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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in for one night of our trip and it was by far the nicest place we stayed. The B&B is easily within walking distance to the center of Nelson. The rooms are extremely clean and are just bursting with character, with various decorations and ornament, books and board games, yet are large enough that it doesn't feel...

Thank James C
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in the garden suite. It's very private and lovely. The house is very close to town and a quick walk to restaurants etc. Wayne and Val are great hosts and you can tell they take wonderful care of the property. Breakfast is great - Wayne does a different hot main dish every morning. We would definitely stay here...

Thank CathyRickAdventure
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Central convenieny location in nelson, really helpful owners, lovely grounds, excellent breakfast with fruit, yoghurt cereal and also a cooked second course. Dining room view at breakfast is amazing. Would definitely stay again if in nelson or visiting abel tasman park.

Thank Abigail T
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Ohhhhhh what's not to like about a stay at Shelbourne Villa? I booked this many months ago (because this is a very popular place to stay in nelson and books up quickly) as my partner and I were doing the Abel Tasman walk before. I knew we'd want somewhere comfortable and luxurious to stay. It didn't disappoint. Rooms were beautiful...

Thank Rachael H
New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Can't think of anything that wasn't wonderful about our stay. The room was beautiful and immaculate. The hosts are wonderful people. The breakfast are fabulous, each made individually. Location is excellent. The grounds are manicured. If we didn't live in New York, I'd come back again and again.

Thank Gerald S
Kawana, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Top quality B & B with beautiful furnishings in central location. Very friendly and helpful hosts who keep the B & B (including gardens) in excellent condition. We stayed in the room with Spa which my wife made good use of. Size of the room was generous. Breakfast also included

Thank Greentoow
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is the best B&B we have stayed in ever. Great people. Amazing rooms. Delicious Breakfast. Awesome location. The hosts were helpful and friendly. Our room was better than a 5-star hotel. Loved this place and wished we stayed for longer.

Thank Stuti B
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The location is great -really close to town, shops, restaurants etc.. You'll find wonderful hosts here too -very friendly with a wealth of knowledge, so if you're new to the area fear not! The house is beautiful with well appointed rooms. The breakfasts are not to be missed!!

Thank Lawrence H
Los Angeles
Reviewed 10 December 2016

What a perfect retreat in Nelson: a lovely 5 minute walk to Trafalgar Square and the best restaurants / shops in Nelson, the cinema, and coffee. Surrounded by fragrant gardens and a sweet little patio, this renovated Victorian is stately yet quaint and offers incredibly fast wi-fi, wonderful breakfasts, and the best of hosts. Val and Wayne are so knowledgeable...

Thank skygirl12
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

What a lovely stay in Nelson. Very close to downtown, wonderful accommodations, the food was great - plus Val and Wayne are very gracious hosts. Accommodating to different events and times over the course of the three night visit.

Thank HZenk

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shelbourne Villa is an ideal B&B accommodation option for visitors to New Zealand's Nelson City & the Abel Tasman Region. Independently rated by Qualmark as 5 star - you won't find a better combination of comfort, convenience of location and quality in Nelson City. Four guest suites, all with en-suite bathrooms and room to spread out - our Loft is the best room in town. Fabulous breakfasts. Quiet location only 5 minutes walk to down-town shopping, galleries and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shelbourne Villa

Address: 21 Shelbourne Street | Central Nelson, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: ₹ 8,156 - ₹ 16,647 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Shelbourne Villa 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The upstairs room is really large and has terrific views and a terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles A6660TQgeralds, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Loft area very nice indeed - but all rooms lovely”
  • Comfy bed
  • View of bedroom from lounge section
 of 5 bubbles moxxy-girl, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for the loft or the master suite if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles SueB740, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The loft is a wonderful space.”
 of 5 bubbles Voyager28, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Loft Room is huge and lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 271saskiab, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
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