Port Ohope Boat Ramp

Port Ohope Boat Ramp

Overnight Campervan Parking



17 Rankers Reviews

1 Face-to-Face

6 Freedom Camping

1 Ohope


Get the best out of it. Here's how…


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 :)


Feature Value Info


North IslandBay of PlentyOhope


  • Freedom Camping
  • Free


Showing 13 reviews of 17.

Get the best out of it. Here's how…

Qtmac's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

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

Reviewed 3 months 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 5 months ago

Conservation Campsite Pass

Save up to 70% on campsite fees! Support conservation and experience the natural beauty of NZ. 78 Department of Conservation campsites, one convenient pass.

Get the Pass

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 1 year ago

ray hill's avatar

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 about 2 years ago

Top Ranked NZ Deals Pass

Access savings worth hundreds of $$ on Top Ranked NZ Accommodation and Activities for just $1 per day.

Get deals pass

Mike Fricker's avatar

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 2 years ago

Mike Fricker's avatar

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 2 years ago

Florian's avatar


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 2 years ago

Avoid Camping Fines!

Each camping location is approved by a regional council in NZ. So if it shows on the map, you’re allowed to stay.

The Rankers Camping NZ app, is also in association with…

Leanne Taylor-Smith's avatar

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 3 years ago

Geoff Neilson's avatar

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 3 years ago

Dawn Dodd's avatar

Dawn Dodd

Ranking: 10/10

10 out of 10. Stunning site at the beach on one side, estuary on the other. Toilets. No other facilities.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

Camping NZ App Icon

Camping NZ App

Every camping site on your iPhone™, iPad™ or Android™ phone or tablet. Avoid camping penalties using this council approved app. Featuring offline maps.

Download from the App Store Download Android app on Google Play

Anne Taylor's avatar

Anne Taylor

Ranking: 10/10

Great spot. By the water. Good for fishing. Felt very safe.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

Rebecca Bowles's avatar

Rebecca Bowles

Ranking: 10/10

Awesome free spot! Right next to the nice calm beach. Good toilets. Felt safe. Must stop here if you're going to Ohope.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

Paul Kameniar's avatar

Paul Kameniar

Ranking: 9/10

Excellent location right on the water. Has toilets nearby. Lots of grass and very quiet.

Reviewed almost 5 years ago