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Reviewed 3 days ago

No guidance! No service! What a shame on a beautiful track! should have a guidance service to introduce and lead.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Griffinl28
Reviewed 1 week ago

Five stars doesn't seem enough. This was one of the most well planned, professional, valuable, thought provoking experiences I've ever participated in. Steffan was an unforgettable lead guide, his font of knowledge about the area and its history was thorough and masterful. The track itself...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SurgeonUFO
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Although we walk a lot we were a bit apprehensive before starting the walk as we have never walked long distances with a pack before but no worries you are only carrying your overnights clothes and any other personal items. Everything else, including bedding and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank awizzbang
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2018

Kia ora awizzbang Thanks very much for taking time to place a review on your Hollyford 3 Day Wilderness Experience. We're so pleased to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with Amy and Pam and the lodge hospitality as well as the flora and...More

Reviewed 21 November 2018

One of the best trips I have done. Fantastic scenery, Aimee and Robyn wonderful guides and soo knowledgeable about the flora, fauna and history of the area. The lodge hosts were very good, the food great!! Thanks also tomour Jet boat driver!, Our co walkers...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Margaret W
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Kia ora Margaret W Many thanks for the review of your Hollyford 3 Day Experience, we're so glad to hear you had such a great time. It sounds like you timed things perfectly with both the penguins being in residence and a full three days...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018

We walked the Hollyford on a guided tour, and would highly recommend it. After spending the day walking through spectacular scenery you are met by hot showers, comfortable accomodation and superb food and wine - if you're a vegetarian you will be well catered for.More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank TeamBarton
Lucy_L_NTT, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Kia ora TeamBarton Many thanks for taking the time to place a review on your guided Hollyford experience. It's great to hear you enjoyed the scenery (and the hot showers!) as well as the hospitality at our private lodges. Thanks again and safe travels. Ngā...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Booked through Hiking NZ, this was a wonderful trek. The first day was quite long, and although it was listed as an easy trek, probably due to the lovely overnight accommodation, a reasonable level of fitness is required. The scenery was spectacular along the entire...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank GenevieveMaria
Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Kia ora GenevieveMaria Many thanks for your review of your Hollyford experience, it's great to hear you enjoyed your time with us. The scenery is pretty special in the valley and we are very proud to be able to guide through this incredible part of...More

Reviewed 22 March 2018

A 3 day hike in rainforest on the beautiful West Coast of the South Island of NZ. Must be reasonably fit.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank takapuna14
Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Kia ora takapuna14 Many thanks for taking the time to place a review on your Hollyford experience. It's great to hear you found it enjoyable and the scenery to be beautiful. Ngā mihi Lucy

Reviewed 2 March 2018

The Hollyford hiking trail can be done guided or going by yourselves; we decided that we would opt for the second option. Trips and Tramps transported us to Milford Sound and then we were flown into Martins Bay airstrip. The short walk to Martins Bay...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Kia ora 8623PaulineS Thanks for your review and glad you enjoyed your time on the Hollyford Track. Ngā mihi Lucy

Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We were very lucky with the weather, the group and the guide. Not cheap but you get what you pay for. Special thanks to Graham Scott, our guide. His story telling and knowledge of fauna and flora is inspiring.More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank bbrichau
Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Kia ora bbrichau Many thanks for taking the time to place a review on your Hollyford 3 Day experience. We're so glad that you enjoyed your time in the valley with Graham, we are lucky to have a bunch of very passionate and experienced guides...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Wow - this is a truly fantastic Guided 3 day walk that included jet boating and a scenic helicopter flight! We are Kiwis and have done other walks in the area the "hard way" (Milford, Routeburn, Keplar) so this was a first for us. Having...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank KB0007
Lucy L, Marketing Manager at Hollyford Track, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Kia ora KB0007 Thanks so much for taking the time to place a review on Trip Advisor. We're so pleased to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your trip and learned some stories along the way from Graeme. The Hollyford is certainly a very special place and...More

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chvrche5
2 June 2018|
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Response from bbrichau | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. That should be ok yes, if the weather is fine
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Pjm181
11 September 2017|
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Response from LizW_13 | Reviewed this property |
As a keen hiker (or tramper as they're called in NZ) a proper hiking boot will not just give ankle support but also prevent toes being bruised if the ankle is well supported & give better grip on slopes. You walk 19km on the... More
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suntrace
28 August 2017|
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Response from Nzedfi |
Hi Guided Walks New Zealand, which is part of Ngai Tahu Tourism, run the Three day guided walk in the Hollyford. You can check their Hollyfordtrack website for more information and to book online.
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