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Retro Retreat

Retro Retreat

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1.5 shared baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1.5 shared baths

Newly renovated with designer decor. House is light-filled and elevated. Quiet and set back from street with a glimpse of the sea. 2 sunny outdoor seating areas with vege & herb garden to share and enjoy.

2.5 km to City, Puke Ariki and Len Lye Gallery. 10min walk to Beach, Coastal Walkway and Waterfront Cafes & Pubs. 30km to North Egmont Visitor Centre.

4-Square Mini-Mart, Fish & Chips, Indian Takeaway and Asian Grocery just 5min walk away. We're on State Highway 45 and local bus route.


Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is 3PM - 9PM
Check out by 10AM


Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Step-free access to the bathroom

93 Reviews

Vinay User Profile
February 2018
Jarene’s a brilliant host - really thoughtful and respectful and does a lovely breakfast too. It feels like a real home and she makes you feel valued.
Louise User Profile
February 2018
If you are coming to New Plymouth, stay here. Don’t hesitate - book! Jarene is wonderful, the welcome and hospitality is five star and the house and amenities are fabulous. This is one of the best AirBnB’s I’ve stayed at.
Calvin User Profile
January 2018
Fantastic host, really friendly and helpful. Breakfast great. One of my favourite AirBnB hosts.
Arnold User Profile
December 2017
Finding the house requires care: it is up a steeply rising high-sided private drive off a steeply rising high-sided main road! We overshot the first time, and had to come down the hill and try again. Jarene welcomed us in and really made us feel at home. She goes to a lot of trou…
Mark User Profile
November 2017
Excellent air bnb. Jarene gave us great tips on walks and sites in the area. We loved the little touches of homemade jam, chocolates and breakfast. Jarene has travelled a lot and the photos in the hallway gave us some great inspiration. We would definitely recommend here.
Alexandra User Profile
June 2017
Jarene is a lovely host, her property is very clean and cosy! Jarene has a lot of info regarding the local area too. The room has everything you need including a fridge and tv! The breakfast was perfect and the kitchen was well equipped. I would recommend to anyone visiting New P…
Heidi User Profile
May 2018
Jarene has to be one of the best hosts I’ve ever had. I felt so welcome from the moment I walked up to the house, she had a “Welcome Heidi” sign outside. She put so much Kiwi detail and tourism information in the guest room, it was remarkable. It was my birthday and Jarene made m…


Hosted by Jarene

Taranaki, New ZealandJoined in April 2012
Jarene User Profile
98 Reviews
Jarene is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
*Arrive as Guests ~ Leave as Whānau* Kia-ora! Welcome to NZ! I love traveling and have always had friends and family as house guests. I'd like to share my home and provide clean, safe and affordable accommodation for travelers. My partner, Shaun and I love the Great NZ …
Languages: English, 中文
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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