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Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

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Terrace/patio
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Premium bedding, laptop workspace, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Premium bedding, laptop workspace, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

4 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
214 Rutherford St, Nelson, 7010

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationChrist Church Cathedral8 min walk
  • Popular LocationNelson Provincial Museum10 min walk
  • Popular LocationTrafalgar Park19 min walk
  • AirportNelson (NSN)9 min drive

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About this area

Nelson

Located in Nelson, Chelsea Park Motor Lodge is in the city centre. Christ Church Cathedral and Victory Square are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Tahunanui Beach Reserve. Enjoy an event or a match at Trafalgar Park, and consider making time for Natureland Zoo—a top attraction that's not to be missed. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Fairfield Park - 1 min walk
  • Christ Church Cathedral - 8 min walk
  • Nelson Market - 10 min walk
  • Nelson Provincial Museum - 10 min walk
  • Trafalgar Park - 19 min walk

Restaurants

  • Cod & Lobster Brasserie - 9 min walk
  • Red Art Gallery & Cafe - 9 min walk
  • Nicola's Cantina - 9 min walk
  • Hopgoods - 10 min walk
  • VIC Brewbar - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Nelson (NSN) - 9 min drive

About this property

Chelsea Park Motor Lodge

Eco-friendly Nelson motel in Nelson City Centre, near Christ Church Cathedral
This motel features free use of bicycles, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden. All 10 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and DVD players. Guests will find kitchenettes with fridges, hobs and microwaves.
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge offers 10 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and rice cookers. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 4.5-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Things to do

  • Bike cleaning
  • Free bike hire

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • In-room accessibility
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • DVD player
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Rice cooker
  • Hob
  • Toaster

More

  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • LED light bulbs
  • Recycling
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (7:30 AM - 8:30 PM) and Saturday - Sunday (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 30 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room
Pets cannot be left unattended
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 15 per stay.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 10.0 per stay

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: NZD 30 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 15 per stay
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, sofa beds and high chair
This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards and cash
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
This property uses wind, solar and geothermal energy, plus eco-friendly cleaning products
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Motel property has been rated 4 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Chelsea Motor Lodge
Chelsea Park Motor
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Nelson
Chelsea Park Motor Nelson
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Motel
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Nelson
Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Motel Nelson

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 185 out of 267 reviews
5 - Excellent 69%
Rating 4 - Good. 71 out of 267 reviews
4 - Good 27%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 267 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 267 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 267 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, close to town and lovely hosts
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We had a great stay, the room was spacious and clean. It was also central to the city centre so great for walking. Would absolutely stay here again.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very clean and comfortable.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very cozy rooms, it was nice and warm in the room despite freezing cold outside. We loved all the thoughtful touches and yummy cookies. The hosts are very friendly.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A refreshing step up from the usual motel, friendly and enthusiastic hosts
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021