Where to Camp Out in Picton

caravan parkFinding the perfect spot for your campervan is one of the first things that you should figure out before even going on a roadtrip. Only then will you feel assured that you have somewhere to go so you can take a break in the middle of your New Zealand campervan trip. If you’re planning on going to Picton, it is important that you include the campervan parks, camping grounds, or holiday parks in your itinerary.

Picton Campervan Park

The Picton Campervan Park is ideal for those who want to explore the town centre and the Interisland Ferry. It will be easier for you if you take the ferry because of the vehicle check-in and exit nearby, just around two minutes away by car. The campervan park puts you close to the town, allowing you to explore Marlborough Sounds and Picton without having to travel much.

The park is a family owned and operated business that boasts of Standard Cabins and Powered Sites suitable only for campervans. No tents are available. The Picton Campervan Park also welcomes their guests with clean accommodation areas and comprehensive park facilities.

They offer amenities such as dump station, communal kitchen, communal shower or toilet, laundry, Internet access, freezer, linen hire, fax/photocopy facilities, TV or guest lounge, power sites, and phone.

campgroundParklands Marina Holiday Park

The Parklands Marina Holiday Park is located close to the town centre and ferry terminal. They have power sites and tents, with purely free standing units boasting of enough boat and car parking, TV, and access facilities.

The park has amenities, such as high chair, coach/truck/boat park, barbecue, access facilities, dining room, communal toilet/shower, and camp store. They also have a phone, linen hire, laundry, dump station, fax/photocopy facilities, games room, freezer, Internet access, TV/guest lounge, power sites, playground, swimming pool, trampoline, and tour bookings.

Picton TOP 10 Holiday Park

Picton TOP 10 holds a Qualmark 5-star holiday rating. It is only 2km away from the ferry terminal and 1km from the town centre. It offers a wide range of accommodation options, such as self-contained units, park motels, cabins, ensuite suits, power sites, and non-power sites. The park has amenities, such as dump station, barbecue, access facilities, cot/highchair, dining room, communal kitchen, communal toilet/shower, linen hire, freezer, fax/photocopy facilities, and laundry. They also have a games room, phone, Internet access, TV/guest lounge, swimming pool, power sites, playground, and trampoline.

campervanPicton Waikawa Bay Holiday Park & Park Motels

The Picton Waikawa Bay Holiday Park & Park Motels is just five minutes from Picton, yet it could lull you into thinking otherwise with its peaceful and quiet atmosphere. This is the perfect spot to take a break in one of the cafes, bars, or restaurants by the marina. If you have enough time, you can watch the yachts sailing into the horizon, enjoy the under the palms, or relax by the beach.

After being cooped up in your campervan for days, it might be nice to switch it up to enjoying some time in the heated swimming pool, playground, or fish fillet station. You can also reconnect to the world with the park’s Internet access. They even have accommodation for every budget, from cabins to fully equipped motel units.

Other amenities include barbecue, highchair, camp store, boat parking, boat ramp, dining room, dump station, communal shower, communal kitchen, and freezer. They also offer iron and ironing board, fax/photocopy facilities, electric blankets, phone, microwave, linen hire, laundry, in-room broadband, hair dryer, fully equipped kitchen, tour bookings, power sites, and restaurant.

Jack Kent

About Jack Kent

Jack Kent loves the outdoors and nothing is more enjoyable than driving his Britz campervan around the North and South islands of New Zealand. When Jack isn't driving his motorhome around, he is drinking beers with his mates, mountain biking through country New Zealand and blogging about what New Zealand has to offer.

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