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  • Oct. 23, 2016
    “Awatea Retreat and B&B, Waimate.”
  • Mar. 4, 2014
217 Mill Road, Waimate 7978 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Great place, and great people. Linda and Rob welcomed us into their home like we were old friends. A relaxing and comfortable place to spend a weekend, with an amazing view out over the beautiful countryside. Looking forward to returning.

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank IanH3971
Reviewed March 4, 2014

My husband and I were given the girft of a weekend away to Awatea and must say we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, Linda and Rob are amazing people, fanastic to be around and make you so very welcome lots of laughs. it was obvious they take...More

Date of stay: February 2014
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Reviewed June 16, 2013

Thank you so much for providing a wonderful place to relax and enjoy. Linda and Rob have created and run a fabulous home stay and our family of four really enjoyed staying here and making this a base for visiting the surrounding area. Comfortable, warm,...More

Date of stay: May 2013
Thank Warren B
Reviewed March 22, 2013

Our weekend at Awatea was grounding and enriching, full of enjoyable moments. A weekend away from the weekday stimulus of technology and a time to connect sharing thoughts and ideas. Our room was perfect in every way. The outdoor bath was a memorable highlight, amazing...More

Date of stay: March 2013
Thank Sarah B
Reviewed February 16, 2013

We recently enjoyed a wonderful afternoon of music in the garden at Awatea. Erin sang to an attentive and appreciative audience. We have stayed with Rob and Linda and have been treated to the luxury of a wonderful reflexology session, a thoroughly enjoyable home-cooked gourmet...More

Date of stay: February 2013
Thank Gary C
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Linda and Rob Schofield established their Bed and Breakfast/Retreat 'Awatea" in 2008.Guests experience delicious country style breakfasts and dinner (by arrangement) where the food is home grown and locally More sourced. Guests can experience aromatherapy baths under the stars, an infra red sauna, reflexology or the pamper package. For the more adventurous guests guided fishing and surfing experiences are available. Pampering both body and soul is their motto, it’s all about treating yourself.Subtly sophisticated, the three guest suites are complimented with luxuries. The ensuite and private bathrooms have underfloor heating, ecologically friendly and personalised toiletries and the finest towels and bathrobes. Guests are pampered in an environment of tranquillity and privacy and rooms with breathtaking views.If you are seeking relaxation in luxurious surroundings, then look no further. Just minutes from Waimate township, you will find Awatea. This spacious and homely two storied boutique B&B offers spectacular views of the hills and sea, leaving you reluctant to leave and eager to return, whether for business or pleasure. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$68 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Waimate
Room types
Number of rooms
Price range
US$68 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Waimate
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"No preference on rooms - all are well appointed."
Feb. 16, 2013
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"Speak to Rob and Linda, they will go out of their way to meet your needs and make your stay comfortable. I..."
Jan. 9, 2013
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"Every room is quiet. The house is situated in a quiet environement. The front rooms have a stunning outlook..."
Jan. 7, 2013
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