We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Hat Head Holiday Park

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Hat Head
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 35: English reviews
Start your review of Hat Head Holiday Park
 Click to rate
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hat Head itself is a lovely spot. The caravan park depends on this. The facilities are pretty grubby and the staff not overly helpful or friendly. If you can put up with $40 per night shoulder season then it is an OK park. Shame as the area is really good.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tim252
Forster, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've lived 2 hours away from hat head and it's the first time there for me this year , perfection, I'll be going back there every year from now on ( very clean ammenities there would have to be 4 toilet and shower blocks) very clean and spacious bbq area

 Report
Helpful?
Thank mitchellhayne
Coolangatta, Australia
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Never been to this area before and I found this park to be brilliant, it is isolated from Kempsey the main town and situated right on the beach and on an estuary that on high tide is just gorgeous to swim in. Nestled behind hills and semi protected from wind, the amenities are always Clean and bbq facilities also' I...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jessi S
MVCholidayparks, Public Relations Manager at Hat Head Holiday Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing from you again soon.

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed November 30, 2016

We stopped at Hat Head Holiday Park for overnight stay in November 2016. We have a large van and found the caravan site too small. When asked if we could over lap and take the front and rear site, we were told by Management and staff we would have to pay for two sites. As it a large park and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mazkay11
MVCholidayparks, Public Relations Manager at Hat Head Holiday Park, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madaam We are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your stay. We cannot by law allow you to cross two sites. It is against NSW regulations which we must adhere to. As you have stated the park is very large and I am sure we would have happily accommodated you on a larger site. The reason there are separate...

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

The Hat Head holiday park / campground is spacious with a choice of varying site options. We camped along the river on an unpowered site which meant you only have the bush and river on one side of you creating a feeling of being outdoors. Plenty of birds and visiting kangaroo along the river, plus a friendly pet rabbit hops...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank 40degreesouth
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Gr8 place to relax and get back to nature while still having your creature comforts of hot showers and toilets. Kids can run wild and enjoy the outdoors in a safe environment. Easy on the pocket. Would recommend this place to all.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tania G
Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Non-refundable deposit and then day of check in told my tariff has increased for the remainder of the stay! I know they have this in writing, but how can you decide if the new tariff is too expensive or make other arrangements. I asked if I could check out a little later than 10am and was met with little help...

 Report
Helpful?
8Thank Jill B
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Close to protected, north facing, child friendly beach. River adjacent. Take snorkel and goggles for high tide to see amazing aquatic life. Showers Hot and great pressure, amenities dated and could do with a thorough clean. Sites large and shaded. Best to take majority of supplies as nearby general stores have most things but are super pricey. Also limited stock.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Family_565
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed March 14, 2016

We've been coming to Hat Head over the Christmas holiday period for a long time. This year we visited in March where the crowds have gone and the atmosphere is even more laid back. Out of season the park is also pet friendly. Just a lovely place to visit.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank jaybee754
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Hat Head is a very pleasant and quiet small settlement. The beach is excellent and the creek adds a dimension. The caravan park is a little strange. There is a public road running through the middle of it. This road gives access to the boat ramp. Unfortunately, there are speed humps that cause every boat trailer to bounce and make...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank tim252
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

32 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (24)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (8)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Hat Head
11.8 mi away
The Seabreeze Beach Hotel
The Seabreeze Beach Hotel
#2 of 4 in South West Rocks
135 reviews
11.3 mi away
BIG4 Sunshine - South West Rocks - Holiday Park
BIG4 Sunshine - South West Rocks...
#2 of 5 in South West Rocks
300 reviews
11.5 mi away
Ingenia Holidays South West Rocks
Ingenia Holidays South West Rock...
#1 of 5 in South West Rocks
211 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
11.5 mi away
Rockpool Motor Inn
Rockpool Motor Inn
#1 of 4 in South West Rocks
213 reviews
10.3 mi away
Smoky Cape Retreat
Smoky Cape Retreat
#1 of 1 in Arakoon
166 reviews
12.1 mi away
Moon River Motor Inn
Moon River Motor Inn
#3 of 7 in Kempsey
110 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hat Head Holiday Parks is the ideal location for both families and fisherman alike. The holiday park is surrounded by the beautiful Hat Head National Park which offers a range of activities from beach fishing to bushwalking and with the continental shelf only a short boat ride away it is perfect for the pro fisherman to land the big one. Hat Head is the perfect location for your next family getaway or fishing trip with friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hat Head Holiday Park

Address: Straight St, Hat Head National Park, Hat Head, New South Wales 2440, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Hat Head
Number of rooms: 10
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from Hat Head Holiday Park staff and other travelers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Hat Head Holiday Park staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Aerogard, mossie coils for sand flies.”
 of 5 bubbles Family_565, Apr 22, 2016 | Read review
“Powered and unpowered sites are all spacious. Unpowered next to the creek are beaut.”
 of 5 bubbles jaybee754, Mar 14, 2016 | Read review
“Most camping sites are large green and shaded”
 of 5 bubbles JKaussi, Nov 17, 2015 | Read review
“P.S. The shower block closest to the office has just been renovated & has great water pressure & very clean compared to the other two older style shower blocks.”
 of 5 bubbles teepPortMacquarie, Apr 24, 2013 | Read review
“Try & stay closer to river with limited traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles thebrewerswife, Mar 31, 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question