Hotels in Nelson, New Zealand

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Richmond Motel & Holiday Park
8.2 Excellent
29 Gladstone Road, Nelson, New Zealand
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7.3 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 533 reviews
8.2

Within a 15-minute car ride of Nelson Airport, Richmond Motel & Holiday Park provides an outdoor pool, a swimming pool and free wireless internet. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Delorenzo Studio Apartments
9.1 Excellent
Nelson, New Zealand
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0.2 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 1,654 reviews
9.1

Delorenzo Studio Apartments is situated in Nelson and is close to the area's popular attractions. Some of the premium features at this modern 5-star property include a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi.

The Beachcomber Hotel
8.1 Excellent
23 Beach Road, Nelson, New Zealand
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2.0 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 2,253 reviews
8.1

Boasting an outdoor heated pool and a sauna, The Beachcomber Hotel & Conference Centre is located in Nelson and provides modern accommodation. It also offers luggage storage, meeting rooms and babysitting/child services.

Harbourside Lodge
8.6 Excellent
4 Duncan Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 623 reviews
8.6

Harbourside Lodge Nelson is located in Nelson and offers a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

Palazzo Motor Lodge
9.4 Excellent
159 Rutherford Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.4 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 1,083 reviews
9.4

Located in Nelson, Palazzo Motor Lodge offers stylish, 5-star accommodation close to Christ Church Cathedral. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

Grand Arden Monaco Nelson
7.9 Good
6 Point Road Stoke, Nelson, New Zealand
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4.1 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 214 reviews
7.9

Located in Nelson, the hotel is an easy drive from The Grampians and the Nelson Provincial Museum. It has a gym, as well as a swimming pool, outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool.

Paradiso Backpackers
6.8 Good
42 Weka Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.5 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
GoodBased on 1 review
6.8

Paradiso Backpackers is situated in Nelson and offers guests wireless internet access in public areas. It also provides a free shuttle service, an outdoor pool and a sauna.

The Sails Nelson
9.4 Excellent
7 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.3 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 544 reviews
9.4

Boasting free Wi-Fi, The Sails Nelson is located in Nelson and provides modern accommodation. The various facilities this luxury motel offers include free bicycle rental, a free shuttle service and an express check-in and check-out feature.

Palms Motel
8.8 Excellent
5 Paru Paru Road, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.2 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 480 reviews
8.8

Situated in Nelson, the motel is a short walk from the Nelson Provincial Museum and provides outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool. It is conveniently located for guests wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Tahuna Beach Holiday Park and Motel
8.1 Excellent
Nelson, New Zealand
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2.3 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 245 reviews
8.1

Tahuna Beach Kiwi Holiday Park and Motel offers 4-star accommodation in Nelson. It also features a tour desk, a concierge and meeting rooms.

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Average price in Nelson:$106/night
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$65 - $267
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$64 - $212
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Top Rated Nelson hotels

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Marama Vineyard
114 Haycock Road, Nelson, New Zealand
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10.6 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Marama Vineyard provides 5-star accommodation, as well as an airport shuttle, luggage storage and a swimming pool. The various amenities this luxury guest house features include a garden, laundry facilities and a laundry service.

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Pine Hill Lodge
112 Pine Hill Road, Nelson, New Zealand
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11.2 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Conveniently based and providing a swimming pool, this comfortable bed & breakfast is an easy drive from Motueka. It also provides a tour desk, luggage storage and a ticket service.

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Trafalgar Lodge
46 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.2 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Trafalgar Lodge provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Nelson. It is conveniently located for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

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Rutherford Hotel Nelson - A Heritage Hotel
7.8 Good
27 Nile Street West / Trafalgar Square PO Box 248 Nelson, New Zealand, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.4 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Set in Nelson, the hotel is a five-minute walk from the Nelson Provincial Museum and features an outdoor pool. Only a short stroll from Christ Church Cathedral, it offers modern rooms equipped with a refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities and a kitchenette.

