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The Resurgence luxury eco lodge

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Overview
574 Riwaka Valley Road RD3 Motueka, Riwaka 7198 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed December 23, 2017

We're so glad we visited The Resurgence! We were initially thrown off by some of the mixed reviews, but had the most wonderful experience! We arrived at the hotel after a long drive up from Wanaka, and Clare and Peter had given us very clear...More

1  Thank Tarana S
Response from Clare d, Owner at The Resurgence luxury eco lodgeResponded December 25, 2017

Hi Tarana Thanks for your lovely comments, I am so glad you had a great time at The Resurgence and in the Abel Tasman. Seasons Greetings Clare & Peter

Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

We just finished a miserable stay at Resurgence Eco Lodge. Although highly rated, it is run like a military operation. Owners stressful, no amenities, limited food. No imagination or nice things. Not warm or friendly. Very sterile property with no character or friendliness. Would not...More

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Response from Clare d, Owner at The Resurgence luxury eco lodgeResponded December 23, 2017

Please disregard the non-factual parts of this review - The Resurgence is a full service luxury lodge with friendly and caring staff, great facilities, attention to detail and understated luxury. We don't believe in hovering around guests and prefer like to make you feel at...More

Reviewed April 20, 2017

We had a four night stay in a cottage style lodge with all amenities, including breakfast goods so that we could relax in this peaceful location. Dinners are delicious and we loved meeting and chatting with the other guests at the end of each day....More

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Reviewed April 17, 2017

Unforgettable experience being here for Christmas 2016 as part of our honeymoon adventure around New Zealand. Peter and Claire were the best hosts and made our stay even more memorable. The day we arrived it was a monsoon, and we were met from the car...More

Thank DJOswald
Reviewed April 6, 2017

The time we spent at the Resurgence was truly special. We had a wonderful lodge, with every amenity we could want, and the location and view was spectacular. Dinners at the main lodge were great, with a lovely social hour before with wine and appetizers....More

Thank Kim T
Response from Clare d, Owner at The Resurgence luxury eco lodgeResponded April 10, 2017

Hi Kim & Laura I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Yes we have a special piece of paradise here! Best wishes Clare

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Voted one of the world's 25 best luxury eco-lodges (National Geographic Traveler 2013), The Resurgence is set in 50 acres of tranquil wilderness with 5km of bush tracks. Surrounded by birds, this relaxed and ...More friendly Lodge is a perfect base for exploring the Nelson Region. Select Boutique Lodge Rooms or self-contained Bush Suites on Dinner B&B or self-contained basis. Dinner is a highlight with 4-course gourmet farm-to-table dining showcasing Nelson wine and produce. The Resurgence is the closest 5-star lodge to the Abel Tasman National Park and also offers easy day trips to Golden Bay, Kahurangi National Park or Nelson art studios and wineries. Let your well-travelled hosts help you plan activities such as kayaking, hikes and birding trips to winery and art tours. This child-free, smoke free resort with pool, spa and massage therapies is accessible by road, 45 minutes from Nelson airport. Ideal for honeymoons and for active couples who enjoy good food and nature. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Beachfront
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$438 - US$638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Resurgence Hotel Kairuru
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Riwaka
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$438 - US$638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Resurgence Hotel Kairuru
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Riwaka
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Room & Suite (34)
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Kimberly M
January 18, 2017|
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Response from Clare d | Property representative |
Hi Kimberley As with most Lodges, we are not close to restaurants or shops. You pass through Motueka where there are 2 supermarkets about 20 minutes before getting to the Lodge. If you have day-trips out of Kaiteriteri or... More
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"We stayed at the Kakapo Bush Lodge and it was terrific"
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"We stayed in a Bush Lodge - it was a good size and views"
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"The lodges up closer to the main lodge have the best views (get Kakapo if you can)."
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"All the rooms that we saw were excellent"
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