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4.7 out of 5

"Location , location, location, location, location " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 23 Oct 2020

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Nelson awaits you at The Sands Nelson Apartments. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find Tahunanui Beach Reserve and Natureland Zoo. Highlights at this beach aparthotel include a restaurant, and in-room kitchens and washers/dryers.

You can enjoy an LCD TV with cable channels, and each apartment features free WiFi, a balcony or patio, and a coffee/tea maker. In-room dining is easy with a kitchen that comes equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. A hair dryer and an iron/ironing board are also available. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

At the aparthotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 15-minute walk of this Nelson aparthotel include Nelson Fun Park and Burrell Park.

Penthouse

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (No Sea View)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Deluxe Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Hill View apartment)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Sands Nelson Apartments ratings based on 77 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for The Sands Nelson Apartments

Everyone (27) Couples (29) Family (22)
5 out of 5
Location , location, location, location, location

Posted by on 23 Oct. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
Nice location with view of the beach. Appartments was clean and tidy and everything we needed.

Posted by on 28 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 Nov. 2019 by Neville

Thank you

5 out of 5
Our rooms 306 were in an excellent location on the top floor

Posted by on 25 Nov. 2019

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25 Nov. 2019 by Neville

Thanks

4 out of 5
A stunning aspect, handy to everything, by car or walking. The views were remarkable. There is quite a lot of road noise, but to be expected, it didnt disturb sleep. The dining chairs need to be replaced as soon as possible the vinyl is all cracked and split and a couple of the chairs are actually unsafe to sit on. A very comfortable apartment, but a bit tired. Would I stay again, at that price only if the furniture was fixed up and the curtains rehung.

Posted by on 1 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Sep. 2019 by Neville

Thank you for your comments.

4 out of 5
The view was beautiful and the living area was spacious. The second bed room was an unusual shape making it small for two single beds. All of the beds were very hard. They urgently need to replace the mattresses or at the very least get toppers.

Posted by on 23 Aug. 2019

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23 Aug. 2019 by Neville

Thanks for you input

5 out of 5
Beautiful views, nice reception & super clean, loved staying there & we will be back

Posted by on 3 Jun. 2019

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5 Jun. 2019 by Neville

Many thanks

3 out of 5
The carpet needs replacing, there were terrible stains everywhere.

Posted by on 24 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5
Just love the view and an excellent apartment to stay in.

Posted by on 16 Dec. 2018

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4 out of 5
Very convenient location for tavel in the area and adjacent eateries, walks also every secure. Housekeeping more frequent, only once in days! The apartment was a good size, well appointed and the bed comfortable. The carpets had multiple stains/marks and curtains were not completely attached to th rails, worked ok but not a good look, for the room rate. Overall, a good location and stay

Posted by on 11 Nov. 2018

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About the The Sands Nelson Apartments

Location 623 Rocks Road, Nelson,

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. The luxury The Sands Nelson Apartments also features laundry facilities and an elevator. Free self parking is available. This 4.5-star Nelson aparthotel is smoke free.

  • 11 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washer/dryer
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Sands Nelson Apartments offers 11 air-conditioned accommodations with washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodations at this 4.5-star aparthotel have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. This Nelson aparthotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Washer and dryer
  • Private balcony or patio
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning

Food & Drink

The Sands Nelson Apartments has a restaurant on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival 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.

Check-in for this property is located at the rear of the building on Bisley Avenue.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival 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 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 40.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 30 per stay.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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.

  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: NZD 20 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 20.00 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 30 per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

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

Hotel Names

  • Sands Nelson Apartments Apartment
  • Sands Nelson Apartments
  • The Sands Nelson Apartments Nelson
  • The Sands Nelson Apartments Aparthotel
  • The Sands Nelson Apartments Aparthotel Nelson

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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