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216 Okuti Valley Road Little River, Christchurch New Zealand
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#19 of 156 Speciality lodging in Christchurch
Yurts and tipis set in beautiful gardens. Lovely spaces to play, create and relax. Art box, board games, table tennis, table soccer, trampoline, sand pit. Garden kitchen surrounded by pick-you-own herbs. Free WiFi.
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pretblueye wrote a review Mar 2017
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey2368 contributions157 helpful votes
So on my bucket list for a long time has been clamping. I have seem it adveise numerous times and wonder what it was like. Well, while I was in New Zealand I had the opportunity to try clamping with my daughter and grandchildren. It my sound strange, but my daughter arranged that I had a clamping "yurt" in close proximity to certain things, while her "yurt" with the children were tucked a little further back, I liked that because at times my grandchildren would "come to visit" me in my clamping tent. It's a short walk up a small hill but had some very nice views. Just a few yards away was the tepee tent which the visitors were very quiet there. On one side, just a few yards away were two very large pigs that were well behaved and you didn't hear them until they morning at their
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Date of stay: December 2016
Pen T wrote a review Feb 2017
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Our family had an amazing time at Okuti Garden and can't wait to return for more peace, quiet and total relaxation. The garden was gorgeous - with little rooms under trees for relaxing in, fairy lights and lanterns when darkness set in. We slept in a spacious, beautiful yurt which had the most comfortable beds. We were woken by bird song and braying donkeys. Our children spent each day exploring the trees, garden, around the lake, talking to the donkeys, bouncing on the trampoline, playing the piano. Okuti Garden was wonderful, thanks Jane, Jim and James for having us and creating such a beautiful, eco friendly haven.
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Date of stay: February 2017
biwi wrote a review Jan 2017
Otago Region, New Zealand16 contributions
I am sooo glad we have found this place. It is absolutely awesome. The yurt we stayed in was very spacious, clean and has comfy beds (even warm water bottles were provided). The hosts are very welcoming and helpful and you can tell they put all their love into this place. Their dog is adorable and very playful. We were lucky enough to have two sunny and warm days so we cold experience the outside solar shower, the rustically outside kitchen and other outside seating areas. The place is very handy to start the Little River trail bike ride and if you wish you can book yourself in for a relaxing Hawaiian massage. For sure I will recommend this place to others and I am looking forward to stay there again :)
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Date of stay: January 2017
Dallas B wrote a review Jan 2017
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Wonderful stay in the teepee over the New Years with me and my girlfriend Moya. Such a beuatiful place to be with such beautiful people to accommodate it. Everything is very well set up. Excellent hosts and a very welcoming dog :) HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!
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Date of stay: December 2016
David G wrote a review Nov 2016
13 contributions23 helpful votes
So sad that we only found this on or last night - though fortunate as we may never have left! If you want a truly magical NZ experience where you feel a hobbit might pop up at any minute searching for a ring, then this is it! Scenery is phenomenal, accommodation is such fun and the owners made us feel really welcome. We cannot recommend this highly enough! Thank you so much for a truly memorable experience! X
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Date of stay: November 2016
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New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionChristchurch
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