‘self-contained unit, cabins and backpacker dorm rooms available’ Price range from $150.00 per night for 2 people – to $30.00 per night per person.
Located in Marahau one hour from Nelson and at the southern end of the Abel Tasman National Park. Something special in rural camping here as you soak up the peaceful environment of this delightful setting. Stroll through native bush, swim in the fresh water swimming holes, or wander through to the golden sand beaches. From the leafy bowers, to the large sites in the Bull Paddock, this is a place to make your escape. Divided into two camping area, both have large dividing trees and shrubs. Near the shop and office, is a domestic-size service block, great for large groups, and secure parking is provided across the road for those on expeditions. Further down the lane are 35 large private power sites, individually hedged, with flowering borders and a central banquet-size eating pavilion. There is a ranch-style unisex ablution block that includes a disability toilet, all in spotless condition. The kitchen has gas hobs, refrigerators, freezers, a microwave oven and filtered water, as well as BBQ areas located by the kitchens. An automatic washer and a dryer are in the laundry alcove and internet facilities are available. Resident livestock include friendly cats, dogs, llamas, and the occasional inquisitive cow. Only a 400m walk to the entrance of the Abel Tasman National Park, and not much further the beautiful water front. There are regular and on-demand bus services to Marahau from local towns and Nelson, as well as water taxi services based in Marahau. Your friendly hosts are the Macdonald family. Powered sites from $45.00 per night for 2 adults
Non powered tent sites from $17.00 per adult per night Children 5-14yr from $8.50 each per night. Please note that seasonal rates apply.
Ooops forgot to say the under 5yr are free for camping