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What's Nelson Like?

There's a lot visitors like about Nelson, especially its beaches and restaurants. You can easily spend a relaxing day visiting Nelson Provincial Museum and Anzac Park. While you're here, stop by Montgomery Square and Nelson Market.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Nelson?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Nelson and the surrounding area:

  • • 26 5-star accommodations from USD 83 per night
  • • 54 4-star accommodations from USD 64 per night
  • • 25 3-star accommodations from USD 18 per night
  • • 16 2-star accommodations from USD 17 per night

How to Get to Nelson

Flights to Nelson

  • • Nelson (NSN), 3.6 mi (5.9 km) from central Nelson

Things to See and Do in Nelson

What to See in Nelson

  • • Nelson I-site Visitor Information Centre
  • • Montgomery Square
  • • Trafalgar Park
  • • Nelson Provincial Museum
  • • Anzac Park

Things to Do in Nelson

  • • Nelson Market
  • • The Suter
  • • Queens Gardens
  • • Founders Park
  • • Natureland Zoo

Other Popular Nelson Attractions

  • • Christ Church Cathedral
  • • Centre of New Zealand Monument
  • • Victory Square
  • • Miyazu Japanese Gardens
  • • Miyazu Gardens

When Is the Best Time to Visit Nelson?

  • • Hottest months: February, January, December, March (average 68°F)
  • • Coldest months: July, August, June, September (average 43°F)
  • • Rainiest months: August, July, June, and May (average 4.92 inches of rainfall)