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4.3 out of 5

"Friendly Staff, good food, nice setting. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 14 Jun 2021

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Hotel Description

At The Honest Lawyer, Ascend Hotel Collection you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of Greenmeadows Park and Isel Park. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

All 13 rooms feature TVs with digital channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, private yards, and coffee/tea makers. Room service, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are also available.

The restaurant, The Honest Lawyer, serves local cuisine and is open for brunch, lunch, and dinner. Business travelers can take advantage of conference space and meeting rooms. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available on weekends between 8:30 AM and 11:00 AM. There's also the convenience of RV/bus/truck parking.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Stoke hotel include Marsden Recreation Ground and World of Wearable Art and Collectable Cars.

Standard Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$101* Per night/room 19 Jul. - 20 Jul.

Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 Single Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Honest Lawyer, Ascend Hotel Collection ratings based on 183 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for The Honest Lawyer, Ascend Hotel Collection

Everyone (71) Couples (97) Business (1) Family (12)
5 out of 5
Friendly Staff, good food, nice setting.

Posted by on 14 Jun. 2021

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4 out of 5
Neat themed tavern and accommodation which was very comfortable and in a great location.

Posted by on 6 Feb. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Feb. 2021 by The Honest Lawyer

Thank you for staying with us, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Jan. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2021

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4 out of 5
Nicely appointed room with usual amenities for tea/coffee making. Small, well stocked guest kitchen at the end of the hall to help yourself. Great restaurant, friendly staff and very nice location. A bit noisy until the patrons went home but this was at a reasonable hour so not a big problem.

Posted by , from Auckland on 20 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
We stayed one night and can't fault it. The staff were excellent and very genuine. We enjoyed a good meal in the restaurant. The room had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. The location is lovely.

Posted by , from nz on 2 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
Very quaint , gorgeous place to stay , great location. Awesome restaurant and bar

Posted by , from Hamilton New Zealand on 24 Sep. 2020

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5 out of 5
enjoyed our stay love come back again when in nelson area

Posted by , from Ashburton on 17 Sep. 2020

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4 out of 5
Big room clawfoot bath. So close to Monarco which is lovely walk

Posted by , from North Canterbury on 16 Aug. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Aug. 2020

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About the The Honest Lawyer, Ascend Hotel Collection

Location 1 Point Road, Nelson, 7011

Renovations + Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly The Honest Lawyer, Ascend Hotel Collection also features tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. Self parking is free. This 4-star Nelson hotel is smoke free.

  • 13 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 2 conference rooms
  • Built in 1995
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Nelson (NSN) (4.2 km / 2.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Honest Lawyer, Ascend Hotel Collection offers 13 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Digital television is provided. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining
  • Private outdoor space
  • Television
  • Digital channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast on weekends from 8:30 AM and 11:00 AM.

The Honest Lawyer - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. 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 25.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

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 and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice).

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not 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 follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines Commitment to Clean (Choice)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • 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 9 and NZD 19 for adults, NZD 15.9 and NZD 19 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 25.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 percent

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

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

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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