Read on for some seasonal holiday inspiration from around Aotearoa New Zealand.
Take the highway to a healthier you
As seen on TV, the Coromandel Cure is scientifically proven to be good for your soul, with a new study concluding that just 48 hours in this region will reduce stress, improve sleep, and increase your general wellbeing. Imagine what a whole week at a Coromandel Coromandel holiday park would do for you? Well, now there’s no reason not to go thanks to the earlier-than-scheduled re-opening of State Highway 25A. I think I’m feeling better already!
Hot off the press! – new holiday park maps
Discover all our holiday parks in two handy maps for the North and South Islands. Scan the QR code or click the buttons below. Prefer old-school printed versions? Just order them here! Or head to our website for interactive searches by region and other helpful criteria.
Make your summer eventful
From food, wine and music festivals to sporting events and other active pursuits, there’s nothing like local events to help you explore and meet new people. To find them, check out this jam-packed nationwide calendar that helps you find all the amazing options according to your interests or by region.
Get your third night free at Family Parks
Family Parks have 11 sweet holiday spots across New Zealand – and many over in Aussie too. To sweeten the deal their Travel Rewards Membership Scheme gives you 10% off your stays, your third night free and discounts at dozens of local attractions, cafes, restaurants and more (Ts n Cs apply).
GOLD status for The Camp – Lake Hawea
Congrats to Lake Hawea’s The Camp and Cross Hill Lodge & Domes for their Qualmark Gold accreditation and enthusiasm for sustainable tourism. Set beside the spectacular lake is a magical mix of quintessential Kiwi camping, cute cabins, cottages, glamping and luxury geodesic domes.
‘It’s important to us that our legacy includes our team, our guests, and our community and we are doing everything we can to ensure the most sustainable, responsible, and regenerative practices are in place to safeguard this unique and precious location for future generations.’ say long-term owners Sarah and Richard Burdon.
Taupō TOP 10 turning up the heat
Two new hot tubs at Taupō TOP 10 Holiday Park are fed by fresh thermal waters to keep them at a therapeutic 39oC all year round! Rent these private pools for soothing 45-minute sessions that are sure to leave you even more relaxed to enjoy this awesome resort town.
Glamp or hang ten at Ōhope Beach
Ever popular for its great camping sites and apartments, Ōhope Beach Top 10 Holiday Park‘s groovy new surf shacks and luxe glamping mean there’s even more accommodation to choose from at this salty seaside holiday park.
Hot Water Beach’s new pool ready for Christmas!
The TOP 10 at Hot Water Beach has made quite the splash with the opening of its new 20 x 8 metre swimming pool, kiddies pools, and a soak pool heated to a very relaxing 38oC. They’ll be heated in winter too, so you can enjoy a dip all year round. Check out their Facebook page for the latest developments.
Papamoa Beach’s fancy new pool and villas
Santa came early at Tasman Holiday Parks – Papamoa Beach too, which now sports a brand-new swimming pool and rather smart-looking poolside villas. Find out more here.
Read here to discover the many ways that staying in a holiday park is good for people and the planet.
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