Rainforest Retreat

Rainforest Retreat

Franz Josef Glacier



228 Rankers Reviews

100 Face-to-Face

35 Camping Grounds

48 Dump Station

18 Franz Josef Glacier



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Just a guy

Ranking: 10/10

Nice staff, very good value for money! Much better than the camping next door and also cheaper when traveling with a baby as the neighbouring camping charges even for 0 years old babies.

Reviewed 2 months ago

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Maria's avatar


Ranking: 6/10

Ok site but some sites are very small - our first we could not even open the doors on our small jucy condo... but we could change after complaining.

Just gravel sites so no nice place to sit around your car but bbq area is nice

I paid more for booking online than the lady next to me just dropping in...

Reviewed 2 months ago

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Kerry's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

$45 for a night with a campervan on a powered site. (2 adults, kids under 4 free)
Really lovely setting with the sites spread out between towering ferntrees giving a real rainforest feel. Nice kitchen and eating area. Free BBQ facilities right in front of the children's play area which was brilliant.
Showers and toilets were decent but small.
Short walk to the hot pools so we didn't actually need to use the camp showers.

Reviewed 3 months ago

Peter's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Great campsite, we had a powered site which was quite secluded. Access to the shared jacuzzi included. Decent bbq area but needs to have better cleaning equipment. Toilets and showers fantastic, free to use hair dryers and straighteners in the female ones. We didn’t book as hadn’t planned to stay but our hike was cancelled and they had space.

Reviewed 4 months ago

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Anna-Lena's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Really nice campground with all facilities needed. The parking lots are quite next to each other. So with the small baby in out Campervan we hope that our neighbors were all right 😅
But apart from that very good experience

Reviewed 5 months ago

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Inge and Tonnie

Ranking: 7/10

Nice campground, but small pitche, very close together. There are 6 female showers not 2. There is an extra building behind the extra mens block. Facilities are old. Wifi works fine during the day, not fast. But at night it is not good at all. Probably to busy with users. Price is 48 dollars for 2 for powered site. They don't have non-powered sites. In town, so close to shops and restaurants. Staff is friendly. Steep price for what you get.

Reviewed 5 months ago

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Olivia's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Nice place but dirty ladies showers (only 2) and kitchen not well equipped (no ustensils): only hob and microwave. Did not try restaurant as it was expensive (>$26 for basic pizza). Spa pool looked nice but did not use it.

Reviewed 6 months ago

Jeff's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Good facility, close to everything in Franz Josef.

Reviewed 6 months ago