Which Campsites and RV Parks to Visit in New Zealand
If you are planning on taking an RV trip throughout New Zealand, you have chosen one of the most beautiful places in the world to travel at a slower pace. You are sure to see many spectacular sights and make everlasting memories with your friends or family members throughout the course of your trip. And as you travel by motorhome, you will have the advantage of enjoying the countryside in comfort and style.
There are many great places to stay while you are RVing through New Zealand. Here are some of the top places to stay that will help make your holiday more enjoyable.
Curio Bay Camping Ground
If you have decided to use a New Zealand campervan rental to explore the beauty and wonder of the country, then you will want to stop by Curio Bay Camping Ground located on the south coast of the Isle of Jade. This campsite is located by the sea and offers access to all the basic facilities. While there is no pool or TV room available, you will get to enjoy spectacular views and experience visits from all types of marine animals including playful Hector dolphins. There are 75 tent pitches on site as well as 25 sites with power and a dump station. Kitchen and laundry facilities are also on site.
Invercargill Top 10 Holiday Park
Located just on the southern tip of New Zealand is an RV part that is just a short walk from the sea. The Invercargill Top 10 Holiday Park is a quiet and discreet location that allows you to enjoy the beauty of nature along with several amenities including a kitchen area, laundry machines, and a TV room. Visitors can also enjoy using the barbecue and pizza oven when they want a change from the usual campsite menu. Visitors can enjoy the fantastic view from the cliffs and admire the beautiful sea coves.
DOC Campsite: Cascade Creek Fiordland
If you are touring New Zealand for the first time, your trip will not be complete without staying in the southwest region of the fjords and exploring the South Island. Located in Fiordland National Park, the campground is managed by the Department of Conservation. Those who arrive at the campsite later in the afternoon can enjoy an amazing view of the mountains before settling in for the night. There are picnic tables available and several opportunities to enjoy recreational activities such as fishing or hiking.
Te Anau Top 10 Holiday Park
This holiday park is located on the edge of the Fjords and features campsites that have electrical outlets, a fully-equipped kitchen, a laundry area, bathrooms, a TV area, a playground, and a barbecue. It is a great place to stay when you want to get away from it all but still want to enjoy some great modern amenities as well.
Queenstown Lake View Holiday Park
Located on the South Island as you enter Fiordland is Queenstown Lakeview Holiday Park. This is the ideal place to go when you want to relax and unwind. It features hiking trails and bungee jumping or you can even try out skiing in the Southern Alps. The campsite has more than 100 sites available with or without electricity and they all offer visitors a spectacular view of Queenstown as you take a break from driving across the country.