Introduction

Camp in a mountain beech forest, beside a stream. It's a perfect base for exploring the national park with short walks close to the campsite. In winter, skiing is just up the road.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Car
  • Motorhome
  • Caravan

Category

  • Category
Serviced

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings required

Facilities

  • BBQ
  • Cookers/electric stove
  • Shower - hot
  • Water from tap
8 non-powered/tent sites
44 powered sites

Activities

  • Skiing and ski touring
  • Walking and tramping

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

Whakapapa Motorcamp.
Whakapapa Holiday Park

Facilities and services

Getting there

From National Park Village turn onto SH 48 and travel 6.4 km to Whakapapa Village. The holiday park is adjacent to the Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1819338, N5657839

Fees

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  • Adult (18+ years): $19 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $11 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

NZMCA / DOC campsite pass cannot be used at this campsite.

Bookings

Phone: +64 7 892 3897
Email: whakapapaholpark@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.whakapapa.net.nz 

Activities

Walking and tramping

A number of easy short walks start near the holiday park entrance. Find out about Whakapapa Village short walks

Skiing and ski touring

The Whakapapa Ski Area is just 6 km up the road.

Contacts

Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 7 892 3729
Address:   Whakapapa Village
State Highway 48
Mount Ruapehu
Email:   tongarirovc@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
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