We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Black Barn Retreats

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Havelock North
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Black Barn Retreats
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

150 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Black Barn Retreats
See the most recent reviews
Showing 149: English reviews
Singapore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Riverside Lodge 2 for two weeks in February. I wanted to focus my review on those considering staying with toddlers and babies as when we were contemplating our own stay, I was worried about staying in such a lovely place with toddlers that have great potential to wreak havoc! It goes without saying that the lodges are...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank nessandrews
Tasmania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for four nights in Poplar 2 and just loved it. Everything has been thought of, it has a beautiful kitchen with all condiments and tea, coffee and also a breakfast pack to get you started. Juice, milk, butter, yogurt,eggs,bacon,sausages,fresh jam,honey,fresh strawberries and bread and there was enough for three breakfasts. Bed was very comfortable with lovely linen and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dogsey
RochellePalmer, Manager at Black Barn Retreats, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us! We're so happy you enjoyed yourselves - hope to see you back again soon!

Escondido, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We, 2 couples, are staying here for 4 nights. The open, spacious house is beautifully decorated in soft whites and greys very tastefully, very comfortable, immaculately kept. The fully equipped kitchen includes serviceware for 16, cookware, coffemaker, toaster, and appliances, glassware, wine glasses, interesting cookbooks if you need inspiration. Full laundry facilities, iron and board on site. Step out the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Shirley059
RochellePalmer, Manager at Black Barn Retreats, responded to this review

It was lovely to have you back with us! We hope to see you again soon!

Papamoa, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at River Lodge 4. What a fantastic retreat for two families on a weekend away. Wish we could have stayed longer. 2 separate sleeping 'wings' with 2 king bed rooms with ensuites in 1 wing and 1 king bed room with sharing bathroom with bunk bed room in the other wing. We will definitely be back. Just down...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank shellsyy4u
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Black Barn properties are always top-notch and Poplars 2 was no exception. Friendly welcome at Black Barn Bistro; beautifully-appointed property with fully-equipped kitchen for the home chef. Spectacular views!

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank kiwikidontour
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had a fabulous night at Black Barn. It was relaxing sitting on the terrace looking over the grapes with our glass of wine. When we arrive the windows and doors were open and the house was prepared beautifully. The supplies for our breakfast were outstanding and delicious. Lovely stay ,Thanks

 Report
Helpful?
Thank avharford
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Just spent 2 nights at Rush Cottage on the Black Barn Vineyard. Fantastic location right in the middle of Hawkes bay wine country. The cottage itself was a perfect retreat for my wife and I. It sleeps up to 4 in two seperate upstairs bedrooms. Downstairs a seperate living room and a full kitchen that opens on to your open...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mark K
bluffton, SC
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had a group of 14 people that we divided into Poplar 3 and Poplar 7. Both houses were spectacular and we loved the idea of sharing these lovely houses. We could cook and sit by the fire place and enjoy each others company. Only problem was we wish we could have stayed longer. Beautiful and will do this again!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank andrewrice
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Loved it!!! Highly recommend.... wish we had booked a longer stay. Really enjoyed the view. We stayed for our wedding and it was perfect for a couple. Wifi was pretty good. Some cute quails living outside that we fell in love with!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank F1470SBbrittanyb
Kalaheo, Hawaii
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We spent 5 nights at Poplars 2 and loved it. We have stayed at many "self catering" cottages and houses throughout the world and this topped them all. The previous reviews are right on as are the photos. The property is rather remote from civilization which is its main charm so be sure to stock up on food items at...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank KauaiRobin

127 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (86)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (24)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from Room (16)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (41)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Dining (14)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Havelock North hotels
3.6 mi away
Mangapapa Hotel
Mangapapa Hotel
#1 of 5 in Havelock North
232 reviews
2.1 mi away
Porters Boutique Hotel
Porters Boutique Hotel
#2 of 5 in Havelock North
30 reviews
1.1 mi away
Craggy Range Vineyard Cottage
Craggy Range Vineyard Cottage
#5 of 11 in Havelock North
62 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.9 mi away
St Andrews Escape
St Andrews Escape
#2 of 11 in Havelock North
143 reviews
2.1 mi away
Te Mata Lodge
Te Mata Lodge
#3 of 5 in Havelock North
68 reviews
2.8 mi away
Cottages on St. Andrews & Lodge On St Georges
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Black Barn Vineyards in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand offers fourteen unique properties for nightly rental. Each is fully self contained and exclusively yours for the duration of your stay. Each is selected for its prime location, unique character and original style. They are all luxuriously appointed to reflect their individual character with the very best in furnishings, bedding, fabrics, kitchenware and amenities. From an eight bedroom luxury retreat to a two bedroom turn-of-the-century cottage in the heart of the vineyard, for a truly unique holiday experience, these properties are recognised as amongst the very best available in New Zealand. As we do not wholesale or advertise our properties all bookings are directly with the winery. Therefore you will not find us in travel shops or discount brochures and 80% of our guests are either repeat visitors or personal recommendations through word of mouth. So which-ever one you choose, you can be assured of a discrete, private, luxurious stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Barn Retreats

Address: Black Barn Road, Havelock North 4294, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Havelock North
Price Range: £305 - £1,250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Black Barn Retreats 5*
Number of rooms: 2
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Black Barn Retreats staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All have views and all superbly appointed”
rodk733, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bring your swimsuit for the pool or the beach.”
Shirley059, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Poplars 2 is the smallest (2 bedrooms) so best for a couple.”
  • Dining room view
KauaiRobin, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not applicable”
Sapasui, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Riverside cottage are great ... dont expect to leave”
mabudo_likes_travel, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
5 of 5