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4.4 of 5 guest rating
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Premium Queen Room
23 square metres
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Premium Twin Room
23 square metres
1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Luxury Nelson hotel in Nelson City Centre with 2 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk

With a stay at Rutherford Hotel Nelson in Nelson (Nelson City Centre), you'll be within a 5-minute walk of Christ Church Cathedral and Nelson Provincial Museum. This 4-star hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Nelson Market and 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Fairfield Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 113 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Don't miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a banquet hall.

Enjoy seafood at Oceano, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and a 24-hour front desk. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Rutherford Hotel Nelson

Trafalgar Square, Nelson, 7010

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Banquet hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Total number of rooms - 113
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Free wired Internet
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • German
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Filipino
  • Afrikaans
  • Hindi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Rutherford Hotel Nelson offers 113 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and bathrobes. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Nelson hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Fridge
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free wired Internet
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Number of bathrooms: 1
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Electric kettle
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10 AM.

Oceano - This restaurant specializes in seafood and serves breakfast and dinner.

Atom Cafe - This café serves breakfast and lunch. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 14 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-out is available.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

One child stays free

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff do not wear personal protective equipment

Debit cards not accepted

Protective clothing is not available for guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

No rollaway/extra beds available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually wrapped food options are not available

Gap period enforced between guests' stays 72 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: NZD 29.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: NZD 5.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 5.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Rutherford Hotel Heritage Hotel
  • Rutherford Hotel Nelson Heritage Hotel
  • Rutherford Nelson
  • Rutherford Nelson Heritage
  • Rutherford Hotel Nelson
  • Rutherford Hotel
  • Nelson Rutherford Hotel
  • Rutherford Hotel Nelson Hotel
  • Rutherford Hotel Nelson Nelson
  • Rutherford Hotel Nelson Hotel Nelson

We should mention

One child 14 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars and is displayed on this page as 4.0 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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