Abelia Motor Lodge

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

    Travel Blogs from Nelson

    Great Hospitality

    A travel blog entry by scwonderwoman on Sep 08, 2014

    1 comment, 8 photos

    ... shops, and then headed down to a delicious little restaurant overlooking the water.

    After lunch, Frances took us to visit a local artist, who is a dear friend of hers. We were taken back to her studio, and not only viewed her creations, but had a great time chatting with her. The people of New Zealand are some of the friendliest you'll ever meet, and always willing to help you.

    Adrienne and Francis were going to ...

    Punakaiki to Nelson

    A travel blog entry by pamandwarren on Mar 27, 2014

    10 photos

    ... it off with a homemade apple tart with blackberry ice cream. The preparation and presentations were outstanding and reset the bar for best food of the trip! We returned to the hotel following the same route we had taken into the City Center, but we were surprised that during dinner a rock slide had occurred and while no major damage, it was exciting to watch the workers with mountain climbing gear work up on the cliff face removing the loose rocks and vegetation.


    A travel blog entry by journeyer on Feb 23, 2014

    64 photos

    ... where we are staying. Vanessa who lives with her partner in what was originally the workshop on Chris’ Hawk Ridge farm works in the cheese shop. Vanessa is warm and charming and lights up when she finds out that we’re staying at Chris’ place. When we’re concerned about having the cheese with us in the car all day or how we’re going to take it with us on our drive to Golden ...

    Summer Sun and Other Such Fun

    A travel blog entry by amy-and-ian on Feb 22, 2014

    8 photos

    ... 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 ...

    Trundling to Nelson

    A travel blog entry by steffielou on Feb 20, 2014

    4 photos

    Up at the awful hour of half 5 today, luckily only had to pack and eat breakfast as we had showered the night before. Me actually having to hold my foot outside the shower as it hurt too much!
    Somehow managed to leave my phone in the kitchen and almost left without it until we realised someone had handed it in..oops! I ran to get the car so I could pull up outside Nomads and we could just dump and bags straight in. We drove to pick up Hartley from Sam's house, a ...