Westshore Beach Reserve Carpark

Westshore Beach Reserve Carpark

Napier - Overnight Campervan Parking

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255 Freedom Camping

28 Napier




Maximum 4 self-contained vehicles only at this site.

Must park within designated spaces.

2 night maximum stay.

Site closed from 24 December to 7 February - no parking during this time.


Feature Value Info


North IslandHawkes BayNapier


  • Freedom Camping
  • Free


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Andrew Hargreaves

Ranking: 10/10

Great little place. Large potholes on the road in. Nice and quiet. Toilets clean and nearby. Beautiful view and sunrise. Large open grass area next to it.

Reviewed 4 months ago

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Karly's avatar


Ranking: 1/10

Contentious site, locals vigilant about reporting campers (mostly members of NZMCA) who park anywhere on the reserve if the 4 designated camping sites are full. Armourguard patrol and issue $200 fines

Reviewed 12 months ago

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Nathalie's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

In front of the sea, quiet, and the toilets of the beach are near the area.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Eugenie Desforges

Ranking: 10/10

Amazing ! You sleep in front of the sea, really quiet except of the sound of the waves :D
Clean toilets. We stayed two nights (maximum allowed).

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Frank Lotz


Ranking: 8/10

Washroom water available, beach.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

Neil's avatar


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Ranking: 7/10

Quiet and somewhat remote location with 7 big vehicle bays on all weather gravel surface, only 2 other vehicles here when we stayed Dec 8th (Perfume Point had 13!)

Reviewed about 4 years ago