We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Camp Waipu Cove

    869 Cove, RD2, Waipu 0582, New Zealand
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    3/12/2017 4/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    US$ 53
    US$ 53
    Traveller (62)
    Room & Suite (22)
    Pool & Beach (20)
    Lodge Bordeaux
    148 reviews
    #2 of 34 hotels in Whangarei
    37.9 km
     
    Motel Six
    57 reviews
    #16 of 34 hotels in Whangarei
    38.3 km
     
    Lupton Lodge
    296 reviews
    #1 of 34 hotels in Whangarei
    42.7 km
     
    Pacific Rendezvous
    667 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Tutukaka
    45.8 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good20%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “beautiful beach” (24 reviews)
    “waipu cove” (38 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    4.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    3 Dec4 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 4 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 52.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Waipu hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "99e79fd25d2040f2978cef320318cbac", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":2667480,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[110818616],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":52,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"99e79fd25d2040f2978cef320318cbac","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":53,"lowestMetaPrice":52,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":53,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":53,"lowestMetaPrice":52,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":53,"hotelName":"Camp Waipu Cove","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijk5ZTc5ZmQyNWQyMDQwZjI5NzhjZWYzMjAzMThjYmFjIiwiQUlLIjoiZmNjMDgyZjAyM2JmNDY5YWFiMTU5MDRmODE3ZTc5M2YifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/12/2017", "checkOut": "04/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 52", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"110818616":"HotelsCom2IB","56503846":"BookingCom","76525664":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (341)
    There are newer reviews for Camp Waipu Cove
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    31 - 35 of 336 reviews

    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here over Auckland Anniversary weekend in a self contained unit and it was great. The unit itself was the most cleanest self contained unit I have ever been in and it had everything we needed in it. The campsite itself was great too,...More

    Thank jacee08
    Response from Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu CoveResponded 4 March 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely review. I'm very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you've already rebooked for next year! There's a lovely communal atmosphere here over the summer months and many guests love to come back each year...More

    Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

    Great spot. Excellent position and facilities. Our campsite was beside a great playground for the kids and was a stones throw to the beach. Excellent showers and toilet block. Close to full kitchen and cooking options, including free bbq, large fridge and freezers for campers...More

    Thank SteveSmithNZL
    Response from Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu CoveResponded 4 March 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We like to regularly make improvements and upgrades here at Camp Waipu Cove and the new BBQ area and larger fridges and freezers are some of the recent improvements put in place....More

    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    Very good camping at an idyllic spot for a reasonable price in comparrison with other camps this time of the year. The camp is identified as a DOC (Department of Conservation) camp and is situated as last camp on the left before the domain. The...More

    Thank Malcolm W
    Response from Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu CoveResponded 1 March 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we would love to welcome you back to stay with us again in the future.

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    This camp site is in a good location. It is well equipped and while the rooms are very basic, they are presented well. They are clean and bright. I am puzzled by the questions below asking about it being a Hotel. My answers as No...More

    Thank NZcouple_12
    Response from Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu CoveResponded 22 February 2017

    Hi there, thank you for your review. I'm afraid i'm not sure what you mean about the hotel question; is it part of the reviewing process? We are indeed a camp ground with a range of cabins available. We have everything from basic kitchen cabins...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    Perfect location right on the beach, so great to sleep to the sound of the waves. Was with a group of 7, spent one night in bunk room which was nice and tidy and one night in a tent. Amenities very clean and tidy and...More

    Thank Courtneywoods
    Response from Anton T, Manager at Camp Waipu CoveResponded 22 February 2017

    Thank you for leaving us such a great review. Our bunk rooms are a great option for the more budget-conscious traveler (or for when our other options are booked up!). We're in such a beautiful spot here at Waipu Cove and it's wonderful to hear...More

    Lodge Bordeaux
    148 reviews
    #2 of 34 hotels in Whangarei
    37.9 km
     
    Motel Six
    57 reviews
    #16 of 34 hotels in Whangarei
    38.3 km
     
    Lupton Lodge
    296 reviews
    #1 of 34 hotels in Whangarei
    42.7 km
     
    Pacific Rendezvous
    667 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Tutukaka
    45.8 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 49 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 235
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Priceline and Hotels.com so you can book your Camp Waipu Cove reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Northland Region >
    • Waipu
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (62)
    Room & Suite (22)
    Pool & Beach (20)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (53)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    McLeod's PIZZA BARN
    320 reviews
    7.05 km away
    The Cove - cafe, restaurant & bar
    279 reviews
    .30 km away
    Waipu Cafe and Deli
    79 reviews
    7.20 km away
    Madly Indian
    61 reviews
    7.11 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Waipu Museum
    77 reviews
    7.28 km away
    Aotearoa Surf School
    87 reviews
    17.28 km away
    Port Marsden Oil Refinery Visitor Center
    31 reviews
    18.80 km away
    Ocean Beach
    106 reviews
    22.17 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    aege
    9 November 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Anton T | Property representative |
    Hi there, I'm sorry but unfortunately dogs are not allowed on site. We are on DOC land right next to a bird reserve; a nesting ground for the New Zealand Dotterel, Variable Oyster Catcher and New Zealand Fairy Tern. If you... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Unti/Cabin K7 is great...right opposite the beach and a playground."
    Read review
    "There are two campgrounds at Waipu Cove, this is the best."
    Read review
    "10% discount off season to NZMCA members"
    Read review
    "Cabins or take a Tent"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing