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Tihi Retreat - Luxury Accommodation - Rotorua

3 reviews
Stylish & luxurious
Enormous exotic timber decks wrap around the house
420 metres above sea level with uninterrupted views in every direction
Open plan lounge, dining & kitchen
Fully equipped kitchen featuring the latest technology
Spectacular views in all directions from the step-down lounge
Incredible sight & sound from our fully integrated SONOS sound system
Master Super king bedroom
Tastefully appointed master en suite
Master suite lounge area
Incredible forest views from each of the king bedrooms
Generous King bedroom
Luxurious deep baths
Full en suites in every room
Double sided luxurious gas fire
Cosy underfloor heating + gas fire
Rotorua city by night
Tihi Retreat by night
Master suite deck
Spectacular Views
Relax & Unwind
Unsurpassed views in every direction
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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Rotorua, Rotorua District, Bay of Plenty Region, North Island
- a beautifully decorated christmas tree
- a wrapped gift under the tree for all children
- christmas decorations & lights
- christmas table setting
- fully integrated sound system loaded with christmas carols
- christmas dinner ingredients for guests staying christmas day

Tihi Retreat is a brand new residence designed to maximize the spectacular views and offer an impressive indoor-outdoor flow. This unique property designed by a local kiwi architect truly personifies the concept of stylish modern accommodation and offers a relaxed and informal feel.

Two guest bedrooms with spectacular forest views are each complimented by full ensuites, including large double ended baths, fully tiled showers with additional rain showers, heated towel rails & mirrors, hair dryers, LED TVs and Audio.
2 king si...
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About the Owner, Steve P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Feb 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3010062
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Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 for a stay in January 2017
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Luxury holiday house on the very top of Rotorua, enough said. And still I believe that above sentence itself is severely insufficient to describe our stay at Tihi Retreat. We made the booking months in advance and our breath was taken away when we arrived. Steve, the owner, gladly showed us around the house and patiently explained every aspect of...

London, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
84 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014
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Tihi Retreat is by far the best place that I have ever stayed. It has amazing views over all of Rotorua and is equipped with the newest and smartest equipment that I have ever seen. Steve has gone to amazing lengths to provide a truly wonderful experience. It is pricey but you really get what you pay for. Would totally...

Raj J
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014 for a stay in November 2014
people found this review helpful

Perched on a hill top with 270 degrees unobstructed views of the lake and mountains in a quiet residential cul de sac, this is a true relax and rejuvenate retreat. With piped music all over the house and rocking sound system in the living area, it transform can transform into a party pad! There are 3 bedrooms and 6 TVs!...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
No events, functions or parties without prior approval.
Smoking permitted outside only.
Tihi Retreat is for the use of paying guests only
    2 Twins
    3 Super Kings
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1 Dec 2017 -
31 Mar 2018
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USD 1,085
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About the neighbourhood
Tihi Retreat is perfectly positioned on the doorstep of many of Rotorua's top tourist attractions, including Whakarewarewa Redwood forest & mountain biking trails, Te Puia Maori arts and crafts village featuring world famous Pohutu geyser and boiling mud pools, Government Gardens and Tudor Towers which is New Zealand's most photographed building, Arikikapakapa golf course, Skyline Skyrides with Luge/Gondola rides and Kerosene Creek where visitors and locals bathe in natural hot springs surrounded by native bush. Rotorua airport is an easy 15 minute drive - we provide a free shuttle to all guests staying 2 nights or more.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Rotorua International: 13.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Nearest Beach: 72.0 km.
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