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Greenstone Retreat

45 Greenstone Road, Kumara 7832 New Zealand
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#1 of 3 Speciality lodging in Kumara
Greenstone Retreat is a new business with a historic villa, a small dorm, family room, private caravan & camping options. The villa is quirky & has been lovingly restored to create a warm homely environment with everything you need for self catering. Free wifi throughout and parking. The new small dorm, family room and camping guest get to use a covered outdoor kitchen including a free BBQ. Large gardens. Great location.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Board games / puzzles
Books, DVDs, music for children
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Foot massage
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Street parking
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Neck massage
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms


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178farmgal wrote a review Aug 2021
Whangarei Heads, New Zealand2 contributions
I was disappointed by the facilities during my visit (this winter, during cold weather). The woman who runs the premises, although friendly, did not provide sufficient wood to keep the house warm (I had conveyed to her that I was recovering from a recent injury). ie. in the morning the house was freezing and no wood provided. also, the heater in the bedroom did not work properly. I was dismayed also to find that the access to the front door had slippery, slimy unstable stone pavers very loosely nestled in sand...even when I pointed it out to staff nothing was done. Lovely old historic house done up beautifully but not recommended for anyone who isn't prepared (in winter) for freezing cold house! Also had disappointing experience, tried to run myself a hot bath (which would have been lovely) but the bath plug was old and the water continued to leak out of the bath! Not very nice experience especially when in such a cold house. Take lots of warm clothes and a hot water bottle if you go there in winter. In summer there would be no issues and she did say she would replace bath plug as soon as possible. Lovely historic old house and very clean.
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Date of stay: July 2021
Room Tip: not sure, my main issue was the very cold conditions
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sarahnutmeg wrote a review Jun 2021
San Juan Island, Washington181 contributions26 helpful votes
Cozy and comfortable in the dorms! Thanks Kate :) Your gardens and yoga studio are beautiful. It felt like staying in someone’s home which was very nice. The outdoor kitchen was impressive and play dingbats in the lounge for a good laugh. Easy access to Hokitika and Greymouth.
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Janine wrote a review Apr 2021
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While doing the wilderness trail my husband and I stayed in Lolly the caravan at Greenstone Retreat. It was fantastic, cosy, warm, clean and welcoming. The hot showers were awesome! And the rest of the facilities were excellent , well maintained and interesting. Thanks Kate for a lovely visit
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Date of stay: April 2021
MrsBeasley09 wrote a review Apr 2021
Napier, New Zealand83 contributions40 helpful votes
We enjoyed our stay here. Husband and I had the caravan. It’s really well kitted out and the heater was on to warm it up when we arrived. My son slept in the dorm room. Which he enjoyed. Winter makes this place it but harder work I think. It was cold and damp and wet outside. However we enjoyed our adventure there and would return some sunny day!
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Alicia wrote a review Apr 2021
2 contributions
Beautiful stay in the villa, highly recommend. Get to the yoga class, it was amazing. Great massage to help with that extra relaxation. We will all be back. Comfy beds, warm with log burner for those colder months. Kate was great
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
US$22 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandWest Coast RegionKumara
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Frequently Asked Questions about Greenstone Retreat
What are some of the property amenities at Greenstone Retreat?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and laundry service.
What food & drink options are available at Greenstone Retreat?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Greenstone Retreat?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Greenstone Retreat?
Conveniently located restaurants include Honey Cafe & Honey Center, Prospectors Fish & Chips, and Jet Art and Craft Cafe.
Are any cleaning services offered at Greenstone Retreat?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Greenstone Retreat?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to Greenstone Retreat?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Shantytown Heritage Park (10.7 km).
Is Greenstone Retreat accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.