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Bush and Beach

Auckland 0650, New Zealand
+64 9-837 4130
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Bush and Beach is Auckland's premier small-group tour company. Daily award-winning tours take you to Auckland's coastal rain forest, wild black sand beaches, untamed Great Barrier Island, Coromandel Peninsula, Hobbiton and Waitomo area. Our experienced guides provide an interactive, unforgettable experience, including walks in lush rainforest, on awe-inspiring surf beaches, to lush wetlands and beautiful waterfalls.
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Auckland 0650, New Zealand
+64 9-837 4130
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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely awesome tour. Wife and I enjoyed every minute of our trip! The guides Wayne and Dawn were extremely funny and informative. Would highly recommend this tour to anyone.

1  Thank Steven P
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Great tour of the rainforest and the mountains, as well as the blacksand beach. David and Tony were guide and driver and were great. They were friendly, funny. I learned a lot about the unique New Zealand flora and fauna and its history. Would highly...More

1  Thank goduke2016
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We were collected from our place of work by Wayne who is a real character transported down to Hobberton. Well worth a visit. We had an excellent lunch. An all round absolute corker of a day. Can't reccommend it enough.

1  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely loved this tour! Allan was a great guide and Dawn was a fantastic driver. Visited a lot of amazing places and learned a lot about New Zealand's ecosystem and the types of plants/trees that grow there. The tour was just long enough to make...More

Thank lindsaymair
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Had a wonderful time, tour guide (Wayne) was knowledgeable and interesting about all sorts of things on the way to Hobbiton. the time spent at Hobbiton was excellent and did not feel rushed or over crowded. Left the tour with a big smile on my...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We were promptly picked up at our hotel in Aukland for a tour to Hobbiton. We had a stop along the way for snacks and bathroom break. The scenery along the way was beautiful and we were so lucky to have beautiful weather. The Hobbiton...More

Thank Joyce H
BushandBeach, Owner at Bush and Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to post a review Joyce and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your tour to Hobbiton. For anyone reading this and wanting to book our Auckland/Hobbiton/Rotorua one way option, please note that the buffet lunch is not normally included...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016

This short trip was the best decision we made with our concierge. We got to see Piha Beach, which was so beautiful, and the drive to the next destination (waterfalls/rainforest tour) was very pretty. Thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon during this tour and recommend it to...More

1  Thank anisaAffetto
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

After an early start our guide Rob took us on our Hobbiton tour. He was very informative and knowledgable. The service was excellent and all in all it was a fantastic day out. Highly recommended.

Thank Steph_AV123
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This was selected for us by Trailfinders as one of the best tours to the Coromandel Peninsula and it didn't disappoint. When guide Sean turned up to ferry only the two of us on the day in the minibus, combined with decent weather, Sean's excellent...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 29 October 2016

and as we continued to travel, we noted a lot of things we learned from our awesome tour guide, "John Wayne" Thomas. He was humorous, very excited and knowledgable about the natural environment - animals, plants - and enjoyed sharing it with us. My favorite...More

1  Thank ImSuperfly
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Julie C
27 January 2017|
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Response from KrystleBT | Property representative |
Hi Julie, We cannot promise a waterfall but we do endeavour to visit one on each trip. Thanks Krystle Bush and Beach
4 January 2017|
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Response from KrystleBT | Property representative |
Hi there, We are fully booked for these dates but if you wanted to email us with your contact details we can let you know if seats become available. Sorry I am unable to share an email address through this portal but you... More
Jennifer L
18 September 2016|
Response from BushandBeach | Property representative |
Good Morning Jennifer, Yes our tour just visits Hobbiton. We cannot pick up from the Waldorf St Martins as access is quite tight for our vehicles but we can pick you up from the lower lobby of the Langham Hotel which is... More