Tararu Beachfront North Reserve

Tararu Beachfront North Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

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Kirsty B

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

No facilities but worth it for the gorgeous sunset. Peaceful and away from town. Recommended.

Reviewed 9 months ago

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Micaela Bretton

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Absolutely beautiful. No freshwater or facilities but totally fine for self contained motorhomes. So serene and peaceful.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Dom

Ranking: 9/10

Facing a pristine stony beach, simple friendly place. Road noise not really a problem. Lots of wild birds in fenced areas. Nice short walks nearby. Lovely!

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Manon

Ranking: 10/10

Ok, it’s December 24th and I was praying just to have a place in this beautiful country to stay the night. Thames, you delivered!!! Thankful for the great spot by the water and the quiet after 2 days in the north!!! 10/10

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Tills

Ranking: 9/10

No toilets but the view is amazing!

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Haley

Ranking: 9/10

This place is beautiful!! Lovely location in front of the ocean, paved parking lot and a picnic table or two within reach. Only downfall, no bathrooms or showers.

Reviewed about 2 years ago

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Rich

Ranking: 8/10

Nice little free camping spot ,quiet great view out to sea

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Nadia

Ranking: 9/10

Easy to find & access, quiet,
beautiful sunset view and birds. We got the last spot among about 8. Clean toilet at park a few minutes away.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Jonas R.

Ranking: 10/10

Great views, no facilities, free. Wind almost blew us away and car was shaking but could be seasonal. Would still recommend for self contained cars

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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Helena Souckova

Ranking: 7/10

In the night quiet, not easy to find. Sea is not suitable for swimming.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Ewan Evans

Ranking: 9/10

Five spots. For certified free campers only as no toilet or shower. Amazing water views, and couldn’t hear anything from our spot due to the waves. No beach so only gets a 9 :-)

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Romy de Boer

Switzerland

Ranking: 8/10

Very nice direct location by the sea. It has about 5 spots with plenty of space around 3 picnic areas but no toilet.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Michael Smith

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Nice site right on the water. Gave an 8 as a little bit noisy being close to the road, and cars coming in and out of the car park till late.

Reviewed about 4 years ago

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Anke Hamsen

Ranking: 8/10

Basic freedom camping spot. The view is fantastic. Would definitely stay there again.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

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Sebastian Babenderede

Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful view to the sea. Space for 6-8 campervans. We enjoyed the stay for one night. Only for self contained vehicles.

Reviewed almost 6 years ago