Lake Benmore Holiday Park

Lake Benmore Holiday Park

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29 Rankers Reviews

8 Face-to-Face

70 Camping Grounds

2 Omarama

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Our 15 boutique camping sites are very spacious (room for a caravan/motorhome and several tents). Each site has a private ensuite bathroom (hot shower/toilet/handbasin), picnic table and drinkable tap water. The Park has lovely shade trees, perfect for the hot summer months. Among the original farm buildings there is a large kitchen with comfy sofas for relaxing. The kitchen is fully equipped with cooking/eating utensils, microwave, oven, fridges/freezers. Laundry available.

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Location

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzieOmarama

Categories

  • Camping Grounds

Operating Season And Hours

The campground is open from mid-September until the end of April

Reviews

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Raphaele

Ranking: 10/10

Perfect spot after a long, hot day of hiking at Mt. Cook. The individual bathroom cabins are the obvious highlight but even without them this place would be a gem: Sites are separated by bushes and trees for privacy, the laundry is good and there's a lot of space to air dry clothes, kitchen was clean and very well equipped. Overall a very cute layout. The only let down was the close proximity to the road but even that wasn't so bad.

Reviewed 29 days ago

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Daniel Schroth

Ranking: 8/10

This is definitely a nice place with a lovely owner. Kitchen and lounge are well-equipped and the ensuite toilet and showers are clean and good enough. Paid 48 NZD for a family with 2 young kids. Unfortunately the site is next to the road and cars go really fast what makes especially nights in a tent not very comfy. This is the reason why I would not stay here any more. The lake is across the road but for a good spot for swimming you have to drive a little.

Reviewed 11 months ago

Lake Benmore Holiday Park responds:

We always let our campers pick their own sites

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laurence airey

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

only stayed one night but it was definitely worth staying there,the individual bathroom was a great feature,great onsite site staff,after briefly driving in and straight out of another site that looked like a dump station,lake benmore was a wonderful revelation

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Walter Neff

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Stayed one night late Jan 2017, very friendly owner and really liked the seperate loos at each pitch. Nice place to stay for a drive up to Benmore Dam then along the Lake Aviemore backroad on the way east.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in January 2017

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Yasmin Jefferies

Ranking: 10/10

This is the nicest campsite we've stayed at in New Zealand. Great location, nice kitchen and we loved having our own toilet/shower cubicle.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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sara hoeflaken

Netherlands

Ranking: 8/10

After a long day at Mount Cook we ended up here. Nice place. Owner is friendly. You have your own little toilet and shower.

Reviewed about 2 years ago

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Szymon Stoma

Ranking: 10/10

Super clean. Friendly staff. Good location. We cycled there, sites are very good for tents. Highly recommended.

Reviewed about 2 years ago

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Pieter-Jan V

Belgium

Ranking: 10/10

This was really a nice campground. Spacious sites with nice trees, a picnictable and a private bathroom on each site. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Kitchen facilities were available, rather basic, but clean. A good place to stay to visit glacier lakes and mount Cook.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago