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carnabombers
Menai, Australia

Very comfortable and modern

5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 Mar 2024
Very modern accomodation, clean and comfortable. The hosts are super friendly and make sure the place is looked after. Having a safe and good facilities is important. IWe enjoyed sitting outside having a coffee and watching the world go by. We would stay here again
Date of stay: March 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 5 March 2024 via mobile

Our sixth stay. Always
Perfect. Already booked our next stay.
Clean , friendly. Everything u would want. We love Nelson and the
Sails..,

The location is close enough to
Town and restaurants, yet a quiet
Residential neighborhood
We never drive to dinner, no need

Date of stay: February 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Thank bull59
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Reviewed 24 February 2024

There is something special about family owned motels and lodges in New Zealand and I will always try and book these when staying. The Sails did not disappoint. The room was our home from home for a week and suited us perfectly where we could cook our own meals one night and then eat out another night. The location was perfect, a short walk into the city centre and yet minutes from the main highway and beach. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Would definitely stay here again.

Date of stay: February 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Thank DragonMother1506
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Reviewed 31 January 2024

Smart apartment minutes from the town centre and cafes / restaurants. Comfortable and quiet location. Nelson is a really nice town and I can’t add anything more that is useful but some idiots want 200 characters. So 24 more letters of waffle.

Date of stay: January 2024
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Reviewed 31 January 2024 via mobile

Really nice property with free private parking space
Always a plus. Rooms are spacious, well equipped, kitchen
And modern. Bathroom large and modern. Great bedding.
Check-in check out was a breeze. Laundry service on site at a cost.
5 min walk to the downtown core.
I recommend this property

Date of stay: January 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Thank Paolo D
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Reviewed 28 January 2024

We stayed here three nights and loved it. Our apartment was a corner one with balcony and we were grateful for the opportunity to do some laundry. Cherie was an excellent hostess, nothing too much trouble. The rooms were clean and airy and the kitchen equipped enough for us to cook breakfast. Good location too

Date of stay: February 2023
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Thank Sarah C
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