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“Really nice B&B- Alison and Geoff-lovely friendly people.” 5 of 5 stars
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20 Lincoln Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand   |  
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Ranked #14 of 24 Picton B&B and Inns
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“Really nice B&B- Alison and Geoff-lovely friendly people.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2009

We stayed here in February for two nights and it was a really pleasant stay.We were made to feel very much at home and nothing was too much trouble. Alison and Geoff
were very helpful and it felt like we were leaving old friends when we left.
Another review mentioned about no TV, if the weather is not so good there is
always the chance you may meet a Dutch pop star there-we did!

  • Stayed February 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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lucyPicton, Owner at Retreat Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, May 23, 2012
Wasnt it fun meeting this nice pop star! though for us it was great meeting you all. Thank you for coming to stay. We hope the rest of your New Zealand holiday left you with loads of happy memories...
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2008

My wife Rosie and I enjoyed our stay in Picton, Alison and Geoff are very approachable friendly hosts with a range of rooms.

The room we had was very clean with a comfortable bed and a good breakfast, non shared bathroom with fresh towels etc. The only thing we could think that would improve the room we stayed in was the inclusion of a Radio/Tv, this was no inconvenience to us as we were out for most of the time and watching TV was the last thing we wanted to do, but should the weather be poor, this would help.

If you are from the UK, IT is not what we would normally term an Inn, so don't think it's a pub with a B&B component, we were not looking for that kind of stay when we found them on the web.

Picton it self is small, with a fair few eateries, if you go there and are a little tired of eating too well and fancy some straight forward food go down to the dry-docked Scow, you could spend an hour looking at the history of it over a cup of tea, if nothing else.
As were most places we visited in NZ, cleanliness appears to be the norm.

Paul Berry

  • Liked — Friendly hosts, cleanliness
  • Stayed May 2008, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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lucyPicton, Owner at Retreat Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review, April 9, 2012
Your kind & helpful review was a wonderful beginning to tripadvisor for us. Thank you.
Alison and Geoff
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Additional Information about Retreat Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 20 Lincoln Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #14 of 24 B&Bs / Inns in Picton
Number of rooms: 2
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Set on a sunny hillside, with bush backdrop and gently sloping front lawn, Retreat Inn B&B is easily accessible, with flat off street parking.Two guest bedrooms ... ground floor queen/en-suite bedroom ... and upstairs the choice of queen/or twin room, with private adjacent bathroom. All rooms are spacious, warm, with firm beds.Picton Village is a 3 minute drive, or 15 minute walk, from Retreat Inn ... more   less 

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