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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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...

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I came here with my best friend for my birthday this year and loved every second of it. Beautiful piece of land, cute and friendly pets and total relaxation. We stayed in the lower yurt and it was amazing. Super comfortable, it felt as if you were in a hotel room. Although it didn't have power, there are plenty of...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Josh and I spent a wonderful weekend at this beautiful property. So tranquil. Janie and her family were the perfect hosts and we look forward to visiting again very soon. The property is operating on self sufficiency with vegetable gardens, fruit,nut trees, composting toilet and solar heated shower (although there is a hot water shower available for those wanting) The...

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1Thank Gabe-McCobb
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We had such a wonderful, peaceful and relaxing stay in this beautiful garden. We didn't want to leave! Everything was perfect from the warm friendly hosts, to the comfortable secluded yurt, to the amazing massage. It was lovely to sit and read under the trees with a cup of tea and the sounds of the birds and cicadas. We also...

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1Thank Abi232
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here one Saturday night just before they took the tipis etc down for the winter. We had a yurt and it was the most amazing relaxing experience. We got there in the dark and couldn't see where to go so we had to drive back out towards Little River to get reception to call them...

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1Thank cflutey
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Allways looking for those places. Lovely garden, cute donkeys, sheeps running around. Little boat on a pond, very romantic. Open kitchen with barbeque. Solar-shower with nice open view on the garden, that gets very hot too. We stayed in a yurte and had excellent sleep. Got invitation to a party next day with live music. Lovely and kind people. Definitely...

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1Thank AtillaTheTurk
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We will definitely be returning to this idyllic spot. Serenity and nature come together here with multiple options to make your stay unique. We had the pleasure of staying in the Teepee and although it rained, we were toasty warm and dry under the covers. Nutmeg the dog welcomed us and entertained us with her need to play ball. Highly...

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1Thank Rachael H
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Had an amazing time staying here and feel so relaxed and refreshed even only being away for one night. The grounds are beautiful and have so many little quirky areas and the hosts are lovely (including the animals). Would highly recommend, such a great concept and a lovely place to be.

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Thank reneemitchell1
Waiheke Island, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 November 2015

An eco-aware homestay, fabulous gardens, a tranquil setting to escape the world. You can sleep in a teepee, Mongolian yurt, house truck, earth-brick cottage or farmhouse. Fresh herbs from the garden and lovely shared kitchen. Beautifully designed communal areas. We stayed in the house truck which was surprisingly comfortable.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 November 2015

A real gemstone of a place set in beautiful surroundings a little off the beaten track just before Little River. We were part of a wedding party 20 strong who stayed for 2 nights. The surroundings were absolutely beautiful. The Yerts were surprisingly spacious and the beds were very comfortable. Various other modes of accommodation are also available. The amenities...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Okuti Garden

Address: 216 Okuti Valley Road | Little River, Christchurch, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms closer to toilets better for the gals!”
  • Yurt accommodation
 of 5 bubbles Sukamakan, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
“WiFi is available in the communal 'hang out' area.”
 of 5 bubbles Chaps65, 17 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Very very limited wifi”
 of 5 bubbles heykuri, 10 Dec 2014 | Read review
“The yurt was beautiful and was our clear favourite, but the house truck had its own shower and was much closer to the toilet if you need it in the middle of the night!”
  • Wonderful garden
  • Inside the Lower Yurt
  • Inside the large garden yurt
  • Teepee!
  • Inside the teepee!
  • Yurt in the garden
  • Solar shower - too cold in April!
  • Lovely touches everywhere
 of 5 bubbles Graybu, 14 Apr 2013 | Read review
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