Okarito Camp Grounds

Simple but comfortable is our mantra. Campground amenities have evolved to meet the needs of campers and reflect the location. Flax and native tree plantings attract the birds and provide shelter.

Camping Sites

  • Separate grassed tenting only areas
  • Sheltered sites for caravans, campervans, motor homes and buses (note: no powered sites; or dump station facilities available – dispersal black/ grey water prohibited)
  • Picnic tables

Shelter and Covered Cooking Area

  • Table and chairs
  • Benches with sinks (hot and cold water) and fridge
  • Electric BBQ (coin operated – $2/20 minutes)
  • Power for recharging (phones, tablets, computers, and cameras only)


  • Flush toilets and hand basins
  • Hot showers (coin operated – $2/4 minutes)
  • Laundry tub, wringer, and clothesline

Rubbish Disposal

  • Rubbish and recycling collection plus compost bins


  • Free Wi-Fi available (registered campers)
  • Okarito has a cell tower: phones need to be 4G (VoLTE capable) for voice calls; data-based apps and text will still work on 4G but not voice calls (Note: Spark, Vodafone and 2degrees compatible)
  • Payphone (card phone) available