Kings Gate Motel
Less than 300m from both the Maitai River and Nelson Haven, this modern motel is a minute's walk from Trafalgar Park and an 11-minute walk from Nelson Provincial Museum.
The polished studios and 1- and 2-bedroom suites offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screens and DVD players, plus kitchens. Most units have whirlpool baths, and 1 upgraded suite has a 2-person spa bath. There's no air-conditioning. Room service is available.
Amenities include continental or hot breakfast for a fee; parking is included. There's a seasonal outdoor heated pool, a guest laundry and a BBQ area.