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Romantic Boutique Hotels in New Zealand

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The Arrow Private Hotel Slideshow
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#1 of 12 Arrowtown B&B and Inns
3 travellers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room was beyond a doubt the most romantic little nest we have had the pleasure of nestling in. It was perfect for celebrating 20 years of marriage & difficult to leave. We will..."
  • "The location is supurb, so romantic and such a beautiful location. The service was extradinary and the owner truly went the extra mile to make sure everything was absolutely..."
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#3 of 9 hotels in Waiheke Island
3 travellers mentioned "romantic retreat" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "Not wanting to endure the stress of international travel the week before Christmas my husband and I choose Waiheke Island as our romantic retreat. Breakfast on the Beach was..."
  • "The building and surroundings are very romantic and have such a beautifull view. We are very fortunate people to have such great family and friends to give us this two night..."
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The Dairy Private Hotel (Queenstown) 4.0 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Best Service | Romance | Small Hotels
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#2 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
3 travellers mentioned "romantic hotel" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "leave!!! Matt and Paul make the place homely but with luxuries. PERFECT!!!! Def better for couples- it is a romantic hotel i would say...."
  • "I chose this hotel for a romantic mini-break because of it's proximity to the town whilst simultaneously being far enough from the bars to be peaceful to stay in. It was perfectly..."
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#12 of 93 hotels in Rotorua
2 travellers mentioned "romance" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "We booked the lodge after online searches for romantic luxury retreats in Rotorua to spend 3 days on our NZ tour during our honeymoon and what a find. From the moment we arrived and..."
  • "What a wonderfully romantic and relaxing venue! Our room was magnificent and the hospitality was above and beyond. We were greeted instantly upon arrival and the staff were always..."
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Hotel on Devonport (Tauranga) 4.5 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Top Hotels
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#2 of 57 hotels in Tauranga
3 travellers mentioned "romantic retreat" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "Gorgeous bath built for two, perfect for a romantic retreat, especially with the added spa function. Nothing was too much trouble for the the staff, from the maids to the hotel..."
  • "Although our romantic holiday weeked away coincided with a "weather bomb" we still managed to have a fabulous time in Tauranga, thanks to the clean, modern and optimally located..."
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#4 of 24 Picton B&B and Inns
2 travellers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed here on our honeymoon and I'd chosen the Formal room as it seemed very romantic from the pics on the website. As we entered the room we both swore under our breath - it..."
  • "The room was perfectly presented with special attention to detail which created a calm relaxed and romantic air. The staff were knowledgeable, warm and friendly and always willing..."
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Nugget Point Queenstown Hotel (Queenstown) 4.5 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
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#24 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
7 travellers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "We booked this hotel as part of a trip down to Te Anau as a romantic getaway. We were originally intending on going into Queenstown to have dinner but after booking into..."
  • "They even upgraded our room to a romantic view of the river. So amazing, I couldn't have asked for better. I was so impressed with their service too...."
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Regent of Rotorua (Rotorua) 4.5 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Luxury | Best Service | Romance Special Price NZ$10 off room rate
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#7 of 93 hotels in Rotorua
3 travellers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "Absolutely lovely hotel, recently completely renovated in all black and white theme, romantic details with stenciling, chandeliers, art work and plush lounge, etc - NYC style. GREAT..."
  • "We were checked in to one of the newly renovated rooms which was modern, spotless, romantic and exciting! The lobby was inviting and we were encouraged to sit and enjoy while they..."
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Sofitel Queenstown Hotel & Spa (Queenstown) 5.0 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Top Hotels | Luxury | Romance Special Offer FREE BREAKFAST
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#6 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
3 travellers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "It was a romantic weekend away and the hotel fitted in perfectly with helpful staff and a room to die for. I really wanted to take that bathroom home! Big bath big enough for two..."
  • "Rooms were well presented and immaculate, just right for a romantic getaway. Great location, it's just off the main street so it doesn't get too noisy at night and you don't need a..."
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#6 of 46 hotels in Wellington
2 travellers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed in this hotel on a romantic weekend break. It has lovely big comfortable rooms, friendly service and fantastic views of the Wellington waterfront. It is also close to..."
