Kapowairua (Spirits Bay) Campsite


4.7 from 18 users


This is a scenic campsite, with lush forests and sandy beaches in close range. Kapowairua is a place to relax, enjoy and explore the great outdoors. There are 45 non-powered/tent sites. Bookings not required - first come, first served. Camping fees apply. Facilities include toilets, cold showers and water (not treated, boil before use). Fires are not permitted at any time. From Waitiki Landing, you travel 16 km on a gravel road. Mosquitoes prolific take insect repellent. No rubbish bins on site. During peak season December to February, rubbish is collected daily (as per council fees per bag - subject to change). At all other times remove your rubbish. 'Take in, take out' policy. Food scraps attract vermin. Nearest rubbish transfer station is at Houhora. Dogs are not permitted.

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Lat: -34.427682 Lng: 172.863192

User Reviews



Adult (18+ years): $15 per night Child (517 years): $7.50 per night Infant (04 years): free


User 224469

Lots of space indeed. Can choose a spot to your liking. Good shower, it was cold but refreshing after a swim, nice clean droptoilets. Sink to wash your hands and nothing else. Truly nice place, worth coming here :)


User 234692

Great place, lots of space. Can be windy.


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