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The Sounds Retreat Luxury Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Sounds Retreat from May 6-11 2018. Though my original intention had been to do a solo driving tour of the northern part of the south island, once I arrived at the Sounds Retreat for an intended one night stay I simply...More

Thank FrederickT01
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sounds Retreat was our final stop on a 2-week bucket list trip to New Zealand. After stops in Auckland, Fjordland Nat’l Park and Queenstown, we were ready to relax. Well… we definitely saved the best for last! The setting of the Sounds Retreat on...More

Thank wildebeest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the first contact with Tony and Anne when planning this little indulgence in the middle of a visit to see friends in NZ we knew that this was going to be an outstanding experience. Tony provided great advice regarding how and what to book...More

Thank Vaughn R
Reviewed 11 April 2018

An indulgent but exceptional stay. Hard to pick a specific component - an all-round feast for the senses. The setting, scenery, the facility itself (even for its architecture), the food - and of course, Tony's hospitality. Superb.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The Sounds is a "once in a life-time" place: not a hotel really (only 1 suite) and not someone's home (you are not living with the owners - although they are personally caring for you). It is just a unique place, if money is no...More

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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
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US$362 - US$730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$362 - US$730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"There is no choice of room - you are the only guests and therefore get the best room in the house."
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"There is only 1 suite: there are no tips"
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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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