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Mairenui Rural Retreat

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Ruahine Road Rd 54, 4774 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Tennis Court
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I stopped over for 1 night and chose to have the optional dinner. It was beautiful and the conversations with David and Sue were interesting and they made us feel at home. The breakfast was amazing and so was the tour of the farm. The...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Greennmman
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Wonderful place to stop in in the NZ countryside. The hosts are charming and the accommodation to a good standard. We had the older house to ourselves (1895 built) with a bedroom and en-suite. Ther house has other rooms plus lounge and kitchen as well,...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank bwl55
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Spent 3 nights here, a real rustic rural retreat. Great room with good beds and facilities. Generous and welcoming hosts Sue and David. Good breakfasts and fantastic 3 course meal for dinner, and of course good wines. Great to share travel stories with Sue and...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Mike T
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Do not be discouraged by the 10 km drive, off the Highway 1 thinking that it will lead you to nowhere!!! Surprise, surprise!!! You will find yourself welcomed by a marvellous couple, David and Sue. We arrived there unexpectedly at 7pm and Sue prepared for...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Maria T
Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 4 February 2017

Thanks a million Maria! It was a surprise for us too! We really enjoyed meeting you & discovering about your country. Travel safely! Sue & David

Reviewed 20 January 2017

I spent two iChat's at Mairenui in January 2017. I was in the Manuatu to fish, and the guide recommended it. What a terrific find. David and Susan are gracious hosts on a wonderful property high up in the region. Sue's dinners feature homemade entrees...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Bzigas
Response from SweetSueNZ, Owner at Mairenui Rural RetreatResponded 4 February 2017

Thank you so much for your super review! We did enjoy having you to stay and hope that maybe we'll see you again one day. Best wishes, Sue & David

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Tennis Court
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$93 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mairenui Rural Retreat New Zealand/North Island
Location
New Zealand > North Island
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$93 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mairenui Rural Retreat New Zealand/North Island
Location
New Zealand > North Island
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (8)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Three choices of accommodation. I like the Villa"
carolc430
25 Mar 2015
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"Had the front bedroom with a view down the valley. Recommend it"
peteri1
4 Dec 2012
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"I stayed in two different rooms. Both were great"
mckrick
17 Dec 2011
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