Abelia Motor Lodge

121 Tahunanui Dr, Nelson, South Island, 7011, New Zealand | 5 star motel
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Travel Blogs from Nelson

The centre of New Zealand

A travel blog entry by guernsey-girl

So for the past two days we have been in Nelson. It's a fairly large town on comparison to the areas we have been lately and our hostel is located pretty much in the centre.Yesterday after a free hostel breakfast we ventured out to do the walk if the centre of New Zealand (not actually the centre). Little did we realise this was all up hill! We arrived at the top very puffed but the views were fantastic.The afternoon was spend searching ...

Flying & Abel Tasman

A travel blog entry by fernm


... to Kaiteriteri instead and I'm glad he did because the beach there was really pretty, even though I'm not a beach person. I decided to get a water taxi to Anchorage in the Abel Tasman national park, where I went on a couple of shortish walks before heading back to Nelson via the water taxi. I had a really nice Thai takeaway for dinner, but the centre of Nelson was pretty much deserted at 7 o clock which was a bit weird. Where is ...

From Rainforest to Vineyards

A travel blog entry by journeyer


... at Hawks Ridge in Upper Motueka, 10km from the Tasman Sea and clearly visible from the patio chairs where I am writing to you now. What a change of landscape. Where are we? If you didn’t know we are in NZ, you would be forgiven if you guessed that we are in Umbria or Tuscany, Italy. But what about the Jellyfish Café on the ...

Summer Sun and Other Such Fun

A travel blog entry by amy-and-ian


... clearly never been on one of the boards before. Entertaining evening, topped off by the fact that they were also giving away free beer.

We invited AJ and Ben round for an evening, and they turned up somewhat pickled already (their general state of being I think ;-) ) so we spent the evening singing songs, playing football in the dark and playing variations of Cricket and Football with rotten apples from around the orchard, when you want to live cheap you've got to make your own ...

The farming life

A travel blog entry by tods


... are squeamish and want to continue to eat lamb for the rest of your life, avoid the video..maybe the disclaimer should have come first, oops. The party was a huge success, with drunken farmers and fisherman, members of the sanders family from far and wide (and perhaps a bit drunken as well) also neighbors, cows (not drunk unfortunately) and just a few sand flies. All in all our stay in nelson has been a fantastic experience, and we have enjoyed the ...

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This 5 star motel, located on 121 Tahunanui Dr, Nelson, is near World of Wearable Art and Collectable Car Museum, Lake Rotorua, and Jens Hansen Gold and Silversmith.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding