Opunake Beach Holiday Park

Opunake Beach Holiday Park

Opunake Beach Holiday Park


178 Rankers Reviews

14 Face-to-Face

12 Camping Grounds

15 Dump Station

1 Opunake

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Opunake Beach Holiday Park - We're Right By The Beach!

Stunning West Coast Location
Opunake, a small town on the coast of Taranaki, New Zealand features stunning views of the coastline and the iconic mountain. Opunake Kiwi Holiday Park has a unique beachfront location in a sheltered sandy bay surrounded by crimson Pohutukawa trees – it’s a popular summer camping spot for families, couples and groups!

Accommodation Options:
We have a range of affordable accommodation including campsites, campervan or RV parks , cabins & self contained units. Opunake carries a 4 star Qualmark rating and Bronze Enviro Award offers modern communal amenities and wheelchair access. Enjoy the great kiwi outdoors in a beach environment where children can play safely at the adjacent playground, complete with a toddler’s paddling pool!

An array of activities for the whole family
Opunake is known as “the home of the big wave” and features an artificial surf reef. The famous Surf Highway 45 runs straight through this quirky coastal town where there are great surfing and fishing opportunities all year round! Opunake is a fantastic base to participate in one of the many colourful local events such as the Beach Carnival, Garden Festival, Yarn Bomb and AmeriCarna and why not give Claybird Shooting a go – good fun for all the family!

The Great Opunake Walkway is on our doorstep covering coastal and lake walking. Various shops, cafes, a local movie theatre and swimming pool are all within walking distance from the holiday park and Opunake's 18-hole golf course is just minutes away. Murals throughout the town celebrate local history and heritage walks will take you past some of the area’s most significant sites and scenery.

Julian and Shelly welcome you to stay with us here in beautiful Opunake – we're right by the beach!


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Operating Season And Hours

Open all year round!
Reception is open from 8.30am to 8pm every day!


Showing 13 reviews of 177.

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Grant Koedyk

Ranking: 9/10

Great people to deal with. Manage school trips well. Very enjoyable time. Facilities clean and tidy. Would stay again

Reviewed about 1 month ago and experienced in June 2021

Kellie's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Lovely little spot to have spent the time. The host could not have been friendlier upon our arrival and with suggestions for places to see whilst in town and onwards. The cabin was set up nicely, small for a family but adequate. Did not use the kitchen but it looked huge. Bathroom was clean with numerous showers and toilets, however the showers were on a timer which made it a bit painful.

Reviewed about 1 month ago

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sherry kemp

Ranking: 9/10

we organized to arrive early in the morning and everything was very wet and grass spoungy but that was due to the very heavy rain we were greeted with friendly smiles and nothing was too much trouble. The facilities are very clean. The only thing we commented on and probably due to the very cold days the shower needs to be pressed every few seconds and as the shower block to quite open it was extreemly cold when showering. Fine in the summer. everything else was great.

Reviewed about 1 month ago

Alex's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

The staff are friendly and accommodating, the massive facilities are incredibly well kept and clean. Easy layout of the grounds, and an awesome playpark for the little ones makes this a must-stay for families. Waking up to native birdsong was amazing! You can start the walks around Opunake right from the campground, the adorable town is just up the hill a few minutes walk for all your groceries. We will be back!

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Bruce Dear

Ranking: 8/10

Enjoyed the stay. Amenities were clean and tidy. Staff very helpful.

Reviewed 3 months ago

Oliver's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Clean rooms, helpful staff.

Reviewed 5 months ago

Keagan's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Very clean and tidy, had a very pleasant stay

Reviewed 6 months ago

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Maria's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

We stayed at a powered site as a couple. We enjoyed our stay very much. We didn't use the kitchen much cause we stayed in our RV. Very nice sized kitchen. Large shower/toilet amenities. Good flowing showers even though it's on timer for about a minute but u just keep pushing the tap. Apart from the beach just across the road, the park is a very handy to lots of coastal walkways and points of interest i.e the lake, Waiaua River, etc. Close to the town. The only small gripe I have is about the dump station infront of the camp is that the tap should have attached to it a small hose just long enough to wash out the toilet cassette so that it minimises splashes to be on the safer side. Would love to return

Reviewed 6 months ago

Kate's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Great holiday park, lovely clean cabin with everything we needed. Good barbecue facility and ideal location

Reviewed 6 months ago

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Vanessa Were

Ranking: 9/10

Clean and tidy, great staff, great service but would have been better if the shop was open in the off season too😁

Reviewed 6 months ago

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lorraine pratt

Ranking: 9/10

Was a great place to stay with clean facilities .
Staff very friendly and helpful.
Look forward to staying again.

Reviewed 6 months ago

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John Reardon

Ranking: 9/10

I stayed at Openakie beach camping ground on Thursday last week. Very welcome grounds loverly. But ameanatity were beautiful just so well keeled. I will be back to stay longer next time.

Reviewed 6 months ago

Michelle's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Lovely place, good facilities- very clean and tidy. Excellent friendly staff. Third visit and will keep returning!

Reviewed 7 months ago