Port Ohope Boat Ramp

Port Ohope Boat Ramp

Overnight Campervan Parking


21 Rankers Reviews

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2 Ohope

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View of harbour from campsite
Port Ohope Camping -


This one is a goody

Self-contained only. Only 48 hours limit. No dogs. Well monitored, so don't bother staying here unless you're self contained :)


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North IslandBay of PlentyOhope


  • Freedom Camping
  • Free


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iBert's avatar


New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

Quiet place, parking on the grass, public toilet 100m away. Pretty good for no cost.

Reviewed 9 months ago

Alice's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Nice spot by the estuary but overcrowded during weekends. A bit noisy with the jet skiers messing around.

Reviewed 11 months ago

Janine's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful spot right on the spit. We were perched overlooking the estuary. No drinking water available. Would recommend!

Reviewed 12 months ago

Alydia's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful place to stay. Love being close to the water for a swim. Can get a bit crowded in busy summer time so get there early to secure the best spots.

Reviewed 12 months ago

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Ranking: 10/10

Nice place to stay, very quiet, toilets close by but no lights.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

Amy's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Great secluded and sheltered spot. Plenty of space and access to the waterway. Bathrooms were clean but are old/basic and a bit of a walk. Overall a stunning spot.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Courtney's avatar


United States

Ranking: 9/10

Great place right outside Ohope. There is great fishing all along the estuary. The parking is in an open field and you can access the beach from the sites. Bathrooms were a bit grungy, but generally nice. The park seems to be pretty popular and lots of boaters and groups were taking advantage of this spot.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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ray hill

Ranking: 10/10

Great place to stay have never been there before very quiet a pleasant will go again and take my inflatable boat , would like to suggest a longer stay in the off season a long way to come for only two days four would be great love the place good on you Whakatane

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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Mike Fricker

Ranking: 10/10

23Sept18. What a find. A large field essentially with loads of rooms for campers of all sizes and free. 2 flushing loos in the adjacent park. Quiet

Reviewed about 3 years ago

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Mike Fricker

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

23Sept18. A great site. Quiet, free, by the sea, free, 2 toilets within a very short walking distance.
Room enough for a lot of campers/motorhomes.

Reviewed about 3 years ago

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Ranking: 10/10

Amazing quiet campsite at the end of the road. Flat grassy field that is clearly signposted for camping. Right next to beaut beach and decent flushing toilets a short walk away. Can’t fault it.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Leanne Taylor-Smith

Ranking: 9/10

Great spot loads of space, although our local friends warned us not to park on the right side (furthest from water) if it is going to rain because it floods that side! Fine If dry weather. Drop Loo is little walk, but good. Quiet camp, plenty of room.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Geoff Neilson

Ranking: 9/10

Lovely quiet spot with room for more than a dozen campervans in unmarked spots. Small toilet block a short walk from parking with natural lighting only. Water needs to be boiled before use. Nice walk around the point is quite lengthy and track back past the golf course isn't well marked. Boat ramp with separate parking area sits beside camp site. Only a couple of boats launched dawn and dusk so noise shouldn't be any trouble. Much quieter than site down the road (but no playground for the kids).

Reviewed almost 4 years ago