Accommodation Facilities

The Pillars Retreat Bed and Breakfast has a spacious guest lounge, which leads into a sunny conservatory, an ideal place for a quiet read or refreshments. Double doors open from here onto the outdoor patio with views of Mount Tahara, the lawns, gardens, tennis court and pool.

Guests have access to a scanner, printer and free wireless internet.

We are “SMOKE FREE” therefore smoking is not permitted anywhere on our property.

Each Suite in our B&B can be locked with your own key.

A safe is available upon request.

Secure off street parking, with room for cars, boats, trailers, horse floats and bikes.

Courtesy shuttle to airport, bus station and restaurants.

Guests can wander around the gardens and farm to see free range chickens, sheep and our Beehives. You are more than welcome to sit in the gazebo by the pond for a quiet read, with magnificent views back to our house or you may enjoy a game of tennis (rackets & balls provided) petanque or croquette. You could try out our golf chipping range (clubs and balls provided), or you can just lounge by the salt water pool.

There is a sense of space and tranquility here. Our luxurious bed and breakfast is set amid 3 acres of park like grounds, surrounded by farms, hills and mountains, yet only minutes from Taupo township.

The Pillars Retreat Bed and Breakfast offers environmentally friendly accommodation, with delicious organic breakfasts and sustainable practices.


We are helicopter friendly.

The GPS for The Pillars Retreat is S 3843.2 E 17609.4