Kiwi Cottage (Self Contained) Sleeps 7, in one double and 5 singles $90 per couple per night. $19 extra adult, $10 extra children under 13 years, $10 for infants. 6 Large Cabins, sleeps 4-5, in 1 double and 2-3 singles $65 per couple per night Small Double Cabin, sleeps 2 in 1 double bed $55 per couple per night. 2 Small Twin Cabins, sleep 2, in 2 single beds $55 per couple per night.
Set beside the Whanganui River, nestled amongst the native trees, this delightful camp is about 4km south of Taumarunui. Spacious sites, around 30 with power and many more for tents, the camp has great eye-appeal at a great price. All facilities are basic, but clean and very tidy. Of special mention is the well established kitchen and herb garden, Happily independent and a park with personality there brochure says, and that is what you will find. Everything you need is provided in the kitchen, with plenty of seating for dining, and a nice patio outside with BBQs. Nearby is a good childrens' playground, an internet cabin with wireless hotspot, and a laundry. The ablutions are in the same block as the kitchen and are clean and tidy, with good showers. There is ready access to fishing, hunting, jet boating, kayak trips, rail cart and bush walks, there is also good swimming is to be had in the river that loops about the camp. The Forgotten World Highway starts and ends here, and they are a central point for the North Island cycle trails. A dump station is provided and well-behaved dogs are welcome by arrangement. Sites cost $18 per person per night, children 13 years and under are $10, and under four years are $5. Please note NZMCA discounts are available. Your hosts are Phil and Helene and dog Des.