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SkyScape

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Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Wow....just wow

We were luck enough to spend 2 nights at Skyscape at the beginning of November. This pace is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mel K
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
A special gem in the heart of the MacKenzie country

Awesome experience. Perfect night for gazing at the night sky while relaxing in the huge outdoor... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
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This distinctive accommodation is designed to maximise the extraordinary views of the Mackenzie Country both day and night, with a bedroom built predominantly of glass. This unique building comprises a glass-roofed bedroom, as well as a grass roofed...more
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47 Ben Ohau Road, Twizel 7999, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Our best experience in NZ, hands-down. Loved the privacy. Loved the peace. Loved the stunning 2 nights of star-filled sky which we totally enjoyed from the outdoor hot tub or by simply looking up from the bed. The view in the morning was phenomenal too...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were luck enough to spend 2 nights at Skyscape at the beginning of November. This pace is everything you are expecting and more. Brigitte and Bevan have built a small piece of heaven in the middle of their working farm. You have total seclusion,...More

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BevanN7, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Mel. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time at SkyScape.

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Awesome experience. Perfect night for gazing at the night sky while relaxing in the huge outdoor bath, so quiet and peaceful. Waking up to a stunning sunrise, definitely need the sun glasses supplied to look at the views while having a cuppa in the lovely...More

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BevanN7, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you Pam for writing a review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your night at SkyScape and the stars shone for you. No better place to unwind and relax than at SkyScape. Thank you, Bevan

Reviewed 6 October 2018

Stunning, hidden rural location. The outside bath is enormous and the perfect place to enjoy the night sky. The design of the accommodation and quality of the fittings are great. Highly recommended for getting away from the world.

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BevanN7, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you Shanghai for your review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your night at SkyScape. There is no better way to relax the mind, body and soul than to spend a night at SkyScape. Bevan

Reviewed 24 September 2018

This is the perfect place to relax and take in the breath taking views of the Mackenzie country. Even being brought up in this area I never get tired of the wonderful Mackenzie country and the added experience of the stars and luxury that Skyscape...More

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BevanN7, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Thanks, Sally. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 23 September 2018

What a great experience. The glass house is set back against the hills at the back of a large farm/ranch. The house is completely off grid, but still has all of the mod-cons (except a microwave) with automated temperature control, wifi etc. The cedar bath...More

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BevanN7, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Pleased to hear you enjoyed your SkyScape experience.

Reviewed 13 July 2018

Our best experience in NZ, hands-down. Loved the privacy. Loved the peace. Loved the stunning 2 nights of star-filled sky which we totally enjoyed from the outdoor hot tub or by simply looking up from the bed. The view in the morning was phenomenal too...More

2  Thank changsy
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Quiet. Simple. Off grid. Spectacular. This is the perfect retreat if you are touring NZ. Just stop and enjoy the surroundings. Magnificent views to the snow covered mountains, spectacular views through the glass roof and picture windows to the Milky Way and planets. There is...More

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BevanN7, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are thrilled that your enjoyed your experience of staying at SkyScape. It truly is an experience not to be missed when visiting New Zealand. Thank you. Bevan

Reviewed 27 May 2018

SkyScape gives you a memorable experience high in the hills above Twizel, in a unique glass-enclosed room with the most remarkable view of the stars above. See the Milky Way and other constellations in their full glory. Soak in a hot bath next to your...More

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BevanN7, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you Joe for your review. You are absolutely correct, photos do not capture the magical experience of staying at SkyScape. The views by day are spectacular and then the room takes on a whole different feel at night under the stars. We are thrilled...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Stunning view, peaceful suroundings in a fantastic location. Skyscape is a unique experience and we watched the sun set and the full moon rise spectacularly. During the night we followed its journey over the night sky and then the sunrise all from the comfort of...More

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Bevan N, Owner at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you for coming to stay at SkyScape Di and Ian. It was special to have you here as guests on out 1st birthday. Bevan

Reviewed 10 May 2018

Everything about this place is brilliant, from the moment you meet Bevan and Bridgette when they take you to your retreat, to the time you reluctantly have to leave, they make you welcome. Nothing is a problem. Everything is perfect, from the overall appearance to...More

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Bevan N, Manager at SkyScape, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you Mark for your very kind comments. We are clad that people find solitude and peace at SkyScape. This is exactly why we built SkyScape; so people can get away from the rigors of every day life. Thank you!

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SharonF1401
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Response from BevanSkyScape | Property representative |
Sorry, we missed your question on Trip Advisor. We were please to hear from you on email though!
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SharonF1401
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Response from JoeB1039 | Reviewed this property |
No I don’t believe there is - but you have a great view of the stars and constellations just looking above your bed.
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