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    Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

    214 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good16%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “close to town” (24 reviews)
    “motor lodge” (18 reviews)
    “an easy walk” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We found this accommodation is perfect for family. Great, self contained unit. Extremely clean and lovely to come to at the end of the day. Very pleasant reception. We recommend it for families. Michelle

    Thank Mohammad e
    Response from ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for these comments. We have a high standard which we like to maintain and hearing that you have enjoyed the unit is a great reward. Hope your trip went well. Cheers Paul.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Very well maintained and comfortable accommodation. Everything to a high standard and very clean...separate bedroom with comfortable bed and electric blanket! Flat screen TV in bedroom as well as in the lounge area. Clean airy bathroom with jacuzzi tub, good fluffy towels and toiletries supplied...More

    Thank ManxmaidManxmaid
    Response from ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Hi, Thank you for your very positive feedback. Unfortunately the weather was not our usual "Sunny" Nelson! Hope you enjoyed the trip south and you have a great time in the other areas of the South Island. Cheers Paul

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    On arriving at our Accommodation Karen and I could see that we had chosen well. The grounds and units are immaculate beautifully presented, on meeting Paul our host we knew why, a very nice person indeed. Would recommend Chelsea Park Motor Lodge in Nelson any...More

    Thank Mark S
    Response from ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for the recommendation - appreciate having you stay and pleased that you enjoyed your time in Nelson. Cheers Paul

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We found the location was good as we had an event at the Trafalgar Centre. The room was quiet, comfortable bed and good daily service. Our unit had a nice big spa bath and a second television in the bedroom. The motel is described as...More

    Thank CatseyeNZ
    Response from ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for the feedback and pleased that you enjoyed the facilities. The wifi is a "work in progress" and runs off fibre. We look forward to improving the speed and capability in the near future.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here last week while working in Nelson. By far the best accomodation I have stayed in. Worth every penny and Paul was a great host as always. Even went the extra mile to assist us with dinner plans. Will be back soon with the...More

    Thank Gary P
    Response from ChelseaPark, Owner at Chelsea Park Motor LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Gary, Thanks for the positive feedback and pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you next time you are in Nelson - Cheers Paul.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$101 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Business Hotel in Nelson
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
    • #4 Family Hotel in Nelson
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Nelson ,
    • Chelsea Park Hotel ,
    • Nelson Best Western
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    Room Tips
    "Upstairs gives larger bright rooms with small balcony. Downstairs has a patio area but a little darker and..."
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    "If you have kids, see if you can get the ground floor unit with the patio so they can come and go."
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    "Ground floor is better... protected views"
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    "If you don't do stairs well, or have heavy luggage, it might be best to request a downstairs room."
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