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Kaikoura Peketa Beach Holiday Park

SH 1 | 7 km Sth of Kaikoura, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Kaikoura Peketa Beach Holiday Park
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We have just spent two idyllic days at this seaside motor camp with spectacular mountain views to the west and the ocean pounding on to the shore to the east, just 100m from our campsite. We gazed in awe as hundreds of dolphins played as they fed on shoals of fish, sea birds floated in formation to get their share,... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Loved camping here(mum and 3 daughters). We could choose our own tent site, so could get very close to the beach. We ate dinner sitting watching the beach, and had a dolphin show while we sat and ate breakfast. Some people weren't happy with the shower system which cuts off after a while and you have to push the button... More 

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doncaster
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Spent Saturday night camping there in our tent. $36 for two people which was ok. The pitches were good and clean. The site facilities, toilets and showers were superb. We really enjoyed staying there and felt safe. We would camp there again. Thank you.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Well i'll start with the location being right on the beach! Which is lovely. You can light little fires along the beach at night (buy marshmellows from the shop next to the reception) toast marshmellows and finish up your day on the beach! Very cool experience. Also our kid's loved it, this was the saving grace at Peketa and the... More 

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Holladay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We were travelling in a campervan. The area was clean and we were right by the beach. Very relaxing. It is located 5 minutes from Kaikoura with easy access to the dolphin encounter and the whale watching. We decided to stay there because the reviews for the other campsites said they were located very close to the railroad tracks. This... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Spent a night here. The Good: - Nice location next to the beach. - Quite spacious if you move out of the center spot. - Good toilet/ shower facility. The Not so good: - Not too well-maintained. - Noise from the highway nearby is quite audible at night. - Only couple showers/ toilets, with a funny shower system that switches... More 

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Thirsk, England, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The location of this site is probably the best we had on our whole trip in New Zealand - it is literally right next to the beach so the children could run around whilst you could see them from the van. lots of space around the grassy area too. We didn't use the kitchen here but it looked clean and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

A little shabby but very comfortable. Big and sprawling but hedges and trees divide the camp into more private sections. A small on-site shop with excellent berry ice cream! A limited number of showers (only 2 in the men's of Block 2) so pick your times to avoid waiting. Sunset behind the hills and moon-rise over the black sand beach... More 

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My sister and our kids stayed here. Great place for the kids . Nice cabin, with verandah, the place was spotlessly clean. We enjoyed our stay. I don't write reviews very often at all. But I thought this place deserved it. We definitely will be back to stay.

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My partner and I wanted to go camping, without breaking the bank and without too many mod cons to have a true camping experience. We loved it here and will definitely come back. Our 15yr old also loved it. The showers were free and well maintained. Tent sites were plenty and right by the beach. The beach was great for... More 

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