Tapu Creek Campervan Park

Tapu Creek Campervan Park




52 Rankers Reviews

3 Face-to-Face

5 Camping Grounds

2 Dump Station

2 Thames



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Moritz's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

10$ pP with honesty box at unpowered tent site. Bathroom was clean, Warm shower available. Small outdoor kitchen and BBQ, great sundown view. Would go anyrime again!

Reviewed 2 months ago

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Sophie's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

We (3 people with a tent) arrived on new years eve without reservation and with little hope as every camping area nearby was full but the owners and fellow campers were absolutely lovely and squeezed us in! They even made pizza for everyone in their very own pizza oven!
Went for a swimm in the creek right next to camping, a lively place that we will come back to if we are ever back in nz, we love Tapu creek :)

Two toilets and a hot shower for free, covered Picknick area and fridge to use!

Reviewed 2 months ago

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RKNZ's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Great place friendly owners and we will definitely be going back. Great spot by the creek and swimming holes there. Highly recommended staying there.

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Ryan's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Loved the stream!
Cool set up with the trees surrounding you
Really nice owner

Reviewed 4 months ago

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Gareth's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Stayed one night here. Such a nice place next to a creek. The powered spots around the outside have more privacy and are $15 pp and the inside area $10pp. We actually went for the powered spot even though we didn’t need the power supply. Would highly recommend to anyone! Will be coming back!

Reviewed 4 months ago

Franziska's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Great place directly at a beautiful river. Very quiet spot to relax and stay. 10nzd/PP unpowered, 15nzd powered site/PP. There's also a washing machine (2nzd) and a fridge where you can put your things during your stay. Spotless clean facilities, free shower and open air cooking facilities. In top: The owners are really nice and helpful and you can buy for little Money their own produced veggies. Perfect place 😊

Reviewed 5 months ago

Award-2-24px Congratulations Tapu Creek Campervan Park - Tapu

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Lorraine's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

This was a beautiful site, a bit off the main road and a bit tight for larger motorhomes. But worth the manoeuvring.The amenities were great, but take a torch the walk to them at night is very dark.

Reviewed 12 months ago

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Michelle and Tony

Ranking: 10/10

Stumbled upon this beautiful spot, right on the creek. Quiet, great ammenitites and a super friendly host. My only regret is we didn't stay longer. The stream was refreshing and sleeping with the sound of running water and wildlife was relaxing. Definitely recommend this little treasure on the hillside 😍

Reviewed about 1 year ago