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    Sunlover Retreat

    20 Ridge Road, Tairua 3508, New Zealand
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Absolutely wonderful B&B experience. Donna, Chris, and of course Rover, could not have been more wonderful hosts. We stayed in the Paku suite which has amazing views and a quirky, fun outdoor bathtub. The views are amazing! Be forewarned that the driveway is quite steep....More

    Thank amackness
    Response from Donna B, Owner at Sunlover RetreatResponded 4 days ago

    You did so well with those (205) stairs going to town Abby! And yes, as you say, we are always happy to help people with their cars as they navigate the steep driveway. Thank you so much for writing such a wonderful review.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed only one night,but there are so many things around that you need almost three days.The room was very comfortable,the shower with a garden view was really nice.Our hosts were very friendly. Thank you.Philippe et Claudine from Paris.

    Thank philippesalacroux
    Response from Donna B, Owner at Sunlover RetreatResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you Philippe and Claudine for writing a wonderful review. Yes, in one night it is very hard to sample what the Coromandel has to offer! Guests usually enjoy staying 2 to 3 nights at least. Next time!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    From the moment we arrived at Sunlover Retreat in Tairua to see our personalised welcome sign by the front door we knew this was a wise choice. Our hosts Donna, Chris and Rover the retradoodle threw open the door to their beautiful home to show...More

    Thank Daveinoxford
    Response from Donna B, Owner at Sunlover RetreatResponded 6 days ago

    A wise choice by a wise man! Thanks Dave for such a glowing review. We look forward to offering you another perfect stay when you return. Hint, hint!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    room is large, very nice, very confortable and the view is magical. Donna and Chris are very nice people and they took time to hiGHlight interesting local spots but also about New Zealand people, way of life, Maoris "inetgration" today, etc. One of the best...More

    Thank danyvincent2018
    Response from Donna B, Owner at Sunlover RetreatResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you so much Dany. We are always happy to share the local and the New Zealand stories with our guests. AND we love hearing their stories as well. Thanks for taking the time to write a wonderful review.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great location, great individual hillside architect designed house , great view and great hosts! This was our first stopping point in NZ, and whilst we stayed at other great places, the view from balcony and an early morning run along such a picturesque estuary followed...More

    Thank strings57
    Response from Donna B, Owner at Sunlover RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you 'fellow runner' for such a fab review. It really is worth getting out early in the morning to see the wonderful sunrises and enjoy the early morning peace and quiet.

    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$223 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    • 3
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Tairua
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    "scenic view on Tiarua + Sera"
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    "We stayed in the Paku Suite which has the benefit of an outdoor bath overlooking Tairua."
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    "Both are great. Estuary suite larger and feels like you are on your own!!"
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