Kowai Pass Domain Camping Ground

Kowai Pass Domain Camping Ground



62 Rankers Reviews

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Shushan's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Great spot, quiet clean and green. Coin operated showers (coin available from Caetaker) were fantastic, clean and great pressure. Caretaker helpful and welcoming.
We were aiming to stop at Arthurs Pass and pushed on for overnighter here. Kitchen basic appliances.

Reviewed 6 months ago

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Thomas neil

Ranking: 1/10

So disappointed, we arrived at 9pm (after realising we had no cash and so bought dinner in the local pub to get some cash back) we parked up after reading that payment would be taken at any time by the caretaker for him to come over and tell us “I’m not checking anybody in at this time, everyone has a phone, you can go back out the gate” of course we understand it was late, we just assumed from all the reviews that we would be able to just pay cash or settle in the morning, we’d have happily left our passports with him as guarantee but he wasn’t interested! Luckily Porters lodge in castle hill are happy to have us arrive and pay in the morning! Make sure you don’t arrive after dark.

Reviewed 7 months ago

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McF's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

What a great little hidden gem. Fantastic very well maintained site with super helpful caretaker. The toilets are spotless, the $1 showers hot the common room unique .Thanks to the caretakers this little wonderland really ‘lights up’ at night. Highly recommended and will stay again.

Reviewed 7 months ago

Barry's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Spotless great grounds. Very helpful caretaker
We enjoyed our stay

Reviewed 7 months ago

Bobj's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

What a great little site, it is very clean and tidy. The toilets are spotless. The caretakers are very friendly and helpfully and keep the site in great condition. It is also very cheap at $25 for a power site.

Reviewed 8 months ago

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Gemma's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Great place and friendly host. Bring cash (you can get cash out from Challenge service station as you pass town). It was $25 for powered site for 2 people. Kitchen has toaster, kettle, microwave etc. Shower is $1 - very clean and great pressure. Would stay again!

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Lynn Chapman

Ranking: 10/10

Can not fault this camping ground.. Great prices, great host, lovely open spaces..

Reviewed over 1 year ago and experienced in February 2020

Linda's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Price: for 2 persons including stream; $25,00
Location: it’s a great location to drive to our from the Arthurs Pass. The camping is cozy
Insects: no
Wc’s: clean
Douche: a perfect, clean and domestic. You must pay $1,00 for 4 minutes good hot water

The owner is very friendly and he had a great camper 😄

Reviewed over 1 year ago