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Five Rivers Retreat

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708 Five Rivers Lumsden Highway No 3 RD, Lumsden 9793 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

Arrived here after a 90km ride on one of the hottest days in Southland and found a perfect place for the night. Lovely decorated room, large ensuite and wonderful hosts. Not to mention the home-cooked dinner as well as the hearty breakfast Paula prepared for...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Reviewed March 22, 2017

Paula, Roger and their charming daughter Ruby were the perfect hosts in their very comfortable b & b. We ate dinner there 2 nights and Paula is a fabulous cook. We particularly liked the lamb roast, which we ate with the 3 of them. Our...More

Date of stay: March 2017
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Reviewed March 8, 2017

Our recent 2 day stay at Five Rivers Retreat was a blissful, relaxing time enjoying the very best of country life. Staying on a working sheep farm in luxurious accommodation with scenic views and enjoying superb hospitality was a very special experience. Paula and Roger...More

Date of stay: February 2017
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Reviewed February 12, 2017

This was out first night on the Around the Mountains Trail and we arrived after a few hours in the bike saddle from Kingston. We were hot and tired but Paula and Roger's beautiful accommodation, including a much welcomed spa bath complete with bath salts,...More

Date of stay: December 2016
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

This is really the best place to stay! Paula and Roger are so welcoming, kind and genuine. The accommodation is top notch and the food excellent. I just wish we could have stayed much longer. We are keen on fishing and this was a marvellous...More

Date of stay: January 2017
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On the main road between Queenstown, Te Anau, Milford Sound, and Invercargill, Five Rivers Retreat provides luxurious, peaceful accommodation in a secluded, serene setting. Enjoy bed and breakfast and optional More dinner. Two individually designed and decorated bedrooms are available, both en suite. Five Rivers Retreat is situated on a 700-acre working farm in the Five Rivers District in the heart of Northern Southland, known for its excellent trout fly fishing. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$149 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Lumsden
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$149 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Lumsden
Traveler (40)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"The food is a delight here and special dietary requirements are catered for."
Feb 12, 2017
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"Both rooms are large and very comfortable. Big bathrooms ensuite with large baths AND large showers."
Jan 30, 2017
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"Either room, we had the red room."
Jan 3, 2016
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"Not all rooms have a TV, if you want one pay to request a room with one."
Feb 14, 2015
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