  • "for the RWC finals weekend and it ended up being a wonderful stay as well as a romantic getaway. The staff are friendly and efficient, the rooms immaculate and the facilities..."
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Browns Boutique Hotel (Queenstown) 3.5 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Romance
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#5 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "There's an adorable path that's lit with small white lights for a romantic walk back to the premises at night. I would recommend this place to anyone who appreciates a personal..."
  • "We had a truly lovely stay in this hotel. Living out of a suitcase is not easy for 3 weeks, whilst touring New Zealand, so arriving at our final destination in Queenstown (& feeling only a little hom..."
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The Boatshed (Waiheke Island) 5.0 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Romance | Small Hotels
#1 of 9 hotels in Waiheke Island
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "My partner booked the romantic package and for us to spend 2 nights in the "light house" room (3 story luxury accommodation). We were picked up from the ferry and arrived at a..."
  • "From arrival to our reluctant departure The Boatshed provided the perfect place for us to celabrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary. The Lighthouse provided luxurious accomodation with most impressive vi..."
The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments (Queenstown) 5.0 of 5
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Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Top Hotels | Luxury
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#7 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
2 travellers mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "A very quiet location, quite a walk out of town (30mins) but very romantic. The staff respected our privacy and were very professional. The Bordeau wine bar is a part of reception..."
  • "you just felt like everything was special. Definitely recommend a room with a fireplace, it was very romantic and kept us nice and toasty!..."
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Eichardt's Private Hotel (Queenstown) 5.0 of 5
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Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Luxury
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#26 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "Beautifully appointed rooms - warm, romantic, luxurious. Decor fitting for this Devine old building. Fabulous food (chowder is a must!), great bar/restaurant, terrific local wines..."
  • "We stayed two nights at Eichardt's and found staff to be well organised and the service was excellent. The room we had was spacious and it was nice to come back in the evening and it had been turned d..."
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#34 of 93 hotels in Rotorua
4 travellers mentioned "romance" and "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a beautiful romantic hotel from another era, that you can slip and and out of just by staying a night or two or three. COMFORT As for comfort, we were really surprised by..."
  • "We were looking to book something different for a romantic weekend away, and end up spending 2 nights in this beautiful hotel. From our arrival to the departure all the staff are..."
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Hotel St Moritz Queenstown - MGallery Collection Slideshow
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#9 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
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Bolton Hotel Wellington Slideshow
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#4 of 46 hotels in Wellington
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "Superb accommodation and excellent discrete service facilitated great getaway break which rekindled romantic spark. With downtown dining & entertainment on the doorstep to add to..."
  • "We loved our visit to Wellington and our room at the Bolton. The room was very well done, spacious, and very clean. We had wonderful connections with the front desk staff helping us with restaurants..."
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Marlborough Vintners Hotel Heritage Boutique Collection Slideshow
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#2 of 31 hotels in Blenheim
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "and compensated with a lovely bottle of MVH bubbles. Overall, a perfect place for a romantic getaway. I would stay again in a heartbeat...."
  • "While relatively expensive for the area, this place was absolutely beautiful and all in all worth it. We rented bikes from there and hit series of beautiful wineries so we did not have to get in car ..."
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Queenstown Park Boutique Hotel (Queenstown) 5.0 of 5
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Luxury Special Price 10% off room rate
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#1 of 57 hotels in Queenstown
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were looking for something special in Queenstown for a romantic tryst sans the kids and we found it! We've travelled the world and stayed in some of the most amazing boutique..."
  • "What a great place to stay! Staff were fantastic. Helpful in every sense. The canape and wine hour in the evening is a lovely idea and a perfect opportunity to relax and chat with other guests. Th..."
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Nice Hotel & Bistro (New Plymouth) 4.5 of 5
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Travellers' Choice® 2016 Winner Small Hotels
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#15 of 30 hotels in New Plymouth
One traveller mentioned "romantic place" when describing this hotel.
  • "there each night sampling the delights on offer and enjoying drinks in the the deck. What a wonderful, romantic place to be - love it!..."
  • "3 C's: Comfortable, Convenient, Cwerky. A small and refurbished old hotel with contemporary pleasant accommodation. And the most comfortable beds compared to commercial hotels, great. The affable ..."
