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The Nelson Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great location”(100 reviews)
“little nell”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationlittle nellthe cafe downstairscafe on siteheated poolgreat cafesmall kitchenetteroad noiseking roomexcellent breakfastwalking distance to everythingbottle shopfree wififamily roomcentral locationsteam roomshower head
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

I was very disappointed to arrive and realise the 'resort' had been a motel in the past - no photos of the 'resort' are used in advertising . The price was too high for a motel room, which had been somewhat updated and was clean....More

2  Thank Travelon100
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We recently stayed for 5 nights in a room at the front of the complex with a partial water view, directly over their in-house café. Accommodation was modern, well appointed and well furnished. When we first arrived the noise from passing traffic was noticeable, as...More

Thank Geoff_and_Roz
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Our first time staying at this gem in the middle of Nelson Bay. Friendly and helpful staff. Clean and comfortable room with a partial view of the water. The highlight was the breakfast at Little Nels. Looking forward to our return visit in the warmer...More

Thank Lucia092
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at The Nelson. The room at the front on the corner which we had, was very nice. Seperate bedroom and bathroom to the living and kitchenette area. Clean and comfy -fabulous king bed with most things you require to self cater...More

Thank sueandalan46
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stayed 3 nights while visiting the area to go whale watching, from the check in to check out, we had a fantastic stay. Lovely clean rooms, great location, beautiful heated pool. We got a great deal with the whale watching package even though online it...More

2  Thank Thedaywillcome
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$113 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$113 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Anna-Maria C
26 September 2016|
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Response from Rosemarie S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift which was installed last year when refurbishments took place.
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Ace G
8 October 2015|
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Response from Sue G | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast and lunch only. Room service dinner from the pub on the corner.
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SGlady
7 October 2015|
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Response from wotsaheaven4 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is at the edge of the retail/restaurant precinct and across the road from the waterfront marina. There are lovely beaches in the area, just not sure if they are right near the hotel. No lift at present but... More
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"I love going for the higher rooms"
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"We stayed in a 1st floor room. You can just see the sea from the balcony"
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"Ask for a room on a higher level with ocean view"
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"21, 22 and 31 are spa bath rooms, 31 is my favourite ."
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