We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Bella Vista Motel

    178 Tahunanui Drive | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
    Save
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    View Deal
    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (4)
    Bay Crest Motor Lodge
    228 reviews
    #3 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments
    878 reviews
    #8 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Palms Nelson
    163 reviews
    #13 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Amber Court Motel
    89 reviews
    #17 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Overview

    • Excellent47%
    • Very good30%
    • Average16%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Room Service
    4 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
    Bay Crest Motor Lodge
    228 reviews
    #3 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments
    878 reviews
    #8 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Palms Nelson
    163 reviews
    #13 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Amber Court Motel
    89 reviews
    #17 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Rooms
    7 May8 May
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view 5 other deals from US$84
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Nelson hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "5d93cb24927d453fa75c898166e1fef7", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":302055,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109275164],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":5,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":5,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":84,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"5d93cb24927d453fa75c898166e1fef7","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":84,"lowestMetaPrice":84,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":84,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":84,"lowestMetaPrice":84,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":84,"hotelName":"Bella Vista Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjVkOTNjYjI0OTI3ZDQ1M2ZhNzVjODk4MTY2ZTFmZWY3IiwiQUlLIjoiYjg0YWZiNjVkYjA1NDY5ZjlmMjAyYWRlZDhiNDc1YjIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/05/2017", "checkOut": "08/05/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$84", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79046902":"OrbitzEWS","38873376":"BookingCom","109275164":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Really enjoyed our 3 day stay here, thank you Bruce for the tips on what to see and do we thoroughly enjoyed the WOW museum it is a must see ...amazing. Lots to see in Nelson and the restaurant down on the water front Harbour...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista Motel

    Thanks for the great review Julie, we are so happy that you had a great stay here in Nelson. See you next time! :-)

    Reviewed 24 February 2017

    Great stay here although lugging cases up the stairs can be a bit of a problem. Very comfortable room - slightly small but had everything we needed. Owner very helpful and booked tours for us and gave directions of how to get to where we...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista Motel

    Thanks for the great review Anne, yes it can be troublesome taking luggage upstairs but we are more than willing to do this for you and our apologies for not offering or asking if you needed assistance. Half of our accommodation is situated on ground...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights. The room is rather small the facilities are very clean and they have a very nice barbecue area with a huge table for people to sit around away from the rooms. They have a kettle and a French press...More

    Helpful?
    Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

    The Bella Vista Motel is easy to find, easy to park and has well appointed rooms with good facilities. The room and bathroom were very clean. The kitchenette had all you would need for catering for yourself for one or two nights. The cost was...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista Motel

    Thank you for the great review Frances. We strive to make our guests feel as comfortable as possible so do appreciate reading that we got it right! It is always great to get feedback about how quiet our motels are too as we are situated...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    Thank you Bella Vista for a great long weekend away. We loved that we could bring our dog with us. Bruce and Nadine were very helpful, as we decided to come up a day early, so they sorted out a room for us quickly. The...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista Motel

    Thank you for your amazing review of our motel, we are always pleased when we can accommodate the whole family (canines & all) as not many motels offer this. Yes it is a good idea to take the downstairs rooms if stairs pose a problem....More

    Bay Crest Motor Lodge
    228 reviews
    #3 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments
    878 reviews
    #8 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Palms Nelson
    163 reviews
    #13 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Amber Court Motel
    89 reviews
    #17 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #17 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
    Photos
    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Nearby
    Nearby Hotels
    Abelia Motor Lodge
    62 reviews
    .34 km away
     
    Amber Court Motel
    89 reviews
    .13 km away
     
    Tuscany Gardens Motor Lodge
    31 reviews
    .62 km away
     
    ASURE Fountain Resort Motel
    70 reviews
    .72 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Raglan Roast
    6 reviews
    1.28 km away
    Smugglers Pub and Cafe
    447 reviews
    1.02 km away
    Speight's Ale House
    343 reviews
    .95 km away
    Sprig & Fern Tahuna
    90 reviews
    1.12 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    World of WearableArt & Classic Cars Museum
    1,089 reviews
    .95 km away
    Tahunanui Beach
    129 reviews
    1.27 km away
    Natureland Zoo
    110 reviews
    1.18 km away
    Liquid Alchemy
    6 reviews
    .70 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Rachelle W
    hi there, we are traveling the south island with our dog. what are the terms for pets. thanks Rachelle
    9 November 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Nadine H | Property representative |
    If you could please phone us 035486948 then we can email it to you as this site does not allow us to put up our email address
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Askk for ground floor rooms if you have lots of luggage or a mobility problem"
    Read review
    "There is upstairs and downstairs, so if you want easy access, ask for downstairs."
    Read review
    "Flat easy access to ground floor rooms."
    Read review
    "Good location, free very fast WiFi, and easy parking"
    Read review