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Saxton Lodge

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#10 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hospitality of the staff at Saxton Lodge is amazing! We especially wish to thank Helen G who made our stay so wonderful. She helped us do all we wanted to do in Nelson in the short time we had to do it but helping 8 of us get to the WOW museum and to the airport with all our...

Thank bcwrightnz
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saxton Lodge is diffinately a place I will return to stay at when visiting Nelson again.Eight of us (4 Mum's and our 4 teenage boys) arrived to Saxton Lodge wet and cold from a three day tramping trip in the beautiful Abel Tasman. Helen G had our rooms warm for us on our arrival she was friendly very funny extremely...

Thank suziemakeup
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A big thank you to the staff at Saxton Lodge who answered all my queries before we arrived, were ever so obliging and helpful when we were there and a big ups for Helen G who went the extra mile and was a hoot! The room was lovely and warm when we got there and the amenities great. Definitely would...

Thank campmother17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had made a booking for Saxton Lodge but due to overbooking by Jetstar in Auckland we missed our flight and hence our booking for that night. Saxton Lodge were very kind therefore to be able to offer us another night after our cycling and hiking holiday. We had an excellent stay, very comfortable and we much appreciated the friendly...

Thank Anne H
David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, we all work hard to satisfy our guests requirements. We should get Helen to write a book it would be fun reading I am sure.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very unexpected stay as our car broke down on Good Friday. We arrived late and were greeted by a very friendly owner who found us menus for food outlets and made us feel very welcome. Rooms great. Thanks

Thank 226paulan
David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback, we're happy you enjoyed staying with us.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Spent two weeks staying here for work in the area. The service was excellent. Room were clean and tidied daily, lunches were good and tea was awesome - I could'nt ask for anything better. Thanks to Dave and Desma for the excellent customer service and making sure everything was to our satisfaction. Look forward to staying there again.

Thank Andre_JohnstonCivil
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We booked literally the morning of the day we were driving up to Nelson to visit grandparents and secured a room on Booking.com for my brother and his wife with an extra single bed for me for $150, perfect! Had huge, strong modern shower in our bathroom:) sky in the room so relaxed in bed watching a couple of good...

Thank katiemac79
David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking time to comment on your stay with us, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Spent a couple nights here while exploring surrounding areas. A warm and friendly welcome by Desma & David. Room was ok, by that I mean it was clean and comfortable but needed a few hugs. Things like the armchairs that have large rips in the upholstery make you think someone must not care to much about how the room comes...

Thank LLW444
David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, and we're pleased you felt welcomed on arrival. We do realise some of the rooms are in need of upgrading. We are currently in the process of re-vamping the rooms. Kind regards.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We stayed there for 4 nights. Rooms are large and the bed was very comfortable. Bathroom was great with a lovely large shower. It is close to the Richmond Mall approx 5 minute drive. The owners were great and very accommodating. The room has tea and coffee making facilities. If you want to cook meals there is a communal kitchen...

Thank yastewart
David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us, thank you for your positive feedback.

Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We had a lovely room here. Very clean and comfortable. The owner also served a continental breakfast in our room at a reasonable price. There was ample parking and it was handy for the beach and other amenities.

Thank Hazel H
David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

We are pleased you found our motel comfortable and that you had a pleasant stay. Thank you for your positive feedback.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering you comfortable, spacious motel style accommodation in Nelson for holiday vacations, group functions, sports team, business or corporate travellers. Saxton Lodge is the perfect option for anyone visiting Nelson. We offer spacious modern units for your comfort and conveniently located opposite Saxton Field, only 15 minutes' drive to Nelson city centre, 30 minutes' drive to Motueka, 3 minutes' drive into Stoke or Richmond, and approximately 5 minutes' drive from Nelson airport. We also offer a free airport transfer service on demand, subject to availability. For families coming to Nelson, the Saxton Field sporting complex is directly across the road and this has a children's playground. The aquatic centre is a 2 minute drive down Main Rd Stoke (toward Richmond) and we offer barbeque facilities, a spacious lawn for children to play safely and free off-street parking. With 84 car parks on the property, we can accommodate large vehicles, towing vehicles, camper vans, buses and trucks with ease. The property also has a fully equipped communal kitchen for you to prepare simple meals and a self-service laundry is also available onsite. Our accommodation is a two-storied complex with 48 generous sized units, consisting of Studios, and 1 & 2 Bedroom Units. All of our units have SKY Select 50+ TV, UFB Internet and Wifi, individual air-conditioning in each room so you can control your temperature, blackout curtains for a relaxing sleep, double glazed windows and soundproofed rooms to ensure quiet enjoyment, tea/coffee making facilities, and a mini fridge and an ensuite bathroom with shower. We also have rooms that have wet-floor showers to accommodate guests with limited mobility and all of our downstairs units have sliding doors opening out to patios. A number of our upstairs units have balconies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saxton Lodge

Address: 103 Saxton Road East, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: RM358 - RM495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Saxton Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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“we were on both the bottom and top floor and both were quiet and nice”
bcwrightnz, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“stayed in upstairs and down both brilliant”
suziemakeup, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Nice large rooms”
yastewart, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Downstairs room if you have trouble climbing stairs.”
HazelH36, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ground Floor room suited us perfectly, quiet and sunny.”
K8562CPsueh, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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