As Close to the Beach as it Gets.

Located on the Beautiful Opotiki Coast.

TRIPADVISOR Travelers’ Choice

“One of the best kept secrets!!” – Tripadvisor review, March 2021


Island View Holiday Park is a destination like no other – a unique kiwi beach experience with so much to do, you’ll wish you stayed longer.


Our pool area is a great place to soak up some rays and enjoy a swim if you need a break from the sand and surf.


An absolute Beachfront location with safe swimming, surfing, fishing and wonderful views of the pacific ocean and White Island.


Get real espresso coffee at our funky new cafe, with gelatos, milshakes, slushies, frappés, and hot & cold food COMING SOON!

“We love coming to Island View. The staff are so friendly and helpful, there’s so much to do, and the facilities are amazing. It’s a truly unique campground in an incredible location. You just can’t beat being this close to the beach!”

Emily, Wellington

Top 10 reasons to choose Island view holiday park for your kiwi beach holiday:

Huge Range of Accommodation Options

Whether you’re backpacking, glamping, or prefer a self contained beachside cabin, we have the accommodation type to suit your holiday. 

Absolute Beachfront Location

Did we mention we’re right on the beach? The ocean is just steps away, and the views go on forever.

FREE High-Speed WiFi Internet

Stay connected with friends and family with the best coverage and fastest internet in the region!

Swimming Pool

The kids will love our swimming pool as a place to burn off some energy while you can relax in a poolside lounger.

FREE Hot Showers


 No coin operated showers here  – just free, warm long showers for the win!

5 min Drive to Opotiki

Whether you’re back packing, glamping, or prefer a self contained beachside cabin, we have the accommodation type to suit your holiday. 

Relaxed, Friendly Atmosphere

We are a family owned and operated holiday park, and relaxation and fun is what it’s all about! You’re sure to make many new friends during your stay.

Safe Swimming & Surfing Beach

Our wide, sandy beach is usually very safe for swimming & surfing and the Surf club is less than 100m down the beach.

Gold Card & NZMCA Discounts

We offer great rates for NZ Gold Card holders and NZMCA members – so you can enjoy a relaxing break from the rat race or grandkids during our off-peak seasons.

Pooch Friendly

We have a specialty designated dog friendly camping area, so your pooch can join in the family fun (on a leash though please).


Our fantastic staff are ready and waiting to offer you a warm welcome and all work hard to make sure that you enjoy your stay at Island View. They keep the camp in tip top shape and running like a well-oiled machine.

located on the beautiful opotiki coast

The Opotiki Region is packed with recreational opportunities. With an abundance of options including watersports, bush walks, cycle tracks, big game fishing and diving you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Island View Holiday Park is just a few minutes drive to Opotiki township, and 20-30 minutes via Ohiwa Harbour to Opotiki and Whakatane. Island View Holiday Park is a great base from which to explore everything this beautiful region has to offer.


As well as everything the beach and surrounding area have to offer, Island View Holiday Park is jam-packed with fun activities – our swimming pool, tennis &  beach volleyball courts, kayaks, playground complete with pirate ship, games room and so much more will ensure that you and the kids are never bored. And when you do feel like relaxing, there’s always a quite spot, hammock or beach chair to settle in.


We pride ourselves in ensuring that our holiday park has everything you need to enjoy the perfect beach holiday. Our recently renovated bathrooms, kitchens and laundry are some of the best you’ll find anywhere – and our store and cafe will satisfy those ice cream and coffee cravings, as well as providing the essentials. And with some of the fastest wifi internet in the region, you can stay connected (or switch off from the outside world).

great range of accomModation

We have loads of accommodation options available for groups large and small. From unpowered and powered camping sites, to fully self contained beachfront cabins – you’ll be catered for at a price that won’t break the bank.

Check out a map of the park here.

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office hours

9 AM - 5:30 PM (winter hours)


Every day except Christmas day



(07) 315 7519



6 Appleton Road
Waiotahe Beach
Opotiki 3198