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Kawhia Beachside S-Cape Holiday Park

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Kawhia's only waterfront accommodation. 6Km from Ocean Beach. We have 5 self-contained motel units(SKY TV), 9 comfortable cabins, large communal kitchen, lounge SKY TV,communal ablution block and 14 tent/RV sites. Perfectly situated on Kawhia's beautiful harbour frontage, and 600 metres from Kawhia village. Free Wireless internet. Kayaks for hire. Spring free trampoline. Kawhia is well known for its Maori heritage and Te Puia Hot Springs at Kawhia's Ocean Beach (loan spades for digging your own spa). We are 1.5 Hours drive from Waitomo, 1 hour from Raglan and Te Awamutu, and 1.15 Hours from Hamilton. 2.5-3 Hrs drive from Auckland and the ideal first night stop from Auckland airport. Make Ocean Beach Hot Springs and Kawhia Beachside S-Cape Holiday Park your next destination.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Great View
34Room tips
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This is the only beach front camp, I book my family into this place every year. The camp is a short walk or drive into the villiage. There is a games room, with a tv, and kayaks to play in, on the water, which is right there. No other amp ground in Kawhia is this close to
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It was more my husband's buzz than mine, as he loves fishing. I just felt there was nothing much to do, nothing much to see. The folks at the campsite were wonderful, helpful and knowledgeable of the local surroundings. We felt $135 for a port-a-com room was overpriced, sure it
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This campground was smaller but had everything I needed. I had picked it because of its proximity to the "hot water beach" near by. I had a beautiful non powered tent site right on the water. They also have kayaks and bikes to rent. They lent me a shovel for free to dig my own
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Response from KylieCederman, Manager at Kawhia Beachside S-Cape Holiday Park
Responded 4 weeks ago
Good afternoon Thank you for your beautyful review. We enjoyed having you stay with us well visiting our piece of paradise. Hope to see you again sometime soon.
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Didn’t Stay here as we were booked online by friends and did not realise they had a 2pm check in time that I think is silly for a van or tent site ,so if you arrive in kawhia at 9 or 10 in the morning you have a bit of a wait,
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We were last here 8 years ago and it’s been renovated since then. Fantastic location, great facilities and friendly owners. Perfect place to relax in a little bit of paradise in this busy world. It’s a short walk from the town (not much there but perfect for relaxing and fish
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Response from KylieCederman, Manager at Kawhia Beachside S-Cape Holiday Park
Responded 17 Dec 2018
Thanks for you lovly review. It was nice having you back again after 8 years to share our piece of paradise with you again. We wish you a merry christmas & a happy new year.
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Lots of fridge space
Kitchen area
View from the kitchen door
"Unit 4 is on the water front with a fantastic outlook, it has 2 bedrooms and sleeps 4"
"Front units had a nice waterview from their porch, ours was further back with a side on view but was pleasant enough"
"No it is a camp ground caravan park"
"I found mine no 3 as i was right by the sea"
"Unit 4 has a great view while you're having nibbles and drinks"
New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionKawhia
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