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    Palms Nelson

    5 Paru Paru Road | Cnr Halifax and Rutherford Sts., Nelson, New Zealand
    011 64 9-887 8420
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    The Sails Nelson
    686 reviews
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good35%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (168)
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    1 - 5 of 162 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Palms Motel is the most amazing motel complex . The attention to detail in every aspect is outstanding . We stay in motels all over New Zealand and nothing comes close . If there was a motel of the year competition Palms Motel would be...More

    Thank Dulcieo
    Response from Palmsmotel5, Front Office Manager at Palms NelsonResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your kind words, we really appreciate that you took the time to write us an amazing review. We hope to see you again in the future. Regards Robyn

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    Friendly staff greeted us after hours. Room was clean and quiet, beds were comfortable. There is a kitchenette with stove, microwave, refrigerator with milk for morning coffee and small appliances. Bathroom had speciality shampoo, conditioner and body lotion, towels warmed on heated towel racks. Seems...More

    1  Thank BagPackedWillTravel
    Response from Palmsmotel5, Manager at Palms NelsonResponded 14 April 2017

    Thanks for your lovely review BagPackedWillTravel. Glad you found us all friendly and were happy with all our services. We do try to pay special attention to our guests needs. Hope to see you again in the near future.

    Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

    Very close to toen so within easy walking distance to restaurants and the movies with a supermarket just across the road. Friendly welcome from Cheryl. Rooms very clean. Great off street parking. Breakfast provided at a reasonable price.

    Thank Tina B
    Response from Palmsmotel5, Manager at Palms NelsonResponded 9 June 2017

    Thanks for your review Tina B. We also love our location and find its great being so close to everything.

    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    The Palms was fine for our stay as a family of three. We stayed for two nights across the weekend and found the room beautifully clean and tidy with a kitchenette which made life with a toddler much easier. As usual, we requested a ground...More

    Thank AlyDuff
    Response from Palmsmotel5, Manager at Palms NelsonResponded 25 May 2017

    Thanks for your revue AlyDuff. So sorry that your stay wasn't as enjoyable as you had hoped. In future please feel free to ring us and let us know that there was a lot of noise coming from above and we would have done our...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

    Recently stayed here over night and found the premises clean and very comfortable. Reception were very helpful and nothing was a problem. It's central local was ideal for my business trip. Breakfast at the property was "nice/OK"... but if you're like me and really enjoy...More

    Thank bessieboo70
    Response from Palmsmotel5, Manager at Palms NelsonResponded 19 May 2017

    Thanks for your review bessieboo70. Pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and found things clean and comfortable. Look forward to seeing you again in the future.

    The Sails Nelson
    686 reviews
    #1 of 41 hotels in Nelson
    0.5 km
     
    Century Park Motor Lodge
    681 reviews
    #2 of 41 hotels in Nelson
    0.9 km
     
    Harbourside Lodge
    155 reviews
    #7 of 41 hotels in Nelson
    0.8 km
     
    Trailways Hotel Nelson
    506 reviews
    #10 of 41 hotels in Nelson
    0.3 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 109 - US$ 149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
    • Also Known As
    • Palms Hotel Nelson
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    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    Bathroom (4)
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    Room Tips
    "poss 1st floor is best but all are very nice."
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    "We were there in the Winter so if you want sun into your room ask for a room facing the sun."
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    "We had No. 28 - upstairs and next to the heated pool !!!"
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    "They all seem like good rooms"
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