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The Nelson Resort

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(100 reviews)
“little nell”(8 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationlittle nellthe cafe downstairscafe on siteheated poolgreat cafesmall kitchenetteroad noiseking roomexcellent breakfastwalking distance to everythingbottle shopfree wififamily roomcentral locationsteam roomshower head
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at The Nelson. The room at the front on the corner which we had, was very nice. Seperate bedroom and bathroom to the living and kitchenette area. Clean and comfy -fabulous king bed with most things you require to self cater...More

Thank sueandalan46
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stayed 3 nights while visiting the area to go whale watching, from the check in to check out, we had a fantastic stay. Lovely clean rooms, great location, beautiful heated pool. We got a great deal with the whale watching package even though online it...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

It's refurbished but the bones of the motel are still 70s era. Rooms are comfortable but not big. Bed was a bit soft for my liking. The shower, while the pressure was good, seems designed to spray water everywhere except at the person standing underneath...More

Thank Allen H
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival we were made to feel really welcome and felt at home right away. Close to shops and we had a view of the ocean. Could get a little noisy from the room next door banging around but this wasn't the hotels fault, just...More

Thank Mbase1984
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This was a great place to stay close walking distance to everything staff were more than helpful and very lovely nice rooms very clean will certainly stay here again rooms have everything you need very well priced and secure parking also includes free wifi

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$96 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nelson Bay
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nelson Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Anna-Maria C
26 September 2016|
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Response from Rosemarie S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift which was installed last year when refurbishments took place.
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Ace G
8 October 2015|
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Response from Sue G | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast and lunch only. Room service dinner from the pub on the corner.
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SGlady
7 October 2015|
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Response from wotsaheaven4 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is at the edge of the retail/restaurant precinct and across the road from the waterfront marina. There are lovely beaches in the area, just not sure if they are right near the hotel. No lift at present but... More
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"I love going for the higher rooms"
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"We stayed in a 1st floor room. You can just see the sea from the balcony"
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"Ask for a room on a higher level with ocean view"
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"21, 22 and 31 are spa bath rooms, 31 is my favourite ."
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