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Peaceful Garden Retreat with Breakfast
Peaceful Garden Retreat with Breakfast
1 guest
1 bedroom
2 beds
2.5 shared baths
1 guest
1 bedroom
2 beds
2.5 shared baths

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A cosy and welcoming Retreat, with a beautiful private garden. Close to transport, Auckland city, beaches, cafes and forests. Accommodation is comfortable, with a guest lounge and hot drinks selection always available.

The Galaxy room is very sunny, restful and cosy for one or two people. The beds are comfortable, with pure wool toppers. There is a garden view and it is close to the bathroom.

We serve a delicious, fresh, home made breakfast to our guests.

We would love to welcome you here.

Family/kid friendly
Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
2 single beds
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events

12 Reviews

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Louise User Profile
March 2014
My stay with Angela was delightful, perfect for the solo traveller who would like to be looked after for a few days. The breakfasts were wonderful, flavoursome and nourishing. I highly recommend the evening meal option too, and a treatment if you have time. Angela was very frie…

Matt User Profile
September 2013
Everything about Angela's retreat says relax. It is quiet and peaceful and perfect for unwinding. The moment she picked me up from station I felt at ease, with her happy, calm, and peaceful nature. The house is light and feels good. Breakfast is included and its amazing. I wa…

Laura User Profile
August 2013
I had a wonderful stay at the Garden Retreat B&B - it was everything I hoped it would be. My room was very clean and comfortable. I mentioned to Angela that the purpose of my trip was to work on some writing projects and when I arrived, Angela had very thoughtfully arranged a des…

Anne User Profile
January 2017
Angela welcomed me with a big smile, showed me my room and the living area and bathroom, and also pointed out the garden pathway through attractive bush to a small pond. Tranquil. Everything was set up for a welcome cup of tea and we chatted to get to know each other. I was …

Suzi User Profile
October 2015
By the time I left the Garden Retreat I felt nourished and recuperated, spiritually and physically. Angela was a wonderful host, offering lavender baths and even tea and biscuits for middle-of-the-night munching due to jet lag! My bed was comfortable and cosy. The stars on the ce…

Bicky User Profile
March 2015
Angela's place surpassed my hopes for a quiet getaway. It is very peaceful and Angela is attentive in an unobtrusive way. The food was healthy and delicious. A bonus was the dedicated meditation space. I look forward to returning soon.

Robin User Profile
July 2014
I had a very relaxing stay at the Garden Retreat. Angela is a very thoughtful host and the property is lovely. I have no hesitation to recommend.

Auckland, New ZealandJoined in September 2010
Angela User Profile
You are welcome to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing stay. I have a background as an ecologist, theatre designer, project manager, event organiser and artist. Most recently designed interactive installations for museums. The Garden Retreat is also called the Balanced Living Centre a…
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