Enjoy Your Stay
          at Whanganui River
         TOP 10 Holiday Park

We Are Open! Book your stay with us now for when YOU ARE READY TO TRAVEL AGAIN

During the Covid-19 pandemic we have all had to deal with strange times and limits on where we can go and what we can do. But now New Zealand has reached Level 1 we can all get out and about, explore this wonderful land of ours and get back to living our lives within New Zealand without restrictions. Now is the perfect time to start planning a trip away - a chance to get a change of scenery, take in the space, fresh air and relaxing atmosphere at our holiday park by the river.

You can BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE at Whanganui River TOP 10. All our new bookings made between 8th May 2020 and the end of June will get a no penalty guarantee if you have to change or cancel a booking due to Covid-19. Whether that is because someone in your party gets ill or has to isolate, or whether a change in alert levels means you are unable to travel, there will be no penalty to change your stay dates or postpone your booking for up to 12 months. See this link for full details of our BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE GUARANTEE.

Even though we are at Level 1 now, we are maintaining our enhanced cleaning regimes that we have been operating throughout levels 3 and 2. So you can trust that you are in safe hands when you stay with us.

We are looking forward to seeing you soon!

Always remember you will get the best price if you BOOK DIRECT, so give us a call or click on our Book Now button to start planning that ideal getaway.


The Highest Rated Whanganui Holiday Park

The most important thing to remember when looking for accommodation in Wanganui is location is everything. This beautiful family holiday park is located right on the banks of the Whanganui River. To enjoy everything Wanganui River has to offer, choose Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park.

Our holiday park is the highest rated holiday park in the Wanganui/Manawatu area, rated Superior by TOP 10 Holiday Parks. If you are looking for a top quality motel, self-contained accommodation, a simple cabin or a spot to pitch your tent or caravan, we have got something affordable for everyone. Enjoy our complementary WiFi or kick back and watch SKY TV in our  communal lounge, or book a Deluxe Unit to catch up on all your Netflix favourites. 

Whether you are embarking on a solo trip or creating memories with your family, our cheap Whanganui accommodation options can cater for 1 to 7 people. We also have two accessible units for those using wheelchairs or with mobility difficulties.

Our tent sites, cabins and units have a range of stunning views, whether you prefer to watch the river streaming by or relax watching your children play on the playground. There are also picnic areas throughout the park. You can also lay out a blanket by the river and watch the Waimarie Paddle Steamer toot by. 

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Our Facilities

Treat your family to a memorable trip. Our friendly family park boasts great facilities and activities including an outdoor heated swimming pool, a games room, a jumping pillow, a bouncy castle, two adventure playgrounds, a trampoline, petanque, aviary, slack line, dining and BBQ areas.

To take the fun further you can hire trikes to ride around the park, kayaks to take out onto the Whanganui River and mountain bikes to race through the local mountain bike tracks. If you fancy a run around or game of ball there is  a large open field next to the park.

Launch your own boat, jet-ski or kayak from our boat ramp. Or we can take you 5 or 8 kilometres up river and you can leisurely kayak back to the park, taking in some of the fabulous scenery you just do not get to see by car.

After a long day of kayaking, mountain biking or trekking, you will need to take a breather. Wind back and relax by booking out our private spa for you and that special someone. Kick your shoes off and doze on our hammocks or in our comfortable communal lounge with Sky TV.

Learn more about what our park has to offer here.

Things To Do in Whanganui
                      - Sports Capital of NZ

Feeling sporty? With more sports events per capita than anywhere else in New Zealand, this is the place to be. Imagine getting your blood pumping in an area surrounded by kilometres of beautiful countryside and a wide variety of great walks. Whether you're looking for a couple of hours or a full day, there's a walk nearby to suit all abilities. 

Our holiday park is conveniently located just a short drive from some of Whanganui's most beautiful walks. Explore Bushy Park, Ashley Park Animal Farm, Paloma Gardens, Tawhiti's Museum and more amazing walks.

You can also travel back in time. Whanganui is full of rich history, stories and gorgeous Victorian and Edwardian buildings. Why not learn interactively about our unique history on a heritage trail? Otherwise you can ride down the river on Whanganui's own historical artefact, New Zealand's last-standing Waimarie Paddle Steamer. 

For a small gold coin donation, travel down the Durie Hill Underground Elevator, the only elevator of it's kind in the Southern Hemisphere. From the elevator, dare to climb Memorial Tower for outstanding panoramic views of the Tasman Sea, Mount Ruapehu and Taranaki.

Discover more things to do in Whanganui here.


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