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Bush and Beach

Auckland 0650, New Zealand
+64 9-837 4130
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Small-Group Tour: The Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour from Auckland
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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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Hours Today: 06:00 - 21:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Auckland 0650, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Good day out. Very good scenery and Cathedral cove was excellent. Lunch was a bit dissapointing. A choice of chicken or ham wrap at hot water beach with a piece of cake ( would have expected better / previous reviews talk of lunch in a...More

Thank Andrew B
BushandBeach, Owner at Bush and Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you for taking time to post a review. We apologise if the lunch was not up to your expectations - we have been trialing picnic lunches on busy summer days so that we can spend more time on the beaches and until now, the...More

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing trip. Rob our driver/our guide/guru was awesome. Very very knowledgeable about all sorts of things about Auckland, NZ and the movie franchise. Great operation and very easy to work with. The actual Hobbiton tour? Well for a LOTR/Hobbit fan it was AMAZING. The tour...More

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 13 December 2016

My girlfriend and I took the Coast and Rain forest Walk Eco-Tour from Auckland, it was a wonderful experience to get to know the natural side of Auckland which may not be on everyone agenda when they visit New Zealand, but should. The tour was...More

Thank mblutstein_mb
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We've done three tours with Bush and Beach now, Hobbiton (from Rotorua to Auckland) and Best of Both Worlds (Auckland city and beautiful surrounds). Both times we had Wayne as guide and he was amazing! Very knowledgeable, funny and passionate about his country. Got on...More

2  Thank MinkaJ
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

My Daughter and I visited Hobbiton with Bush and Beach . Wayne made the 2.5 hours drive from Auckland thoroughly entertaining . Many thanks to him too for going the extra mile to retrieve my daughter's phone when she dropped it at the rest stop...More

Thank twinklemelody
Reviewed 12 December 2016

What a great day! I really wanted to visit the Coromandel Peninsula during my time in NZ but I only had one day to do it. I was concerned that this day tour may end up being just a really long day in the car...More

1  Thank Kelsey D
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely time visiting Hobbiton. Tour was informative and the drive there was fun. Lunch and drink at Dragon Inn was very nice.

Thank Dora N
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We took a morning tour of Auckland and a wilderness tour in the afternoon with this company. Our first guide was David and was extremely knowledgable, very friendly and accommodation to all his guests. We thoroughly enjoyed the morning. The afternoon wilderness tour guide was...More

Thank jacques1543
BushandBeach, Owner at Bush and Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Hi Jacques, Thank you for your kind review and I am thrilled that you enjoyed both tours. I am very proud of the quality of our guides and I am glad that they were able to accommodate the clients' requests. That is certainly one of...More

Reviewed 1 December 2016

We were picked up on time. Wayne the tour guide was excellent. He shared a lot of history of Auckland on our way to hobbiton. Had a wonderful tour and a fantastic buffet lunch. I would recommend this company to any one who would love...More

2  Thank Gena B
Reviewed 30 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
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Julie C
28 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
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ggwagaman
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
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Jennifer L
19 September 2016|
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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
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