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Yorktown, Virginia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

David and Desma have excellent customer service, took us to grocery store, answered any question we had about local dinning, transportation, activities. Rooms were very clean, breakfast was delivered to the room, great location, quiet.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Saxton is situated about two thirds between Nelson and Richmond, making it an ideal mid-point for visiting these two enjoyable spots. The Lodge is on the main road between the two centres and has bus stops immediately outside, going each way. The room was comfortable and well presented and the bathroom etc all in good nick. But what made the...

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, we appreciate it as we work hard to ensure our guests enjoy their stay.

Swansea S.Wales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a few nights here and were really impressed. Our room was huge, nicely furnished, well equipped and had a good bathroom. The guest laundry was useful as was the option of the diy continental breakfast delivered to our room. Although we didn't use it the communal kitchen looked to be very clean and well equipped too. There was...

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we appreciate you taking the time to write.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for accommodation close to family who had recently moved to Stoke while waiting for their new home to be built in Richmond. Saxton Lodge was perfectly situated in this case. From the moment we checked in I had a good feeling about Saxton Lodge! The couple running the lodge appeard quite fun and were certainly very helpful....

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comprehensive review, we appreciate your feedback.

New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Des was very welcoming and provided suggestions for dinner and activities. We took advantage of the laundry room and that was extremely easy and helpful. The rooms were large and parking easy. Only a 10 min drive to Nelson, so easy to get to Abel Tasman or other nearby activities.

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review Saxton Lodge and hope to see you again.

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights on the last leg of our South Island tour before driving to Picton to catch the ferry to the North island. Our G/F room was exceptionally large, tastefully furnished and scrupulously clean. There were large balcony doors to the patio with two deck chairs outside. The room had a small wardrobe, king size bed,...

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a very comprehensive review we appreciate it. Hope you enjoy the North Island. It was lovely to meet you.

Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was so clean and tidy. Beautiful fresh white roses, and pink lillys was such a nice touch. I requested at my cost to make the room a little more romantic, they went out of their way to get some bubbles and our favorite chocolates as a surprise for my partner. Lovely people to deal with, even called to...

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

We are pleased you had a lovely "Romantic" getaway, look forward to seeing you again. Best Wishes.

Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Des in particular made us feel very welcome. Friendly and very helpful. letting us park our motorbikes in the locked garage, loaned us a chilli bin, dropped us at our destination, just we feel went 100% to be friendly and accomodating we will definitely stay again. beds comfortable.room spotlesslessly clean

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, I appreciate you taking the time to review your stay at Saxton Lodge. Look forward to seeing you again. Desma.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have always liked the look of Saxton Lodge when visiting Nelson, so finally stayed here and wasn't disappointed. Staff are very friendly and helpful, the room we stayed in was a Deluxe room with a king bed, tea and coffee provided in room and there is a kitchen facility, on the ground floor, where you can prepare you own...

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David-Desma, Manager at Saxton Lodge, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Rooms are great fridge ,kettle and toaster in room coffee,tee sugar supplied free WiFi great communal itches can be a long wait good food order from reception management very friendly and accommodations servicing of room adequate not fantastic would be good to have a microwave and chest of drawers in the room nice big shower and toilet rooms spacious ample...

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Thank you for taking time to send in your comments we appreciate it.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering you comfortable, spacious motel style accommodation in Nelson for holiday vacations, group functions, sports team, business or corporate travellers. Saxton Lodge is the perfect option for anyone visiting Nelson. We offer spacious modern units for your comfort and conveniently located opposite Saxton Field, only 15 minutes' drive to Nelson city centre, 30 minutes' drive to Motueka, 3 minutes' drive into Stoke or Richmond, and approximately 5 minutes' drive from Nelson airport. We also offer a free airport transfer service on demand, subject to availability. For families coming to Nelson, the Saxton Field sporting complex is directly across the road and this has a children's playground. The aquatic centre is a 2 minute drive down Main Rd Stoke (toward Richmond) and we offer barbeque facilities, a spacious lawn for children to play safely and free off-street parking. With 84 car parks on the property, we can accommodate large vehicles, towing vehicles, camper vans, buses and trucks with ease. The property also has a fully equipped communal kitchen for you to prepare simple meals and a self-service laundry is also available onsite. Our accommodation is a two-storied complex with 48 generous sized units, consisting of Studios, and 1 & 2 Bedroom Units. All of our units have SKY Select 50+ TV, UFB Internet and Wifi, individual air-conditioning in each room so you can control your temperature, blackout curtains for a relaxing sleep, double glazed windows and soundproofed rooms to ensure quiet enjoyment, tea/coffee making facilities, and a mini fridge and an ensuite bathroom with shower. We also have rooms that have wet-floor showers to accommodate guests with limited mobility and all of our downstairs units have sliding doors opening out to patios. A number of our upstairs units have balconies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saxton Lodge

Address: 103 Saxton Road East, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: £71 - £97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Saxton Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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“Think all rooms were good, very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles sislerj, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“traffic noise really ins't an issue for ground floor rooms as there is a fence that tends to reflect noise from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles milton988, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a bottom room, shower was amazing. And sliding doors to a outside area. Free internet great value - great sleep”
 of 5 bubbles lucybertogg, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Any room would fine, but if you have trouble with stairs request a ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 849janicep, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Has two levels, kitchen is on ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles ByAnyGivenName, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
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