Wakatu Carpark

Wakatu Carpark

Overnight Campervan Parking


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Gem's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Great freedom camping spot in the middle of Nelson for self contained campers. Well done Nelson council. Right by timezone. Stayed Friday night but was pleasantly suprised by the lack of noise after 11pm.

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Fran's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Even though it was just a car park, we really liked it there. Other campervans around you, Walking distance to town, toilets and public showers to pay in walking distance. We spent New Years Eve there.

Reviewed about 2 years ago

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Elad's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Excellent! Super central and lots of spots. Was only half full when I was there. Nelson you rock!

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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Ranking: 8/10

Maximum stay 2 nights Not one. Very central in town.

Reviewed about 3 years ago