Matawai Camp Ground

Matawai Camp Ground



6 Rankers Reviews

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Blu Ice

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

This is our second stay. The campground is great. Nice people who run it. Clean and newish facilities. Has a friendly cat and resident weka. Cheap. Will stay again when passing this way. There is a nice walk to be explored to.

Reviewed 5 months ago

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Ranking: 10/10

One of the best campsite i have seen in NZ (i have seen more than 30 campsites), clean facilities: hot shower, complete kitchen with even an oven, free unlimited wifi and all this for 12$ per person for an unpowered site

Reviewed 6 months ago

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Robyn Irons

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

This is the 2nd time staying at the Matawai Camp Ground since the new owners took over. Very reasonably priced, exceptionally pleasant and helpful hosts, great facilities on offer. A little gem that's worth supporting. Dog friendly.

Reviewed about 2 years ago

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Ronald Shapley

New Zealand

Ranking: 9/10

stayed one night before riding bicycle down motu road..great kitchen. nice showers.very cheap for our unpowered site...

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Blu Ice

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

The campground is under new people. It's clean, the facilities look new to me. The new owners are friendly. Had a good night's rest there before heading in for a tramp nearby.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Ranking: 5/10

I came from Whakatane by bicycle and was very tired when arriving. The place was very lonely and although I got a hot shower I had to pay NZD 25 just for one person and the tent. The place was old, dirty and really by far the worst camp site I have ever seen.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

Matawai Camp Ground responds:

Now under new management, we are sorry you had a bad experience here. We are determined to provide upgraded services and pricing to future visitors