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Fiona Scovell

The Sails are the best!

5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 Jan 2024via mobile
Cherie and all the staff were so welcoming, with nothing too much trouble. The room was spotless and so well equipped; drinking coffee outside in the morning was a delight! Beach towels provided, a laundry for guests and plenty of local knowledge. We would love to have stayed longer.
Date of stay: January 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 15 December 2023

Good big room: good facilities/ comfy bed/ bathroom. Laundry worked well. Easy stroll into town: easy parking on site. Try the public swimming pool: walk into town turn left on the river path and in 5 mins you come to it: early morning lane swim.

Date of stay: November 2023
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Reviewed 8 December 2023

What a nice place managed by very nice people. They offered some great ideas about things to see and do. The motel is just a short easy walk to the downtown core. It’s modern, spotless clean, and even has free washers and dryers. Looked like the best motel in Nelson. We’d happily stay there again.

Date of stay: November 2023
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 26 November 2023

The staff couldn't be lovelier and more welcoming. Convenient location for our explorations of the area, and very clean. In fact, so clean it felt as if we were the first people to use the accommodations.

Date of stay: October 2023
  • Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Reviewed 10 November 2023

Attention to detail was perfect. The quality of the linen, bath products, etc were all of a very high standard. The breakfast served in our room, was absolutely delicious. Management were readily available to help and offered friendly advice on local amenities. Can’t recommend it highly enough.

Room tip: Enjoy Nelson and relax in super comfy surroundings at the end of the day.
Date of stay: October 2023
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Thank QueenslandJules
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Reviewed 15 October 2023

Cherie was so welcoming and a pleasure to deal with. Cooked breakfast delivered to your room...how good is that👌🏻Stayed in the Studio Room, very comfortable and bed/pillows...soooooo good! Great price, wouldn't hesitate to stay here again!

Date of stay: October 2023
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