Situated on the banks of the Whanganui River with accommodation to suit all needs and budgets, from tent sites to deluxe motels. Our holiday park has entertainment for everyone; with a Heated Swimming pool (summer only),and a private spa pool, jumping pillow, adventure playgrounds, trampolines, petanque terrain and extensive games room. ,Freeview TV, Free Wifi for all staying guests, free BBQs and outdoor fires. Trikes and kayaks for hire .
Plus there are lots of picnic areas where you can relax and watch river life go by – we are the only holiday park to have an original paddle steamer go past. Whanganui itself is a beautiful historic town with stunning architecture and a vibrant arts and cafe culture. Hire a bike from us and explore at your leisure. Our friendly team will be happy to help you find attractions nearby to fill your day or your week.
Whanganui is one of New Zealand’s oldest towns with a rich history and is home to 11% of New Zealand’s heritage buildings.
Use our holiday park as a the perfect base to explore the local area, including, amongst many other things, the underground Durie Hill Elevator (the only one of its kind in the southern hemisphere), Virginia Lake with its abundant bird life, Bason Botanic Gardens and The Royal Whanganui Opera House. Experience a trip on an original Paddle Steamer and see the sights of the Whanganui River, or drive the Whanganui River Road, one of the top 10 drives on the North Island.
You can hire a kayak from us and experience Whanganui River up close and personal.
Speak to our friendly team who will be happy to help you make the most of your visit to Whanganui.