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The Classic Villa (Christchurch) 5.0 of 5
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#30 of 144 hotels in Christchurch
One traveller mentioned "romantic" when describing this hotel.
  • "getting about and into Christchurch, made the hotel perfect for a getaway or a romantic weekend away, although not great for the business trip. Internet is exceptionally slow..."
  • "This hotel is a beautiful old Victorian House (with a more modern additional upstairs). We really enjoyed our stay here – what really put it over the top was the manager – Noni. She was lovely to ch..."
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#10 of 55 Rotorua B&B and Inns
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  • "Spent 4 nights here. The level of service was beyond anything I have experienced anywhere. Nothing was too much trouble including making a coffee on request and even driving us both ways to eat in to..."
  • "The Black Swan is a rare treat - secluded, private, water lapping outside your window, black swans floating on Lake Rotorua! We have just spent a couple of days there, under the thoughtful and conside..."
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Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour Slideshow
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#2 of 68 hotels in Auckland
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  • "Everything was explained clearly and help given to each query we had. Light meal was eaten from the bar after a late check-in. No problems arose. It was Ironman weekend and parking was sorted so we..."
  • "Superb experience with world class facilities and good rates. However juts one bad experience happened. I went for Spa/ facial and while getting facial, there was a bug in the bed which bit me. Expec..."
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#1 of 1 hotels in Bayswater
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  • "I just got back from the rugby world cup. Last minute, so I basically left with very little accommodation booked. There were silly prices all round, this hotel was very well priced, rooms incredibly s..."
  • "Very nice rooms, it was more like an apartment. Very comfortable, but no a/c it was a little warm, but they did have a fan in each room. The breakfast was nice each morning with coffee,tea, yogurt, ..."
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#3 of 5 hotels in Arrowtown
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  • "This hotel was the perfect base from which we could explore the beautiful area surrounding Arrowtown and we also enjoyed being able to stroll into the village for lunch or dinner. Steve and Jeanet..."
  • "Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Arrowtown Boutique Hotel. Steve and Jeanette are very experienced hosts who provide exceptional service. Absolutely faultless. Jeanette is a superb chef ... breakfast..."
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#4 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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  • "Location......... Quiet but within walking distance of everything , Great Staff .... Friendly and helpful. Fantastic Bed (nearly stole it and if iI had my trailer I would have!)... Will be back ......"
  • "I was warmly welcomed by Peter, upon my arrival at the hotel, and was able to check in early, which is always a bonus! Peter provided good recommendations on the Peninsula walk and restaurants. Ro..."
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Ohtel (Wellington) 4.5 of 5
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#9 of 46 hotels in Wellington
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  • "Staying here for my recent three-day business trip, I thoroughly enjoyed Ohtel's friendly service, Scandinavian decor, harbourside location, continental breakfast, strong espresso, free wifi and visua..."
  • "We had a memorable stay in Wellington. (It was the Rugby 7s weekend!). The hotel is in a great location with beautiful views. Heidi was there at all hours and was a great host. Our room was quirky..."
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#3 of 4 hotels in Martinborough
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  • "We stayed here over a weekend. It was very quiet, comfortable and relaxing, and the service was excellent. It's a short distance from the town centre, but walkable, and close to a number of vineyards ..."
  • "My husband and I stayed sadly only one night and were delighted to be upgraded to Room 6. We were spoilt with the room size and taseful elegant decor. We thought the invitation to enjoy the reading ..."
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#1 of 1 hotels in Tokanui
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  • "We stayed for only one night in the left Curio Bay studio. The studio was great, huge bed, nice bathroom, kitchen, couch and an amazing view to the beach and the ocean. You should be aware that there ..."
  • "This place is amazing. We chose and pre-booked it after reading the first review on TA. We were not disappointed; the place is everything the first reviewer said it was. We stayed 2 nights here and co..."
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#22 of 59 hotels in Dunedin
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  • "We traveled from Queenstown to Dunedin for surgery at Mercy Hospital. The Location is only 5 minute drive to the Hospital and 5 minute walk into town. which made it a perfect choice for the purpose of..."
  • "This is a small hotel which is well placed to explore Dunedin and oozes character from both the building and the proprietor...."
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