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The Hereweka retreat is likely to be different from anywhere else you have stayed in New Zealand. the location high above the bay and surrounded by a cacophony of birds makes this place very special. The accommodation is very comfortable and superbly equipped. Anna and...More
Date of stay: November 2018
Response from Anna M, Owner at Hereweka Garden RetreatResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking the time to Review our Retreat. It is a pleasure to have guests who appreciate our environment. We too think we have a rather unique spot and glad you enjoyed the birdsong. Hope to see you again in 2020
We loved our stay.
The key reasons for our enjoyment of this retreat ; The peace and tranquility and the total privacy located in a stunning 20 or so acres of botanic wonderland, on the world renowned Otago Peninsula.
The ‘retreat’ itself is relatively luxurious,...More
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Date of stay: January 2018
Response from Anna M, Owner at Hereweka Garden RetreatResponded 13 February 2018
Thank you for taking the time to write such a thorough review of our Retreat. You have appreciated and captured the essence of what our accommodation is all about.
We stayed two nights at Hereweka Garden Retreat and loved every minute of it. Anna & Peter were very welcoming but gave us privacy and space as well. The garden is inspiring, clearly being tended over many years by these two passionate and knowledgeable gardeners....More
We spent two nights there and felt amazing. Nice breakfast provided by the hosts. If you like your privacy you'll be rewarded. Great scenery from the balcony and loved the wildlife. Very good idea to put binoculars at disposition. Definitely recommend it
Beautifully designed chalet with wonderful views. We spent two restful days and nights there. Anna was friendly and helpful and the breakfast provisions were delicious. The Otago Penninsula has dramatic scenery and feels a long way from everything - yet it is not far from...More
Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Anna M, Owner at Hereweka Garden RetreatResponded 13 August 2018
I’m glad you enjoyed your stay and the breakfast provisions. We make all the provisions ourselves for the breakfast from organic ingredients and of course the fresh eggs are provided by our own free range hens.
Luxury eco garden accommodation with spectacular views of Dunedin’s Otago Peninsula. Hereweka Garden Retreat offers self-contained architecturally eco-designed boutique accommodation. Located in the renowned …MoreHereweka Garden, the secluded retreat property has the only remaining valley of native forest on the Otago Peninsula, and overlooks the breath-taking vista of Hoopers Inlet. Just 30 minutes drive from the central city in Dunedin, it is situated on the slopes of the iconic Harbour Cone, far from the noise of traffic and close to many attractions on the Otago Peninsula. Less
Yes we allow children. However there is only one bedroom which is upstairs. We can either put an extra bed upstairs or one in the living area. Have a look on the website at the photos which will show you the lay out of our... More
Yes we allow children. However there is only one bedroom which is upstairs. We can either put an extra bed upstairs or one in the living area. Have a look on the website at the photos which will show you the lay out of our place