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          Whanganui River
          TOP 10 Holiday Park

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You can BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE at Whanganui River TOP 10. All our new bookings 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 with Covid and has to isolate, or whether travel restrictions come into place through the Traffic Light System meaning you can't get here, 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.

We're COMMITTED TO CLEAN. During all Covid alert levels we've maintained our increased cleaning regime - we've increased this even further now we're in the Traffic Light System. You can trust you're in safe hands.


During the Covid Protection Framework, we will be following all health guidelines here at the park and ask all our guests to do the same.
We have undertaken a rigorous risk assessment of our park and have put into place what we believe to be the best possible measures to keep all our guests, staff and families as safe as possible through this current outbreak. 

Please see our COVID 19 POLICY for further details. 

*MASKS WILL BE COMPULSORY in all communal areas and reception. We strongly encourage our guests to wear masks even outside if they are close to people they don't know. 
*NO DAY VISITORS are allowed in the park at any time. If you are staying and wish to catch up with local family, please find one of the great spots around town to do that. 
*SANITISER AND DISINFECTANT will be available around the park and we ask all our guests to regularly use this on their way in and out of any communal areas, including the swimming pool, spa, playgrounds and games room.  
*SOCIAL DISTANCING is encouraged everywhere in the park. Please try and remain 1-2m from other guests and staff inside and outside. 
*OUR COMMUNAL FACILITIES are open, but we encourage guests to use their own facilities where possible. No communal crockery or utensils will be available at Red or Orange traffic lights - please bring your own if you are in a standard cabin, glamping tent or camping. 
*CONTACT TRACING - we will require the name and contact details of all guests in or park. You can provide this at booking stage to speed up your check-in. 
*CONTACTLESS CLEANING AND SERVICESOur communal facilities will be closed each day whilst our staff give them a thorough clean. We will continue to service units on request, but this will be completely contactless.
*REDUCED OPENING HOURSOur reception will be open for slightly reduced hours - you will be informed of this on all booking paperwork and emails.
*RESPECT STAFF - We kindly ask all our guests to show respect to our staff by following the above guidelines. Abusive behaviour towards staff will not be tolerated. 

We will continue to regularly assess all safety aspects of our park and will follow any new guidelines from the Ministry of Health, so some of our procedures may be updated as things change. We appreciate all our guests' continued patience and kindness as we all go through this strange situation together. 

Take us up on our BEST PRICE GUARANTEE. We promise 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. Find a better deal elsewhere that we can confirm and we will match it - Guaranteed!

We're looking forward to seeing you soon!


The Highest Rated Whanganui Holiday Park

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

Our holiday park is the highest rated holiday park in the Whanganui/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 Spark Sports 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, we have accommodation to suit everyone. We also have an accessible unit 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 lay out a blanket by the river and watch the Paddle Steamer Waimarie go by. 

Click Here to read more about our accommodation options.

Our Facilities

Our friendly family park boasts great facilities and activities including an outdoor heated swimming pool (Spring to April), an extensive games room, a jumping pillow, 2 adventure playgrounds, petanque, aviary, plus communal kitchen, dining, BBQ areas and TV Room.

To take the fun further you can hire trikes to ride around the park and kayaks to take out onto the Whanganui River. 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 

Learn more about what our park has to offer here.

Things To Do in Whanganui
     - Something for everyone

With more sports events per capita than anywhere else in New Zealand, this is the place to be. Whether you're competing yourself or following a school team, we can accommodate you here. 

Our holiday park is conveniently located just a short drive from some of Whanganui's most beautiful walks. Whether you're looking for a couple of hours or a full day of walking, there's something to suit all abilities. Explore Bushy Park, Ashley Park Animal Farm, Paloma Gardens, Bason Botanic Gardens, