Take the famous Spa Road nearly to the end to find this resort spread across 20 acres of grounds. The main attraction here are the thermally heated swimming facilities with a brand new pool complete with a swim up bar and cafe. Check in at the resort style reception at the gate, which includes a well stocked shop and booking service for local tourist attractions. Each of the 140 spacious powered campsites have a tap and sump and there is an equal number of tent sites. The modern facilities include immaculately kept kitchens that open to attractively paved BBQ patio, and a separate building has a cosy TV room with large screen Sky TV and a well-equipped games room alongside. The extensive ablutions include unisex family, baby and disabled access bathrooms and three laundries. This camp has families well catered for, with the largest jumping pillow in NZ, as well as a smaller one for the littlies, enjoy the two tennis courts (night-lit), great kids adventure playground, and trampolines. A dump station, DVD hire, and wifi are provided, as well as pedal cars and bikes for hire. Your hosts are Lloyd and Trish Lusty and their team. Powered sites are from $25 per person and non-powered sites are from $16 per person. Peak seasonal rates apply.
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Number of tent sites - 16 Camp near a stream, beside lush forest. Walk the Totara track and to the Forest Tower. Scenic drives or biking, tramping and hunting.
Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.
Number of tent sites - 21 (15 sites are suitable for campervans) This is a peaceful campsite beside a stream on the edge of the National Park. Explore the park on the Whakapapaiti Track,
Fires permitted in designated fire places and only if there is no fire ban. Check rules and fire bans before you light.
Alerts Modified Date: 2023-11-25 > Expect changed conditions and damage
Adult (18+ years): $10 per night
Child (5–17 years): $5 per
Infant (0 - 4 years): free
Pay at the time of booking.
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
This campsite, on the western shores of the Waikato River, is perfect for swimming, picnicking, fishing and other water sports.
Number of non-powered tent sites - 50.
A 20 minute drive from Otorohanga or Te Awamutu.
The camp has 2 boat ramps but no showering facilities.
This award winning 5-Star Thermal Resort overlooks Lake Taupo/Tongariro National Park. With an great range of Accommodation. Big Bounce Air Pad, free WiFi, Hot Springs & Water Park, water-playground & day spa.
Facilities include lake view villas, superior lodges, chalets, family Motels, holiday park cabins, camper van, & tent sites. big bounce air cushion
Adjacent to iconic Taupo DeBretts Hot Springs, waterpark with three heated hydro slides & interactive zero depth warm water playground. Under cover barbecue facilities. Guests receive discounts to use the pools.
From manicured tranquil bush-clad grounds, this park’s outlook over the
serene Blue Lake is magnifcent. A 10 minutes drive from Rotorua, the park
rises gently up a terraced valley behind the offce/store entrance and just
across the road from a gorgeous white sandy beach. The 160 or so sites are
hedged or sheltered by native trees, and the park is criss-crossed with paths
and paved roadways for easy access. The whole 14 acre complex has a well
cared for appearance and is serviced by three kitchens, one being quite new,
roomy free showers, and modern toilet blocks and laundries. A disabled access
suite is provided and there’s a spa pool too. Enjoy your meals in the communal
dining room or cook in the covered BBQ garden. The two playgrounds have
trampolines, plus towards the rear of the camp is a recreation room with TV
and internet, with another separate TV lounge. A dump point, internet access and payphone are available, and if you tire of the scenery, hire canoes, kayaks
or arrange a local sight-seeing tour. Your hosts are Sheryl and Brian Murray. A tent site will cost from $40 for two people or a powered site from $45 for two people. Seasonal rates apply.
Located on a 120 acre property at Tikitere,15 km from central Rotorua, this
camp includse an extensive range of activities such as heated and cold pools,
a lake amongst surrounding farmland, bush walks, glow worms, kayaking, tennis
and horse riding by arrangement. More exciting activities such as archery, slug
guns, and a climbing wall, but the camping facilities are minimal with the kitchen,
showers, and toilets all situated some distance from the actual camping area.
There is however disabled facilities, plentiful water and dump station, as well
as plenty of shady trees around the 16 powered sites camping sites, and many
tent sites. A Christian youth camp that caters mainly to groups, weekends are
best for short term stays. Powered from $20 for two adults, non-powered for
$15 for two adults.
Halfway between Taupo and Turangi, you will fnd one of the most scenic
camps around. Stretching along the shores of Lake Taupo is this popular, largecapacity camp with around 267 sites. The lakeside sites have ready water
access, shady kowhai trees and are handy to the boat ramp, ideal for watersporting families. Across the road, the camp stretches up a sheltered valley
with sites grouped on several levels that offer maximum privacy and lake
views. All the amenities are spotlessly clean, smart and well-equipped, with
four kitchens, three laundries and four ablution blocks (with metered showers
and disabled access). Other amenities include a dump point, fsh cleaning areas,
boat storage and well stocked camp store with fshing supplies. Your hosts are
Brent and Jenny McIntosh, and all sites are from $19 to $22 per person. Please
note that seasonal rates apply
Deanna have put a lot of work into making this camp something a bit special. Not content with run of the mill, they have made the upgrades quirky and memorable. The modernised amenities are lovely and clean, have key-pad access, good free showers, and facilities for the disabled. The kitchen includes a TV as well as all the appliances you need, and for a small charge crockery is also available. A nice undercover area behind the kitchen is where the BBQs and outdoor dining are situated. There is a well stocked shop in the reception area, a short walk to the renowned Liquorice Cafe, and only 15 minutes from the relaxing Tokaanu hot pools. Pets are by arrangement only. Sites cost from $18 per adult, $9 for children under 14 years, one and under are free. Please note that seasonal rates may apply.
A beautiful motel complex, just across the road from the shopping centre and
off SH1, is home to 22 grass mobile home sites with large mature trees. The
camp amenities are light and bright with a micro-laundry and lounge. There is
plenty to do here with a tennis court, swimming pool, spa and sauna, as well
as a lovely covered BBQ area close to the pool. The Tongariro River with its
abundance of trout is close by, and your catch can be taken care of in the fsh
room and smokehouse. Wif is provided as well as a dump station, and an
on-site licensed restaurant and bar is open at 6pm for your dining pleasure .
Your friendly hosts are Craig and Angela, and all sites are from $18 per person.