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“Good hotel with nice river view”

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Trailways Hotel Nelson
Ranked #8 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I stayed overnight as a base for visiting the Tasman National Park and before heading over to Picton for the ferry. The hotel is very nice, with good facilities. I had a large room with a good clean bathroom, and a nice patio area overlooking the river.

Room Tip: Make sure your room overlooks the river
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  • Stayed: March 2017, travelled solo
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Thank csfordie
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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear csfordie,

thank you so much for taking your time to write us a review.

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us in one of our great Riverside Studios.

We hope you loved our beautiful Abel Tasman National Park! What a fantastic experience.

Kind regards,
The Team at Trailways Hotel

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Well this won’t be the last stay with Trailways. Loved everything here from amazing friendly helpful staff to the comfy bed to clean room and great views. Location is primo and having the restaurant attached is a bonus especially because it is first class. The only one thing they could add to make it 100% would be to have a better instant coffee in the room. Special Blend is nasty. Most good quality hotels will have Moccona at the least.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled on business
Thank Fiona R
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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Fiona R,

thank you so much for taking your time to write us a review we are so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us from your clean and comfortable room to our first class restaurant and fantastic location.
I will pass on your thoughts on our instant coffee and look forward to seeing you next time you are in Nelson.

Kind regards,
The Team at Trailways Hotel

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

I chose this place because it is in the center of town. Right along side the river with a nice walking track for an early morning walk before lunch. The Breakfast buffet is good. The rooms are large and comfortable,

Room Tip: Pick a room on the river side for a nice wake up view
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  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled with friends
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Thank Stephen F
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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Stephen F,

thank you for choosing to stay with us we are pleased our central location and beautiful outlook were drawing cards to you. We are pleased you also liked the size of your room and found it comfortable and also enjoyed our breakfast buffet.
We hope to welcome you back again.

Kind regards,
The Team at Trailways Hotel

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Loved every part of my stay with trailways hotel! Really recommend it. Great new breakfast menu aswell !! The staff are friendly, . The view of the esplanade/river was delightful. The location to town was ideal with only a 1 minute walk to the main city centre of nelson!

Stayed: September 2017, travelled with family
Thank jackson19801
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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Jackson19801,

we are so pleased to hear you loved every part of your stay with us. Great to hear you liked our new breakfast menu and very handy central location.

Thank you for leaving us a review and we hope we can welcome you back again.

Kind regards,
The Team at Trailways Hotel

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

good location in town and to walk to the centre of New Zealand as it was recomended and just across the bridge a tasty restaurant. rooms comfortable just do not understand who designed the bathrooms all a bit small.

  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled with family
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Trailways, Front Office Manager at Trailways Hotel Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking your time to write us a review

- we are pleased to hear you enjoyed our fantastic location and the great walk up the centre of New Zealand.

Many thanks,
The Team at Trailways Hotel

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Additional Information about Trailways Hotel Nelson

Address: 66 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Price Range: ₹ 4,750 - ₹ 15,942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Trailways Hotel Nelson 4.5*
Number of rooms: 47
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Trailways Hotel, one of Nelson's most stylish and contemporary venues. We are centrally located within a few minutes' walk of Nelson's central shopping precinct, theatres, cultural and sporting attractions, restaurants and cafes, the information centre and close to the scenic waterfront. Stay in the heart of Nelson city and explore the region, famous for its sunshine, wine, seafood, art and craft, Saturday morning open-air market, its five national parks and abundance of outdoor recreation. Trailways Hotel is right on the river and many of its rooms open onto the river side. There are 47 rooms consisting of studios, studio spas, spacious suites and interconnecting rooms. Also overlooking the river is award-winning The Tides Restaurant and Bar. There are three serviced conference rooms for your next business event, wedding or function. For the business traveller, we have up-to-the-minute facilities to make your stay most productive. Our staff are on hand 24 hours to respond to your requirements. ... more   less 
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