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The Wakatu Hotel, Nelson

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83 Collingwood Street, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

3-star hotel in Nelson City Centre with restaurant, bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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From 12 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • Not really a hotel, more like a saloon with guest roomsFeb 26, 2018
  • The place is ok for a short stay but the area is a bit loud. People at night are…Feb 3, 2018

The Wakatu Hotel, Nelson

from $43
  • Single Room
  • Twin Double Plus Single
  • Standard Double Room
  • Twin Single

What’s around The Wakatu Hotel, Nelson


  • In Nelson City Centre
  • The Suter - 3 min walk
  • Nelson Provincial Museum - 5 min walk
  • Montgomery Square - 5 min walk
  • Queens Gardens - 6 min walk
  • Nelson I-site Visitor Information Centre - 6 min walk
  • Nelson Market - 6 min walk
  • Christ Church Cathedral - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Nelson (NSN) - 10 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 19 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
There is no front desk at this property. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to At the bar
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information. There is no staff on site; guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (5 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1865
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Special features


Sports Bar - This sports bar specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Wakatu Hotel, Nelson’s small print

Also known as

  • Wakatu Hotel Nelson
  • Wakatu Hotel
  • Wakatu Nelson


This property does not provide bed linens for the Dormitory Bunkroom room type. Guests must bring their own. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

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

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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