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We stayed in the hideaway cottage which was setup snugly in the bushes. The common facilities are excellent and they do have a kitchen which packs essential stuff (not free; but with reasonable donations).
The beach is just a 10 minute walk away and is...More
If you visit pancake rocks, I highly recommend staying at Te Nikau retreat. It's a peaceful place set amongst the native bush very close to the beach. Such an idealic setting in such a quiet/peaceful place. Unfortunately we missed out on a cabin with a...More
It was a real shame we were only here for one night as this hostel has it all. wonderful atmosphere, great kitchen and facilities and clean rooms. Staff very helpful and beack 10 mins walk. Hopefully we will return one day!
I wonderful feel about the houses. They were all separated and each very different from the others. Set up was excellent. Roomy, private and surrounded by rainforest and ocean. A place you must experience.
We have been on the road now for over 5 months and Te Nikau will be one of our most memorable stays for several reasons. The location is absolutely stunning, in the middle of a forest but short walk to one of the most breathtaking...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
US$43 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from YHANewZealand | Property representative |
Hi there! If you book through the YHA website you can search availability for the property you're looking at, and a list of all available room types will appear. From there you can hover over the room types to see a... More
Hi there! If you book through the YHA website you can search availability for the property you're looking at, and a list of all available room types will appear. From there you can hover over the room types to see a description, and/or some of them will be called a Private Ensuite Room :)
Response from alisonchan30 | Reviewed this property |
For sure that they will pick u up from Pancake rocks Visitor centre. They will pick you up around 30 mins after the bus arrived so you can also visit pancake rocks before heading there. You can email them to confirm the pick... More
For sure that they will pick u up from Pancake rocks Visitor centre. They will pick you up around 30 mins after the bus arrived so you can also visit pancake rocks before heading there. You can email them to confirm the pick up time.
p.s. I did not have car when I stayed in Retreat as well and I got their lift. The Retreat is one of my favourite hostel in NZ!