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    Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary

    1190 Ohauiti Road | RD 3, Tauranga 3173, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We found this lovely place purely by chance. I was looking at photos of the Bay of Plenty on Instagram when I spotted a photo of a glowworm (I very much wanted to see glowworms) and following various links lead us to Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary!...More

    Thank Christi W
    Response from MountTutuEcoTauranga, Owner at Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary

    Hi Christi and Christian, Thank you for your review. It was a privilege to have met you, shared your company and to have had the opportunity to share our sanctuary with you. We hope to see you again sometime and if you would like to...More

    Reviewed March 1, 2017

    A warm and friendly welcome by hosts Tim & Debbie Short dispelled any travel fatigue, thereby quickly ensuring a comfortable sense of "belonging." Our cabin was well appointed and, as with the dining room/lounge of the main lodge, facilities anticipated every need. Including diverse library...More

    Thank William N
    Response from MountTutuEcoTauranga, Owner at Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary

    You are very kind! It was a pleasure to meet kindred spirits and share our sanctuary with you. So pleased you had a memorable experience. Next month we are hosting for 6 days a film crew from Ocean Television in Canada, for a mother and...More

    Reviewed January 17, 2017

    No one would believe it, but I actually dreamt about this place before I found it. Then, I happened to click my way into the website and realized the front page was the image from the dream. Trusting that it was "meant to be", I...More

    Thank KatieTL
    Response from MountTutuEcoTauranga, Owner at Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary

    We are so pleased that your vision of our sanctuary appeared in your dream! You can feel as though you never left, by liking our Facebook page and see new images regularly posted. We have also featured your review on our Facebook page. Thank you...More

    Reviewed August 20, 2016

    We stayed for one night at Mount Tutu eco sanctuary in one of Tim and Debbie's bush whare. Tim and Debbie are lovely people who are passionnate about their little paradise and they can be. The place is lovely and quiet and we loved the...More

    Thank AgnesandAlain
    Response from MountTutuEcoTauranga, Owner at Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary

    Thank you so much for your kind comments and we are so pleased you had a memorable visit. We hope to see you again in the future. Tim and Debbie

    Reviewed July 11, 2016

    Tim and Debbie have created a real sanctuary here, where you are woken by native birdsong and see constellations of glow worms at night. Once, all NZ was like this but these days it can only be achieved by thousands of hours of hard work...More

    Thank Anna P
    Response from MountTutuEcoTauranga, Owner at Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary

    Thanks so much for your kind comments. We would love to see you and your family again sometime. We get so much pleasure in sharing our sanctuary and the reward from conservation efforts is the florishing of nature when given a chance. Tim and Debbie

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Tennis Court
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • $105 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "Pukeko faces out toward the field"
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    "Even if you're staying for just one night, you might still be able to join in the morning rainforest tour..."
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    "Get pictures of all the rooms from Tim or Debbie before booking the room you want."
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    "We stayed in the whare furthest from the lounge, which came with the added bonus of a nocturnal possum visit..."
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