South End Railway Station Carpark...

South End Railway Station Carpark, Kaikoura

Overnight Campervan Parking


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11 Kaikoura

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- Camping for free in a certified self-contained vehicle is allowed for a maximum of 1 night in
any four week period.
- Vehicles must park within defined spaces.
- One vehicle per space.
- All personal effects must be kept within the vehicle.

- Marked spaces only.
- Maximum 6 vehicles.
- Maximum vehicle length 5 metres.
- Normal parking rules apply 8.30am – 5.30pm.


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South IslandKaikoura RegionKaikoura


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Anonymous's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

FYI, only campers up to 5m length allowed in it (beautiful spot though)

Reviewed 25 days ago

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Ranking: 10/10

Great spot right on the beach.

Little bit of a walk to the bathroom but a small price to pay for waking up to a sea view.

Credit the the local council for making this available.

Reviewed about 1 month ago

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Ying's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

One of our favourite freedom camping spots in the South Island. Right by the pebble beach with wonderful views of sea, mountains and sunset. It was only a few minutes walk to the public toilets (at the other carpark) and the town shops. There was a bit of noise from the trains in the morning but overall a very good spot

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Jav M

Ranking: 10/10

We set our camper on the edge of a pebble beach with gorgeous views of the mountains. Watched the sun set behind the mountains and woke up to a beautiful sunrise over the water. By far the best spot in this area! Would highly recommended!

Reviewed 8 months ago