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    Curio Bay Camp Ground

    601 Waikawa-Curio Bay Rd, Waikawa, New Zealand
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          Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

          Whilst the surroundings were cool, beaches cliffs etc the campsite was a little weird. The pitches are in a maze of long grass that could be tricky to navigate. And the facilities on site were well past there best buy date. At $20 a head...More

          Thank Rikt87
          Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

          Went to have a look and got told off by the lady at the office for looking around. She was really rude. The showers are a big health hazard wouldnt even wash my dog in them incase it caught something. There are plenty of nicer...More

          Thank claire_beer
          Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

          Well sheltered campsites, close to beach, aswell as penguin colony. Watched penguins arrive in the evening from our tent site above which was amazing, toilets and other facilities could definitely do with a bit of a spruce up.

          Thank Pilts018
          Reviewed 11 April 2015

          Stayed here 14 years ago...returned plus our kids aged 6 and 9, and nothing has changed..just how we like it. I suspect that some reviewers want the boring homogeneity of nice playground, tick, lovely showers, tick, good laundry... The showers and toilets here are old...More

          Thank Keda P
          Reviewed 1 April 2015

          We stayed here with out family of 5, 3 children under 10. The price was appropriate to the facilities which do need a upgrade. The showers we didn't use due to condition and only 2 toilets each sex which were basic to say the least....More

          Thank Avaroryewan
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          birderPa
          Is the Curio Bay Camping Ground the same place as Curio Bay Holiday Park? We are looking to stay at the campground nearest to the penguins, the one that is part of the Catlins Community Trust (I think). We will be in a camper van. Do we need or can we get a reservation (Sat night March 4). Thank you! Kathy
          11 February 2017|
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          Response from Bonstar78 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi there, I'm sorry I missed your question. I actually have no idea about whether they are two separate grounds but we stayed at the one closest to the petrified Forest where the penguins are so assume they are the same. We... More
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          "This is a campground"
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          "Reception closes at 7pm reopens at 10am"
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          "I think a non powered site overlooking the bay is a good option, especially if you are self contained."
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          "Pick the spots with the ocean view looking at the cliffs on the West side and you'll get the BEST sunset..."
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