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BED & BREAKFAST

Safe & Secluded Warblers Retreat echoes friendly award winning luxury

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arb and Dave Milina, owners of Albany based Warblers Retreat have won the two key categories of the 2021 Bed & Breakfast awards. The retreat is just 30 minutes from Auckland’s CBD and offers guests a wealth of eco friendly experiences. It’s a Couples Retreat. Perfect for those needing to escape for a while. Feel like you need some pamper time, or some time out in nature to rejuvenate your body and to replenish your mind and soul? An eco luxury stay at Warblers Retreat may be just what you need to get back to normal and there’s no need to travel far. Warblers Retreat is located in Albany on Auckland’s North Shore, yet it feels as though it’s a whole world away. 28 JUNE 2021 - HOSPITALITY BUSINESS

Completely surrounded by forest, the romantic Cottage and contemporary Studio are private, and self-catering giving flexibility to cook for yourself, or to order takeaway meals from just down the road. With self check in and cleanliness a priority, guests can feel safe in a secluded nature haven. The Vision Insurance Bed & Breakfast Awards Programme celebrates excellence in hospitality in the bed and breakfast and hosted accommodation sector.   Incoming President, Donna Brooke, said “I continue to be amazed at the quality of care and hospitality bed and breakfasts owners share with guests to their homes. “This last year has been tough for all bed and breakfast operators, most of

whom work with international guests. However, these operators have taken a good long look at their businesses, honed their craft, and despite all odds, have continued to provide exceptional high quality experiences.“ The Vision Insurance Overall Supreme Bed & Breakfast of the Year is chosen from the winners of three categories – Exceptional Bed & Breakfast of the Year, Rising Star Bed & Breakfast of the Year and Essence of Bed & Breakfast of the Year. In awarding Warblers Retreat Overall Supreme Bed & Breakfast of the Year, the judges commented: “When an industry has been so affected by a worldwide pandemic it is extraordinary to see businesses that have really turned themselves

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