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    Shady Rest

    139 Commercial Street | Golden Bay, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
    011 64 4-887 1249
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    Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

    Marc is a fantastic host. We felt welcome, the moment we entered the house. Marc arranged for all needs and took interest in the guests stories. This one hundred year old house has been professionally renovated with added art features. Home brewed beer might be...More

    Thank GwaiLoh07
    Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

    Thanks to mark and staff for an amazing last min stay, perfect host and so comfortable. A luxury home from home with great knowledge of local area. Stunning building restored beautifully. Great room and comfy bed. Quirky features including out door bath!!

    Thank layla s
    Reviewed 13 February 2016

    We arrived at Shady Rest after a long drive to be greeted by the owner Mark. We were taken into the garden where Mark provided a first class cup of tea and gave us a detailed history of Shady Rest,a heritage house, and what we...More

    Thank terrystrickland717
    Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

    Such a lovely old house beautiful inside our host mark has done a lovely job restoring it. We booked the blue room,with a queen sized bed with our own shower / wc very clean . Which was a touch of modern in an old house....More

    Thank Nichola B
    Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

    Beautiful old house in a neat, arty village. We stayed a night in the 'TLC' room for $190...big room, great bed & the kind of bathroom that can make women weep- same size as the bedroom with shower, large spa etc all beautiful. Included tea...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$100 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
    • Takaka
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    • Shady Rest Takaka, Golden Bay, New Zealand
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    splittingheadegg
    26 July 2017|
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    Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, the spa bath is exclusive to one bedroom, it is in the en-suite bathroom.
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    14amalia
    14 June 2015|
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    Response from mark t | Property representative |
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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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    "We chose the room with the spa bath!"
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    "This house is over a 100 years old it is really quirky and all the rooms are different we stayed in the room..."
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