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195 Tokongawa Drive Rd 2, Abel Tasman National Park 7197 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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All reviews new zealand detox box breathtaking views natural setting abel tasman overlooking the ocean wonderful hosts incredible food luxury accommodation your taste buds cannot speak highly enough an amazing cook an absolute amazing art collection luxurious experience south island two nights
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a lovely time with Penn and Lee and their staff, JJ and Marianne. You are treated like long lost family here and that’s what you feel like! I soaked in the tub and then had a glass of wine on the lounge...More

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Response from GM_SAR195, General Manager at Split Apple RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review on TA - we hope you will both return to us one day and continue where you left off... maybe with less hiking and more relaxing with us! Chef Pen is busy typing up...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Another wonderful couple of days with Lee and Penns faultless hospitality in this small slice of heaven. Divine food prepared so thoughtfully by Penn, views to die for and a soak in the spectacular outdoor hot tub after our long walk in the Abel Tasman...More

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Response from Lee N, Owner at Split Apple RetreatResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments - we truly loved having you back to stay with us. You are absolutely delightful guests and we're so glad that you came. We look forward to your next visit and Pen is already dreaming up the...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018

Lee and Pen have created a most remarkable getaway high on a bluff overlooking Tasman Bay. The architecture is warm, inviting and amazing, the location is stunning, and the hosts do everything in their power to make you feel welcome and pampered. Pen is a...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Echoing all prior reviews on Split Apple Retreat, there is an ease and serenity to this place that envelops you soon as you step into the japanese-inspired property. Owner and hosts, Lee and Pen have truly been considering everything when creating this under-stated luxury retreat....More

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Response from SplitAppleRetrea, Founder at Split Apple RetreatResponded 14 May 2018

Thanks so much Bettina for your thoughtful review. It was indeed our pleasure having you and Alan here. Pen was delighted to create delicious unique dishes for you, as is her passion and love. I'm also gratified to hear that you enjoyed the Shakti meditation....More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights in March 2018 during a 3 week trip to New Zealand and it was definitely one of the highlights of our entire trip. Lee and Pen have created a little piece of paradise against the amazing...More

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Response from SplitAppleRetrea, General Manager at Split Apple RetreatResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you for your kind comments Shelly. It was a delight to meet you both and have you stay. On behalf of Lee, Pen and the staff we appreciate your response and trust the peacefulness you found at Split Apple Retreat remains with you.

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$1,429 - US$2,017 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Abel Tasman National Park
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$1,429 - US$2,017 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Abel Tasman National Park
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Traveller (134)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (28)
Pool & Beach (26)
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MorHalimi
24 October 2017|
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Response from Lee N | Property representative |
Yes, infinity pool is heated through the end of March.
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TAHES
4 March 2015|
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Response from Lee N | Property representative |
Yes, all guest rooms have air-conditioners, along with the dining room, lounge, theatre, and Spa Suite.
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"Not a bad room in the bunch that I could see."
Hphil2017
26 Jun 2018
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"All rooms are perfect"
craigadam2017
28 Nov 2017
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"Das Hotel hat nur 3 Zimmer. Alle haben eine fantastische Aussicht."
estherheld
26 Apr 2017
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"the Lotus room is our favorite"
Greendeepers
21 Mar 2017
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