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TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice Award 2016

Luxury Bed & Breakfast Accommodation above Lake Taupo

The Pillars Retreat is a stunning mediterranean style country manor, located a few minutes from the Lake Taupo township. Featuring 4 luxurious ensuite guest rooms, 3 acres of peaceful formal gardens, stunning views, and helicopter access, The Pillars Retreat is your luxurious home-away-from-home. The tranquil rural setting is also conveniently located to give you the perfect base from which to tour the central North Island. Ranked by TripAdvisor as the #1 Small Hotel in New Zealand and #2 Small Hotel in the World.
The Pillars Suite

The Pillars Retreat offers four large, luxuriously appointed, ensuite guest rooms, each magnificently appointed with superior facilities and first-class service.

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Guest facilities include Free Wi-Fi Internet, Free Secure Off Street Parking, Refreshing Salt Water Pool, Tennis Court, Large Guest Lounge, Conservatory, and Outdoor Patios.

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The Pillars Retreat is committed to delivering sustainable, eco-friendly practices, alongside delicious organic breakfasts.

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The Pillars Retreat Taupo

100% Kiwi Owned and Operated, The Pillars Retreat has been named the #1 Small Hotel in New Zealand, and the #2 Small Hotel in the World.

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