Filled with breathtaking mountains, exotic coastlines and rich marine life, Kaikoura is indeed a home of beauty.
A one stop destination for camping and holiday parks ideal for families, travelers and group trips. Camping features include: Campervan parks, motel units, cabins, tent sites and great kitchen facilities all situated within the perfect view of stunning landscapes that surrounds it. Camping in Kaikoura could be fun especially when you come in contact with a team of professionally trained staff who will make sure your stay is worthy.
7 BEST CAMPING SITES IN KAIKOURA
Alpine – Pacific Holiday Park
This exotic park is one of the best places in Kaikoura to have a great camping experience. The features include motel units, free swimming pool and hot tub, RV and tent campervan sites, affordable accommodation options, cabins. By pre-arrangement, pets can also be brought along. Surrounded by land, sea, sporting adventures and cultural attractions. Renowned as the home of New Zealand’s whale watching, it has a beautified natural environment
Waiau Motor Camp
Located at North Canterbury, in the oldest Township with rich history. Landmarks such the historic woolshed and the form jail are some of the lookouts. Features include: The cabins that were used by the Nasella Tussanite workers in the 1960s, Unpowered and powered sites and other regional attractions. Just a 35 minutes drive from Hanmer Springs and you are in Waiau Motor Camp.
Hanmer Springs Forest Camp
Known as a smoke free camp, ideal for travelers, individuals, families and groups. Great features like the historic forestry huts, self contained units, full accessible lodge with 5 kitchens and a good number of cabins. This wonderful place is also ideal for trampers, mountain bikers, motorcycle clubs and walkers.
Anchor Inn Motel
Located on the Kaikoura waterfront and having most of its rooms facing the Pacific Ocean, the Anchor Inn is simply a stylish and modern paradise. Features like well equipped studios, fully self – contained that are double- glazed and climate controlled for enjoyment and convenience. The Anchor Inn won a Tripadvisor certificate of excellence and 4+ Qualmark star rating.
Surrounded with Magnificent gardens and 28 recently built guest rooms all ensuite and private. One significant feature is its homely Irish bar which is filled with refined and brewed wines from Ireland. Features such as newly built onsite campervan park with 43 power sites and a good number of cabins and motels.
Canopy Camping Escapes
Located halfway between Kaikoura and Blenheim and a 3 hours drive from Christchurch. Camp Kekerengu as it is fondly called lies majestically on the Kaikoura coast surrounded by beef and sheep farms including the Ngaio Downs. A perfect campsite for where you can view the ocean from your luxury tent. It has 3 largely built tents ideal for group camping.
Kaikoura Peket Beach Holiday Park
With breathtaking Mountain and Ocean views coupled with powered sites, this Kaikoura’s only Beachfront Holiday Park is a place to be in. The tent sites are surrounded by native trees and has features like mini- golf, cabin accommodation, flying fox, playground and real fruit Ice Creams.