Mill Creek Bird & Campervan Park

Mill Creek Bird & Campervan Park


28 Rankers Reviews

5 Face-to-Face

20 Farm Experiences

13 Whitianga

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Mill Creek Bird & Campervan Park

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North IslandCoromandelWhitianga


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StevenR's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

As described by others, comfortable, relaxed, quiet and spacious sites, low cost campground - unlimited access to the animal park. Animals were amazing and highlight of the kids holiday. There are two swimming holes in the river across the road which is an added bonus. Facilities have been upgraded from previous comments and were very clean. Caravan dump site on site. Only downside was very dusty for the sites near the road due to the gravel road and passing traffic. Unsealed road 3.5km from highway.

Reviewed 4 months ago

Laurie's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Price is now 20 a nite includes power and bird and animal farm nice area 3;5 Kms off main highway had birds by van on dusk nice overnite stop

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Faye Berry

Ranking: 9/10

My partner and I stayed at mill Creek just last week and found it a lovely place to stay clean, showers are awesome, lovely friendly chatty people
The animals their are amazing. Prices cheap to stay. I would recommend this to anyone traveling in that area.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Katja Silhavy


Ranking: 6/10

Adult 18NZD kid 9NZD is written but took 30NZD like in a top10 ...Idid it cause its for the animals but little bit not nice. .place is ok but kitchen is a bit shower nice but women toilet do not work properly-all 3 have to be repared!
Nice people there and no stress in the morning to go
All place made with love but years ago-need even in winter more care and cleaning

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

C J B's avatar


New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Best stop on the peninsula. Access road mostly unsealed, okay for all. $18pp for site, showers and animal park. Complete steal. Only downside is park isn't maintained like a government zoo but can't imagine that possible with the open fowl greetings, and poo! Take gumboots, it's no joke. Highlights were feeding literal handfuls of Lorikeets, 4ft eel, cuddly bunnies, chatty birds and farm staples. Exotic pheasants go under the radar, but do visit them. No Wifi

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Jeff R's avatar

Jeff R

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Mill Creek Bird & campervan park is a such unique site that I cannot see anywhere else. Birds and farm animals and especially these two lovely parrots saying hello and goodbye. The site has clean facilities, unlimited hot water and is very cheap.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Achim Stegmann

Ranking: 9/10

This birdpark and campground is really worth its price. We had a cabin with our 2 kids for 40 dollars. Tent is only $4nzd cheaper. Good entertainment for the kids. Facilities are really clean. Only minus: Minigolf and playground are quite old and rundown.

Reviewed about 6 years ago

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Kathryn Marr

Ranking: 8/10

A nice change on a holiday full of beaches and crowds, this is five minutes off the main road into the hills on an unpaved but smooth road. Well set out campsite and our 2 year old loved all the animals and the playground. Peacocks, duck and geese ate with us at every meal. This is an awesome off the track experience. Be aware that the large number of birds (it is a bird park) means any flat surface is likely to have its share of poop. No different to a day at the lake. If you let this put you off you'll be missing out on a great experience. Kitchen and facilities more than adequate. Unmetered hot showers worth it all by themselves.

Reviewed over 6 years ago