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Newburyport, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 May 2015

Sally and Neville are genial hosts. Our room was comfortable and bright. I particularly enjoyed the fresh pillow cases every night and the newspaper with breakfast. Neville cooks a mean breakfast from a large number of choices! DO try the Black Doris plums -- you will be hooked!! Neville was very helpful with travel info and Thank You Sally! for... More 

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Penang, Malaysia
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140 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2015

It is a 19th century house, very well restored and with equall interesting furniture. Splendid location - top of Nelson's central hill, just behind the cathedral and thus three minutes walk from the centre and its retaurants and shops. Sally and Neville are very friendly and nice people, wih a nice sense of humour. They also cook a superb breakfast:... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2015

We enjoyed our three nights at the Cathedral Inn. The location could not be better, especially if you are exploring Nelson on foot as we were. They upgraded our room and it was very comfortable with a well-outfitted bathroom. Breakfast was very good--Sally will make pretty much whatever you want. Both Neville and Sally were pleasant and helpful. All in... More 

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2015

This wonderful B&B is run by a very nice couple, Sally and Neville. They do all they can to make your stay enjoyable. I spent 6 nights there enjoyed my stay a lot. The room that I had was spacious, very clean and comfortable. Well maintained bathroom with a shower. The B&B is less than 200 meters from the town... More 

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San Francisco, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We had a wonderful two nights at the Cathedral Inn. They were very welcoming and friendly. When we arrived, they carried our bags to the room and gave us a tour. The rooms are all (we peeked into most of them) beautiful with high ceilings and large windows. We were upgraded to one of the larger rooms for free, which... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Very well situated to down town, this B&B style inn exceeded all expectations. The proprietors serve up an ample breakfast which includes a variety of juices, cereals, fresh fruit, made to order eggs or French toast. Their local knowledge is very helpful and they willingly make reservations and provide directions too. Rooms are well proportioned, sunny and clean. I would... More 

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Thank mwstein1
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Cathedral inn is a must stay when in Nelson nz. The accomadations are lovely, very well located. The owners, Sally and Nevelle are amazing and wonderful. The food is great. Cathedral Inn made our stay in this lovely town even better! Big thank you!

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

This place is perfect! Our second night in New Zealand for our honeymoon and we couldn't be happier about our decision to stay here. It's a short walk past a beautiful church to the town where all the cafés and restaurants are. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. Free wifi and access to a small fridge, dinnerware, teas and biscuits... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We liked everything about this place, which is ideal for a long weekend for more than one couple. It is a beautiful, big, well-maintained old house with: -the B&B area clearly separated from the family's living space, -friendly, helpful hosts who let the guests decide how much contact you want to have with them, and who have reliable information about... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Sally, Neville, Barry and Baxter were so nice and made us feel very welcome. The accommodation was spotlessly clean, lots of nice touches such as chocolates in the room on arrival and cookies in the tea room. Excellent choice of continental or cooked breakfasts, all set in a quiet but great location next to the cathedral, and a short walk... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Cathedral Inn

Address: 369 Trafalgar Street South, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cathedral Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All 3 rooms that I saw were sunny and large.”
 of 5 bubbles mwstein1, 19 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Go on the website and look at them.”
 of 5 bubbles KWR5, 3 Jan 2015 | Read review
“all rooms that we visited were excellent”
 of 5 bubbles Gfoodlover30, 28 Nov 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the Kowhai Room which has a lovely view, overlooks the side garden, and in the mornings you can hear the tuis in the Kowhai tree outside (despite the name, it's decorated with rose patterns).”
 of 5 bubbles RandiHutch, 3 Jan 2014 | Read review
“We loved our Nelson Room which looked over the gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles JJJaffe, 31 Dec 2013 | Read review
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