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Bay Crest Motor Lodge
Ranked #4 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 16 November 2011

We had an excellent studio unit on the first floor for a two day stay. Very clean and lovely friendly service. Very close to lovely Nelson golf course and the airport. Slight downside is it can be very close to the fight path.

  • Stayed: November 2011, travelled as a couple
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Thank Andrew W
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Reviewed 28 August 2011

Had a lovely few days at the Bay Crest in Sunny Nelson. My room was modern and really clean, the service was excellent. The room was sunny and warm, the heating had been turned on in preparation for my stay. The owners are very friendly and helpful, they sent my phone charger back to me when I left it in the room. The lodge is close to the beach, lovely walks, parks and several eating places. A great place to stay!

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled solo
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Thank Kath K
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Reviewed 8 December 2010

Had a lovely stay at the Bay Crest Motor Lodge. The owners are very kind, exceedingly helpful and make you feel very welcome! The room was spotless, comfortable and had modern interior. Very close to the beach and not far outside the city. Overall a great stay at a great place owned by great people!
Definitely on my return list!

  • Stayed: December 2010, travelled solo
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Reviewed 21 September 2010

Handy to the airport but some way out of town. Don't let that put you off. Motel people usually hand you the key and point you in the direction of a cheerless, dimly lit room. Silvia showed us to our room. It was spotlessly clean, freshly and tastefully decorated. Each day it was serviced as if we were new occupants. Silvia and Anton have a real pride in their place. We would unreservedly recommend this place to stay for a few days or longer. Full marks to them from a hotelier.

  • Stayed: September 2010, travelled as a couple
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Thank heartlandlodge
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Reviewed 29 January 2008

We were very disappointed when we arrived at Baycrest as it is located on a very ordinary and very busy road , no sign of the beach which we discovered is accessed across the road and through a very large camp site. But the worst thing was being directly under the flight path of the busy local airport, obviously no mention of this in their advert and NOT what you want on holiday, at times it sounded like the aircraft could be landing on the roof of the motel! Our hostess was very friendly and helpful , her husband not.

  • Stayed: December 2007, travelled with family
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5  Thank MM&PLincs
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Reviewed 20 July 2007

lovely hosts made us very welcome after our long journey and late arrival. i loved this place so much that we are going back soon. the studio was clean,spacious and modern. hob,microwave and cheap internet. downside is that all motels in this road(which there are alot) are on the flight path so at 8am a small airplane will go overhead however this is the best alarm clock ever! close to beach and 5 min drive(if that) to city.

  • Stayed: June 2007, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: March 2017, travelled solo
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Address: 87 Golf Road | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #4 of 41 Hotels in Nelson
Price Range: £65 - £115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Bay Crest Motor Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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