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    Shady Rest

    139 Commercial Street | Golden Bay, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
    011 64 4-887 1249
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    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    If only we stayed two nights! It is very beautiful house, we liked the interior very much, kind of old, medieval, cozy and strange, but very friendly. The rooms are spacious, the bathrooms absolutely fantastic and the common areas perfectly equipped. Kitchen and outdoor lounge...More

    Thank LSR3065
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Nicely restored century old villa retains its historic feel - with added luxury bathrooms. The house is full of quirky but quality art work. Atmosphere is relaxed, friendly and very personal - nothing is too much trouble. Owner is a fund of information and advice...More

    Thank BwanaMkubwa
    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    Stayed here for the first time recently, it was my kinda place a mix between a hotel and a (albeit a flash one) hotel. My room came with a fire place and as like, my own bathroom but some other rooms have shared facilities. There's...More

    Thank Stevefinch
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Drove into Tanaka from Picton and checked into the Shady Rest for two days. The Shady Rest is a quaint inn filled with intriguing art, spacious rooms, and a lovely dining room. The owner/host/chef, Mark, provided us a wonderful introduction to the area including recommendations...More

    Thank Robert G
    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    We recently had 3 great nights at Shady Rest and were delighted with the whole experience. Mark is a great host and his support staff are also excellent. The restoration work Mark has undertaken on this historic building is great and it is furnished beautifully....More

    Thank pspcl
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$100 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
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    splittingheadegg
    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, the spa bath is exclusive to one bedroom, it is in the en-suite bathroom.
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    14amalia
    15 June 2015|
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    Response from mark t | Property representative |
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    14amalia
    15 June 2015|
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    Response from mark t | Property representative |
    Hi Amalia, We have rooms available and could do a lovely room for you with with your own bathroom for $100 including continental Breakfast. Many Thanks Pete
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