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Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Schweiz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A big Holiday Park just next to the beach, Despite the downpour the sites there where no puddles on the site, just sometime a bit on the side. As it was low season we where able to choose the site by ourself. The amenities were clean as was the whole holiday park. The staff was nice and helpful. We first...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in an ocean view self contained unit and it was wonderful. Being the quiet time of the year it wasn't busy. The cabin was well equipped, clean and comfortable. The shower pressure was awesome! Thanks for a great stay!

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Pohara_TOP_10, Front Office Manager at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Our ocean view self contained units are wonderful even if the weather is not the best as being able to sit and watch the sea can be so relaxing.

Bayfield, Colorado
Reviewed April 5, 2017

We stayed at Pohara Beach with our Campervan for two days. We were parked very close to the beach and went onto the beach the very first evening just as the sun was setting. The sunset was probably the most amazing sunset I have ever seen! I was torn between enjoying it with my eyes and capturing what I could...

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Pohara_TOP_10, Owner at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

Yes those walks on the beach capturing unbelievable sunsets are memorable to say the least. There is a great walk along a formed path at the end of the Holiday Park which finish's at the local golf course then returns on Pohara Beach, so hope you found it. Sounds like you found restaurant's, cafes, coffee roastery and little grocery store...

Phuket, Thailand
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Thank you for allowing me and my dogs to stay the night as part of our nationwide walk for animal welfare organisations (The Longest Walk NZ). The facilities were great. The takeaway shop out the front was super handy and good. I loved going to sleep with the sounds of the water rolling in.

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Pohara_TOP_10, Front Office Manager at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

You're most welcome anytime and thank you for allowing us to be part of your great endeavour. Got to love the sound of those waves or gentle splash on Pohara Beach from your pillow after a walk on the beach. Thanks again.

Oamaru, New Zealand
Reviewed March 27, 2017

We stayed 2 nights in February in a campervan. The camp was fantastic so clean staff very friendly. The beach was so close and the water was very warm. The sunset was amazing from the beach. It is such a good spot to explore the area we can't wait to go back again. The shop at camp had everything you...

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Pohara_TOP_10, Front Office Manager at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments, pleased you had a great time. We love Pohara also as you found not wanting for much and those sunsets, see you next trip. Regards.

Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

We had two wonderful days at Pohara Beach! The Motel is directly located at the beach; well maintained and suitable for backpackers up to spoiled tourists. You can chose from rooms without ensuit up to bigger rooms with all facilities you need to have a comfortable stay. Harry & Anne-Marie from Switzerland

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Pohara_TOP_10, Front Office Manager at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

That's alright, thank you for staying and pleased you had a great stay. Thank you for your great review and hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels, I'm sure you did.

New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Although this is a very large beach camp, it wasn't too busy when we were there even though it was still summer, meaning the facilities which are very adequate were not overloaded, and with it's beautiful beach running right down beside the camp this is a lovely spot for unwinding.

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Pohara_TOP_10, Owner at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

Pleased you were to have a relaxing stay and sounds like you were able to unwind nicely. Yes its starting to slow down a bit now but the weather and water temps. are awesome for that afternoon swim. Thank you for visiting us.

Auckland
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Sadly, a larger unit was not available for us, so we had a week in a small mobile unit with and en-suite. For the price it was good, but we were cramped. The staff were outstanding; understanding and helpful.

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Pohara_TOP_10, Owner at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

As you found we are still very busy in all our accommodation with the season continuing on and on with the great spell of weather. Pleased to hear the staff were outstanding, understanding and helpful. Thank you very much.

Reviewed March 11, 2017

Stayed in a lovely motel unit with our toddler for 5 nights. Toddler exhausted himself silly on the beach, accommodation was great, staff very friendly. Easy beach access and loads of space to run around the holiday park.

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Pohara_TOP_10, Owner at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

Beach is awesome as you and your toddler found, it sure is toddler safe. Pleased the staff were their usual best and able to help. Pohara Beach sure is easy to access with the Park running along side. Cheers.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed March 5, 2017

After the trip over the Takaka "Hill" its a great place to stop and rest. The camp or Holiday Park is very very clean and tidy with a very safe beach right at the door. There is a store on site for all that you may need including take aways and coffee. Lots of activities from here, and at least...

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Pohara_TOP_10, Front Office Manager at Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you Ian for your amazing feedback, we have passed this on to our staff. We do agree there are plenty off things to see and do in the area such as Pupu springs, wainui falls and the fairwell spit and you should definitely spend some days around golden bay. We hope to see you back here again. Best regards,...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your ultimate beach holiday starts at the waters edge at Pohara Beach TOP 10 Holiday Park. This is true relaxation in the shade of the trees, that fringe the sparkling waters of Golden Bay, enjoy safe swimming, kayaking, boating. and sailing from our absolute beach front location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park

Address: 809 Abel Tasman Drive, Pohara 7183, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Pohara
Price Range: $51 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Pohara Beach Top 10 Holiday Park 5*
Number of rooms: 25
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“We stayed in the camp not the motels”
lynnem557, Mar 27, 2017 | Read review
“Pay the top price”
Oldgerrypair, Mar 13, 2017 | Read review
“Some of the beach cabins have a sea view; as do some of the end camp sites”
IansTrippings, Mar 5, 2017 | Read review
“Wonderful right beside the beach. The lap of the water is very soothing.”
leahbo2015, Feb 21, 2017 | Read review
“Sea views were wonderful - not sure about others”
C6052DLsue, Feb 13, 2017 | Read review
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