Cheapest hotels in Nelson, New Zealand

Mid City Motor Lodge
5.2 Okay
218 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.2 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Mid City Motor Lodge provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Nelson. It is steps from the Nelson Provincial Museum and is close to the area's popular attractions and dining spots.

$50
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Brightwater Motor Inn Nelson
1 Lightband Road, Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
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11.2 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Brightwater Motor Inn Nelson provides 3-star accommodation, plus meeting rooms, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

$69
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Queen Street Studios
8.8 Excellent
294 Queen Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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7.0 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Queen Street Studios is located in Richmond and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, meeting rooms and luggage storage.

$97
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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge
8.9 Excellent
214 Rutherford Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Boasting a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi, Chelsea Park Motor Lodge is located in Nelson and offers modern accommodation. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

$103
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Collingwood Manor
9.6 Excellent
29 Collingwood St Manor, Nelson, New Zealand
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0.2 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Collingwood Manor provides cosy 3-star accommodation in Nelson. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$133
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Appleby House & Rabbit Island Huts
9.4 Excellent
305 Redwood Road, Appleby, Nelson, New Zealand
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8.5 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Appleby House & Rabbit Island Huts provides 3-star accommodation, plus a sauna, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi. It also offers luggage storage, a 24-hour reception and a BBQ/picnic area.

$141
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Kershaw House Boutique Accommodation
10 Wensley Road, Nelson, New Zealand
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7.1 mi from city centre, Nelson, New Zealand 

Kershaw House is situated on South Island and offers 4-star accommodation in addition to free Wi-Fi. The various facilities this award-winning bed & breakfast has to offer include wine tasting, bicycle rental and an express check-in and check-out feature.

$156
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Where to stay in Nelson

About Nelson

Renowned for its arts and crafts scene, Nelson is the second-oldest city in New Zealand and boasts a picturesque setting on Tasman Bay. It claims to be within one of New Zealand’s sunniest regions and lies on the doorstep of sweeping vineyards and spectacular national parks.

Things to do in Nelson

Nelson has long lured creative people, with more than 350 artists and craftspeople living in the city. There are plenty of working studios and art galleries to peruse featuring traditional, contemporary and Maori work, so you can find a unique piece to take home with you.

Stemming from the annual Wearable Art Awards in Nelson, Nelson now has its own World of Wearable Art Museum. Get up close to these unique international fashion designs that look well and truly outside of the box, as well as a collection of classic cars.

Nelson serves as the gateway to Abel Tasman National Park, a large wilderness reserve that is home to little blue penguins, seal colonies and bottlenose dolphins. Follow the Abel Tasman Coast Track along its white sandy beaches and coastal ridges or slowly paddle across its clear blue waters on a kayaking adventure.

Want to experience the historic side of Nelson? Then make a stop at Founders Heritage Park, which brings together a collection of historic buildings housing artisan foods, locally made artworks and an award-winning brewery. A short heritage railway offers train rides around the park, with its quaint streets interspersed with village greens and landscaped gardens.

Getting around Nelson

Nelson Airport is located around 15 minutes’ drive south-west of the city and has flight connections across New Zealand. Buses connect Nelson with destinations across the South Island, while the city centre is compact enough to explore on foot or by bicycle.

Facts about staying in Nelson

  • What are the best hotels in Nelson?

    The Hotel Nelson (8.6/10 from 2,464 reviews), Tides Hotel (8.6/10 from 2,218 reviews), and Delorenzo Studio Apartments (9.1/10 from 1,654 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Nelson.

  • What is a good hotel near Christ Church Cathedral?

    The Hotel Nelson is a hotel near Christ Church Cathedral that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 8.6 across 2,464 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in Nelson near Nelson Market?

    The Hotel Nelson is rated 8.6 from 2,464 reviews and is close to Nelson Market.

  • Is there a good hotel near Tahunanui Beach Reserve?

    Close to Tahunanui Beach Reserve you will find The Beachcomber Hotel, which has a rating of 8.1 over 2,253 HotelsCombined reviews.