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    Mairenui Rural Retreat

    Ruahine Road | RD 54, 4774, New Zealand
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          Reviewed 18 December 2012

          We (couple + 2 year old boy) stayed in the Villa for 3 nights, a grand old home. It's showing its age a bit but everything works and it's a beautiful old house. The highlight is the garden, with slide, tree house, old tractor and...More

          Thank HayleyBates
          Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 19 December 2012

          Thank you so much for the review, Hayley. We're glad you all enjoyed yourselves, especially your 2 year old. Hope you had a safe journey home across the water!

          Reviewed 5 December 2012

          Attended a staff retreat at Mairenui. Was a marvellous environment to relax and work productively with my colleagues. The welcome we received was marvellous with Matt and David ensuring we received the personal touch before David disappeared to do some Christmas duties. Sue, David, Matt...More

          Thank peteri1
          Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 19 December 2012

          Thank you very much for your review, I'm glad it worked well for your staff retreat. We do enjoy having staff and management groups ... it certainly keeps us on our toes!

          Reviewed 29 November 2012 via mobile

          This is a retreat that suits the rural seeker, we stayed here during our honeymoon, the hosts David and Sue were outstanding. David treated us too a 4WD tour in his 1953 landrover, afterwards we enjoyed a round of tennis and walks in the area....More

          Thank kiwiav8er
          Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 19 December 2012

          Thank you very much for your review, we're happy that the Retreat was perfect for your honeymoon. We do have many honeymooners stay there, it seems to be ideally suited for a romantic getaway! We hope that the rest of your honeymoon was wonderful for...More

          Reviewed 17 June 2012

          Our hosts started our visit with a personally made sign on the porch to welcome us, and this was the setting for rest of our stay, warm, friendly and welcoming, we stayed for a night in The Retreat, a wonderful setting among ancient old trees...More

          Thank Palmypaul
          Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 19 December 2012

          Thank you very much for your kind review. Yes, it is a great place to celebrate a wedding anniversary, and we're delighted you opted to dine with us. It's always nice to share a convivial evening with our guests, as we like to say we...More

          Reviewed 29 April 2012

          Stayed for one night in the homestead on a weeks tour of the north island after a few days of very average hotel and motel accommodation. What a wonderful experience in a beautiful location comfortable rooms and the most charming hosts. We enjoyed a fantastic...More

          Thank Paul291
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          • US$97 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 4
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          "Three choices of accommodation. I like the Villa"
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          "Had the front bedroom with a view down the valley. Recommend it"
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