The Admirals is centrally located, an easy 5-10 minute walk to the centre of Nelson city (900 meters to cathedral steps) , weekend markets, cafés, restaurants and bars. Also very close to both girl's and boy's colleges. The public hospital is an easy 5-10 minute walk. We are located next to the Nelson girls high field.
Nelson is positioned close to many great things to do in and around the region (for ideas check out the things to do page).
Coming from North (Picton, Blenheim, Havelock, Kaikoura). You will be coming into nelson via Queen Elizabeth II Dr. Best way is to turn at first roundabout and head to city centre down Trafalgar St. Follow Trafalgar all the way through the township until the road ends at the base of the cathedral and then turn right onto Selwyn Pl, at the next intersection there are traffic lights, turn left onto Rutherford St, follow Rutherford St. Rutherford St turns a slight corner and becomes Waimea Road, Admirals Motor Inn is just past this corner. We are located next to the Nelson Girls College's playing field. Our large complex has a blue roof and big Admirals sign that is hard to miss. If however you find yourself passing the hospital you have gone too far. If lost call on 0800 745 755.
Coming from south (from Lewis pass, west coast, Murchison, golden bay, airport, Richmond). Follow Whakatu Drive towards Nelson and go straight through roundabouts (do not turn off to Tahunanui) head to "city centre via Bishopdale" Whakatu Drive becomes Waimea road. We are at the town end of Waimea road (Past Hospital and just past boys college). Our large complex has a blue roof and big Admirals sign that is hard to miss. If lost call on 0800 745 755.
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Distances to sporting centres and parks
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