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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in a self contained cabin and the facilities were great. The kitchenette had everything you needed and the bathroom was hotel standard. Everything was clean and the staff were friendly and helpful. The location is amazing! The cabin was only a few meters from the beach and across the road from a cafe/restaurant and convenience store. We would...

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our self-contained cabins have everything you need for a few nights away and you're just a few steps from our beautiful sandy beach. We would love to welcome you back to stay in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Directly at the beach. Facilities are good and clean. Kitchen, laundry and playground for kids are available. Hot shower is only 50c. And the lovely owner helped us out with sticky tape, so we could install our Christmas deco in the van! Many thanks again!

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

It's great to see our guests getting in the Christmas mood! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and we wish you a wonderful Christmas from all of us here at Camp Waipu Cove.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a great site. We have a caravan and stayed in one of the powered sites. The facilities are clean, well cared for and the site is beautifully presented. If you want to stay somewhere within 2 hours of Auckland, this is a great place to go.

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We're just close enough to Auckland to be a great spot for a weekend getaway. Jump in the car after work and you can be strolling on our beautiful beach within a couple of hours.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place! We stayed in a cabin and loved how clean the amenities were, the easy walking distance to playgrounds and beach and dairy. Local cafe The Cove is great, and we enjoyed how the kids could walk to the dairy safely on their own. Thanks for a great stay, we'll bring bikes next time!

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review. We're in a great spot here with a fantastic cafe and dairy a few hundred metres walk from the the campground. With a big section of the Waipu cycleway now complete bringing the bikes is a great idea! By the time you visit next it might even...

Gold Coast, Qld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great beachside location for swimming , surfing and fishing. Beach and costal walks. Safe patrolled swimming beach. Good amenities and very clean. Close to restaurants. Would definitely stay again and that is the best recommendation.

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. You've really summed up some of the best features of Waipu Cove and we look forward to welcoming you back soon so that you can enjoy them again!

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a self contained cabin and it was fantastic. Very spacious, clean all we could of wanted. Great facilities and a great bed. Friendly atmosphere around the camp ground. We will definitely be back. Great value.

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your time here! The self-contained cabins are a great option with everything you need inside your cabin and the main beach entrance and local restaurant just a short walk away :)

Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed November 5, 2016

We stayed in a cabin by the beach which was very clean and spacious. I had everything in the way of plates and cutlery, kettle, microwave, hotplate, large fridge. It had a fold-out couch for 2 and a single bed in the main room. The bedroom had a double bed and the bathroom had the most wonderful shower - one...

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in one of our self-contained cabins. They are very popular as you have everything you need including an en suite! We look forward to welcoming you again in the future :)

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Clean, tidy and well organised camp ground. Friendly and very helpful staff. Right behind the dunes, your are sheltered but only one minute away from one of New Zealand's best beaches. Loved it, will definitely return.

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, the sand dune that runs along the length of the campground can offer some great shelter and with multiple walkways throughout the camp the beach is always just a short walk away at all times! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us :)

Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed October 24, 2016

The campsite has everything you need and is superbly located to the beach. We only live in Whangarei which is 30 minutes away but felt like we were a million miles away. Kitchen facilities and toilet blocks were great and the staff were very helpful.

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay here! Waipu Cove is such a great spot for relaxing and family fun, and as you said it is only 30 minutes away from Whangarei but can feel like you are somewhere else completely! We hope to see you again sometime soon :)

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Lovely facilities, ideally situated near the dairy , which serves fabulous ice creams..... beautiful beach and spectacular sun rises... Very well maintained facilities serviced regularly and a friendly team. Ideally located and great games/tv room for the rugby 👍🏻 We are already discussing our next holiday here... highly recommended.

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Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu Cove, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay here with us and were able to enjoy what this beautiful area has to offer :) we look forward to welcoming you again in the future!

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You'll find Camp Waipu Cove nestled at the southern end of the beautiful and unspoiled Bream Bay. Our Northland holiday park’s and cabins great facilities, supreme beach location and well-kept Waipu Cove accommodation create the ideal setting for a classic Kiwi getaway. Our Waipu Cove camping ground has been a Northland holiday haven for generations of Kiwi families, and continues to offer one of the best camping environments in New Zealand to visitors from near and far. We look forward to seeing you here at Camp Waipu Cove, Northland! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Camp Waipu Cove

Address: 869 Cove, RD2, Waipu 0582, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Waipu
Price Range: $43 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Camp Waipu Cove 4.5*
Number of rooms: 235
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“To get a good room book early. Cabins are close to the beach. . A variety of cabins to choose from.”
 of 5 bubbles swissmaid51, Nov 5, 2016 | Read review
“The new cabins have double glazed windows which help with noise and temperature”
 of 5 bubbles RobynR701, Oct 13, 2016 | Read review
“Very quiet on all sites.”
 of 5 bubbles 958roryc, Oct 9, 2016 | Read review
“This was not a hotel but a campsite.”
 of 5 bubbles Watertraveler2000, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
“We had Cabin 11, just a hop skip and jump to the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles TrishF323, Jun 11, 2016 | Read review
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