River Retreat Bed & Breakfast, Paihia

River Retreat Paihia Waitangi River Bed & Breakfast Accommodation between Paihia & Kerikeri Waitangi wedding venue Paihia luxury retreat

River Retreat Bed & Breakfast, Paihia

River Retreat is a boutique accommodation located in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand and strategically positioned to capture the best of the magical Waitangi riverfront setting.

River Retreat is just 10 mins from the Paihia waterfront and 15 mins from Kerikeri and ideally situated for exploring the many features of the Bay of Islands area.

Sweeping lawns and native plantings lead to the Waitangi River, with its sandy beaches, trout fishing spots and swimming holes.

Accommodation - Garden & River Rooms

Both rooms offer a private and relaxing experience. Our rooms offer a luxurious queen bed, bathroom with twin basins, heated towel rack, personal bathroom amenities for you to use.

Your choice of patios to sit and enjoy our views of the extensive garden or of Waitangi River.

Our Rooms are perfect for that romantic get a way, holiday or just for fun.

Staying at River Retreat allows you the time to wander through our gardens enjoy the river and surrounds in a relaxing environment.

Our rooms come with the choice of a continental or fully cooked breakfast in our main dining room. Rooms accommodate two adults.


  • Internet connected Smart TV, DVD, Freeview
  • Free WiFi
  • Air-conditioning
  • Mini fridge
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • Linen & towels included
  • Beach towels included
  • Heating
  • Amazing views
  • Room service daily
  • Non-smoking
  • Access to reading and music library
  • Outdoor settings on our patios & BBQ
  • Free off street parking

Boutique Wedding River Retreat

River Retreat can be the venue for your boutique wedding catering for up to 30 people. Make your special day even more memorable by using the naturally enchanting location of River Retreat.

A wonderful location offering accommodation wedding ceremony and reception venue.

  • Wedding packages
  • Accommodation and wedding packages
  • River or garden wedding location
  • Catering of finger food or fork food up to 30 guests
  • Wonderful photo locations

Just imagine coming down one of our grassy paths to the Waitangi River. Your ceremony could be along the river bank or set in our garden area, your choice.

Your guests celebrating your wedding day after the ceremony on the patio at the main house enjoying your day with you.

River Retreat Bed & Breakfast, Paihia Enquiry Form


838 Black Bridge Rd
Haruru 0204

Phone: +64 9 4027092

Mobile: +64 274 440 483


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