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wellington
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The reviews made so far on tripadvisor aren't wrong. This was a lovely 2 night stay in Teal Valley. Robbert and Victor have a beautiful setting for the lodge, and those who like a steep brisk walk to see alpacas, miniature horses, donkeys , ducks, cats and other wildlife have the opportunity to do so without ever leaving the property....

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 February 2016

An excellent B&B in a beautiful setting. We stayed for 3 nights in "the Barn" and absolutely loved it. The room was very spacious yet cozy and comfortable. Great attention to detail. The bathroom was clean; only negative was low water pressure in the shower. Breakfasts were phenomenal!! Robert was so gracious and welcomed and entertained us each and every...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Wish that we spent more than two days on this 90-acre property, nestled in the beautiful Teal Valley. Throughly enjoyed the hosts, their lovely home, farm, private vineyard and olive grove. Purchased a beautiful alpaca blanket to remind us of our stay.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2016

This place is a complete one off- the hospitality was second to none. The room was very spacious and beautifully decorated and the conservatory where breakfast was served was charming. The gardens ares stunning and the various ducks and alpacas adding to the scene. it is in an area of stunning scenery, I suggest getting directions to help find it....

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Midwest
Reviewed 8 February 2016

A few years back my wife and I stayed at Retiro Park Lodge and had a fantastic time. When we decided to go back to New Zealand this B&B was the only B&B that we had to stay at again! We stayed in the Barn which provides a spacious room and a bit of solitude at the end of the...

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München
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The last three nights of our NZ trip we stayed at Retiro Park - and disregarding NZ magnificent nature this was the best place on our journey. It started with a very warm welcome. In a moment we found ourselves at a friends place not at a commercial B&B. The room was big,clean and wonderful decorated. Every little peace was...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2016

We stayed at Retiro Park Lodge a couple of weeks before Christmas. Our first night on the South Island after crossing the Straits. Our boat arrived late afternoon and the day before I suddenly realised I hadn't thought about dinner. A quick e-mail to Robbert and he offered up lamb, with mussels as a starter - what more could you...

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Udine
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We stayed with them for three nights. In our three-week long trip in New Zealand, this was probably the best and most memorable place we had a pleasure to stay. Not to mention the premises itself with all the animals and well tended valley, the hosts Robert and Victor, (and cannot forget beautiful Flavia!) made all the difference! We had...

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Joensuu, Finland
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Retiro was elegant, peaceful, clean and thoughtfully put together. Most importantly for us, it felt like a home away from home. We thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful gardens, the food, the wine and the farm and had the best rest and the best laughs of our trip. Thank you Robbert and Victor for making our stay such a special experience. At...

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Reviewed 29 December 2015

I have stayed at many B&B throughout my travel life, and this is by far the best B&B I have stayed at. The room is very spacious and clean. There are Alpacas outside our patio. Breakfast room is stunning. Robbert was super friendly. He made us different breakfast each day. He gave us a lot of ideas of the town...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Retiro Park Lodge offers friendly, personalyzed, memorable accommodation in an oasis of quiet country luxury: Surrounded by an extensive garden, in a 90-acre park-like property, nestled amongst hills and sitting along the river in beautiful Teal Valley, but minutes away from Nelson City’s bustle. The property rears Llamas and Alpacas that roam freely in the paddocks surrounding the lodge and also has its own producing vineyard, olive and almond groves. Our Bed and Breakfast is a destination on its own and the perfect base to explore the region’s most sought after attractions: it is within easy reach for day excursions from “The Abel Tasman”, “Kahurangi” and “Nelson Lakes” National Parks and “The Marlborough Sounds” and its wine growing region. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Retiro Park Lodge

Address: 152 Teal Valley Road, Nelson 7071, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: €216 - €235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Retiro Park Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Choose the barn”
 of 5 bubbles Joandharley, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The Barn is just magic!!”
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“Barn room probably quieter”
 of 5 bubbles sukiaddington, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Patio room in the house was perfect. The "barn" behind the house offers complete privacy”
 of 5 bubbles Katyevee, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The Barn is beautiful and has its own outdoor area, surrounded by farmyard & garden.”
 of 5 bubbles MarJohn1950, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
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