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Trailways Hotel Nelson

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#9 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I picked this hotel from the reviews and for its location which is very central for our first night in NZ. It was all fine and very convenient but it was very expensive and seemed characterless to us compared to all the other wonderful places we stayed in NZ at less cost. The lady at reception was lovely though!

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Nantong
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely friendly staff, excellent food, great portions, awesome taste and variety, good value for price, really delightful setting. We really enjoyed the roast of the day, excellent presentation. The chips with aioli were YUMMY

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Franschhoek, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only spent 1 night at Trailways Hotel, but it was a pleasurable experience. The service was good and friendly, the accommodation good with comfortable rooms and clean bathrooms. The restaurant was excellent and we enjoyed our dinner there. A good hotel to stay while on business in Nelson!

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear FelicityJohannesburg, Thank you so much for taking your time to write us a review, we love to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back one day. kind regards The Team at Trailways Hotel

New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 2 nights with a hiking group, (to do a day on the Abel Tasman track) in this very conveniently & pleasantly located mid size hotel on the riverbank, at the edge of the CBD. Within walking distance of Obelisk Hill & other lovely parks & cafes, shops, galleries. Warm, friendly welcome, quiet, comfortable room facing houses opposite (rooms on...

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear hikeforcalm2, We are so pleased you enjoyed your two night stay with us and made the most of our fantastic central location. I will pass on your fabulous comments to our chefs - I am sure they will love to hear that our breakfast was the best you tried in the South Island! We hope you enjoyed your hiking...

Stratford, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent downtown location in Nelson, close for walking to all your needs. We used it for a one night stopover between arriving, and travelling on to our longer term destination... for that, it filled the bill perfectly. The room was comfortable, both the bed and the bathroom were great. The property itself seemed a little tired... somewhat dark and dated...

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear JKM6, many thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We take on board all feedback and are glad our hotel fulfilled your needs for the night. We are in the process of re-decorating so hopefully if you do come again in the future our décor doesn't feel so dark and tired to you. I hope you...

Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow those showers are just fantastic!! Got a king room and cant complain!! Only one small thing is the fridges in the rooms don't come stocked. Other wise a beautiful stay in nelson at trail ways best priced value for money 5star!!

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear willsamtroy, thank you so much for your amazing review. we are so pleased you enjoyed our rooms and loved our Spa Showers! Unfortunately we don't have mini bars in our rooms but there is grocery stores within short distance to stock your fridge. I hope you enjoyed our lovely city and hope to see you back again in the...

Rotorua District, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have spent 5 days at Trailways Hotel & they have been awesome, nice clean facilities, guest laundry & delicious food @ the Tides in house Restraunt, highly reccomend & will stay here again if we are ever here

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear ddsmash78, thank you so much for your lovely comments, we are so pleased you enjoyed your 5 days staying here and made the most of The Tides Restaurant and our other amenities. We would love to see you back sometime in the future. our kindest regards, The Team at Trailways Hotel

Waikato Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfectly located for business travellers with work in the CBD. Handy to local cinema and supermarket etc. Room provisions are good and bathroom toiletries very nice. Ground floor room close to reception was a bit noisy in the morning. Restaurant meals very tasty.

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Ann M, thank you for you review. I'm always pleased to hear that guests enjoy our location as well as our Restaurant. I trust you enjoyed your time in Nelson and look forward to having you back. kind regards, The Team at Trailways Hotel

Walnut, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are comfortable with King size bed, bathrooms modern and showers oversized. Towels are thick and plentiful. Hotel is 2 storey and does not have an elevator. Rooms on the river side are extra pleasant.

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Mary F, thank you for you lovely review. I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back again one day. Kind regards, The Team at Trailways Hotel

Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights and found it a reasonable hotel. It's in a very good location very close to Nelson centre. We wanted a room with a kitchenette and a river view - BUT found they only have 2 rooms with a kitchenette that both overlook the front car-park! The river view rooms are defiantly nicer but have...

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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this review

Dear Martin&Chris, thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We appreciate all feedback - yes our two kitchenette rooms are on the poolside of the hotel however both our suites on the riverside do have kitchens. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed our location and made use of our swimming pool. I hope you enjoyed your...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Trailways Hotel, one of Nelson's most stylish and contemporary venues. We are centrally located within a few minutes walk of Nelson's central shopping precinct, theatres, cultural and sporting attractions, restaurants and cafes, the information centre, and close to the scenic waterfront. Stay in the heart of Nelson city and explore the region, famous for its sunshine, wine, seafood, art and craft, Saturday morning open-air market, its five national parks and abundance of outdoor recreation. Trailways Hotel is right on the river and many of its rooms open onto the river side. There are 47 rooms consisting of studios, studio spas, spacious suites and interconnecting rooms. Also overlooking the river is award-winning The Tides Restaurant and Bar. There are three serviced conference rooms for your next business event, wedding or function. For the business traveller, we have up-to-the-minute facilities to make your stay most productive. Our staff are on hand 24 hours to respond to your requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Trailways Hotel Nelson

Address: 66 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $91 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Trailways Hotel Nelson 4.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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#7 Business Hotel in Nelson
#9 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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“Ask to face the river , quieter and more scenic”
yvonnea390, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room that doesn't have a view of the parking!”
FelicityJohannesburg, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the river have a prettier view.”
hikeforcalm2, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Avoid ground floor rooms close to reception.”
Z5414BOannm, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“River side and main level”
MaryF319, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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