Room type

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Queen Studio)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Twin Studio)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (King Studio)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Executive Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Executive King Studio)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Executive Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Executive King Spa)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (King)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 1 child)

Family Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Max Occupancy: 7 guests (up to 5 children)

Get an overview of this hotel4-star Nelson motel in Tahunanui with free parking

At Bay Crest Motor Lodge you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Burrell Park, Natureland Zoo, and Nelson Golf Links. Highlights at this motel include free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and all rooms feature coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops, making in-room dining convenient. Desks and free toiletries are also available.

This smoke-free motel offers free WiFi in public areas, dry cleaning/laundry services, and tour/ticket assistance. Plus you'll find laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available daily. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 4-star Tahunanui motel include Nelson Fun Park and Tahunanui Beach Reserve.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Bay Crest Motor Lodge features tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Bay Crest Motor Lodge is a smoke-free property.

  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Kitchenette 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Stovetop 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Nearby Activities

  • Golfing nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 8:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

Only service dogs are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 13 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 0.00 per stay (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

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

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