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Abel Tasman Accommodation

Nelson City


Rutherford Hotel –  Exceptional quality, next door to the Nelson Cathedral

Trailways Hotel –  Very popular hotel right on the river. Centre of town is only a couple of minutes walk away.

Grand Mercure Monaco – An elegant and charming village setting by the sea.

Delorenzo Studio Apartments – Sophisticated urban living with style and convenience only minutes walk from the centre of the city.

Quality Inn Nelson –  Located in central Nelson, the relaxing and affordable Quality Inn Nelson will look after all your accommodation, dining and conference requirements.


The Sails Nelson – Nelson’s newest luxury motel is centrally located, within minutes of the city centre.

Palms Motel – Great Motel close to the centre of Nelson city. Put your feet up and relax.


Tasman Bay Backpackers – Popular Nelson Backpackers, within walking distance to the city centre.

Paradiso Backpackers –  Classic Kiwi backpackers in a large character home. Great Swimming pool and guest facilities.

Palace –  Great Eco friendly backpackers in the heart of Nelson City.

InnBetween – Beautiful Backpackers and lodge right in the heart of Nelson city.

YHA Nelson – Ever popular YHA hostel centrally located in Nelson city


The Wheelhouse Inn – A spectacular B&B in an elevated location with the most stunning views of the Tasman Bay.

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Between Nelson & Motueka

Almyra Waterfront Lodge – Breathtaking luxury accommodation in an exclusive location.

The Waters – Luxury B&B accommodation in serene surroundings.

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Holiday Parks

Fernwood Holiday Park – Affordable family friendly holiday park on the edge of town.


Nautilus Lodge – Fantastic motel right in the middle of town. You will be well looked after here.

Motueka Garden Motel – Great family motel with plenty of space. The kids will love the pool.

Avalon Manor Motel – Convenient motel with lovely rooms and an easy walk to town.


White Elephant Backpackers – Friendly backpackers with heaps of space and accommodation types available.

Hat Trick Lodge – Great backpackers right in the middle of town with bus stop and I-site just across the road.

Happy Apple Backpackers – Great spot on the edge of town, also offers camping and sleepervan parking.

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A hotel room lounge with a TV and couch

Between Motueka and the Abel Tasman


Resurgence Eco Lodge – Absolutely stunning, was voted one of the top 25 eco lodges in the world.

Kimi Ora Eco Resort – More than just a place to stay, Kimi Ora offers a full range of spa treatments.

Split Apple Resort – Multi-award-winning health spa resort in an absolutely stunning location.


Abel Tasman Lodge – A really fantastic lodge right on the edge of the Abel Tasman National Park.

Torlesse Motels – Self-contained units only a couple of minutes walk from the golden sand beaches of Kaiteriteri.

Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets – A great complex of self-contained units close to the Abel Tasman National Park.


Kaiteriteri Lodge – Backpacker and lodge-style accommodation in the most beautiful location imaginable.

Old McDonalds Farm & Holiday Park – Really cool holiday park which offers heaps of different budget accommodation options.

The Barn Backpackers – A great option on the edge of the Abel Tasman National Park, offering a range of budget accommodation options

Eden’s Edge Backpackers – Quality backpacker accommodation in a beautiful private setting.

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Abel Tasman


Peppers Awaroa Lodge – Only accessible via sea or air, this is the ultimate get-away.


Wilsons Abel Tasman Torrent Bay Lodge – Only available as part of Wilsons Abel Tasman’s activity packages, but oh so stunning.

Wilsons Abel Tasman Meadowbank – Only available as part of Wilsons Abel Tasman’s activity packages, but oh so stunning.


Aquapackers – Floating backpackers. Yes, it is as cool as it sounds.

a row of colorful umbrellas sitting next to a beach