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Jersey City, New Jersey
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39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2014

The Century Motor Lodge is deceptively superior to other motels we have stayed at during our 8 week visit to NZ. First, the premise's are modern, bright, fresh and clean. Second, Jan was extremely helpful in her guidance and advice about the area. It is only a few minutes away from most of the better dining places. And third, she... More 

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Thank Brian C
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Brian & Tish Thank you for taking the time to do a report on TripAdvisor. We loved having you stay with us recently, and really appreciated your great sense of humor. Glad you could spend some time in this gorgeous part of NZ. Kind regards Ross & Jan More 

Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 February 2014

I stayed here for 3 nights after I did the Abel Tasman 3 day Kayak trip. The owners were amazing. Very friendly & helpful people. They were very accommodating & even drove me to the airport when I left. The room I had was very modern & nice. The bed was comfortable, the TV worked and there was a nice... More 

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Thank Mark C
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad you could spend time in the Abel Tasman area - isn't it amazing! We really hope you manage to get back to this area so we can show-off some more of the wonderful things to do in this area. Kind regards Ross & Jan More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2014

when away from home on a business trip, its rare to find somewhere that you truly feel at home and i really feel at home , Jan and her husband make you feel so welcome , we had to stay on a Friday night an there is nothing i like better than a barbeque , Jan offered her own back... More 

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Thank Mark G
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Mark, it was great having you stay with us again. We always love hearing about the new and 'cutting edge' products your company produces - they sure are leading the way. We look forward to having you back again with us sometime in the future. Regards Ross & Jan More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 January 2014

Excellent motel with a very high standard of decor and a feeling of luxury (felt more like a hotel room, than a motel room). Wonderful comfy bed, great spa bath and very good value for the price. The welcome at reception was friendly and efficient too. We really enjoyed our stay here and would definitely stay again.

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TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Catherine, it was great having you stay with us at Century Park and we look forward to seeing you again sometime in the future when you make your way back to the Top of the South. Regards Ross & Jan More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 15 January 2014

The owners were extremely helpful right from when we walked through the door. We arrived early morning, so our room was not yet ready. We were able to leave our luggage at the hotel and head out to explore the town. We were given a map and told about all of the great places to eat. Jan and Ross were... More 

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TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

It was great having you stay with us a short time ago and we are glad that you enjoyed the parts of this area that you had a chance to see. Next time you come back, perhaps we will be able to tempt you into seeing some of the 'hidden treasures' that this incredible part of NZ has. Glad you... More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2014

Wow!! It is not often you find the most wonderful service we received from every one at Century Park.The local knowledge passed on to us was so helpful as was the advice on cafes & local treasure troves to shop in. The rooms are very elegant & spotlessly clean.This was the perfect start for our family of four to walk... More 

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Thank Robyn B
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Robyn, What a great bunch of people you were and we so enjoyed your sense of humour! It was great that you were able to enjoy the walk on the Heaphy Track, it sure is one of the beautiful areas of the Top of the South. We look forward to catching up with you again sometime in the future.... More 

Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were traveling through Marlborough and needed a place to stay the same night. We called and made a reservation with Brendon. He was very friendly and so helpful on the phone. When we arrived and checked-in it was Brendon who helped us. He was so friendly and made us feel so welcome! He took us to... More 

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TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

It was great having you stay with us a short time ago. Thank you for acknowledging the cleanliness of the rooms, we really take pride in presenting them well. We would be rapt if you could come and spend time again with us so we could tempt you into seeing even more of the amazing things to do in this... More 

Gisborne, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Outstanding service such as that which Jan and Ross deliver is rarely found. Our entire experience was excellent from booking right through to delivery at the airport. The breakfast portions were both generous and beautifully presented. We were made to feel like "special" guests but am sure that's how everyone is treated. The rooms are lovely and location is great.... More 

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Thank Chris F
TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Chis, it was great to have you stay with us recently and many thanks for taking the time to do a report on TripAdvisor. We do look forward to catching up with you next time you come to the South Island. Kind regards Ross & Jan More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We found Jan to be very friendly and extremely helpful and knowledgeable on places to visit. The room was lovely and far surpassed the other places we stayed on this trip. The advise she gave us on places to visit and restaurants to eat at was great and made our holiday more rewarding.

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TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Dianne, it was great to have you stay with us recently. Many thanks for taking the time to do a review on TripAdvisor so other travellers can see the quality of Century Park. Kind regards Ross & Jan More 

New Zealand
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45 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We recently spent 3 days in this lovely motel, it had everything in it even a dishwasher. It wasn't large but very cosy and exceptionally clean. Location was good handy to everything. It was quiet with a very comfortable bed and a great spa bath. Our hosts / owners were great nothing was to much trouble for them and I... More 

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TopMotel, Owner at Century Park Motor Lodge, responded to this review

I was great having you stay 3 days with us last month. Thank you for commenting on the cleaners honesty in handing in your jewellery, we have such a great bunch of workers and they do an amazing job. We are glad you found our wi-fi went well, our guests find the 500 mb per day that they have FREE,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of Nelson's newest luxury accommodation right at the heart of the city. A fantastic team ready to welcome you and help with your vacation needs. The best beds available in New Zealand. Come along, we would love to meet you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Century Park Motor Lodge

Address: 197 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $151 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Century Park Motor Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Century Park Motor Hotel Nelson
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#1 Family Hotel in Nelson
#1 Spa Hotel in Nelson
#1 Business Hotel in Nelson
#1 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson
#2 Best Value Hotel in Nelson
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“There is a self-use washing machine and dryer available for a small fee, includes washing powder.”
 of 5 bubbles a_kiwi_guy, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our two bedroom suite was on the ground floor at the back, so was very quiet. If we had another couple, there was an adjourning studio room.”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiRichard, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the second floor. Had a view and was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles vaughanwilliamson, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Very quiet large and sunny warm and aircon”
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“All rooms face in one direction”
 of 5 bubbles ukescapee, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
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