not very good so outdoor opportunities were limited.Lee was very helpful in trying to suggest alternate things to do such as museums and wine tasting at the local vineyards.,She even made reservations for us for an Abel Tasman boat tour and hike and... More 

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ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We're pleased you enjoyed your stay at Chelsea Park - it was a pleasure to have you here for the 3 nights. Well done on the 11km walk in the Abel Tasman National Park and we're pleased you could enjoy the spa bath afterwards! We hope the rest of your return NZ visit was as much fun. More 

Auckland, NZ
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I have been staying at Chelsea Park regularly for the last two years. It's a lovely motel; the units are all immaculately clean and beautifully appointed. Lee and Barry are warm and welcoming and the whole place has a very friendly feel. I can't recommend this place highly enough.

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ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the review "R". It's great to have an experienced, global traveller such as yourself return to stay with us time and again and appreciate the quality experience that we offer. The redecoration of our rooms is underway now and it was great to get your positive feedback on the direction we are taking Chelsea Park. More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We arrived here after the drive up from Kaikoura, tired and in need of a rest. As we were out of season - and the hotel quiet - we were given the family room which was effectively a small apartment. The welcome was warm and efficient, and the owners gave us a great recommendation of a company to use for... More 

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ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We're pleased you enjoyed your stay here. Thanks also for the feedback on the WIFI. We have added extenders to our rooms to try to alleviate any problems in this area. More 

Donnybrook, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

My stay was really enjoyable. As an overseas visitor to Nelson for a Mining Conference, I found the motel to be within easy walking distance not only from the conference venue but also of the city centre and its attractions. The units are modern, very comfortable, well-appointed and spotlessly clean. Complementing all the "creature comforts" and making one's stay even... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We had a lovely stay here and will certainly be back. Lee and Barry were excellent hosts, friendly, and attentive. We were given free wi-fi access, and sky tv which went down a treat. There were free umbrellas available at reception which came in handy as it was raining. Location was nice and central - short walk to the centre... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay with you and would definitely come back to stay again. Only spent the one night to visit the wearable arts and meet some friends but it worked out great. There was a bit of road noise but not much. Got a good nights sleep.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge is a Qualmark rated 4 Star + motel, located in central Nelson city. Our boutique motel has only 10 units, all with kitchen facilities, free high speed WIFI and SKY Guest Select with over 50 channels. Our guests tell us we have a clean and luxurious motel with the most comfortable beds and best showers ever! With the tourist attractions of Nelson and surrounds on our doorstep, Lee & Barry look forward to hosting you and providing for your accommodation needs. For the best rates and no booking fees, book direct! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

Address: 214 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $90 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Chelsea Park Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Best Western Nelson
Chelsea Park Hotel
Nelson Best Western
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
#3 Business Hotel in Nelson
#4 Family Hotel in Nelson
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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