Cable Bay Campsite

Cable Bay Campsite

Urupukapuka Island


5 Rankers Reviews

4 Face-to-Face

6 Russell


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Situated on a pest free island, so please leave your rats at home! From Otehei Bay, turn right at the end of the wharf and follow the archaelogical walk towards the southern end of the island which takes about 30 mins. Look for the white triangle marker in the bay.


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Hya@nztrip's avatar



Ranking: 9/10

Nice campground and beaches

Reviewed about 6 years ago

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Fahl's avatar



Ranking: 10/10

Incredibly friendly owner, very personal and welcoming; clean amenities, large and well equipped kitchen.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago and experienced in December 2012

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Angela's avatar



Ranking: 9/10

Great beaches.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

Pat's avatar



Ranking: 9/10

Small site, excellent facilities on this site, helpful people.

Reviewed almost 12 years ago and experienced in February 2009

DOC Managed

Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

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Nick Morrison

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