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4.3 out of 5

"Excellent in all aspects.made to feel at home.staff wonderfull " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 27 May 2021

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Hotel Description

At The Beachcomber Hotel you'll be within a 10-minute stroll of Tahunanui Beach Reserve and within 30 minutes of World of Wearable Art and Collectable Cars. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

Free WiFi, TVs, and hair dryers are featured in all 68 rooms. Additionally, refrigerators, phones, and free toiletries are available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and barbecue grills. Added amenities include a conference center, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of limited parking.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Nelson motel, you'll be 4 km (2.5 mi) from Nelson Provincial Museum and 4 km (2.5 mi) from Nelson Market.

Standard Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$94* Per night/room 25 Jun. - 26 Jun.

Large Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Kitchen Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe One Bedroom Unit

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One Bedroom Unit

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Spa Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

The Beachcomber Hotel ratings based on 118 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Beachcomber Hotel

Everyone (54) Couples (35) Family (27)
5 out of 5
Excellent in all aspects.made to feel at home.staff wonderfull

Posted by on 27 May 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 May 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you very much for your amazing feedback. We'd love to have you back staying with us at the Beachcomber again.

4 out of 5
Nice and central to Nelson and quiet.

Posted by on 2 May 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 May 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you very much for reviewing your stay with us. We are happy you have taken the time to let us know you've enjoyed this quiet place as much as we do. We're looking forward to have you staying with us again.

4 out of 5
The room was a bit dusty and bedside cabinets especially. Fridge shelf kept falling off so just took it out.

Posted by on 30 Apr. 2021

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9 May 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you for your feedback. We do very much appreciate it. We would like to apologize to you for finding dust on the bedside tables and the loose fridge shelf. We have passed this on to our housekeeping team to make sure our cleaning standard will be staying at the highest level possible. We hope you'll be staying with us again soon.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Apr. 2021

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2 May 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you for rating your stay with us. We do much appreciate your time invested. We hope to have you back staying with us soon.

5 out of 5
The location was good and price reasonable.. Staff very helpful even posting to us a small item which left behind by one of our group.

Posted by on 28 Mar. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

13 Apr. 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you for your feedback. We're delighted you are happy about the Beachcomber being located in a quiet area just a 5 min stroll from the Nelson beach and close to the airport. We're here to help and take good care of our guests belongings. We're looking forward to have you staying with us again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Mar. 2021

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2 May 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you for rating your stay with us. We do much appreciate your time invested. We hope to have you back staying with us soon.

5 out of 5
Across the road from the beach and close to a great wee pub

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2021

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2 May 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide feedback about your stay. We really do appreciate every single review. We're looking forward to have you staying with us again in the future.

5 out of 5
Fantastic attentive staff and a terrific location.

Posted by on 22 Feb. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 May 2021 by Angie from the Beachcomber team

Thank you so much. We're delighted you obviously loved your stay with us. We are here to help and are as happy as you are about our excellent location right by the Nelson beach. We're looking forward to have you staying with us again soon.

2 out of 5
Good location close to beach, restaurants and cafes - but the cockroaches didn't impress

Posted by , from New Plymouth on 31 Jan. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2021

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About the The Beachcomber Hotel

Location 23 Beach Road, Nelson, 7010

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. A seasonal outdoor pool, barbecue grills, and a garden are also featured at the business-friendly The Beachcomber Hotel. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3.5-star Nelson motel is smoke free.

  • 68 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 5 buildings
  • Built in 1987
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Nelson (NSN) (3.6 km / 2.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Beachcomber Hotel offers 68 accommodations with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 6:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available.

  • No lifts
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 5 and NZD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Kingsgate Beachcomber
  • Kingsgate Beachcomber Nelson
  • Kingsgate Hotel Beachcomber
  • Kingsgate Hotel Beachcomber Nelson
  • Beachcomber Motor Inn Nelson
  • Beachcomber Motor Inn
  • Beachcomber Motor Nelson
  • Beachcomber Motor
  • Beachcomber Motel Nelson
  • Beachcomber Nelson
  • The Beachcomber
  • The Beachcomber Hotel Motel
  • The Beachcomber Hotel Nelson
  • The Beachcomber Hotel Motel Nelson

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in November and close in March.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your 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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