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Castles Motel

3.1 km from Nelson centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
USD 84*
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44 Tahunanui Drive | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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    All reviews tahunanui beach spa bath min drive great stay stayed here great hosts busy road room was clean city centre units kitchenette motel
    Reviewed 21 February 2015

    Well positioned for eateries nearby. All in short walking distance. Thai to McDonalds. Very tidy and well presented. Good parking with security lighting. Beach nearby. Good kitchen facilities. Staff efficient.

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    Reviewed 12 February 2015

    We thoroughly enjoyed staying in a one bedroom downstairs unit for 10 nights and booked this motel as it has a full kitchen with a practical size fridge. The lounge/dining area was separate from the kitchen and there were brand new recliners in the lounge...More

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    Reviewed 31 January 2015

    Castles Motel is well located in the Tahunanui section of Nelson. It is close to a great beach playground where our nine year-old daughter played with several friendly and inclusive Kiwi kids. There are a number of restaurants to choose from in the surrounding area....More

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    Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

    I Will never ever come back or recommend! we called in the night before, a bit of a last min booking to see Nelson for a couple of days, to see this amazing place that everyone has told us about. Less then 18 HOURS LATER...More

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    Response from RoweneP, Owner at Castles Motel

    This is another review from the same source of the previous negative reviews. Please read my response to those reviews below. Thank you.

    Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

    Firstly staff are very disrespectful and ignorant it is run by an elderly unpresentable couple and his daughter! Rooms are very dirty and its very unpredictable with what you get. What we saw on the Internet and what we saw in reality were worlds apart....More

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    Response from RoweneP, Owner at Castles Motel

    We have checked all our January bookings and can confirm this reviewer has never stayed at our motel. It is directly linked to the negative review below as it includes references to the discussion held over that cancelled booking. Please read our response to the...

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    Room Tips
    "All seem to be fine."
    Jean T, 2 days agoRead review
    "Upstairs is best, away from the comings and goings."
    Brian M, over a year agoRead review
    "Ground floor room better if you have lots of luggage"
    RobHockleyUK, over a year agoRead review
    "Rooms away from the main road are quiter"
    Zuhair S, over a year agoRead review
    "We gotta ground floor level room...convenient if you have lots of luggage"
    Monalisa777, over a year agoRead review
    "Request an upstairs room away from the comings and goings."
    Brian M, over a year agoRead review
    "Room at the rear of the property is quiet and private."
    Ken_and_Brooke, over a year agoRead review
    "Close to a nice beach playground."
    Buju L, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for a room with kitchen and spa bath if you want to prepare some of your own meals."
    Maz R, over a year agoRead review
    "The downstairs spa suite, at $150 a night it is great value & a lovely big room with easy access ."
    gypsy039, over a year agoRead review
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