Motor Camps

Tahuna Beach Holiday Park and Motel70 Beach Road, Tahunanui, Nelson
+64 3 548 5159
0800 500 501 (toll-free)
Website: Tahunanui Beach Holiday Park

Tahuna Beach Holiday Park and Motel

70 Beach Road, Tahunanui, Nelson
+64 3 548 5159
0800 500 501 (toll-free)
Website: Tahunanui Beach Holiday Park

Aside from Nelson's proven record for consistently being the sunniest place in New Zealand, a major reason for staying at Tahuna Beach Holiday Park is its location, adjacent to the popular Tahunanui Beach and Fun Park, and only 5km from the heart of Nelson city.

Accommodation includes:

  • caravan and camping sites (powered and non-powered)
  • motels
  • tourist flats
  • tourist cabins
  • graded cabins
  • standard cabins

Facilities (in park) include:

  • on-site shop and cafe
  • tourist information
  • television room
  • BBQs
  • playground areas
  • mini golf and pedal-karts
  • giant chess
  • petanque
  • sand volleyball
  • close to transport services
  • hire facilities includes linen, cots and highchairs
  • Beachside Conference and Events Centre (four separate rooms and in-house caterer) 

Brook Valley Holiday Park

PO Box 294, Nelson
+64 3 548 0399

The Brook Valley Holiday Park is located only 4.5km from the city centre. A unique setting, surrounded by native bush, with many bush walks right on the doorstep. Close to mountain bike track, including Codgers and Dun Mountain.

Facilities include:

  • tourist cabins
  • camper, caravan and tent sites
  • tv lounge
  • boat and car wash
  • token-operated showers
  • laundry
  • camp kitchen

Learn more about Brook Valley Holiday Park.

Maitai Valley Camp

472 Maitai Valley Road, Nelson
+64 3 548 7729 (phone and fax)

Only five kilometres outside of the city centre via a scenic drive, the Maitai Valley Camp has a woodland setting and a safe river for swimming. Its 120 power sites and 400 tent sites are spacious and scattered amongst great trees. 

Facilities include:

  • token gas showers
  • two fully equipped kitchens
  • BBQ area
  • limited dump point
  • walks
  • mountain biking

Visit their website for details and rates.

Cable Bay Holiday Park

Cable Bay Farm
Nelson, RD1
New Zealand
+ 64 3 545 0003

Cable Bay is a short 20-minute drive north of Nelson city, situated at the top of the South Island of New Zealand, and near the new Horoirangi Marine Reserve.

A newly built amenities building is clean and spacious with ample hot showers, laundry facilities, fridge and freezer in the fully equipped kitchen.