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The Sounds Retreat

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a last minute booking and we were lucky enough to find 2 nights open, which apparently is a rarity...this first class luxury property is run by 2 young Brits who cater to the most demanding clientele..this property only has one suite..it’s beautiful ,...More

1  Thank emjaytx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sounds Retreat was arranged for my husband's birthday as a surprise and it was perfect. Anne & Tony gave us a very warm welcome into their beautiful home, and the accommodation was very private with gorgeous views. We had a very relaxing few days...More

1  Thank Chrissy M
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We travelled as a family of 3 and could not have had a better stay. Anne and Tony were fantastic hosts. The accommodation was top class with loads of small touches showing a real attention to detail and the views are stunning at all times...More

Thank tonihardy
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights at The Sounds Retreat in Marlborough Sounds to celebrate our 21st anniversary. It’s a luxurious lodge ideal for couples. It’s owned and operated by a couple who both have high standards on themselves and they attend to all the small...More

Thank Cecilia H
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The Sounds Retreat blew away our expectations. My wife and I were doing a whistle stop, trip of a lifetime, tour of New Zealand and our stay at Sounds Retreat was a highlight we will never forget. Anne and Tony were the perfect hosts, consistently...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$622 - US$804 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$622 - US$804 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dining (20)
Pool & Beach (4)
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power123
4 March 2015|
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Response from TheSoundsRetreat | Property representative |
Hi Bob, Yes we are family friendly. There are very few dates available though. We can provide a 3rd party babysitting service. Please email us directly for further information. Kind Regards Tony
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"Perfect peaceful and totally private"
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"No need for tips, the room is excellent."
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"only one room and it's large and luxurious"
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"There is only 1 room and it's awesome!"
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