Haumoana Domain

Haumoana Domain

Freedom Camping

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13 Rankers Reviews

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96 Freedom Camping

2 Hastings

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Haumoana Domain Freedom Camping
Lots of space to kick a ball around.

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Free-camping in Haumoana beside the outlet of the Tukituki River, between Hastings and Te Awanga.
Certified self-contained motorhomes and campervans can camp for free at the Haumoana Domain for up to two nights.

Catch the sunrise over the sea from your beachfront room...
In return, respect the environment around you - pack and pack it out; deposit your greywater waste in approved dumpstations.

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Location

North IslandHawkes BayHastings

Categories

  • Freedom Camping
  • Free

Reviews

Bill Johnson's avatar

Bill Johnson

Ranking: 10/10

Stayed here Dec 2018 was told the council had done their duty and thought of the motor home self cont. People. Well done folks

Reviewed 8 months ago

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Clarke family

Ranking: 6/10

The image of the grass is missleading, this gave us the impression you were parking on grass. There were 3 decent parking places on grassy bits near the trees, the rest was effectively gravel.

None the less it ticked all our boxes, off the main road, had space, and some grass for our daughter to run around on. It had a toilet block and bins, but we are self contained anyway so was just used for quick visits.

Only reason to mark it down was for the miss-leading picture and that the nearby other car park had people playing loud music. All in all though, it was free and was quiet when we slept.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Rob Edlin

Ranking: 8/10

Quiet spot 30 metre from the sea. Toilets cleaned and rubbish removed daily. Can get muddy when it's wet. Always has some space available. Most people use Clifton Domain a kilometre or so down the road.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Debbie

New Zealand

Ranking: 6/10

Looked in on this camp but decided to move on, there was very limited places to camp, most the area was blocked off with barriers,and there was some very ruff looking lot camped there in a van and tent that were not self contained.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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GN100

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Good spot close to the beach - relatively quiet.

Reviewed about 4 years ago and experienced in January 2015

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Christina L

Ranking: 9/10

This campground is patrolled by a security company. Don't try to camp there if you're not self-contained.
Otherwise perfect spot. Toilets are clean and it's right next to the water.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

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Jurgen Moors

Ranking: 8/10

Nice little camp ground with toilets, no direct sea view but very quiet, free and clean stayed there in December for 2 nights, perfect starting point for Cape Kidnappers.

Reviewed almost 5 years ago

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Margreth Lydie

France

Ranking: 9/10

Nice place with toilets and water.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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David Restell

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

We popped in here for a couple of nights and really enjoyed it.

+ Free,
+ Clean flush toilets,
+ Quiet,
+ Right next to the beach,
+ Near nice calm lagoon which is safe to swim in,
+ Nice spacious grass area which is good for a kick about.

Reviewed about 6 years ago and experienced in March 2013

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Mike and Caroline

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Unlit car park, some other campers there, clean toilet. Nice spot by the river.

Reviewed over 6 years ago

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Ramon Keller

Switzerland

Ranking: 9/10

Lots of space, simple but very clean toilets.

Reviewed almost 7 years ago and experienced in December 2012

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rich kiimmii

Australia

Ranking: 8/10

A great freebie camp site..toilets are clean and maintained every day by the local council-well done chaps! Has a big grassy area but not a lot of spaces for campers, we shared with another 4 or 5, bit of comings/goings with locals in the car park nearby..dogging and dog walking:) Beach is well bit like an english one really-lots of rocks. Wouldn't fancy swimming here. Is close to Napier and gets extra point cos it is free and has nicely maintained grounds/facilities. Tarot reading gypsy bus with authentic looking gypsy lady parked next to us..was on holidays though and not keen on reading my cards..Dinner was beef stuffed with onion and sage/new potatoes with butter, beans and carrots and another excellent bottle of pinot noir from our great friends in bannockburn. Ole!

Reviewed almost 7 years ago

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Anezka Hlavacova

Czech Republic

Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful place on the beach with toilets, unpaid.

Reviewed over 8 years ago and experienced in March 2011