Kina Beach Reserve Camping Ground...

Kina Beach Reserve Camping Ground



40 Rankers Reviews

16 Face-to-Face

97 Basic Camping

11 Motueka



Kina Beach


Kina Beach Reserve is an awesome spot next to the water. It is split into two: a day area, and a camping area. It is very tidy and organised and has toilets, recycling, taps and BBQ areas all surrounded by a large grassy area and trees.

The reserve is found on the way to the golf course, past vineyards. It is also close to a wicked berry picking spot off the Ruby Bay Highway and has a corner store nearby.


Feature Value Info


South IslandNelson RegionMotueka


  • Basic Camping


  • Unpowered Campsite

    Camping is permitted on the reserve, though stays are limited to four nights (plus statutory holidays).

    Adult $5/day


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Mystery van

Ranking: 10/10

Love it here! Great price! Easy to find! Stunning view, clean toilets! Will defiantly be back! :)

Reviewed about 1 month ago

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Juleen and Gareth

Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful place to stay cheap with lovely friendly caretakers. Will recommend this lovely get away to friends!!! Unfortunately no Kina at Kina beach

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Emma & Tom

Ranking: 10/10

Great little spot, if you get there early enough you can get a beachfront spot. Picnic tables on the beach, 2 toilets blocks (long drop but ok), water for washing dishes and brushing teeth, and a library of lost books looking for love. $5 pppn is an absolute bargain, loved it thanks guys! Newbie UK Jucy campers :)

Reviewed 5 months ago

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New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Fantastic find. We stayed twice it was so good. Loos were clean.
Drinking water treated to high standards.

For the price 10 out of 10.

There is separate camping for tents across the small stream. Away from the vans and cars.
The lady is very friendly.

Reviewed 6 months ago and experienced in January 2019

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Tash & Laura

Ranking: 8/10

Great value. Basic long drop toilet plus running water and sink so for the money very goood! Some pitches on seafront but would need to get there early as it was busy when we stayed

Reviewed 6 months ago

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Ranking: 9/10

Great little hippy campsite and very cheap. Nice people running it but it does fill up quickly. Clean loos. Amazing for $5 pp. No Wi-fi. Wonderful beach and sunrise. Would definitely go back.

Reviewed 7 months ago

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Ranking: 8/10

A lovely place next to the sea. Clean toilets and a cute small library. Definitely come back!

Reviewed 8 months ago

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Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful site, simple but with nice touches, she'll mobiles and tap with soap near Lond drop loos. Warm welcome.

Reviewed 8 months ago