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Luxury Nelson hotel

Your oasis, located at the very centre of Aotearoa (New Zealand).

Whether you're staying for business or leisure, experience the best of Nelson, with scenic attractions and vibrant culture right at your doorstep.

As a family-owned hotel with a rich historic legacy, we take immense pride in offering nothing short of world-class service. Indulge in the perfect blend of sophistication and comfort as you experience all that the Rutherford Hotel and Nelson have to offer.

Beyond accommodation, our commitment extends to hosting and executing seamless events, whether be it corporate or personal.

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Experience a truly remarkable stay at the Rutherford Hotel, the only 4-star hotel in Nelson to offer guests 24-hour service.

Choose from our premium rooms or deluxe suites, each carefully designed to accommodate corporate travellers, families, couples and conference delegates alike.

No matter what brings you to Nelson, our stylish accommodation is the perfect haven offering luxury and convenience.

We look forward to welcoming you.

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Explore the versatility of Rutherford Hotel Nelson

Nelson’s ultimate destination for any occasion.

Explore the versatility of Rutherford Hotel Nelson

Nelson’s ultimate destination for any occasion.

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Qualmark

Hotel Rutherford Nelson proudly holds BEIA Silver and Qualmark membership, ensuring top-tier service and sustainability. Enjoy exceptional hospitality with eco-friendly practices, reflecting our dedication to quality and guest satisfaction. Stay with us for a perfect blend of comfort, care, and environmental responsibility.