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Te Nikau Retreat

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“truman track”(23 reviews)
“the kitchen”(37 reviews)
“fresh muffins”(7 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
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2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewstruman trackthe kitchenfresh muffinsthe main househideaway cottageone nightsurrounded by treeswee shopshort walkcanned goodsbeautiful forestunique placeperson stayingcommon areas arerecord playersecluded feelthe west coast
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked Te Nikau Retreat with a little trepidation. It isn’t quite clear from both TripAdvisor and its website if it’s a YHA, a backpacker’s hostel, cottages or specialist lodges. And it turns out it is all of those! The retreat is a complex with...More

Thank DadaGee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best lodges I've ever been in my time in New Zealand. Far off the beaten track in the middle of the bush you find this wonderful place. Most of the cabins have their own well equipped kitchen so it was a pleasure...More

Thank mueslibarlover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a tiny cottage in the grounds: just space for a bed, fridge and ensuite toilet and shower. It was delightful waking to the sound of birdsong and sunlight filtering through the forest canopy. We cooked in the kitchen of the main house and...More

Thank pippa432
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this accommodation is in a forest ! host was friendly and offer free shuttle to and from pancake rocks which was about 3km away. environment was cooling and fresh air. wifi was ok, kitchenette was good. but toilet was simple

Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry, but I cannot recommend this place. There were no screens at the windows, and the West Coast is notorious for sandflies, so, despite coating ourselves in repellent, we got very bitten. It was at the beginning of our holiday, so the bites itched...More

Thank sukey58
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Free Parking
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Price range
US$42 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$42 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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gengens
2 November 2016|
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Response from YHANewZealand | Property representative |
Hi there! If you book through the YHA website you can search availability for the property you're looking at, and a list of all available room types will appear. From there you can hover over the room types to see a... More
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KayseeSanFrancisco
20 August 2016|
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Response from alisonchan30 | Reviewed this property |
For sure that they will pick u up from Pancake rocks Visitor centre. They will pick you up around 30 mins after the bus arrived so you can also visit pancake rocks before heading there. You can email them to confirm the pick... More
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"We chose a room with all private facilities"
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"Highly recommend the hideaway lodge"
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"Must try the hideaway cottage if available."
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"We had a room in the main house where the kitchen was which was ensuite and very comfortable"
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