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Mairenui Rural Retreat

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Pool & Beach (1)
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Tennis Court
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Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Safe
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Full view
Contact
Ruahine Road Rd 54, 4774 New Zealand
Getting there
Palmerston North Airport59 km
Wanganui Airport75 km
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Our third visit in 10 years and made to feel like old friends! Relaxed and informal, yet the food has to be the best in the north island, with lively company and conversation. With their natural hospitality, we will have to try one of David and Sue's French adventures one day.
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Not to imply we weren't planning to enjoy ourselves, but this was our first visit to Mairenui and we were unprepared for how idyllic and well-appointed our two night stay in the Villa would be. Arriving in almost total dark just before 6 on Friday evening, we found the lights on
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I and two friends recently visited, it was my third visit and their first. I had tried to describe the lovely feeling of being at one with nature at this lovely tranquil spot. They are now aware of the special qualities of this place. We stayed each time in the Villa, a
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We stayed just one night at the villa with our two young children aged 2 and 5. We thoroughly enjoyed our short stay here - the house is beautiful, interesting and it is lovely and different to stay somewhere so historic. It was amply stocked with linen and towels and the
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May 2014 we, an elderly French couple, spent 2 nights at Sue and David 's homestead and we loved every minute of our time there. Acommodation itself was comfortable and charming; food was excellent - Sue is an expert cook and David makes sure to provide the right wines; but
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"Three choices of accommodation. I like the Villa"
"Had the front bedroom with a view down the valley. Recommend it"
"I stayed in two different rooms. Both were great"
PRICE RANGE
USD 93 - USD 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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