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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Basic motor lodge which is fine if you're just stopping through for a night. But note, it's a very dated building: we had lights that wouldn't work and curtains that wouldn't shut. Door to unit was chipped and knackered. Also, very noisy next to main road - we were woken by a passing truck at early doors. That said, friendly...

Thank Jojeba
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Within walking distance into the Nelson city. All the best locations within 20 km's. Great run Inn, I would definitely go back, the staff are highly responsive to any requests to making your stay comfortable.

Thank 28dineshh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised at how wonderful the motel was given the cheap price and time of year! The room was immaculately clean, cleaned each day and was a decent size room. There was a toaster, kettle, microwave, fridge and tea/coffee supplies including milk. It was only a short walk into town so was very handy, and the service we...

Thank Steph B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights whilst exploring Nelson.. had a 2 bed unit which was lovely duplex style with one bedroom upstairs. Ten minutes walk from the centre of Nelson and restaurants. The owners are lovely, very welcoming and helpful Would recommend this motor inn to all

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nelson was booked out over Christmas so there was not a lot of choice where to stay. We got a tourist studio with a kitchenette which was extremely clean but fairly standard for New Zealand motels. The owners are VERY helpful and nice. Top tip: ask for a room away from the main road to reduce traffic noise. Also there...

Thank Yvonne L
Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Went down to visit Nelson, flew down and booked at the Admirals Motor Inn, handy to the airport as well as the town. Great Host, very friendly and able to assist one with answer to the questions we asked him. Good pricing which helps out most people on a 2 day break.

Thank Kevin H
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It's OK.... It's got a lot bedroom upstairs with 2 single beds but wooden floors so with kids sounds very loud above... We had a done up apartment room which was nice with a TV in lounge and a TV in the bedroom. Had microwave and a small fridge. You'll need a car from here to get around but it's...

Thank Lance G
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on our trip around New Zealand South Island. The unit was nice enough, very spacious if a little dated (and musty). The whole place had a camp/dormitory feel about it but for the price we couldn't complain. Here's the thing though: I don't get why these places skimp on the pillows. I mean the truth is we...

Thank strawsy
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped for one night on our tour of the South Island. Greeted by a lovely man on reception who showed us to our room and couldn't have been more helpful. A lot of road works going on directly outside the hotel which he was very apologetic for and kept us in the loop of what was going on. The water...

Thank Laura B
Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 May 2016

We stayed with the Anderson family for over 2Years and I can honestly say I have never stayed I a better place they make you feel so at home and will do anything for you. Admirals is the perfect place to stay in Nelson and I would highly recommend it to anyone

Thank mattinson1982

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Admirals Motor Inn

Address: 26 Waimea Road, Nelson, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $99 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Admirals Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“All rooms are good, but request a room overlooking the green, not the car park.”
 of 5 bubbles 28dineshh, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room opened up onto the park which was a treat!”
 of 5 bubbles 188stephb, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Host motel, web site there which we used to find it.”
 of 5 bubbles KevinH81, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good acces, car parked in front of the room.”
 of 5 bubbles Lwdzeeuw, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Do not stay here”
 of 5 bubbles ss12987, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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