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Bella Vista Motel

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All reviewsnice couplesmall roomstudio unittwo nightsnew zealandwell equipped kitchenetterooms were very cleanhelpful ownerstahunanui beachone nightnext morninga lovely stayminute walkthe abel tasman national parkwould definitely stay here againfree wifibruce
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night whilst on the way to Franz Josef. Nice clean and comfortable room with good kitchen facilities and a friendly and cheerful owner. We found motel to be great for us as a stopover but it was quite far from attractions.More

Thank lesleyjane
Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are not sure what attractions you are referring to as Nelson is small enough to be 10 mins drive from most attractions here. We are situated a short stroll from the beach and only a few...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean and tidy but very small and compact and overpriced against other places we stayed in NZ. The staff were friendly enough and they had good laundry facilities. Once whale watching trip done, not much else to do in the area. Watch...More

Thank Dennise F
Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista MotelResponded 1 week ago

We feel that you may have us confused us for Kaikoura??? There is so much to do in and around Nelson that you can easily fill in a week here. We offer a variety of different sized rooms so you may wish to ask about...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bruce was a great host in helping us find our way around & helping us in our journey. Rooms were nice & kept very clean. Close proximity to the airport made it perfect for our quick stop for Abel Tasman.More

Thank Aaron E
Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. Our staff work extremely hard to keep the rooms up to such high standards so it is nice to know that it is noticed. Yes it is great that we are so close to the airport (and...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We spent two nights here this week and it’s just perfect!! It’s in a great location right close to Tahunanui beach and also close to the centre of Nelson - the rooms are immaculate and have absolutely everything that you need - the host, Bruce...More

Thank NikkiSkins
Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista MotelResponded 16 March 2018

Thanks for taking the time to give us such a great review. We have put a lot of effort into upgrading the units so it’s always wonderful to know the extras are appreciated. We agree that we are in a super spot here for everything...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

As the 'real' David & Darcy from Trish's review I concur that Bruce was a wonderful host and the stay at Bella Vista was perfect for our needs! He was always cheerful, helpful and ready to assist with anything we needed!

Thank DARCY R
Response from Nadine H, Manager at Bella Vista MotelResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review. It is great that we can have some good friendly banter with our guests at times. #trustbellavista

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Babysitting
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$78 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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"Askk for ground floor rooms if you have lots of luggage or a mobility problem"
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"There is upstairs and downstairs, so if you want easy access, ask for downstairs."
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"Flat easy access to ground floor rooms."
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"Good location, free very fast WiFi, and easy parking"
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