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Mairenui Rural Retreat

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Spent 3 nights here, a real rustic rural retreat. Great room with good beds and facilities. Generous and welcoming hosts Sue and David. Good breakfasts and fantastic 3 course meal for dinner, and of course good wines. Great to share travel stories with Sue and...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Do not be discouraged by the 10 km drive, off the Highway 1 thinking that it will lead you to nowhere!!! Surprise, surprise!!! You will find yourself welcomed by a marvellous couple, David and Sue. We arrived there unexpectedly at 7pm and Sue prepared for...More

Thank Maria T
Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 5 February 2017

Thanks a million Maria! It was a surprise for us too! We really enjoyed meeting you & discovering about your country. Travel safely! Sue & David

Reviewed 21 January 2017

I spent two iChat's at Mairenui in January 2017. I was in the Manuatu to fish, and the guide recommended it. What a terrific find. David and Susan are gracious hosts on a wonderful property high up in the region. Sue's dinners feature homemade entrees...More

Thank Bzigas
Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 5 February 2017

Thank you so much for your super review! We did enjoy having you to stay and hope that maybe we'll see you again one day. Best wishes, Sue & David

Reviewed 7 October 2016

This was possibly the highlight of my holiday coming here, we only stayed one night and i didn't want to leave the next morning, the house has so much character and was warm and cosy, loved that it had a record player and some really...More

Thank Nikki L
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

People who prefer nature to busy cities will enjoy alot. Plenty of outdoors activities even pétanque ... Sue is a wonderful cook, she likes french food, good cheese etc ... and David always offers some good wine during dinner . Just love The place ❗️❗️❗️...More

Thank Martine M
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
Hotel & Grounds (31)
Bathroom (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Free Parking
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Free Parking
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Tennis Court
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US$94 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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