We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Resurgence

5.0 of 5 574 Riwaka Valley Road, Riwaka 7198, New Zealand
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
The Resurgence
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
The Resurgence
Write a Review

138 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    127
    10
    1
    0
    0
See reviews for
10
112
2
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (17)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (138)
  • Mar-May only
    (50)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (9)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (11)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (68)
All months
There are newer reviews for The Resurgence
See the most recent reviews
Heighington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2009

This was our second stay with Peter and Clare having met them first in 2006. We opted for a week's stay this time in Kahurangi Point mixing bbq's with dinner with the other guests in the Lodge. To wake in the morning and go onto the verandah and watch the fledged Californian Quail foraging in the early morning sun whilst... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hamburg
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2009

Wonderful people. Very kind & helpful. Delicius food. Nice ambience. Beautiful surrounding area. Just perfect. You´ll love it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2009

The Resurgence provides for a wonderful escape. We stayed at the Resurgence for our honeymoon, Peter and Clare provided a very romantic environment. The Bungaloos are extremely clean and have been constructed with every idea thought out. It felt like home for the time we stayed. Popular restaurants and beaches are just a short drive away. We were left with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Berkshire
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2009

Peter and Clare advertise The Resurgence as '5 Star Nature' and it truly is: Stunning location - hidden delightfully in the bush. In fact here you don't even mind being woken early by the Tui and Bell Birds. Great accomodation - clean, luxurious finishes and still retaining a connection with local history. Even better hospitality - Peter and Clare have... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
l19TREVOSE
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2009

Do go to Takaka and see Waikoropupu Springs,they are amazing and so beautiful and do as much of the Able Tasman coastal walk as you can. For us this was probably our favorite area of the whole trip which included Austrailia and much of New Zealand.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2009

The venue was gorgeous as the lodge is tucked into the very mature bush so you are removed from all distractions. The lodge is very conveniently located near Abel Tasman National Park and its environs. Peter and Clare are first rate hosts!

Was this review helpful? Yes
MA
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2009

Peter & Clare provided us with ideas of what to see and do based on our likes. They also made all our arrangements both while we stayed with them as well as called ahead to other places they thought we would enjoy. Each evening there was a cocktail hour where we could meet the other guest. This was followed by... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Diego
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2009

Of all the placeswe stayed in new Zealnd I was the most concerned about staying at the Resurgence since I knew it was a rural setting and after two days I was so upset that we had to leave. This was luxury in an amazingly peaceful setting. We arrived on a Friday when Peter and Claire had taken a well... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Scottsdale, AZ
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2009

Sign up for a massage- or several! Enjoy the gourmet meals served each evening Take a short drive to a boat tour of the Able Tasman- or, use this 5 star location as a point to tour the northern most parts of the south island. Take a casual hike.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
44 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2009

Stunningly beautiful location and superb accommodation. Stayed in a bush chalet for 3 nights which was fantastic. This place costs a little more than your average accommodation but then its an exceptional place and is worth every penny. Peter and Claire were great hosts, extremely friendly, helpful and dedicated to thier conservation work as well as the The Resurgence. Ate... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to The Resurgence? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Resurgence

Address: 574 Riwaka Valley Road, Riwaka 7198, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Riwaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Resurgence 5*
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com, Priceline, TripOnline SA and Odigeo so you can book your The Resurgence reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Resurgence Hotel Kairuru

83 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (41)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (43)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (15)
Viewed
Room/suite (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay