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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 6 November 2013

We were lucky enough to spend 3 nights at The Cathedral Inn. We had a great room with 2 windows & loved how comfortable it was. The bath was large & sparkly clean! Sally & Neville & Barry were great. Sally was so good to help plan out where to go in Nelson & how to get there! Neville makes...

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Greymouth
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We had the pleasure of staying at this most charming 1800's B & B, hosted by Sally & Neville in mid September. Really impressed with the level of hospitality and comfort, with charming well appointed rooms. Extremely well situated just behind the Cathedral and a minutes walk from the centre of town. Great views from our room, and had such...

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Thank Suellen H
Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 29 May 2013

We had the pleasure of staying at this wonderful 1800s mansion operated by the most wonderful couple, Sally and Neville. We really felt like we had two angel guardians looking over us. Sally and Neville were so accommodating and even set us up with towels, bug spray and sunscreen for our kayaking excursion. Neville's full breakfast "brekkie" was incredible. We...

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Thank FinandJen
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2013 via mobile

We stayed here, book ending a trip to the Abel Tasman National Park. It's a lovely old house, pretty garden, large rooms, great breakfast, warm and welcoming hosts, free wifi, 2 mins walk from the nicer end of town. Perfect.

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Thank Simon R
Cambridge, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Wonderful place to stay. The hosts are welcoming but not intrusive. It is impeccably clean and the service is wonderful. Be sure to bring an appetitie for the relaxing, fresh, plentiful breakfasts from the extensive and accomodating menu. Of equal interest is the character of the beautiful old home. Sitting in the lounge with an evening tipple was as devine...

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Thank Brent N
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 24 February 2013

What is there not to like about Cathedral Inn - the hidden gem of Nelson! My first introduction was our lovely hosts - Sally and Neville - who greeted me warmly and shared their insider knowledge and love of the local area. The Inn, one of Nelson's older mansions, has been lovingly and carefully restored providing very comfortable accommodation -...

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Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 13 February 2013

The Cathedral Inn is a very nice B&B and has several things going for it: - stately, private, comfortable rooms with modern bath fixtures. - perfectly located for access to Nelson's restaurants, bars and city center. - Neville makes a fine breakfast. - clean and tidy throughout. - there is a hot tub (spa). Prior to staying at the Cathedral...

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2013

Im very well travelled, from 5 star luxury to backpacker, all over the world. In Nelson, you would be very hard pressed to beat the convenience, the quality and the relaxed home away from home feel that you get at the Cathedral Inn. Hosts Sally Neville have a deceptively attentive but laid-back manner, and you quite quickly find yourself heading...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights following our transfer to the south Island. It was a wonderful place to stay and very restful. Sally, Neville and Larry were great hosts giving us hints as to what to do. It was also nice as Sally did some washing for us. The room was very comfortable and the breakfasts were out of...

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Thank Paul P
Reviewed 6 January 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights at the end of 2012. Location was brilliant, just a short stroll through the beautiful gardens around the historic Cathedral 2 doors down and you're in downtown Nelson! Sally & Neville (and the brother in-law... Larry?) we're most perfect hosts, happy to help with suggestions and directions. Neville also cooks the meanest breakfast you'll ever...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Cathedral Inn

Address: 369 Trafalgar Street South, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cathedral Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All 3 rooms that I saw were sunny and large.”
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“We stayed in the Kowhai Room which has a lovely view, overlooks the side garden, and in the mornings you can hear the tuis in the Kowhai tree outside (despite the name, it's decorated with rose patterns).”
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“We loved our Nelson Room which looked over the gardens.”
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