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    Ridge Country Retreat

    300 Rocky Cutting Rd, RD 5 | Welcome Bay, Tauranga, New Zealand
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good11%
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    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 41 reviews

    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    Attended a Resolution Retreat 7 day Weight loss programme. The Lodge was fantastic and well suited to what we were doing. The rooms were great, beds super comfortable, clean. Lovely grounds with some lovely trees and flowers etc, Swimming pool was great, thermal pool, warm...More

    Thank danjonelson
    Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

    Great rooms , nice pool, but zero service . Breakfast is cold packed in the room and there is absolutely no service on site ( and you cannot cook either) and the place is remote . So yes the rooms are great, but a minimal...More

    Thank Unclefrancois
    Response from Relaxing4U, Manager at Ridge Country RetreatResponded 31 December 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We provide luxury accommodation in a beautiful forested setting 10-15 minutes from the hustle and bustle of Papamoa. If you reserve the villa accommodation, you have the option of an external geothermal bath. The Online...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

    We where surprised to be gifted a weekend Yoga Retreat for our birthdays from our children. The the owner and manager was friendly and welcoming telling us everything that we needed to know. The chief was very personable informing us about the food he had...More

    Thank Warrick P
    Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

    Went for a yoga retreat, very relaxing environment. Lovely outdoor pool, spa, another spa in our room right by a window that opens out to an amazing view. Food was awesome , management very down to earth and yoga instructor was very capable and patient....More

    1  Thank james h
    Reviewed 4 July 2016

    My first impression driving into Ridge Country Retreat for our yoga retreat was excellent. The landscaping and gardens were beautiful and looked well cared for. It felt a little bit special and my anticipation started to grow. We arrived close to 5pm as the sun...More

    2  Thank Julie L
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    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
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    Room & Suite (12)
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    Room Tips
    "Pohutakawa room had stunning country views and a jacuzzi with a view in the bathroom."
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    "We had a corner room with double doors that could open and it helped in the heat to let the breeze run through"
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    "The Premier Room is above the others and has a great view."
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    "Villa 6 has best view, Villa 1 has no view"
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