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Nelson Holiday Package Deals

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Nelson Accommodation

Wotif presently lists 59 accommodations in Nelson. Refine your search and score a fantastic deal now.

If you love the idea of chilling out in a plush white bathrobe and indulging in the good life for a few nights, why not reserve a room at the Parautane Lodge (137 Parautane Way) or the Cambria House (7 Cambria St)? The Innbetween Lodge and Backpackers (335 Trafalgar Square East) and the Nelson City TOP 10 Holiday Park (230 Vanguard Street) are some cool options for those travelling on a shoestring budget.

Car Hire in Nelson

To rent a car from Nelson Airport, it's just a hop, skip and a jump from the arrivals gate. Both Budget and Europcar offer a decent range of vehicles. If you can't find what you want there, Firefly and Avis might have some deals that catch your eye.

Want to pick up a hire car from the middle of the city? You'll have a better chance if you head over to Hertz in the neighbourhood of Tahunanui — it's only 3 kilometres away.

Holidays to Nelson

Keen to scratch your travel itch in Nelson? We certainly don't blame you. But before you head to this epic destination, why not spend a bit of time getting to know the basic details?

Nelson is 120 kilometres west of the capital city, Wellington, and 11 kilometres northeast of Richmond.

Travelling alone? Keen to meet some of the locals? With approximately 59 000 people living in this part of Nelson Region, you're bound to make some new mates.

Things to do in Nelson

It's all well and good to kick back, take it easy and let go of some stress, but the most unforgettable holidays are about broadening your horizons and trying different things.

Whether you're a frequent visitor to Nelson or it's your first time here, there'll be no shortage of things to see and do. Here's a list of our top recommendations:

Remember that Nelson also has a heap of free activities that you won't be able to resist!

  • With so much packed inside the Nelson Provincial Museum, it's astonishing that it's all for free.

  • Unlock your inner art aficionado at the Suter. This attraction is a wonderful creative space. And the best part is, it's free!

  • Grab a cuppa and head to Victory Square. You're bound to have a wonderful time.

  • Put on your comfiest shoes and get to know the atmosphere in Montgomery Square. It's an awesome place to do some window-shopping too.

  • Experience all that there is on offer at Nelson Market.

  • If you need a quiet retreat, go and bask in the peaceful atmosphere of Christ Church Cathedral.

  • Close your eyes and breathe in the salty sea air at Tahunanui Beach Reserve. You'll be amazed by how refreshing it is.

  • Relax in the stunning scenery of the Queens Gardens, Miyazu Gardens, Burrell Park and Miyazu Japanese Gardens. Don't forget to bring along a few snacks!

Must-see Nelson

If you're feeling a bit quiet and thoughtful, wander through Christ Church Cathedral. But don't end your sightseeing there. History freaks will get a kick out of uncovering vibrant tales from the past at Founders Park. Eager for more? The colour, vibrancy and buzz of Nelson Market entice locals and visitors alike.

Places to Visit Near Nelson

Seen Nelson and ready to head home? Hold up. Braeburn, 25 kilometres away, might persuade you to stick around a little longer. It's home to the Kahurangi Estate, the Motueka District Museum and the Neudorf. Got some room on your travel itinerary? Then cram Kaiteriteri Beach, Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park and Little Kaiteriteri Beach onto it. They're located in Motueka, which is 30 kilometres away.

*Savings based on all Flight + Hotel package bookings on Wotif.com from Jan 2017 to Jun 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

Family Hotels in Nelson

Tahuna Beach Kiwi Holiday Park & Motel AU$64
Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2019
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Tahuna Beach Kiwi Holiday Park & Motel

Tahuna Beach Kiwi Holiday Park & Motel

70 Beach Road, Tahunanui, Nelson
     
    3.6 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Old fashioned Kiwi holiday park. Quiet and comfortable.

    Courtesy Court Motel AU$109
    Reviewed on 12 Feb. 2019
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    Courtesy Court Motel

    Courtesy Court Motel

    30 Golf Road, Tahunanui, Nelson
       
      4.3 of 5
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Good area. Close to the beach and bars. The place was very clean

      The Hotel Nelson AU$90
      Reviewed on 12 Jun. 2019
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      The Hotel Nelson

      The Hotel Nelson

      40 Waimea Road, Nelson
         
        4.5 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Located close to the CBD comfortable and spacious!

        Palms Motel AU$121
        Reviewed on 21 Apr. 2019
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        Palms Motel

        Palms Motel

        5 Paru Paru Road, Nelson
           
          4.7 of 5
          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          Liked everything, nothing to fault, immaculate presentation, friendly service and great value.

          Romantic Hotels in Nelson

          Boutique Hotel Warwick House AU$189
          Reviewed on 23 May 2019
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          Boutique Hotel Warwick House

          Boutique Hotel Warwick House

          64 Brougham Street, Nelson
             
            4.1 of 5
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            The owner gave us an ugrade as a freebie. Though we qualify for the free Mapua-Rabbit island ferry it was not given to us, so do not be misled as they only offer this every summer. When I ask for change sheets, the second sheet stained was not replaced, bathroom was not cleaned for room service for ...

            Ambleside Luxury Bed & Breakfast Get Rates
            Reviewed on 2 Mar. 2017
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            Ambleside Luxury Bed & Breakfast

            Ambleside Luxury Bed & Breakfast

            237 Annesbrook Drive, Wakatu, Nelson
               
              5.0 of 5
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Lovely house great people Warm cost house.Big bedroom with huge ensuite

              Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments AU$114
              Reviewed on 12 May 2019
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              Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments

              Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments

              6 Point Road Stoke, Nelson
                 
                4.6 of 5
                4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                We have stayed there before, thus the return visit. But we were not impressed at our room being given to another couple while we were in the room. But it was sorted.

                The Sails Nelson AU$139
                Reviewed on 18 Jun. 2019
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                The Sails Nelson

                The Sails Nelson

                7 Trafalgar Street, Nelson
                   
                  4.9 of 5
                  5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  The best stay I’ve had so far. Ambience make your stay so comfortable that you doesn’t realise travel fatigue . Bed is feather quilted n comfortable. One of the only place to clean dirty dozens in room. And guess what be nice to staff and your mini bar bill might just get waived off .

                  *Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.