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Tui Base Camp – the place to Stay, Eat, DrinkPlay & Discover in Tuatapere

Located right in the heart of Tuatapere, you can’t miss Tui Base Camp and you certainly won’t forget it. We’re proud to offer a genuine Southland Kiwi experience to each of our guests. 

With motel and backpacker lodge accommodation, powered and tent camping sites, we have plenty of room to accommodate everyone, from single travellers to families and large groups.

Our restaurant, bar & cafe is open every day serving a variety of local food and drink, including our very own World Famous Tuatapere Sausages.

ACCOMMODATION

Motel Units

Our motel units are warm, comfortable and only a hop skip and a jump away from all of the amenities and shops that you require. Ideal for an overnight or longer-term stay.

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The Lodge

Our Lodge Accommodation is housed within a two-storey building with modern facilities, capable of sleeping up to 60 people at anytime – ideal for large groups.

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Powered / Tent Sites

A grassy, sunny and sheltered area with plenty of space to spread out and enjoy the peace and quiet. Full use of our backpacker facilities means you will have everything you need for a night or 7 away.

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FOOD & DRINK

Tuatapere Restaurant Bar

Restaurant & Bar

Tui Base Camp features a spacious cafe, restaurant and bar where you’ll find something for all the family. Coffee & hot drinks, breakfast, cabinet food, take away or dine in meals from our extensive menu…

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Tuatapere Sausages

Tuatapere Sausages

Tuatapere is known as the sausage capital of New Zealand for good reason; our award winning Tuatapere Sausages™. A stay in Tuatapere wouldn’t be complete without trying our variety of flavours, old and new, all made on site here at Tui Base Camp with local ingredients.

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Thirsty Liquor Tuatapere

Thirsty Liquor

Our Thirsty Liquor store across from the motels offers a wide range of drinks with non-alcoholic, beers, RTD’s, wines and spirits. Every month we feature new specials.

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ATTRACTIONS

Farm Tours

Farm Tours

Come and see a scenic family sheep and beef farm partially surrounded by native bush. View a wide variety of animals, pets and let the locals tell the story this fantastic place.

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Adventure Tours

Adventure Tours

With motel and backpacker accommodation, powered and tent camping sites, we have plenty of room to accommodate single travellers and large groups.

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Group / Stag Days

Team / Stag Days

We have a number of options/packages for what ever your event, from Tours, Clay Bird Shooting, Archery, Target Shooting, Mini Golf as well as many more fun team activities!

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