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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 12 January 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were traveling through Marlborough and needed a place to stay the same night. We called and made a reservation with Brendon. He was very friendly and so helpful on the phone. When we arrived and checked-in it was Brendon who helped us. He was so friendly and made us feel so welcome! He took us to...

2Thank Dash0911
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

It was great having you stay with us a short time ago. Thank you for acknowledging the cleanliness of the rooms, we really take pride in presenting them well. We would be rapt if you could come and spend time again with us so we could tempt you into seeing even more of the amazing things to do in this...

Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Outstanding service such as that which Jan and Ross deliver is rarely found. Our entire experience was excellent from booking right through to delivery at the airport. The breakfast portions were both generous and beautifully presented. We were made to feel like "special" guests but am sure that's how everyone is treated. The rooms are lovely and location is great....

Thank Chris F
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Chis, it was great to have you stay with us recently and many thanks for taking the time to do a report on TripAdvisor. We do look forward to catching up with you next time you come to the South Island. Kind regards Ross & Jan

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We found Jan to be very friendly and extremely helpful and knowledgeable on places to visit. The room was lovely and far surpassed the other places we stayed on this trip. The advise she gave us on places to visit and restaurants to eat at was great and made our holiday more rewarding.

1Thank Dianne R
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Dianne, it was great to have you stay with us recently. Many thanks for taking the time to do a review on TripAdvisor so other travellers can see the quality of Century Park. Kind regards Ross & Jan

New Zealand
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We recently spent 3 days in this lovely motel, it had everything in it even a dishwasher. It wasn't large but very cosy and exceptionally clean. Location was good handy to everything. It was quiet with a very comfortable bed and a great spa bath. Our hosts / owners were great nothing was to much trouble for them and I...

1Thank flyingtui10
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

I was great having you stay 3 days with us last month. Thank you for commenting on the cleaners honesty in handing in your jewellery, we have such a great bunch of workers and they do an amazing job. We are glad you found our wi-fi went well, our guests find the 500 mb per day that they have FREE,...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 31 December 2013

We spent two nights at this fine motel during our recent five week tour through New Zealand. The Century Park is well located, nicely maintained and clean The owners were very helpful and informative and we would certainly stay with them again if we are lucky enough to return to Nelson.

1Thank Jack G
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Jack We would love it if you were able to come back to this gorgeous part of NZ sometime in the future. Thank you for spending 2 nights with us here in your 5 week trip to this country. Perhaps next time you could spend 5 or 6 nights, so you can see some of the amazing things that...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 29 December 2013

Compared to the various motels we stayed in during a week in the Marlborough, Nelson, and Tasman regions, this one was the best in terms of all-around value. The location is just a few blocks from the Cathedral and downtown streets where the bars and restaurants are located. The room, while not huge, was very nicely equipped and the amenities...

2Thank HK_Observer
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Nelson, yes we are quite central and it isn't too far to walk to the most popular Restaurants. If you come back to NZ sometime in the future, let us tempt you into staying in one of our larger suites - they are pretty amazing :-) Kind regards Ross & Jan

Nevada City, California
Reviewed 27 December 2013

What a comfortable and luxurious hotel for a very reasonable price. The lodge is an easy walk from the center of town and we could take routes through the landscaped park around the church and observe the lawn bowling as well. The owners helped us with all our problems and made extra efforts on our behalf. Fully equipped kitchen and...

Thank Kathleen K
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Kathleen, we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us at Century Park. Many thanks for doing a report on TripAdvisor. Kind regards Ross & Jan

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 December 2013

We stay two nights at an extra large studio Unit 201 with a balcony at the weekend. It is a well furnished, clean, modern and spacious room with full kitchen. The bedding is very comfortable, and we had nice sleep. One of the best motels in New Zealand which I stayed. It is a well located, closed to downtown. The...

1Thank XingweiH
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

You were great fun to have staying with us at Century Park. Many thanks for doing a report on TripAdvisor so other travellers can hear about how you found your stay with us. Kind regards Ross & Jan

Edenbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 December 2013

We came up to Nelson not sure if we were going to stay one night or two. When we arrived at Century Park the hosts understood this completely and said we could make our minds up later that day. The rooms were very clean and spacious, with everything you needed. We got breakfast from them one of the mornings and...

1Thank Kim H
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We're glad that you fitted Nelson into your trip to NZ. Hope that you've settled back into the UK. It must be hard to settle after having such an amazing time travelling :-) Kind regards Ross and Jan

Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 23 December 2013

This was a pleasant hotel. The owners are very friendly and helpful. We received a coupon for coffee at a very wonderful coffee shop. The accommodations are well appointed and the bathroom was roomy with a wonderful spa bath. There is also a very nice deck. My only problem was the room size. It was impossible to move comfortably with...

1Thank James N
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi James, glad you could spend some time with us in December. Sorry you found the room size a little small. The smaller rooms are purpose built for the Corporate Executives. We hope that if you make it back to this wonderful area, that you let us tempt you with one of the larger suites :-) Kind regards Ross &...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of Nelson's newest luxury accommodation right at the heart of the city. A fantastic team ready to welcome you and help with your vacation needs. The best beds available in New Zealand. Come along, we would love to meet you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Century Park Motor Lodge

Address: 197 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $138 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Century Park Motor Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Century Park Motor Hotel Nelson
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#1 Business Hotel in Nelson
#1 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
#1 Spa Hotel in Nelson
#1 Family Hotel in Nelson
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
#4 Best Value Hotel in Nelson
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“Upstairs is Better”
 of 5 bubbles zoes76, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“President's Suite comfortable for family of 4”
  • Small but functional common area
  • Master bedroom
  • Small functional kitchen
  • Small but functional common area
 of 5 bubbles BH136, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Down the back and large if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles Qual-65, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Unit in the rear, less road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles EurotravelerTO, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles Drurolnz, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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