Centrally located within a few minutes’ walk of Nelson’s central shopping precinct, theatre’s and restaurants and cafés, and close to the scenic waterfront, Tides is stylish and contemporary with excellent facilities for guests.

Choose from studio spas, spacious suites, and interconnecting rooms all with access to a deck or outside area and with excellent facilities. A dip in the heated swimming pool is a lovely way to start the day, and the onsite restaurant and bar with wonderful food and views over the Maitai River is great way to end it!

Stay in the heart of Nelson and explore a region famous for its sunshine, wine, seafood, art and craft, Saturday morning open-air market, five national parks, and abundance of outdoor recreation.

What our travellers love about staying here…

  • Visiting the Saturday morning open air market in the town centre to pick up foodie treats and local crafts
  • The location right next to the Matai river which allows you to cross over the road and follow the riverside path into town (part of the centre of New Zealand Walkway)
  • Fabulous restaurant ‘Tides’ that has great food and lovely views out over the river
  • For Abel Tasman Track walkers – the hotel staff have an abundance of recommendations and advice