Nelson's newest luxury motel, The Sails, has been awarded a five-star award by industry assessors Qualmark.
The high-end 15-unit motel complex is managed by Max and Robyn Reelick, and was officially opened last month.
Each room has its own private courtyard or balcony, stainless steel kitchens, 42-inch LCD TVs, a mini-bar, a personal safe and guest laundry, along with complimentary Sky TV and iPod. The complex also has a commercial kitchen.
The rating means the complex meets the standards and guidelines for the industry set by Qualmark and the New Zealand Motel Association.
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