Nelson Attractions & Activities

Information on all activities and dining options is available at Reception any time during operating hours.

Dining Options

Chelsea Park Motor Lodge Breakfast
A variety of continental and cooked options can be delivered to your room.
Dinner Options: We offer meal charge back service with a number of local eateries.

Cafes and Restaurants
  • Styx Café
  • The Boat Shed
  • Harbour Lights
  • Petite Fleur Café at Siefreid Estate
  • Moutere Hills Vineyard
  • Mahana Vineyard
  • Comida - 7 Alma Street
  • Zumo Coffee House - 42 Rutherford Street
  • The Indian Cafe - 94 Collingwood Street
  • Melrose House Cafe - Brougham Street
  • Ford's Restaurant and Bar - 276 Trafalgar Street
  • Hopgoods
  • Harrys Nelson Restaurant and Bar - 296 Trafalgar Street
  • Mint Dining Room - 20 Harley Street

A wide range of activities are available in Nelson for our guests to enjoy.

Adventure Activities
  • Walking or Sea Kayaking in the Abel Tasman National Park
  • Wine Trails
  • Tandem Skydiving
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Quad Biking at Happy Valley Adventures
  • Hiking some of New Zealand’s famous tracks
  • Farwell Spit Tours
  • Caving under Marble Mountain
  • Skiing and Snowboarding the Rainbow Ski Area
  • Biking on the Great Taste Trail
Relaxation Activities
  • Famous Saturday Nelson Market in Montgomery Square
  • Shopping at Morrison Square
  • Visit the WOW and Classic Cars Museum
  • Sea Shuttle to the Abel Tasman National Park, renowned for its golden beaches, sculpted granite cliffs, and its world-famous coastal walking track
  • Craft Breweries Trail
Wineries and Craft Beer : Tours available
  • Wine, Art and Wilderness - Nelson Tours
  • Casa Del Vino
  • Seifried Estate
  • Waimea Estates
  • Wine Exposed
  • VeloVino Tours
  • Richmond Plains Wines
  • Fossil Ridge Winery
  • Bay Tours Nelson
  • Milcrest Estate Nelson
  • Te Mania Wines
  • Neudorf Vineyards
  • Mahana Estates
  • Blackenbrook Vineyard
  • Kaimira Winery