West End Carpark, Whakatane

West End Carpark, Whakatane

Overnight Campervan Parking


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Ranking: 10/10

Clean quiet and safe spot surrounded by houses. Right near the beach and the facilities were great - clean toilet and recycling and rubbish bins. A security guard came past just to check we were self contained. We even heard kiwi at night!

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Ranking: 10/10

Very nice spot, crowded during the day with surfers and beach goers but quiet at night. Tidy toilets and a cold shower useful after a dip in the salty sea!

Reviewed 11 months ago

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Ranking: 10/10

Stayed here two nights. Plenty of space and right next to the beach. Tidy toilets nearby which are open all day and night.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Jenny Kennedy

Ranking: 10/10

Lovely place to stay. Nice and quiet. Toilets are cleaned everyday. Well worth the sta.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

Gordon's avatar


Ranking: 6/10

nice spot for free. be aware of some crazy old lady accusing you of being a cheapskate and taking pictures of you whilst showering. (see picture section)

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Ranking: 6/10

Site closed/self contained camping prohibited January- March 31. Looks like a nice place with decent facilities

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Lisa S.

Ranking: 9/10

Seems to be a very nice spot. Clean toilets, water, next to the beach... BUT it's closed from end of december till end of march.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Simon and Indra

Ranking: 10/10

Best carpark so far!
Many spots, 2 toilet cabins per gender (1 suitable for wheelchair), an area with a ceiling (perfect for rainy evenings) with view of the beach and sea and an outside shower (normally for the surfers but you can take a normal one aswell), really nice hiking treck to the beach over the hill, dump station and possibility to get your water changed.

A quiet place, away from the busy part of Whakatane!

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Markus Popolari


Ranking: 8/10

Situated at the very end (or beginning) of Ohope Beach. Designated area for campervans is a little bit off the beach next to a forrest, but has place for 15 vehicles. Between the parking area and the beach is a public toilet, so no beach view. Toilet is under reconstruction at the time of writing (9 Dec 17), meanwhile 3 well maintained Dixie's are installed nearby.
Park benches next to forrest and the beach give plenty of space for eating. Very quiet.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago