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    Shady Rest

    139 Commercial Street | Golden Bay, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
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    • Excellent84%
    • Very good15%
    • Average1%
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    “great host” (8 reviews)
    “b b” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 84 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This old (for New Zealand anyway) house has been extensively restored with original wall boards and decor but with modern bathrooms. I found the place a little claustrophobic (maybe the dark wood) but we got a friendly greeting, a great bed and a good nights...More

    Thank Steve W
    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    If only we stayed two nights! It is very beautiful house, we liked the interior very much, kind of old, medieval, cozy and strange, but very friendly. The rooms are spacious, the bathrooms absolutely fantastic and the common areas perfectly equipped. Kitchen and outdoor lounge...More

    Thank LSR3065
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Nicely restored century old villa retains its historic feel - with added luxury bathrooms. The house is full of quirky but quality art work. Atmosphere is relaxed, friendly and very personal - nothing is too much trouble. Owner is a fund of information and advice...More

    Thank BwanaMkubwa
    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    Stayed here for the first time recently, it was my kinda place a mix between a hotel and a (albeit a flash one) hotel. My room came with a fire place and as like, my own bathroom but some other rooms have shared facilities. There's...More

    Thank Stevefinch
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Drove into Tanaka from Picton and checked into the Shady Rest for two days. The Shady Rest is a quaint inn filled with intriguing art, spacious rooms, and a lovely dining room. The owner/host/chef, Mark, provided us a wonderful introduction to the area including recommendations...More

    Thank Robert G
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$84 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
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    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
    • Takaka
    • Also Known As
    • Shady Rest Takaka, New Zealand - Golden Bay
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    14amalia
    14 June 2015|
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    14amalia
    14 June 2015|
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    Response from mark t | Property representative |
    Hi Amalia, We have rooms available and could do a lovely room for you with with your own bathroom for $100 including continental Breakfast. Many Thanks Pete
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