Our Location

Ideally located in the heart of Nelson City

The Palms Motel is only 100m from Nelson’s main shopping area. We are within walking distance to central city facilities including: Rugby Fields, Gym, Tennis Courts, Squash Courts, museum, Shooting, Croquet and only 5 minutes walk to the Marina.

Right across the road is Anzac Park, an ideal location for picnics after a busy morning shopping or sit under a palm tree with a good book.

Shopping in Nelson

Nelson is renowned for its arts and crafts. It also has a fantastic shopping centre. It’s famous for its Saturday morning market where locals come to sell their colourful, beautifully made wares and tasty fare.

Only 5 minutes drive away is Nelson’s well known Tahunanui Beach. A beautiful, safe swimming beach with small craft activities in Summer, cafes, playgrounds, playing fields, Natureland, go carts, Hydroslide, modeller’s pond with train and Minigolf.


Great Taste Cycle Trail

Abel Tasman National Park