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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

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Vista, California
Reviewed 23 February 2014

We arrived in Nelson late in the day, and easily found our centrally located motor lodge. It looked like any run of the mill motel, until we opened the doors to our rooms. The rooms were so nice we were surprised! The kitchen was well stocked, the furnishings were modern and comfortable, and the proprietors were very nice. We were...

Thank SydH123
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Nice Motel.Very clean with all the amenities.We had a very good time.Nelson is a very beautiful place, must go if you visit NZ The hosts were very nice and helfpul,will make you feel at home.Rooms are spacious. Good location, near to the bus stop.Its a 10 min walk

Thank Vishal111
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 11 February 2014

This was our second visit to Nelson and to the Chelsea Park Motor Lodge! Great sized rooms with well stocked kitchenettes - modern decor and well furnished with comfortable beds- amazing hosts Lee and Barry who want your stay in Nelson to be truly enjoyable! Walking distance to Nelson center, grocery stores, and restaurants!

Thank hikingroundtheworld
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 February 2014

We stayed 2 nights in room 6. The room was tidy, clean and welcoming. As this lodge is on a main road, traffic noise is unavoidable but the double glazed windows kept that to a minimum. The bed was super comfy and the large spa bath a real treat for us. 2 big lazy boy chairs, a small dining table...

Thank Tasha F
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Barry & Lee were very nice and made my stay more welcoming. The room I had was quite nice and had a nice little walk out with a table and chair which I used to lounge and read outside. The room itself is nice, It was spacious and the TV has 50 channels. It is central in the town so...

Thank Mark C
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2014

We stayed only one night in Nelson, so that we could visit the famed Nelson Market on Saturday morning, and Chelsea Park was just perfect for this. The motel is on the main road, but the rooms extend behind, away from the traffic, and noise wasn't an issue. The room was mid-sized, good for our stay, and was in tip-top...

Thank sapientpear
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Barry and Lee were friendly and helpful with all requests fulfilled without fuss and had good local knowledge that enhanced our Nelson experience. As a family it was nice to have enough comfortable seating for us all and a table to eat at. A lot of little things that make a holiday enjoyable for us were ticked off; nice wine...

1Thank Vicki J
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 January 2014

Had a wonderful stay at chelsea park motor lodge. Service was fantastic -including the complimentary continental breakfast. Location was superb just a short walk to town. Only downside was the traffic noise in the morning -despite the double glazing. Overall a great place to stay in nelson :-) thank you Lee & Barry

Thank DaniE016
Reviewed 17 January 2014

My partner & I thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay at the Chelsea Park Motor Lodge. It was easy to find with off street parking & a short walk into town. We stayed in No 7 which was in excellent condition with all the extras you require with an upstairs view & balcony which was great plus the hosts Lee...

Thank waverill
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Stayed at Chelsea Park and couldn't fault it. The Owners Lee and Barry are so welcoming and the rooms spotless, we stayed for 2 nights in room 6 which they have just renovated and it was 5 star plus with all the furnishings plus free wifi and sky 50+ tv. We would stay again in a heartbeat and advise you...

1Thank Rani B

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • 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 

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Address: 214 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: RM501 - RM974 (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
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#3 Business Hotel in Nelson
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
#4 Family Hotel in Nelson
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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“If you don't do stairs well, or have heavy luggage, it might be best to request a downstairs room.”
 of 5 bubbles 974TaraW, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A short walk into town - not much very close by so be prepared for this.”
 of 5 bubbles maddie1964, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book directly with the motel for the best rates.”
 of 5 bubbles thecamerons2016, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you have difficulty in stairs let the owners know.”
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