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Palazzo Motor Lodge

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Oviedo, Florida, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here after completing the Heaphy track and it was the perfect place to relax and recover. The room was clean, the bed comfortable, and the location was excellent- close to everything. The owner was very sweet and helpful. I would highly recommend this motel.

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is on a fairly busy road but this wasn't an issue. Short walk to restaurants and bars. The room was very clean and well appointed with a comfy bed and jacuzzi bath. Owners were very nice and we would stay here again.

Thank Mark H
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were disappointed that the book now, no refund fee paid through Booking.com was too much for such an advance booking. It is a risk to do this unless you know you are getting a good deal. We didn't get a good deal. $380 for two nights was charged to my visa at time of booking, months in advance and...

Thank Maria H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are an older couple who look for comfort and convenience with our accommodation and we found it with this motel. The room was large and airy and the bed comfortable and the wifi good. We were only going to stay one night but had to stay an extra night because of a severe earthquake hitting the islands. Managers Jenny...

Thank morswazza
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed one night but this motel met all of our needs. Good price ($145nz) close to restaurants (5min walk) etc and easy to find and get in and out. Very roomy and comfortable. Even after we checked out, we were able to leave our car there and walk down to the cafe's and have breakfast.

Thank GregWA
Motueka, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Stayed for one night and very impressed, the rooms were very clean and tidy and well appointed, the owners had just gone for a break away and the lady who dealt with was amazing and made us feel very welcome.

Thank pcpomeroy
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed last year - the marketing hype doesn't stand up to reality Dated with average appointment. The Internet signal was poor which for business traveling is inconvenient. The pricing and deposit system was borderline " your on the untrustworthy" side of things and over the top. Accomadation can be at a premium in Nelson at certain times of the year...

Thank Trevor C
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Very clean and well presented rooms which give a nice touch of luxury to the stay. We also stayed here last year and really enjoyed our stay, which is why we came back this year, however, it was not as enjoyable.. the rooms were just as nice as our previous stay but the check in and out process was strange....

Thank kiwitraveler92
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

very nice welcoming owners couldn't ask for more room was warm clean modern and super comfortable bed. Free wifi Motel walking distance to cbd close to restaurants and shops would definitely stay here again

Thank Inkylegs
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Clean & tidy. Very convenient to town, within walking distance approximately 5 minutes walk. Off street parking for vehicles. Cooking facilities in room. The shower was over the bath which would be a concern if you were elderly. The room was serviced daily.

Thank Charmaine J

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palazzo Motor Lodge offers 16 stylish apartments, each an individual expression of luxury living. Our central Nelson location is ideal for Company Representatives, Business Travelers and we are close to Conference facilities. You can choose from studios, one bedroom apartments and executive apartments. Celebrating a wedding, anniversary or just feel like spoiling yourself? Then come and experience our 'Presidential' or 'Ambassador' suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palazzo Motor Lodge

Address: 159 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $156 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Palazzo Motor Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Palazzo Motor Hotel Nelson
Palazzo Hotel Nelson
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Nelson
#2 Business Hotel in Nelson
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
#5 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
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“upstairs room the only way to go unless you check that the room you are getting is not going to be affected by noisy drainage.”
 of 5 bubbles mariahU9264UM, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms on par - possibly those at rear my be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles morswazza, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The hosts will assure you offered the best to meet your particular needs.Just let them know what you want.”
 of 5 bubbles 740lyne, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are on two levels so you may want to ask ahead if you have a preference, even though this may not be guaranteed.”
 of 5 bubbles Bev207, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“As far from road as possible”
 of 5 bubbles hattiepops, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
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