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    Shady Rest

    139 Commercial Street | Golden Bay, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
    011 64 4-887 1249
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    Overview
    • Excellent86%
    • Very good13%
    • Average1%
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    “old house” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 91 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had the opportunity to stay all together five nights in three different rooms. They were all very comfortable, clean and tastefully decorated.The hospitality from Mark, Felicity and Zoe were outstanding. We highly recomended Shady Rest and would love to visit again.

    Thank Anette S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Shady Rest is an amazing place with so much to offer. The eclectic style, huge rooms, comfort and cosiness of the place made the Shady Rest as much a destination as a place to stay along the way. Barb was the best hostess we...More

    1  Thank rachelwarren23
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The Shady Rest is awesome - it's well located in Takaka so you can access the local sights; the hospitality is second to none - Barb is an outstanding host!; the bed's are incredibly comfy; the breakfast was delicious and the open fire was a...More

    Thank Charles D
    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    Staying there was probably one of the best decisions I made when I was in NZ. It's such a beautiful house. The rooms are amazing. And our host... incredibly awesome! I literally regret I haven't stayed there for longer!

    Thank timoi891
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    The Shady Rest is an amazing old home that is located just a 5 minute stroll to the shops and cafes in Commercial Street. The hosts during our stay were Barbara (excellent breakfast egg lady) and Janice, they were bubbly and very knowledgeable about the...More

    Thank Colinmchristie
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • USD 84 - USD 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
    • Takaka
    • Also Known As
    • Shady Rest Golden Bay/Takaka, New Zealand
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    splittingheadegg
    27 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
    15 June 2015|
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    Response from mark t | Property representative |
    ok
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    14amalia
    15 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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