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Reviewed 26 December 2016

After having booked at another motel in the close vicinity and being extremely dissapointed, we turned up at Gladstone Motel at 8:3am on Xmas Eve, desperate for somewhere to stay with two young kids! The staff were extremely helpful and friendly and accommodated us at short notice. They organised a porta cot and fold out bed for us, and put...

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Tokoroa, Waikato, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 December 2016

What a wonderful find.... such a warm, inviting, extremely clean and comfortable motel..... Managers are wonderful, super friendly and a warped sense of humour- I like that lol.... I had to book an extra night and it was no trouble for them at all.... if I am back in Nelson for work or pleasure this is my place to stay......

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Having recently stayed at the Gladstone Motel, I found the service to be top notch, the rooms were very clean and well-appointed and it was a comfortable easy stay. I would happily recommend for singles, couples and families.

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Westport, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 December 2016

The room was clean and tidy and had all the amenities I needed. It was close to the shops and restaurants. The owners were very pleasant and I was made to feel welcomed. I would happily stay there again. Well priced.

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Reviewed 9 December 2016

The room I had was very nice, clean and tidy, it had everything I needed, with space for all of us. The location was great, being only a small walk to shops and restaurants. The staff were able to answer all my questions. I would stay there again

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Thank Julie S
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I stayed for two nights and found the staff pleasant and the room comfortable and quiet. The room was clean and I think it had been recently redecorated. It was close to the town centre and I walked to Supermarket. The motel was on the main road to Nelson and close to the airport I would stay there again.

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gladstone2014, Owner at Gladstone Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, really appreciated.

Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We had a lovely stay at the Gladstone Motel, The room was very clean and inviting and the location was just fantastic, so close to everything we needed. I am sure to recommend this motel to anyone who is looking to stay in Nelson

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Thank ruby502016
Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely family weekend away here. Friendly service, comfortable, clean accommodation. Great shopping mall close by. Not far from the city so nice and central for driving through to Motueka the following day. Would definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

The suite was large, well furnished and clean. Loved having the kitchen! We arrived Christmas day after 6 hours of driving and were tired and hungry. When we arrived, the owners welcomed us and asked if we had eaten. They gave us a large plate of ham and trimmings and an even larger plate of dessert that fed our family...

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Thank Kim C
Westport, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Rooms are very clean and tastefully decorated. Great location, handy to main road when departing Nelson, short drive to airport and friendly helpful staff. Close to Richmond Mall for a good variety of cafes, shops etc. Excellent location for sports groups as across the road from sports ground.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gladstone Motel, Richmond,Nelson offers immaculate modern Nelson region accommodation in beautifully appointed units at an affordable price. Choose between fully equipped suites and fully serviced studio units. Everything that you would expect from a modern motel but with Gladstone's extra touches of hospitality and comfort that you would expect in a Four Star Plus rated Motel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gladstone Motel

Address: 19 Gladstone Road, Richmond 7020, New Zealand (Formerly Destiny Motels)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Richmond
Price Range: RM402 - RM859 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Gladstone Motel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Clean, Tidy and Modern rooms”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I was on the top floor. I can't comment on other rooms. Mine was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles 148susan, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“room 803 was perfect for us. Parked right outside the door.”
 of 5 bubbles ravnf, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room further away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles hurtle1, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Our suite was right beside the office. 2 bedrooms, outside patio table, right beside a lemon tree. Perfect!!”
  • Kitchenette
  • Jet Tub
  • Nice clean Bathroom
  • Smaller room with 2 single beds
  • Larger room with 2 larger beds
 of 5 bubbles knsqueakers, 11 Feb 2015 | Read review
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