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Rutherford Hotel Nelson

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Nelson is an extraordinary NZ destination befitting a hotel of such a high standard. The Rutherford Hotel Nelson offers luxurious hotel accommodation with a full complement of features designed to help you achieve the most from your stay. The hotel offers a range of superior guest facilities including two restaurants, a cafe and is only a couple of minutes walk from Nelson's main shopping district and landmark cathedral. Dining, relaxing, or getting away from it all, this is one of the few hotels that puts you right at the doorstep of three national parks and an unmatched range of sandy beaches, blue seas and mountain wilderness.
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Internet
Free Parking
Paid Wifi
Paid Internet
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Outdoor pool
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Stayed in Rutherford hotel with my husband this weekend for two nights. Hotel very dated from outside but was so compensated for lovely warm reception we received from all the staff from check in till departure.
Room on top nineth floor was nice with all required facilities. Grea
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Central location for Nelson.
Clean however dated and fairly old fashioned.
Spacious rooms with good basic amenities.
Great staff on front desk that are well trained and helpful.
Easy parking either in road or for only $5 per night valet.
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This was booked for us at the very last minute so we were very pleased it was a decent hotel. Slightly odd room arrangement, a single and a double bed, but we realised that they have lots of conferences where people will be sharing rooms, and the beds were comfy so it was OK. The
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We spent one night here having driven down from Tongiriro on the North Island, got the ferry from Wellington to Picton and then driven to Nelson. After travelling all day, we were slightly surprised to be told that there was no free car parking so we’d have to leave the car on t
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I stayed here for a week as part of a conference. Good things - Great hotel, absolutely wonderful service from all the staff. My room got the afternoon sun, it was spacious, clean and had plenty of storage space. The restaurant Oceania serves amazing food. Over the week I prett
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Is their self-service laundry on site?
No self service Laundry facilities
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We have a flight out of Nelson in the morning at 6:40 am. Will be there be cab rides or shuttle to the airport available then?
We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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We have a 6:40 am flight from Nelson. Is there a shuttle or will cab's be available?
We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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do you have air conditioning
We are more than happy to arrange a taxi to you collect you from the hotel, we do not offer a shuttle service. We do have air conditioned rooms available on request
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"Higher floors have better city views"
"Corner suite was lovely and sunny"
"Higher floors will be quieter of course, rooms facing west might get more road noise"
"not sure, I think all would be fine"
"Room overlooking church on hill top"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 144 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
nelson rutherford hotel
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandNelson-Tasman RegionNelson
NUMBER OF ROOMS
113
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