Overview of Palazzo Motor Lodge

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4.7 / 5Exceptional
282 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Available



Popular LocationChrist Church Cathedral6 min walk
Popular LocationNelson Provincial Museum6 min walk
Popular LocationNelson Market8 min walk
AirportNelson (NSN)8 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom with Spa Bath

    Apartment, 1 Bedroom with Spa Bath

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Studio

    Standard Studio

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Studio, Disability Access

    Studio, Disability Access

    Room amenities

    • 26 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Twin Room, 1 Bedroom

    Twin Room, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Studio

    Deluxe Studio

    Room amenities

    • 29 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Studio with Spa

    Studio with Spa

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive One Bedroom

    Executive One Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive Studio

    Executive Studio

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Two Bedroom

    Two Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 65 sq m
    • Sleeps 5
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About this area


Located in Nelson, Palazzo Motor Lodge is in the city centre and near the airport. The Suter and Founders Park are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Montgomery Square and Nelson Market. Travelling with kids? Consider Queens Gardens and Natureland Zoo.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Christ Church Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • Nelson Provincial Museum - 6 min walk
  • Montgomery Square - 7 min walk
  • Nelson Market - 8 min walk
  • Queens Gardens - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Nelson (NSN) - 8 min drive

About this property

Palazzo Motor Lodge

4-star, family-friendly hotel near Christ Church Cathedral
This hotel features dry cleaning, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include camper van/bus/lorry parking. All 16 rooms feature kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and dishwashers. Complimentary wireless Internet access and room service (during limited hours) are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.
Palazzo Motor Lodge offers 16 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Accommodation at this 4-star hotel has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
This Nelson hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Limited parking spaces
Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

Continental breakfast available for a fee daily: NZD 15.00 per person
Room service available

Family friendly

Children's books
Children's games
Children's toys
Dry-cleaning service
High chair
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken



If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking


Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains


Free toiletries


TV channels
Flat-screen TV
Premium channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Electric kettle
Espresso maker


Electrical adapters/chargers
Free local calls
Iron/ironing board
Local maps



Check-in between 2 PM - 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM. <br />To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.


  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types

American Express
Diners Club

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15.00 per person (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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 are 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

We should mention

Parking height restrictions apply.

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

  • Palazzo Motor Lodge Nelson
  • Palazzo Motor Lodge
  • Palazzo Motor Nelson
  • Palazzo Motor
  • Palazzo Hotel Nelson
  • Palazzo Motor Hotel Nelson
All reviews

Guest reviews



5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We had a wonderful room that was well equipped with all we needed. The host at the desk was so friendly and knowledgeable, he shared how to find food options and other fun activities in the area. We really enjoyed our stay the shower was wonderful and bed was very comfy.

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

It was a good place and location for town. We would stay again so NPS positive.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Ideally located for local restaurants, standard of room excellent and reception staff outstanding.

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Robyn was very welcoming and I felt I had come home. Well located to centre of city and excellent room. Highly recommended.

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020