Luxurious warmth with a magnificent view

Feel the tension melt away as you take the time to relax and refresh in luxurious comfort . Wrap around views to the sea and mountains from your room, the deck and hot tub. Lounging furniture ensures you enjoy that cup of coffee or glass of wine while the sun rises or sun sets.

Waiting for you to relax in is your private kiwi-style apartment with either one or two bespoke accommodation rooms which include a fully provisioned continental breakfast.  Sleeping up to four people Sunlover offers sensational views, excellent hosts and an all-round blissful experience we trust you will never forget.

Your health and safety is top of mind for us. We maintain strict hygiene practices however vaccine passes are no longer required. Private entrance, private ensuite bathroom, huge decks, kitchenette, BBQ all with an indoor or outdoor bath to choose from. Ahhhh ... now you can relax.


For 7 years running, Sunlover Retreat has been voted Travellers Choice.   2022 is no exception placing Sunlover in the top 1% on Trip Advisor.

Here's what makes your stay with us special

Relax and Refresh

Imagine sitting on your private deck as you indulge in a delicious continental breakfast watching the sun rise and listening to the birds sing.

Native plants, kiwi and environment

Your stay helps support our native flora and fauna. We plant a native tree for every stay, support kiwi rejuvenation and keeping pests at a minimum.

Bespoke Accommodation

Floor to ceiling windows ensure you enjoy every moment of the view. The birds, sunrises, sunsets and the water all from the comfort of your bed.

Relax and Refresh
Loads of space
Estuary suite