Brighton Domain

Brighton Domain

Overnight Self-contained Campervan Parking


53 Rankers Reviews

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Brighton Domain is open only to self-contained campers, and they can stay a maximum of 2 days there, out by 8.30am.


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Dunedin City Council

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South IslandCoastal OtagoDunedin


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Jrod's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Quiet, off the main road. Close Portaloos. Rubbish bins. Only rated 7/10 due to the smell of the area was pretty bad.

Reviewed 4 months ago

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Alex Geraghty

Ranking: 10/10

Perfect spot. Ideal location as it's an easy 20 min drive to Dunedin to explore and return. Popular but space still available for late arrivals. Quiet, peaceful and great stroll to the beach. Top Spot!

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Alydia's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Loved this chill campsite next to the beach! Heaps of spaces for SSC vans with clean portal loos and a rubbish bin for waste

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Jase's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

A much smaller area to camp now. No longer able to camp along the entire road just a small area as you enter.
Still a top spot for the kids and adult kids to run around.
If coming from the south suggest not coming via Law Road. Very step and a crawl and a half for large campers - We ended up on 1st gear !!

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Brendon's avatar


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Ranking: 6/10

A really nice location, agree there and more than 5 spots, really nice beach / walk. It is a car park off to the side of the access road to the beach and as such we experienced many cars coming and going all night including some racing and drifting in the gravel. Note we were here on a Friday night.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

Linda's avatar


Ranking: 6/10

It was not ore first choice but it was okay. It's was busy and you can stay here till 08.30. Toilet are little bit dirty. It was okay for one night.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Javier Williams

Ranking: 8/10

It is a nice campsite close to a great beach area. The only problem is that there were several young people driving so far after sunset.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

Elaine's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Great place to spend a night or two. Easy to find and park motor home. We spent a wonderful afternoon exploring the rocks and beach. Clean, flushing toilets not too far away. Definitely recommend.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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Alice Anderson

Ranking: 10/10

Great spot looking over the sports field and onto the ocean... clean and plenty of space

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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Hannah Barnes

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

What a place! We loved it there, the beach, the view of the moon rising in the evening and the ease of a restful quiet night.
We didn’t use the onsite facilities as they weren’t overly clean, although it does state you must be fully self contained to stay, so we didn’t mind.
There’s a playground and large field so suitable for children too.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Pat Burns


Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful views if you walk out to the point and beaches. Site was very busy and crowded but the views make up for it. Toilets just okay. Arrive early as it was difficult past 6:00 pm to get a spot.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

Allie's avatar


Ranking: 5/10

Beautiful beachside location, clean toilets, but unfortunately overrun by a local group of troublemakers who were threatening visitors, blocking access to the road leading to the beach, and driving recklessly up and down the camping strip well into the night.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful place very quiet. Full early.
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Reviewed over 3 years ago