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Breakfast included
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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

Thank Shelly P
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.

Reviewed 5 April 2018

My husband and I just returned from a three night stay at the Split Apple Retreat. We can't say enough wonderful things about our time there. No detail was overlooked in the accommodations. The views are stunning from every room, including my favorite -- the...More

1  Thank Kori E
Response from SplitAppleRetrea, Founder & CEO at Split Apple RetreatResponded 7 April 2018

Dear Kori, Thanks so much for this heart warming review! You and John were absolutely delightful guests and we're so glad that you came. It's guests like you and uplifting reviews such as this which verify the experience, passion, resonance, and intimacy which is Split...More

Reviewed 20 March 2018

We came to the Split Apple Retreat knowing that it was one of the top places to stay in the Abel Tasman area but we were blown away with how much more the SAR delivers than a conventional, highly rated hotel/retreat. The Split Apple Retreat...More

Thank Daniel F
Response from SplitAppleRetrea, Founder & CEO at Split Apple RetreatResponded 25 March 2018

Dear Daniel, What a heart-warming review! Thanks so much for the kind words and perceptive comments. We are greatly touched by your discernment between the Split Apple experience and that of more conventional top-quality hotels and retreats. We are totally dedicated to providing discerning guests...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
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Price range
US$1,436 - US$1,872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Abel Tasman National Park
#2 Quaint Hotel in Abel Tasman National Park
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$1,436 - US$1,872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Abel Tasman National Park
#2 Quaint Hotel in Abel Tasman National Park
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (121)
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."
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"All rooms are perfect"
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"Das Hotel hat nur 3 Zimmer. Alle haben eine fantastische Aussicht."
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"the Lotus room is our favorite"
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