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    Arcadia Motel

    36 Golf Road | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
    011 64 4-488 7231
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
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    111 - 115 of 236 reviews

    Reviewed 6 December 2013

    I stay here about 7 times a year and I get fantastic service. Very friendly people and overall just an awesome place to stay. Rooms are tidy with all the necessary essentials. Pools is lovely and warm. Nice and close to the beach and park....More

    Thank Nathan A
    Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 24 December 2013

    Hi Nathan, Many thanks for your kind review. Its great to know that you find the Arcadia a super place to stay. We value your business and point of view. A very Happy Christmas and New Year to you, we look forward to seeing you...More

    Reviewed 17 October 2013

    Very comfortable rooms with excellent Facilities. Full Kitchen & Very Clean with excellent customer service. The owners are very friendly & helpful. There is full Sky TV in each room which is fantastic. The Motel is very nicely located. I would highly recommend this Motel...More

    Thank busty_cam
    Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 22 October 2013

    Hi Colin, We are glad you had a great time here in Nelson. Many thanks for your review and recommendation to other guests traveling to stay with us here in Nelson. Our full kitchens and full digital Sky package do make our guests stay more...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2013 via mobile

    As we pulled up to the motel I was a little apprehensive but as soon as we met the manager this faded. He was very friendly and helpful. The rooms were spacious and clean even tho they could use some updating. Short walk to the...More

    Thank chafta
    Response from Andy M, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 28 September 2013

    Hi Guys, Many thanks for staying with us here at the Arcadia. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that you found our apartment very clean and tidy.. We have to admit our motel is an older build but we have found older motel...More

    Reviewed 9 September 2013

    This hotel was awesome. they helped us with everything we needed and even gave great advice of places to eat things to do etc. The owners were very friendly. Would recommend this hotel to any school looking to book for a sports team or any...More

    Thank KimmyJGill
    Response from Millener, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 12 September 2013

    Hi Guys, It was our pleasure to accommodate your team. Many thanks for your super recommendation. We are experienced with group accommodation and welcome any requests for teams or business crews that require a comfortable stay in Nelson. We are looking forward to your guys...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2013

    We stayed here for only a night at the 2 bedroom apartment. The apartment is spacious for the 4 of us and kitchen facilities are very new and clean. Andy is very helpful in providing us with information on Nelson sights and attractions. The motel...More

    Thank nimil
    Response from Millener, Owner at Arcadia MotelResponded 15 August 2013

    Hi Guys, Many thanks for your review. It is great that you found our apartment spacious, newly decorated and clean and tidy. It is my pleasure to give ideas of local "things to do" in Nelson. We want to make sure all guests make the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 78 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Nelson
    • #4 Business Hotel in Nelson
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
    • #5 Family Hotel in Nelson
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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    "2 bedroom behind office was fabulous!"
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