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Shelbourne Villa

21 Shelbourne Street | Central Nelson, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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  • Queen's Gardens
    0.6 km
  • 5 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 1 week ago
Gem of a B&B
Central convenieny location in nelson, really helpful owners... more
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Central convenieny location in nelson, really helpful owners, lovely grounds, excellent breakfast with fruit, yoghurt cereal and also a cooked second course. Dining room view at breakfast is amazing. Would definitely stay again if in nelson or visiting abel tasman park.

Thank Abigail T
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ohhhhhh what's not to like about a stay at Shelbourne Villa? I booked this many months ago (because this is a very popular place to stay in nelson and books up quickly) as my partner and I were doing the Abel Tasman walk before. I knew we'd want somewhere comfortable and luxurious to stay. It didn't disappoint. Rooms were beautiful...

Thank Rachael H
New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't think of anything that wasn't wonderful about our stay. The room was beautiful and immaculate. The hosts are wonderful people. The breakfast are fabulous, each made individually. Location is excellent. The grounds are manicured. If we didn't live in New York, I'd come back again and again.

Thank Gerald S
Kawana, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top quality B & B with beautiful furnishings in central location. Very friendly and helpful hosts who keep the B & B (including gardens) in excellent condition. We stayed in the room with Spa which my wife made good use of. Size of the room was generous. Breakfast also included

Thank Greentoow
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is the best B&B we have stayed in ever. Great people. Amazing rooms. Delicious Breakfast. Awesome location. The hosts were helpful and friendly. Our room was better than a 5-star hotel. Loved this place and wished we stayed for longer.

Thank Stuti B
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The location is great -really close to town, shops, restaurants etc.. You'll find wonderful hosts here too -very friendly with a wealth of knowledge, so if you're new to the area fear not! The house is beautiful with well appointed rooms. The breakfasts are not to be missed!!

Thank Lawrence H
Los Angeles
Reviewed 10 December 2016

What a perfect retreat in Nelson: a lovely 5 minute walk to Trafalgar Square and the best restaurants / shops in Nelson, the cinema, and coffee. Surrounded by fragrant gardens and a sweet little patio, this renovated Victorian is stately yet quaint and offers incredibly fast wi-fi, wonderful breakfasts, and the best of hosts. Val and Wayne are so knowledgeable...

Thank skygirl12
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

What a lovely stay in Nelson. Very close to downtown, wonderful accommodations, the food was great - plus Val and Wayne are very gracious hosts. Accommodating to different events and times over the course of the three night visit.

Thank HZenk
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent accommodation with a small separate sitting room for guests. The sitting room has complimentary sherry and port which was an elegant touch. Free wifi and multiple ports for charging devices in room. Short 5 minute walk to Main Street Nelson. Wonderful breakfast.

Thank flyfisher2016
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had a great 2 night stay here in Shelbourne Villa with Wayne and Val. We had the whole of the top floor loft suite. Very spacious and well provided. It was all the more memorable because that's where we were when the big Earthquake struck!!! A great deal of bouncing, shaking and swaying! It's a wooden property so took the...

Thank moxxy-girl

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shelbourne Villa is an ideal B&B accommodation option for visitors to New Zealand's Nelson City & the Abel Tasman Region. Independently rated by Qualmark as 5 star - you won't find a better combination of comfort, convenience of location and quality in Nelson City. Four guest suites, all with en-suite bathrooms and room to spread out - our Loft is the best room in town. Fabulous breakfasts. Quiet location only 5 minutes walk to down-town shopping, galleries and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shelbourne Villa

Address: 21 Shelbourne Street | Central Nelson, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $200 - $430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Shelbourne Villa 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The upstairs room is really large and has terrific views and a terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles A6660TQgeralds, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Loft area very nice indeed - but all rooms lovely”
  • Comfy bed
  • View of bedroom from lounge section
 of 5 bubbles moxxy-girl, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for the loft or the master suite if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles SueB740, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The loft is a wonderful space.”
 of 5 bubbles Voyager28, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Loft Room is huge and lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 271saskiab, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
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