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Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good44%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“bedroom unit”(3 reviews)
“steep walk”(2 reviews)
“fiona”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

We used Rakiura Retreat recently when we took a week to retrace a trek we did in 1976. It was a great place from which to start the week but an even better place to which we recovered at the end of the week. We...More

Thank PickledEel
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Situated above Half Moon Bay about 5 min drive outside town. Met by Fiona at Post office ( also the air terminal!). She took us on a tour of the island before checking us into the Retreat. She gave us her car to use. We...More

Thank chrisatholly55
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

From the moment we were met from the boat by Fiona we felt truly welcome. Fiona proceeded to give us a whistle stop tour of the island and nothing was ever too much trouble for her. The accommodation was comfortable and clean with plenty of...More

Thank Bradley M
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We (2 adults and 2 kids ages 4 and 6) had a great 3 nights on Stewart Island at Rakiura Retreat. Fiona was there to welcome us as we got off the ferry and was always there to answer any questions we had when we...More

Thank tedcowan7
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We were met at the ferry and driven to the Retreat where we were met by the lovely Fiona, who made us feel more at home than any other accomodation on the trip. We were a group of 4 and shared a 2 bedroom unit...More

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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Also Known As
Rakiura Retreat Stewart Island, South Island
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Stewart Island
Traveller (14)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
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"All rooms are good. You are there to get away not stay locked in the room."
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"All rooms are good"
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"Room 1 on the end really good"
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"all have good views, the 2 bedroom are great for a family of four"
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