Bed with Breakfast by the beach

Time is running out for you to enjoy this award winning B&B. We will be closing on 5th May 2024! We have thoroughly enjoyed hosting guests from NZ and around the world but it is time for a break. If you have an outstanding voucher, then now is the time to use it In the meantime .... Feel the tension melt away as you take the time to relax and refresh in luxurious comfort . Feast your eyes on wrap around views to the sea and mountains from your room, the deck and hot tub. Lean back on the lounging furniture as 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 one or two bespoke accommodation rooms.  Tantalise your taste buds with a fully provisioned breakfast.  Enjoy the privacy of your own ensuite.   Sleeping up to four people Sunlover offers sensational views, excellent hosts and an all-round blissful experience we trust you will never forget.

Private entrance, private ensuite bathroom, huge decks, BBQ all with an indoor or outdoor bath and hot tub to choose from. Ahhhh ... now you can relax.

For 10 years running, Sunlover Retreat has been voted Travellers Choice.   2023 is no exception placing Sunlover in the top 1% on Trip Advisor.

Here's what makes your stay with us special

Relax and Refresh

Stop, breathe. This is the way holidays should be. Beaches and bush walks await you. But, there is no hurry.

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

Uninterrupted views of native birds, sunrises, sunsets and the water all from the comfort of your bed.

Relax and Refresh
Loads of space
Estuary suite