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The Hotel Nelson, Nelson

4-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
40 Waimea Road, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

4-star hotel with outdoor pool, near Christ Church Cathedral
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
From 337 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Fantastic service
Great location
Best value for money
Very comfortable

The Hotel Nelson, Nelson

from $52
  • Studio
  • Studio, Kitchen
  • Studio, Jetted Tub
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Unit with Spa
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Comfort Apartment, 3 Bedrooms
  • Apartment, 4 Bedrooms
  • Compact Studio
  • Superior Studio, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible

What’s around The Hotel Nelson, Nelson

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Christ Church Cathedral (8-minute walk)
  • Nelson Provincial Museum (9-minute walk)
  • Nelson Market (9-minute walk)
  • Queens Gardens (12-minute walk)
  • Trafalgar Park (15-minute walk)
  • Founders Park (26-minute walk)
  • Nelson Fun Park (29-minute walk)
  • Richmond Mall (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)

Getting around

  • Nelson (NSN) - 12 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 78 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

  • Car charging point

  • Free RV/bus/truck parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast on weekdays (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Disabled parking
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Flames on 40 - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.



  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

The Hotel Nelson, Nelson’s small print

Also known as

  • Quality Inn Nelson
  • Quality Nelson
  • Leisure Hotel Nelson
  • Hotel Nelson
  • The Hotel Nelson Hotel
  • The Hotel Nelson Nelson
  • The Hotel Nelson Hotel Nelson


Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 3 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 2 percent

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 35.00 per day

Breakfast costs between NZD 8.00 and NZD 28.00 for adults, and NZD 5.00 and NZD 28.00 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 327 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Spacious, comfortable room, and best of all: AIR CON! Great place to stay at a reasonable price.
Nicholas, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent condition and 2 bed apt realky had befs for 8 people. Rooms were spacious and had nice bog Jacuzzi tub & clothes washer in one bathroom. Didnt try restaurant but looks goid.
Jeetendra, usFamily trip
Very Good 8.0
Jordan, gb2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfect stay in a very welcoming place!
It was perfect from booking to checking-in. It was pure luxury on a budget. Thanks for the upgrade too.
Raymond, nz1 night trip with friends
Good 6.0
Don't get room number 50. This is the size of a shoe box. We stayed with 4 other parties and we all paid the same rate. There rooms were much more spacious. Its a nice hotel and we have stayed before but we will stipulate not room 50 ever again
John, nz1 night romance trip

The Hotel Nelson, Nelson

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