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    Ribbonwood Retreat

    26 Greens Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We loved staying with Julie & Jonathan, learning about New Zealand and enjoying the run of their place. We asked why they called it 'retreat,' and Jonathan quipped, 'no internet!' There was actually, but everything else was peaceful, and Julie & Jonathan couldn't have been...More

    Thank Yorkshirelad64
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We loved Ribbonwood. Accommodations were superb as was the view from our room. Jon and Julie were so helpful with their knowledge of the trails, birds, restaurants,etc. Breakfast arrangements couldn't be better, and Jonathan even set things up for my early morning coffee.

    Thank JohnH1623
    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    Jonathan and Julie were amazing to stay with. They greeted us warmly with a glass of wine when we arrived and were great conversationalist to talk to about the area and their travels around the world. The breakfasts were wonderful and very filling for a...More

    Thank dlcshodgson
    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    We spent three nights at Ribbonwood in the upstairs room of the main house. The room itself sleeps up to three and is large by any standards. It was impeccably clean and well laid out with plenty of storage space with a walk in robe,...More

    1  Thank Jim_bris
    Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at Ribbonwood for 2 nights while in Franz Josef and from the moment we arrived, we felt like we were home. Julie and Jo are so welcoming and friendly. We were offered drinks on arrival and then Julie took us through the local...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$172 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "the cottage is quiet and has it's own decks on the front and back"
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    "Best view is upstairs on a good day but downstairs or the cottage may be better if you have mobility issues."
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    "The cottage is lovely."
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    "Choose the cottage for lovely sunset views from the large deck."
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