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Bay Crest Motor Lodge

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed two nights and could t be more happier. Rooms were clean, cozy and good size. Staff was very helpful! Lady at reception gave us awesome tips for our travels! There is laundry and it works so well, just give dirty clothes to receptionist, go to the beach/kayaking/shopping/ etc and come back at the end of the day, all your... More 

Thank Minnirii
Winchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our three night stay at the Bay Crest Motor Lodge was faultless. Spacious modern room with an extremely comfy bed, powerful shower in the bathroom, and a daily room service which always left the room immaculate. The sweets and coffee plunger pods were an added bonus. The host was also extremely friendly and knowledgable of the local area - the... More 

Thank RyanOnTheReviews1212
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a most enjoyable stay at Baycrest, spacious room and very comfy bed, cooking facilities were good. Also handy location to dairy, eateries and short drive to Richmond and Nelson and surrounding bays. And close vicinity to airport. (But not noisy)

Thank Carol R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay in Nelson at the Bay Crest Motor Lodge. It was clean and comfortable, away from the main road so quiet (yes it is close to the airport, but this was not a problem at night). An added bonus was the laundry service - great if you are staying 2 nights to have the laundry done for... More 

Thank Aussie_JP
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed staying at this motor lodge. Management were very friendly and accommodating when we needed an extra bed in the unit at the lost minute. Good location but it is under the flight path for the airport. Highly recommended.

Thank Peter R
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Nelson for one night after visiting Abel Tasman. Lovely, spacious room - with enough space for 5 total. The bathroom ceiling is angled (and thus, a bit low for taller people) - but this was a minor inconvenience. Parking is a bit tight on the property itself - but it's close enough to drive to anywhere you... More 

Thank Omar H
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Place to stay ! Comfortable clean spacious room with a great walking beach close by. Hosts are very keen to help travellers with any enquires. The only downside of our stay was we were out and about all day and the laundry was closed on our return. Other than that the place was perfect.

Thank neromjp
Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at the Bay Crest Motor Lodge; our room was clean and tidy, the WiFi there if you need it, and the room had heaps of space for my wife and I, and our two kids. The motor lodge is in a great spot, just a few minutes drive from Nelson's town centre, a short walk... More 

Thank adbarry
1 review
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Bay Crest. The owners were welcoming and friendly and the facilities were excellent. The motel is on the flight path so planes do fly over head occasionally, however this never bothered us and our three year old was quite fascinated watching them.

Thank kyliem757
Townsville, Australia
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

We had a nice stay here. The room was very clean & had everything we needed. Phil was very helpful with everything. We didn't realise that we were near an airport though & there were a lot of planes taking off & landing. However it didn't seem a problem at night. We could also hear our neighbours quite clearly.

Thank chez223

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
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Additional Information about Bay Crest Motor Lodge

Address: 87 Golf Road | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: RM382 - RM654 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Crest Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ground floor disability unit at end had parking right next to unit. Noise was not a problem.”
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“Has free Wifi up to 500mb per day. More than enough.”
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