Rutherford Hotel Nelson
Travel Blogs from Nelson
... Yum. It was fun to listen to how Candace, a young Canadian woman of 21 ended up immigrating to NZ - like many of the 20 somethings we've met here in NZ, she came on an overseas experience and liked it a lot - but not all of them I'm sure have met their future spouse/partner on one of those crazy multi-sport marathons they do here in NZ where she was the physio/massage person. Now they have this ...
Another action packed day! 2 hours mountain biking on a Specialized Rockhopper which was AMAZING! Jasmine didn't think so.... But I loved it, new hobby I feel! Great views, whizzing up and down tracks around the mountain, nearly falling off a fair few times & a good fitness test! We hired the bikes from a lovely German lady who worked at Kimi Ora ...
... the doors and windows. we made a brief trip to the lake (and that was spectacular) but were constantly bombarded by the sandflies so we just had to head back to the car and literally stayed in there until the sun went down when we could run from the car to the tent.
The most annoying thing was that there was a family next to us in a rented Jucy van, sat outside chatting, apparently not getting attacked at all by the flies, and we had no idea how they were doing it!
... too - until eventually he decided it must be 125ml. Confusion over - we ordered the bigger size anyways. How does NZ cope without me? We had tea in the Crab Shack. This was, as the name suggests, a fish place but quite informal. You get buckets of crabs to attack. Yummy. You then get to walk through the posh restaurant place to wash your hands. Brian - you'd have loved the atmosphere but hated the food as you had to work at it. ...
... the bus home neither of us could keep our eyes open and we've both paid for the beautiful day with sunburn. Ryan's spent most of the day in bed and as a result we've booked another night in a Nelson to recover before going to the pancake rocks. Unfortunately we could only take photos on our phones and it won't let us upload them so if you want to see where we were then just typing 'Abel Tasman' or 'Adele Island, Marahau' should give you an idea of what it's ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services