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Trailways Hotel Nelson - Nelson

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
66 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand, ‏‎1-877-214-4288
Welcome to Trailways Hotel Nelson, a stylish and exclusive accommodation in central Nelson City New Zealand, located in the business and shopping district, guests will enjoy a variety of nearby shops, theaters, cultural and sporting attractions, restaurants, cafés, and the scenic waterfront.

Staying at this 4.5-star hotel in the heart of Nelson City on the river side allows guests to explore the region, which is famous for its wine, seafood, art and crafts, its open-air market, its five national parks, and an abundance of outdoor recreation activities.

The award-winning Riverside at the Tides restaurant and bar serves an extensive menu of local seafood, beef, and lamb dishes, and a children's menu, all prepared with the freshest ingredients. With its banquet facilities and event catering, the hotel is the ideal location for weddings and celebrations of all kinds. Business meeting and conference needs can also be met in the hotel's three audio-visual equipped halls. Complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access is available throughout the property. Babysitting/childcare services are available for a surcharge. Room service is also available for breakfast and dinner.

Please be informed that minimum check-in age is 18.

Excellent4.3 / 5
  • The staff were very friendly,happy to be of assistance when needed.We stayed one night.Jun 24, 2015
  • Staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. the only thing to comment on is the…Dec 4, 2014
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Hotel Info: ‎1-877-214-4288‎

from $56
  • Poolside Studio
  • Studio
  • Poolside Accessible Studio
  • Standard room single room
  • Riverside Groundfloor Suite
  • Riverside First Floor Mezzanine Suite
  • Standard room double room
  • Studio - Sale
  • Studio Spa
  • Riverside Studio Spa
  • Riverside Studio Double Spa
  • Poolside Executive Studio Spa Shower
  • Poolside Studio Spa Shower
  • Standard room triple room
  • Standard room twin room
  • Poolside Executive Studio Spa
  • Riverside Studio Spa Shower
  • Poolside Studio Spa with Kitchen
  • Poolside Studio Spa

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 47 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free self parking

  • Accessible parking


This property does not have elevators.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of NZD 75.00

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Conference space
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1964
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Television in common areas
  • Disabled parking
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Furnished balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Tides Restaurant.Bar - This family restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.


On Site

  • Bicycle rentals on site


  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Trailways Hotel Nelson - Nelson’s small print


This property does not have elevators.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of NZD 75.00

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Trailways Hotel Nelson - Nelson