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    Shady Rest

    139 Commercial Street | Golden Bay, Takaka 7110, New Zealand
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          1 - 5 of 83 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Nicely restored century old villa retains its historic feel - with added luxury bathrooms. The house is full of quirky but quality art work. Atmosphere is relaxed, friendly and very personal - nothing is too much trouble. Owner is a fund of information and advice...More

          Thank BwanaMkubwa
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          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 3 weeks ago

          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 29 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
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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
          • US$ 68 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
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          • South Island >
          • Nelson-Tasman Region >
          • Golden Bay >
          • Takaka
          • Also Known As
          • Shady Rest Takaka, Golden Bay
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          14amalia
          Just want an overnight stay from 27-28th June. How much would this cost. Thanks, Amalia
          15 June 2015|
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          14amalia
          Hi, Just need an overnight stay from Saturday 27th - 28th June. Was wondering how much you charge per night. Do I have to pay upfront or on the day and where are you in Takaka. Many thanks, Amalia Fish
          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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          "We had the downstairs spa room, and although dark it was very quiet, private and relaxing."
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          "The TLC room has the most beautiful spa bath!"
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          "We had the Spa room, and it was amazing. It also has its own entrance from outside."
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