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Curio Bay Camping Ground

78 reviews
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average32%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“great location”(9 reviews)
“great site”(2 reviews)
“petrified forest”(15 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Secluded spots between high flax hedges provide quiet and restful spaces for our camper van. Facilities block had everything required but a bit clunky. Sticking doors and insufficient space for clothes in the showers are negatives. It’s such a great spot though that short comings...More

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Travelling around the South Island we were told not to stay at this camp as the facilities were very poor. However we looked at later reviews and saw that there was a new ablution block so decided to stay. Unfortunately we didn't ask to have...More

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Response from James G, Manager at Curio Bay Camping GroundResponded 15 October 2017

Hi. From the NEW MANAGEMENT In response to your review and those from previous times there has been some good improvements in the buildings and facilities onsite over the last 12 months. We took over on the 1st of Oct 2017 and have made a...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

I am super happy that we chanced upon this campground. Fantastic location, great spot to walk on the beach, view the sunrise, enjoy the peace. Great facilities - everything is very new and clean. Plenty of room for people to eat. Need to pay for...More

Thank susanna_n_kids
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Some years ago Curio Bay must have been a insider tip, but no longer. The Curio Bay Holiday Park has got a huge area between bushes close to the bay. Toilets and showers are clean and located in new containers. The campsite (one person +...More

Thank Kai N
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We were driving the Southern scenic route and saw the Curio Bay Camp Ground. We are not campers but like beautiful scenery. This camp ground did not disappoint. You can drive your car right up to Porpoise Bay to enjoy the view. Awesome. The wind...More

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