The property is a basic holiday chalet, clean and functional, small kitchen and a basic bathroom. Nice sitting room and the shower was really good. However the view was to die for! We were in number 7 and couldn't get over the view of the bay from the balcony. It was…
The Retreat is a set of chalets located on the top of hill overlooking Paihia and the bay. Each one has a balcony facing the sea as well as a kitchen, lounge, bedroom and toilet/shower. There's also good car parking. The view is outstanding, as is the service provided. My host…
An absolute dream staying here. The owner Kanishak is kind and friendly. The room clean and has everything required for a comfortable stay. The view cannot be beaten. A beautiful place. One of our highlights in NZ. Highly recommended.
I received a warm welcome from the owner of the Retreat Paihia. He informed me about all the possibilities to experience the nice area. The accommodation was large and it had a big kitchen which I was not using. I enjoyed the view from the terrace. I can recommend the Retreat.
This place is a gem set in a tranquil area, sunny, with beaut 180 degree views of the water. Sasha and Kanishak were helpful, friendly and even upgraded me from a studio to apartment because they had one spare during my visit. Hoodie the cat was a bonus surprise, a friendly and…
"Ask for one of the chalets towards the top of the hill to be away from the reception area."
"best views, clean room, friendly host, free wifi, free parking"
"Ask for a bay view room"
"Room 8 is excellent."
"Unit 8 was situated up higher still than some of the others and surrounded in bush. We would choose this one again."