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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Just to let people konw the hotel now has a brand new lift. We came here on Valentine's Day for a 3 night stay. The weather was glorious and The Nelson ticked all the right boxes. The room was clean and comfortable and equally the bed. Slept like a top. It was very quiet at night. We had Room 3...

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Killara, Australia
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Nice resort for the price. Excellent facilities, pool was great. Every staff member encountered was lovely, knowledgeable and happy to help. Very good location relative to the town centre. Would definetely recommend to friends!

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1Thank Jordan S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 1 night in January on our way to Sydney. This was a great little hotel (not quite a resort). Lovely spacious room with very nice bathroom and a lovely balcony (which unfortunately faced the road). The lift was out of order during our stay, and this required us to carry luggage up two...

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Thank ihearteurope10
Plymouth, England
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and had a very nice modern room at a good price. Good location across from the Marina with the town behind. Very clean bathroom with good quality towels. Friendly and helpful reception staff. Great for a short stay.

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Thank Markate
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2016

this is my fifth time staying here...its a great stay location is great, I wouldn't stay anywhere else coz of that you leave your car parked at the hotel and walk across the road to the Marina for dinner...cant get better than that. pool is heated and a nice bbq area if you want. The rooms are kept clean and...

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Thank Effie V
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2016

My wife and I were looking for a place to stay for one night at nelson bay we came across Nelson Resort. So we booked it price was right the room was great clean and fresh. They have a café on site witch was handy and I heated swimming pool witch we used on the Friday afternoon. The resort is...

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1Thank craig l
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Great Hotel, the staff were excellent as nothing was too much trouble for them. When asked for a recommendation of a restaurant for our Anniversary dinner (as I didn't know any around the area) several were put forward and when I'd chosen the one I wanted they were only too happy to book the restaurant for me and arranged for...

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Thank Michael M
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

More like a motel, it is well positioned, and neat, but as soon as the door to our room swung open an industrial stench was all pervasive. I don't know if it was new carpet off gassing, or a toxic glue or something but it was awful. We checked in too late to change rooms, but I would never make...

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Thank Lani S
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable stay in room 25. The location is awesome, just across the road from the marina and close to the shops and restaurants. We had a view out to the bay which was very nice as long as you looked straight ahead across the town view of the bottle shop immediately below! We barely used the...

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Thank Walkingwombles
Noosa, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely quiet spot and perfect for strolling along the waterfront and having some fresh seafood! Beautiful beds in the unit and I slept like a log in mine after an evening swim in the warmed pool! Kettle, basic crockery and cutlery, toaster and microwave in room! Great for an overnight or short stay!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Nelson is a small boutique resort in the centre of all the action that make Port Stephens great. Walk to the marina, beach, shops, cafes and cinema! Plus we have a heated pool, super cool cafe with Suspension coffee, plus free tennis and sauna! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Nelson Resort

Address: 3 Government Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia (Formerly Nelson Lodge Motel)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Port Stephens > Nelson Bay
Price Range: ₹ 7,595 - ₹ 11,963 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Nelson Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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The Nelson Resort Nelson Bay, Port Stephens
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
#3 Family Hotel in Nelson Bay
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“Elevator to all floors, easy access first floor close to pool.”
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“suites have best views over water - higher up the better - has a lift”
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“Pay extra for a room with a view of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles happy_to_travel_8, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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“Best water views, rooms on the south side are quieter.”
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