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    Shady Rest

    139 Commercial Street | Golden Bay, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
    011 64 4-887 1249
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    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    Stayed here for the first time recently, it was my kinda place a mix between a hotel and a (albeit a flash one) hotel. My room came with a fire place and as like, my own bathroom but some other rooms have shared facilities. There's...More

    Thank Stevefinch
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Drove into Tanaka from Picton and checked into the Shady Rest for two days. The Shady Rest is a quaint inn filled with intriguing art, spacious rooms, and a lovely dining room. The owner/host/chef, Mark, provided us a wonderful introduction to the area including recommendations...More

    Thank Robert G
    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    We recently had 3 great nights at Shady Rest and were delighted with the whole experience. Mark is a great host and his support staff are also excellent. The restoration work Mark has undertaken on this historic building is great and it is furnished beautifully....More

    Thank pspcl
    Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

    It was a pretty long drive from Barrytown to Takaka and the last hill was a bit tiring, but the warm welcome (thank you Mark) and the lovely room in the renovated house made us feel fantastic. A very comfortable stay, in walking distance of...More

    Thank AlexMeester
    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    Shady Rest is a beautiful old building lovingly restored over several years by Mark the owner. Spacious rooms with comfortable beds and all the facilities you need in a good B&B. Comfortable lounge with an excellent choice of DVD's if the weather turns nasty (Nuts...More

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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 |
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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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