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The Camp - Lake Hawea

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Overview of The Camp - Lake Hawea

The Camp - Lake Hawea

2 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
1208 Makarora-Hawea Road State Highway 6, Albert Town, 9208

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCrossfire Wanaka14 min drive
  • Popular LocationWarbirds & Wheels16 min drive
  • AirportWanaka (WKA)16 min drive
  • Popular LocationRoys Peak26 min drive

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About this area

Albert Town

Located in Albert Town, The Camp - Lake Hawea is on a private beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Hawea and Lake Wanaka. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails and other activities like cross-country skiing.

What's nearby

  • Lake Hawea - 1 min drive
  • Mount Iron Lookout - 11 min drive
  • Crossfire Wanaka - 14 min drive
  • Warbirds & Wheels - 16 min drive
  • Roys Peak - 26 min drive

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 57 min drive


  • The Camp Food Truck — 1 min walk
  • The Grill Room - 13 min walk
  • The Stags Head - 13 min walk
  • Sailz - 15 min walk
  • Pembroke Pâtisserie - 7 min drive

About this property

The Camp - Lake Hawea

Beachfront holiday park for sun and fun
Guests at this beach holiday park will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a playground and barbecue grills. This holiday park has 28 holiday parks.
The Camp - Lake Hawea offers 28 forms of accommodation.
Recreational amenities at the holiday park include a private beach.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (NZD 5 per day)

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • To-go breakfast available for a fee weekends 9:00 AM–11:00 AM: NZD 10-25 per person
  • 1 coffee shop/cafe

Things to do

  • Bike rentals
  • Fishing
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Private beachfront location


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • Towels

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Check-in from 2 PM - 5:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 6:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets stay for free
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 4 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 20.0 per stay

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 10 and NZD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 5 per day (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 20.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and cash; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Up to 2 children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions; guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Lake Hawea Holiday Park Campground
Lake Hawea Holiday Park
The Camp Lake Hawea
Lake Hawea Holiday Park
The Camp Hawea Albert Town
The Camp - Lake Hawea Albert Town
The Camp - Lake Hawea Holiday Park
The Camp - Lake Hawea Holiday Park Albert Town

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 43 out of 128 reviews
5 - Excellent 34%
Rating 4 - Good. 51 out of 128 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 22 out of 128 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 128 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 128 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Beautiful Spot
We stayed in the safari tent and loved it. I think it wouldnt matter where you stayed at this camp site, its a beautiful spot
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We loved that it was so cosy and quiet, off the beaten track. Great chance to unplug and unwind.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Perfect for kids. They loved the playground and playing at the water front 🙂
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Good, But bathroom carpets are very slippery. And can't go up to the bunk bed. No lader. It's not safe for the children.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020