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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

We can't recommend this gem highly enough. Matt and naomi were fantastic hosts and were very helpful during our stay. Outstanding room and breakfast at a very reasonable price. If you are taking the interislander to the south island, and you have time, its best you avoid Picton completely as we found it very expensive in comparison to blenheim. Great...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 April 2014

We had a wonderful weekend staying at the Rev's Retreat which is in a quiet peaceful location handy to the centre of Blenheim and surrounding vineyards. Matt and Naomi, our wonderful hosts, looked after us and made us feel very welcome. The Rev's Retreat is like a home away from home and we came away feeling very relaxed. Will we...

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Thank Nikki S
Marton, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Matt and Naomi are wonderful hosts. By the time you leave, even if there overnight, you will feel as if you have got to know them and feel at home at the retreat. The bbq dinner Matt made was amazing with the mussels, venison sausages, lamb, and salads. Fantastic stay. Comfortable beds. Great hospitality. Doesn't get much better!

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Thank fish013
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2014

Surprise b and b. welcoming couple matt and Naomi ...room very reasonably priced.very comfortable bed. Beautiful breakfast help yourself. Home made items. Access to all ares of their home.meals available if u need all home cooked.

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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 February 2014

We booked my Aunt in at Rev's retreat for a week as it was within walking distance to the Redwood lifecare hospital as my father is a patient there. Naomi and Matt went out of their way many times to help my Aunt. They greeted and picked her up at the airport at 8pm and took her back to the...

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Thank Mark S
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Our 1 night stay at Rev's Retreat was our first experience in a B & B and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Naomi and Matt are wonderful hosts who were very welcoming and happy to chat or to leave us to our own devices, whichever we preferred. We spent a very comfortable night in the queen room, and in fact the...

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Thank Robyn V
Motueka, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We had a wonderful weekend away staying with Matt and Naomi. Our room was beautiful and comfortable and Matts home made bread and specially roasted coffee at breakfast was a treat. We wanted to do a cycle wine tour which they helped us organise, and rather than go out that evening we staying in and they cooked us a lovely...

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Reviewed 8 November 2013 via mobile

We stayed 1 night in the Queen suite and got far more than we expected. Matt and Naomi are talented and excellent hosts. They have have thought of every detail and we enjoyed every aspect of our stay. Amazing breakfast from the home made bread and jams to their self roasted coffee. We thoroughly recommend anyone to stay there. ...we...

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Thank nett311
brisbane
Reviewed 11 June 2013

Matt and Naomi were delightfully warm and friendly hosts. Felt completely at home and welcome throughout my stay. Room was spacious and light; very comfortable. Delicious breakfast served each morning. Will absolutely visit for a return visit if I return to the Marlborough region.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 June 2013

I stayed at Rev's Retreat on the 29th May 2013 during a business trip to the Marlborough region. It was the first time that I had stayed at a B&B instead of the usual Hotel/Motel accommodation during my business travels. I was so pleased I did as it felt like a home away from home. Naomi and Matt were wonderful...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hosts Matt and Naomi are recent additions to the Marlborough lifestyle, although we have been visiting family in the region for some years and have long since fallen for the place. Following our experience in, and passion for, hospitality and tourism we welcome you to our Bed & Breakfast. We believe in good company, good food and good coffee - and you'll get it all when you stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rev's Retreat

Address: 10 Riley Crescent | Redwoodtown, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: $99 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Rev's Retreat Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
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“End double room looked over the pool with private access. Single room had a lovely view of the hills and the sunrise.”
 of 5 bubbles Peripatetic2016, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There is a king room with an ensuite bathroom. The queen and single rooms share a bathroom and lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles Heids74, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“This Retreat has single rooms and an upstairs lounge with free d.v.d's and a great bar downstairs with amazing coffee!!”
 of 5 bubbles SKERTZ, 3 Oct 2014 | Read review
“They have plenty of information on their website including photos to help all needs and requirements”
 of 5 bubbles H0pe53, 17 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Either the King or Queen size rooms are nice. King room is a little larger with a TV inside.”
 of 5 bubbles fish013, 5 Apr 2014 | Read review
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