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The Sails Nelson

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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
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Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
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29 Jul.30 Jul.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A warm welcome from Management when we arrived and our rooms were awesome. The beds were fantastic and extremely comfortable. Management provided and set up a cot for a six month old baby. The bathroom and walk in showers were terrific with plenty of towels...More

Thank kiwiman13
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We arrived at the Sails after driving from the ferry port at Picton. We were greeted by Cecilia who quickly showed us to our room on the upper floor. Our first reaction to the room was "wow" as it immediately felt like a home from...More

Thank VandA_UK
Response from Mark S, Owner at The Sails NelsonResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for such a great review, and the kind words. We are glad you had a great time in Nelson and hope to be of service to you in the future when you come back. Kind Regards, Mark and Cecilia

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pros - 1) Just opposite Trafalgar Park and about 10mins walk to the city centre where is a large selection of food and shops 2) Fast and unlimited Wifi 3) Great service from the duty manager 4) Our room was new and clean with a...More

Thank feizhu
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went with the Trip Advisor recommendation and was more than pleased. Arrived prior to the normal check in time but was given access to my room early. Very helpful and welcoming staff. They arranged my early morning airport connection and my room was spacious, modern,...More

Thank RichardWilliams_58
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night on business. Can’t fault this place, modern clean comfortable bed plenty of parking and handy location. Management was very welcoming professional and attentive. Will be coming back to stay again.

Thank Bruce G
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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Details
Price range
USD 97 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 97 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
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TemiaC
11 April 2018|
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Response from Holly L | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Plenty of room for the two of us. Large bathroom
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Elimguo
12 September 2015|
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Response from Mark S | Property representative |
Hi there We do have a charge for the use of the laundry. $2.00 laundry powder, $2.00 Washing machine $2.00 Dryer or we have airing racks which are free of charge.
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NannaA53
24 May 2015|
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Response from Mark S | Property representative |
We are only 2.5 years old, so no renovations have taken place.. kind regards Max
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"All good rooms"
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"214 or 215 are quiet rooms as they don't face out on the road"
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"In a quiet location and each unit has either a balcony or a patio area."
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