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Bay Crest Motor Lodge

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place has everything we could possibly want! GREAT kitchenette (everything you could need) and delicious coffee/tea. The owner (Phil) was phenomenally attentive and had great advice. Plus he has delicious candies in every room that we couldn't get enough of! Best place we've stayed at yet during our 2 weeks in NZ! It is close to the airport, but...

Thank jkweller
Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Into our third week staying in motels and travelling, it was a real delight to experience some genuine, heartfelt hospitality. Our room was one of the upstairs units: spacious, well appointed and impeccably clean. On our arrival, tired after a long day of travel from Wellington, our host suggested a great spot for dinner and even made the booking and...

Thank TwoFP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our host was lovely and very accomodating. Quiet accommodation with comfy (but a little bit soft) beds. The guest room for the girls was great as nice and dark but the main bed was in the lounge area and light came in early in the morning- good for me because I wanted to go out for a run (amazing position...

Thank corinnet869
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our room was very spacious and nice, and perfectly suited us. It was comfortable and modern, and we had a very pleasant one night stay. It is close to many things such as eateries, bars, parks and beaches - and in very close proximity to Nelson Airport, however it is quite far from Nelson town centre. The host of the...

Thank Elliott L
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just the business for Mum, Dad and the two kids. Plenty of space to spread out and a separate room for the kids. The beds were very, very comfortable- the only niggles would be the limited bench space in the kitchen and low head room in the bathroom. Otherwise all good!

Thank ge0ffl62
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My spouse and I visited Nelson mid December and were very pleased with our stay at Bay Crest. Upon arrival we were given a very friendly welcome and a useful overview of things to do around Nelson (with some helpful tips). The room was spotless and well maintained. The lodge is well located within Nelson but at the same time...

Thank JvO298
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place suited us perfectly while away for a month in NZ. The owner and host is so lovely and helpful. The rooms are spacious, simple, yet comprising of anything you would need. There is a fridge, crockery and a stove and microwave for cooking in, although we were lazy and ate out! Really central location and perfect base for...

Thank Zomey
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service is everything here. The owners go out of their way to make you feel welcome, at home and your custom valued. I stayed for two nights and look forward to a return visit. I loved the spacious unit that was well equipped, light and spotlessly clean. No detail had been overlooked. There was a range of toiletries, plunger coffee...

Thank Luv2C2
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We arrived to a warm welcome and immediately felt 'at home'. Our units were so comfortable and well equipped - everything we needed. The owner made it clear that if there was anything else we needed, or information about what was going on in Nelson, all we had to do was ask.

Thank parkes4242
Reviewed 3 December 2016

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...

Thank Minnirii

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • 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
  • Laundry 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: RM420 - RM643 (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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St Albans, United Kingdom
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“Ground floor disability unit at end had parking right next to unit. Noise was not a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles TramperNZ, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor rooms have lovely balconies!”
 of 5 bubbles caroldebbout, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles 9Hawke, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good and have balcony space.”
 of 5 bubbles 384lynm, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Has free Wifi up to 500mb per day. More than enough.”
 of 5 bubbles MarknJanice, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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