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    Ratanui Lodge

    818 Abel Tasman Drive, Pohara 7183, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Sitting in cold wet wintry London we googled Golden Bay and found the wonderful Pohara Lodge. Here are 6 reasons why we loved it: 1 The indefatigably amiable co-owner Steve, who suggested perfect places to drive to, and walk and swim, for the energetic and...More

    Thank Pamela M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We live in Golden Bay and have always enjoyed Pete's fabulous preparations. Steve is incredibly attentive and, along with the beautiful Japanese settings they collected, we can find it wonderful to escape the "ruralness" of Golden Bay for those precious hours. So, I decided to...More

    Thank Kiwi1Traveler
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    HI, if you like a small ,very chic and romantic hotel with great beach across the street - this is the place for you. I would not go anywhere else in able tasman national park. The room was big, the shower was good. all in...More

    Thank osnat c
    Reviewed 25 November 2017

    Joined a family member staying at the Lodge.. dinner was perfection and I am fussy! Couldn’t fault anything, service was spot on but not in any way intrusive. Food was divine for both of us. I had the vegetarian and soo impressed. Would love to...More

    Thank Forrester D
    Reviewed 15 November 2017

    I went for a few days R & R and that is exactly what I got at Ratanui Lodge. A warm welcome from Steve, cup of tea and truffles, fresh flowers and a personalised card welcoming me in my room. A lovely comfortable bed, good...More

    Thank Tavuk
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$189 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
    • Pohara
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    • Ratanui Hotel Pohara
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    naris f
    22 August 2014|
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    Response from Stephenwakegb | Property representative |
    Thanks for your message naris f. Golden Bay Coachlines provides bus service to Pohara from Nelson and can drop you off right here at Ratanui. Please let me know if there is anything else I can assist with as you plan your... More
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    "All rooms good, quiet ones to the right of the central dining room."
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    "all rooms are great"
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    "Any room, they all face outwards to the garden and are themed differently but to a high standard"
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    "They're all good rooms"
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