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“Very Modern Hotel with great location”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Sails Nelson

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The Sails Nelson
Ranked #1 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
Mumbai
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18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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“Very Modern Hotel with great location”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The place is new and well kept. Rooms are 5 star quality, bathrooms are even better and toiletries are top quality spa. We stayed for 2 might (couple + child). Host was very helpful with things to do and places to eat. Location was a few mins walk to downtown. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed December 2016, travelled with family
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Mark S, Owner at The Sails Nelson, responded to this review, 24 January 2017
Thank you for recommending our Hotel, Nelson is really lucky to have so many top notch restaurants, glad you made the most of them.
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    5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The apartments are new. They are well kept and the staff are very friendly. The apartment has everything you could need. There is a shared laundry on the ground floor that you pay to use but the staff are happy to do the laundry for you while you are out for the day. I think I paid $10 for 2 loads of laundry. It's an easy walk to the Main Street for dinner. I'd stay here again.

Stayed January 2017, travelled with family
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Mark S, Owner at The Sails Nelson, responded to this review, 24 January 2017
Thank you for taking time to write a great review, always happy to put the guests laundry in the dryer so the can make they most of Nelson's attractions.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stayed at The Sails before and after walking the Heaphy track. It's modern, super clean and has a kitchen which is great for self catering. Cecilia and Mark are charming and well organised hosts. A few minutes walk to town, Nelson's lovely riverside walk and a supermarket. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed December 2016, travelled as a couple
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Mark S, Owner at The Sails Nelson, responded to this review, 8 January 2017
Thank you for highly recommending the Sails, it's great to see our guests walking our national parks they are so beautiful. Regards
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic hotel, relatively new, very clean and convenient location. Easy walk to city. Friendly people and facilities in the room is of good quality! Highly recommended and will stay again. Value for money

Stayed December 2016, travelled with friends
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Mark S, Owner at The Sails Nelson, responded to this review, 8 January 2017
Thank you for highly recommending us, the Sails is 4 years young now and still looking sparking, hope to see you again. Regards
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Hotel is a quick walk to town with shops and restaurants. The room was beautiful and had everything you could need, fully equipped kitchen, lovely clean bathroom, bed was very comfortable. Afew little luxuries like robes, herbal loose leaf tea etc were a nice touch. Would highly recommend.

Stayed December 2016, travelled as a couple
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Mark S, Owner at The Sails Nelson, responded to this review, 8 January 2017
Thank you for a great review, the robes are very popular and a touch luxury when on holiday. Thank you for highly recommending us. Regards
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Property: The Sails Nelson
Address: 7 Trafalgar Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Price range (per night): $167 - $265
Hotel Class:5 star — The Sails Nelson 5*
Number of rooms: 15
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Nelson's newest luxury motel is unparalleled in quality and price. Qual mark rated 5 stars. The Sails provides 3 different size suites: 4 Elegant One Bedroom Apartments, 4 Sumptuous Executive Suites, 6 Luxury Studios and 2 Luxury ground floor Access Enabled Suites, Individual Car Parks. Our suites enjoy floor to ceiling windows opening onto your own intimate balcony or courtyard, fully equipped stainless steel kitchens, 42in LCD Televisions, Mini Bar, and Guest Laundry. Complimentary 50+ Sky, Wi Fi, Blue Ray, Ipod Docking. ... more   less 
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