Tui Base Camp

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Free WiFi
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Overview of Tui Base Camp

Tui Base Camp

3.0 star property

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
4 Mcfeely St, Tuatapere, Southland, 9620

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationClifden Suspension Bridge13 min drive
  • Popular LocationLake Hauroko69 min drive
  • Popular LocationOreti Beach80 min drive

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About this area


Located in Tuatapere, Tui Base Camp is in the city centre and near the beach. Local points of interest include Clifden Suspension Bridge. Explore all the area has to offer with ecotours, hunting and cave exploring.

What's nearby

  • Clifden Suspension Bridge - 13 min drive
  • Lake Hauroko - 69 min drive
  • Burt Munro - 70 min drive
  • Bill Richardson Transport World - 74 min drive
  • Oreti Beach - 80 min drive


  • Hungry Hippo - 4 min walk
  • Waiau Hotel - 5 min walk

About this property

Tui Base Camp

3-star motel with golf course and free area shuttle
This motel features a golf course, a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free area shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a coffee shop/café and spa services. Rooms offer free WiFi and showers.
Tui Base Camp offers 61 forms of accommodation. This Tuatapere motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Guests can play rounds at the 9-hole golf course.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free local area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM: NZD 10-20 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 9 holes of golf
  • Playground
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli


  • ATM/banking services
  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (1076 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms - 4


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Shower

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Check-in from 2 PM - 9 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox


Pets stay for free
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 10 and NZD 20 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

Reservations are required for spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Tuatapere Motel
Tuatapere Motel Tuatapere
Tui Base Camp Motel
Tui Base Camp Tuatapere
Tui Base Camp Motel Tuatapere
Tuatapere Motel Tuatapere
Tuatapere Motel Motel Tuatapere
Tuatapere Motel Motel

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 4 out of 11 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 11 reviews
4 - Good 27%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 11 reviews
3 - Okay 27%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 11 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 11 reviews
1 - Terrible 9%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
People, staff, meals atmosphere So much added to our Hump Ridge experience. Highly recommended
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
what was really unbearable is the bing bang and slamming doors continually day and nights as room is in a indoor passage and doors were very noisy. otherwise simple and nice,but if you can't sleep there is a problem .
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Disliked: Cleanliness
The cleanliness of the kitchen area was the disappointing part of the stay. The other facilities where up to par
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good central location with everything you could want.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Easy access to shop etc. Cleanliness of the room was ok but windows need attention inside and out. I understand that there is gravel outside but inside needs cleaned. The kitchen tap leaks and did last time we stayed in that room a year or so ago.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020