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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

City-center motel within walking distance of Christ Church Cathedral

  • Free WiFi in lobby
From
$81

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214 Rutherford St, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand
9.2.Superb.
  • A very cute motel that is in a very short walking distance to town. Daily maid service.…

    Dec 29, 2019

  • Extremely clean. Management was extremely helpful with information and recommendations…

    Nov 11, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Walkable
Convenient
Safe
Easy parking
Quiet
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchenette

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 10 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free use of bicycles
  • Garden
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Luggage storage

For families

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Kitchenette
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

What’s around

  • In Nelson City Centre
  • Christ Church Cathedral - 8 min walk
  • Nelson Market - 10 min walk
  • Nelson I-site Visitor Information Centre - 16 min walk
  • Victory Square - 18 min walk
  • Trafalgar Park - 19 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Queen Studio
  • King Studio
  • Two Bedroom Apartment
  • One Bedroom Spa Apartment
  • One Bedroom Apartment
  • One Bedroom Family Apartment

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Nelson City Centre
  • Christ Church Cathedral - 8 min walk
  • Nelson Market - 10 min walk
  • Nelson I-site Visitor Information Centre - 16 min walk
  • Victory Square - 18 min walk
  • Trafalgar Park - 19 min walk
  • Centre of New Zealand Monument - 33 min walk
  • Tahunanui Beach Reserve - 42 min walk
  • Natureland Zoo - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • World of Wearable Art and Collectable Cars - 3.4 mi / 5.4 km

Getting around

  • Nelson (NSN) - 13 min drive
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214 Rutherford St, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

At a glance

Size

  • 10 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-9:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only)*
  • Restrictions apply*
  • 2 per room
  • Pets must be supervised

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Things to do

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Services

  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2002
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark Sustainable Tourism Business Award, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 2.5 percent

Children and extra bedsPay at property

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for NZD 10.0 per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for NZD 15 per stay
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, sofa beds, and high chair

PetsPay at property

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 30 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation for details on pet restrictions

Hygiene and cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

This property uses wind, solar, and geothermal energy, plus eco-friendly cleaning products.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards and cash.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

  • Chelsea Motor Lodge
  • Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Motel
  • Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Nelson
  • Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Motel Nelson
  • Chelsea Park Motor
  • Chelsea Park Motor Lodge
  • Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Nelson
  • Chelsea Park Motor Nelson

*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Chelsea Park Motor Lodge does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, cats and dogs are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room. There's a charge of NZD 30 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Chokdee (7-min walk), Golden Bell Thai Restaurant & Takeaway (7-min walk), and Tongtara Thai Restaurant (8-min walk).
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as cycling. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Chelsea Park Motor Lodge also has a garden.
9.2.Superb.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great stay, kind host, clean room. Very close to shopping and food.

    Jessica, 2 night family trip, Mar 1, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Stylish, well-outfitted, and easy-in easy-out location with parking close to downtown shopping and restaurants. Our new go-to location in Nelson. Very friendly proprietor. Highly recommended!

    2 night romance trip, Feb 19, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Like at homez

    Beautiful multi stays at Chelsea Park Motor Lodge, very Pleasant and very practical. Close to all ameneties. The owner is very friendly and communicative. It is an ideal base for multi stays it feels like home. That’s very important when traveling alone.

    Alice, 2 night trip, Jan 17, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Very cozy rooms, it was nice and warm in the room despite freezing cold outside. We loved all the thoughtful touches and yummy cookies. The hosts are very friendly.

    Evgeniia, 1 night family trip, Aug 8, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Convenient to the city centre.

    1 night family trip, Jun 11, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Nice & quiet, we had a great sleep after travelling from the North Island. Our unit warm & clean, staff helpful & friendly.

    1 night family trip, Jun 2, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    This motel has a lovely cosy feel and the rooms are clean and nicely decorated. A pleasure to stay and friendly owners.

    2 night business trip, May 24, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Nice place with nice rooms and easy going staff

    2 night family trip, May 23, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Easy acess, close to shops

    2 night trip, May 2, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    The place is near the shops and restaurants.. I don't like is its next to car yard.. But apart from that it's good.

    2 night family trip, Apr 26, 2021

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