Posted: December 15, 2023Categories: About us, Enjoy

A few words from our guests…

While we love sharing our own stories with you, we thought we would take a moment to appreciate and share some of the stories and testimonials left by our lovely guests in our Guest Book that is located in the lodge.


“Absolutely beautiful! What an amazing spot with the best host! Will definitely be back! The Hot Tub was gorgeous, and so was the dome!” Love, Rinna and James

“Amazing 5-Star experience!” Lauren and Shawn

“Stellar experience! Sarah is a keeper! : ) Best service!” Cheers, Gina, Raul, Silvia

“Absolutely stunning and wonderful! Perfect facilities, accommodation, food, and staff. what a gem you have here! Thank you and all the best!” Alfreda

“The stay was an unforgettable one. The dome was so comfortable and luxurious. Breakfast each morning was amazing and all round such a special experience. Would highly recommend this to anyone.” Su-Jin and Duncan

“Thank you for a wonderful stay! The domes are such a special and unique experience. All the staff were lovely and looked after us. Special thanks to Sarah! xxx PS – Harrison says the domes are FANTASTIC!” Nicola and Harrison

“Thank you for welcoming us to the domes. It was simply amazing! We had a wonderful night here. The views are so stunning and we had a great breakfast. Thank you for all the tips, where to go and what to see in New Zealand!” Maria and Pascal

“Thank you Richard and Sarah for an amazing stay. The domes are pure luxury and the hot tub was the perfect way to relax after dinner.” The Duncans, South Australia

“WOW! What an amazing time we have had again! Can’t wait to come back! Will doesn’t want to leave the domes! Hospitality, as always, is second to none. Love meeting all the amazing people from all walks of life. Thank you so much for having us.” Ray, Jenny, Lauren, Bree & Will

“Richard, Sarah, Jerry, and all the staff – Thank you all so much for such an amazing stay! We enjoyed everything so much – from the wonderful meals to the immaculate domes to the fantastic hunting! It will be a trip that we will always cherish and remember! Bless all of you and your families!” Love Jeremy, Kami, Kaylee & Brydee

“Fantastic time with great people! Best trip of our lives and cannot wait to return!” Love, Jason & Melissa, Santa Rosa, California

“First big trip out of the US. Cannot think of a better place to have gone to! The staff are so courteous and kind. Richard and Sarah, the most gracious of people. You are all truly blessed to live in such a beautiful land and to share it with so many people. Thank you. The guides were tremendously kind people. Truly blessed to have them.” Paul Edwards, Michigan, US

“We had such a wonderful time. The domes are amazing! Everything was so thought through from our needs to extras. The friends we have made here are hopefully for a lifetime. Thank you for everything.” Curt & Nikki Green

“Words can’t describe the beauty here! The staff, the owners, Julie the lady tour guide, are all great people. Thank you.” Dawn & Jim

“We finally made it here after waiting three years! Was well worth the wait! Beautiful country. Bree was amazing! Very knowledgable about the wildlife and native plants. Our accommodations were fabulous. The staff and hosts very welcoming and made us feel right at home. Would love to bring our son and his wife back with us to have this experience! than you Glen Dene, we want to come back and experience this again! We welcome you to come to Utah so we can share our corner of the world with you!” Karl & Jeri Albrecht, Utah

“What a wonderful and unique experience! The team are great, the accommodation is luxurious, and the scenery in spectacular. Great start to our New Zealand holiday.” Andrew and Sarah