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christinemccartney
Ottawa, Canada

Contemporary design, heavenly beds, pristine clean

5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 Apr 2024
One of the nicest places we stayed in our 1-month trip around NZ. Beautiful contemporary design, SPOTLESSLY clean (WOW-zahs) and the COMFIEST bed with crisp white sheets (oh-my-goodness - we're n heaven) and so many details thought through (built-in luggage shelf; fancy teas, adorable teapot, lovely hand and body soaps). Heather was delightful and engaging, offering valuable tips, e.g. to make a pitstop at Mapua Wharf - we were tickled what a lovely discovery it was! Thank you for the memorable stay.
Date of stay: March 2024
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 11 March 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
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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
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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
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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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
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