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    The Pillars Retreat

    7 Deborah Rise | Bonshaw Park, Taupo 3379, New Zealand
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    “b b” (83 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 273 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Despite arriving a day earlier than we were expected, our hosts John and Nancy made us feel at home straight away. Inadvertently we booked to stay a Tuesday night and although we arrived a day earlier - our room was ready and we were able...More

    Thank jjkenco
    Response from JohnPillarsNancy, Owner at The Pillars RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    It was a great pleasure welcoming you to the Pillars Retreat. We hope the rest of your stay in New Zealand was enjoyable. We look forward to seeing you in the Summer so you can enjoy of gardens, pool and tennis court.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed here overnight and found the place very charming. Our hosts, John and Nancy were lovely. They called us later to ensure we had reached home safely. The house and property are beautifully maintained.

    Thank Komal S
    Response from JohnPillarsNancy, Owner at The Pillars RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

    You folks are sweet. We hope to see you again in the summer so you can enjoy the gardens, pool and tennis court.

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    This was one of our stops on our trip in New Zealand. We chose it as it is billed as a romantic spot - it is! The grounds and rooms are fabulous (even though we were not in the largest suite) and the owners could...More

    Thank USNA70
    Response from JohnPillarsNancy, Owner at The Pillars RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

    We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again sometime in the future.

    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I spent two nights in this fabulous mini luxury hotel. John and Nancy made us feel right at home, the room we stayed in, the Bonshaw suite was very clean , very warm and felt like a 5 Star Hotel, except we...More

    Thank hellobala
    Response from JohnPillarsNancy, Owner at The Pillars RetreatResponded 12 June 2017

    It was a pleasure to host your two nights at The Pillars Retreat. We are glad that you had some good weather to view a few sights in Taupo. You are very welcome to stay any time. Kindest Regards John and Nancy

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    Stayed two nights at this amazing place. The Hosts were great, warm and friendly extremely helpful and they went well beyond the call of duty. The breakfast was fantastic, the rooms 5 star. Highly recommend this fine little Hotel. Lovely and warm with a log...More

    Thank jwhitebwc
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$169 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
    • Also Known As
    • Pillars Hotel Taupo
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    Cosmos57
    2 November 2014|
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    Response from JohnPillarsNancy | Property representative |
    We certainly are Gay friendly and would be very happy for you to come and stay.
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    "They are all great!"
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    "We stayed in the Tauhara Suite very quite, spacious and luxurious"
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    "All the rooms are great."
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    "The Pillars Suite is our favorite... Spacious and a wonderful balcony with a view."
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