Otamarakau Beach Access

Otamarakau Beach Access

Overnight Campervan Parking


6 Rankers Reviews

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5 Te Puke

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Right by the beach.


A private, beachside parking spot for self contained vehicles. There is a 3 night maximum stay in any 4 week consecutive period at this site. The 4 consecutive weeks begin from the first overnight stay.


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North IslandBay of PlentyTe Puke


  • Freedom Camping
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Toni McConnochie's avatar

Toni McConnochie

New Zealand

Ranking: 9/10

Nice place. Close to railway line but beautiful view looking out the other way! Not actually a free site - cost $10 a nite but was sure worth it. The camp caretaker was very friendly and helpful.

Reviewed 6 months ago

Michelle's avatar


Ranking: 6/10

Hi, rankers app says it's free, however it is $10.00 per night/day.
Nice spot. But should not be listed as free.

Reviewed 12 months ago

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matmatoo's avatar


Ranking: 1/10

Yesterday we checked out the camp site only to be met with an INCREDIBLY rude man, who told us to leave immediately in an very rude and aggressive manner. We did not expect such a disgusting attitude - we won't ever be camping here, and will definitely be telling others of our experience.

Reviewed about 3 years ago

Lily's avatar


Ranking: 5/10

Now overpriced at $10 a night per vehicle, no facilities, no shade but nice location.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Bob Fontaine

Ranking: 7/10

Cost is $5 per stay. About 30 spots but no shade. Entrance is not signposted. Can take large vehicles. Popular with locals for fishing. Caretaker most of the year on site. Private property. No facilities.

Reviewed about 6 years ago

Graeme's avatar


New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

A great friendly spot on the beach for self contained vans. Some sites have good views of the ocean. It can be a little noisy with the logging trains passing close behind the camp. Good fishing for surf casters and kontiki fishers.

Reviewed over 6 years ago