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Hastings, New Zealand
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16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 2nd visit here and certainly not disappointed. Comes with continently breakfast all included. Sunny Nelson sure put it on and with the Anchor Restaurant right next door and all overlooking the Marina, what more could you ask. Different proprietors this time and certainly do the establishment credit. God willing we will certainly be back.

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Thank Alexander S
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of our Motel. We certainly appreciate feedback and are delighted when guests have enjoyed themselves. We do enjoy meeting new guests and always try to ensure that all the guests needs are met to their satisfaction. Once again thank you for your feedback and we welcome you back in the possible future. Regards Brent... More 

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 days of business in Nelson. Very clean, good size bed (I'm 6'3"), good size room and very nice buffett breakfast served upstairs. The only thing i found a bit different was the bathroom shower. It was a disabled bathroom witch made foer lots of water on the floor. Not a big deal but a bit different.

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Thank Alistair B
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your nice review of our Motel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and your trip to Nelson for work. We look forward to a possible visit back to our lovely city in the future. Regards Brent & Vicki More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

My husband and I spent 7 nights at this comfortable and beautiful motel, tucked away with beautiful views of the Marina. Good bed, slept very well every night, great pillows, always a treat. An easy ten minute walk to the city and about 2-3 minutes drive. The Anchor Restaurant is a walk away, you could order room service and then... More 

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Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review of our Motel. It was a pleasure to have you stay and we are very glad you enjoyed your time both at the motel and in Nelson. It is very important for us that guests enjoy their time and we are more than happy to help out where required. We would welcome... More 

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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Lovely quiet place too stay with extremely lovely hosts! Thank you , Very clean and tidy and the most amazingly comfortable bed ! Nice a handy to a Anchor bar & grill which serves great food and has a lovely atmosphere. Harbourside is also very close to Nelson city. Enjoyed our stay.

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Thank fortheloveoffood21
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your lovely review of our Motel. It was certainly a pleasure having you stay. Most of our beds have had an upgrade recently as we believe that a good bed is a must for a good nights sleep. We are glad you enjoyed your meal at the Anchor next door, we also always enjoy our meals... More 

Hawera, New Zealand
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Thanks to our hosts Vickie, Brent and Staff we spent 4 great nights in a comfortable, clean well appointed unit with a Marina view. All our needs were met in our well appointed room. Off the beaten track but very quiet and convenient. 10mins walk to the CBD and if you have dined at The Anchor Restaurant for dinner the... More 

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Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your wonderful review of our Motel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us but more importantly that you enjoyed your stay in our lovely city. We did thoroughly enjoy your stay with us and it was great to catch up each day on your activities around the region. Thanks again for your review, we do... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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64 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We like being on the outskirts of a city and this location was perfect - 2 mins by car (probably a 10-minute walk), great boat harbour view, a good restaurant and bar on the doorstep with a chargeback system to your room and breakfast included in the room costs. We got the last room available which happened to be a... More 

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Thank Steve E
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your lovely review of our Motel. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay and trust that the rest of your trip went as well. We look forward to your next visit to Nelson. Once again thanks for your review we do appreciate good feedback. Regards Brent & Vicki More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We stayed here for two nights and it was an ideal place to stay. The accommodation is first-class with all you need provided for and so beautifully presented. The views from our room were superb and it was quiet and peaceful. We really enjoyed the breakfast. Such great value for the price we pay. Vicky and Brent are wonderful hosts... More 

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Thank David M
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review of our Motel. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay as that gives us a great deal of satisfaction. Our guests are always important to us and we enjoy meeting new people. We hope the rest of your trip went well and was as enjoyable as your stay in Nelson. Thank you for... More 

Vienna, Virginia
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55 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Located adjacent to a yacht harbour with an opportunity to stroll around the marina. There is a nice restaurant nearby. The service is excellent. It is good if you have a car. The room was comfortable and well appointed. An excellent restful place to stay in Nelson.

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Thank 121RJW
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review of our motel. We are glad you enjoyed the restaurant next door as do many of our guests. Thanks for staying and you are welcome back anytime. Kind regards Brent & Vicki More 

Toowoomba, Australia
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

A great location overlooking the Marina. Lovely and quiet. An easy 15 minute stroll to the centre of town. Wonderful hosts, helpful and friendly. Great complimentary continental breakfast in the sunny breakfast room. Fantastic restaurant located next door. Can highly recommend the Harbourside Lodge. We will definitely stay there again.

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Thank Neil F
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your wonderful review of our Motel. We do pride ourselves on delivering a good continental breakfast to start the day. We are also glad that you enjoyed the restaurant next door as it is good to get feedback on the meals. We look forward to a possible visit in the future. Thanks for staying. Kind Regards Brent &... More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

A great place to stay and spotlessly clean. Everything is well presented. The owners take pride in this property and the breakfast is an added bonus. The view from our room was lovely and it's a nice walk into town along the river. Highly recommended.

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Thank Ave897
Brent W, Owner at Harbourside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review of our Motel. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and the great view over the Marina. We enjoyed your company and we get a lot of satisfaction when guests enjoy staying and we hope the rest of your trip went well. Kind Regards Brent & vicki More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Harbourside Motor Lodge

Address: 4 Duncan Street, Nelson, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $79 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Harbourside Motor Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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