Little Bay Recreational Reserve

Little Bay Recreational Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

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10 Rankers Reviews

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6 Coromandel Town

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All freedom campers must be certified self-contained.

Maximum stay of two consecutive nights, departure by 9am.

Park only between the freedom camping signs.

Location - South-east side from south corner.

Size - 25m starting from the area south-east corner and heading north along the eastern boundary.

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North IslandCoromandelCoromandel Town

Categories

  • Freedom Camping
  • Free

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Jenna's avatar

Jenna

Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful place,very quiet. Toilet is a long drop and clean. There is a book exchange library on the beach.

Reviewed about 1 month ago and experienced in August 2020

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Laurie

Ranking: 9/10

Space for 4 SC vans right in front of beach and toilet some houses on hills nice beach walk last freedom camp
on West coast so be popular in summer

Reviewed 2 months ago

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Kate

Ranking: 8/10

Gorgeous view and beautiful beach, not much space to park up. Lost points for the toilet which had a bird in it and no sink.

Reviewed 5 months ago

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Clobark

Ranking: 9/10

Absolutely incredible place to stay. Beautiful veiw and great swimming beach.Toilet fine. Ground sloped and uneven.

Reviewed 9 months ago

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Spelelis

Ranking: 10/10

Very nice place in the heart of Coromandel Peninsula. The long-drop non-smelly toilet is especially amusing - it's painted by a professional painter and it's asking people to "take 3 for the sea" - basically pleading people to collect 3 trashes from the beach and put it in the bin to keep NZ beaches beautiful. There is a bin and not much more. Some houses close-by but after all it's a secluded place with a sandy beach. It's one of my favourite places I've camped at and it's well worth the cca. 10km drive on gravel road (it's well maintained so no worries there). I would definitely recommend!

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Erika

Ranking: 8/10

Just a sandy patch of gravel to park on with a long drop loo and no water. But room for 6 vans and a beautiful beach right at your doorstep!

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Ashleigh

Ranking: 8/10

Decent little place to spend the night. Small car park that leads onto a beautiful beach with clear waters. Toilet is a long drop but clean enough and space for three or four campers. Very quiet for a good sleep!

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Pim Brackenie

Netherlands

Ranking: 10/10

This free campsite at a small parking lot (only two spots) deserves the maximum score. It is next to a beautiful beach, playground next to the campsite, toilets and a (cold) shower inside a facility 20 meters away. This is the only free campsite we spent the night, that had an indoor shower nearby. From here you can go to New Chum’s Beach by foot, where you can have your own beautiful private beach (in november).

Reviewed about 2 years ago

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Will McConnell

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

A really beautiful, secluded bay. We were the only ones there. The loo leaves a little to be desired but that's freedom camping. If you want peace then it's worth the miles of gravel roads.

Reviewed about 4 years ago

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Zoe

New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

Lovely half moon beach with Pohutukawa trees for shade from the heat. Busy spot in the summer months. The parking area is nothing to write home about but access to the beach is on your doorstep. Only room for 1-2 campers. Public toilet.

Reviewed over 5 years ago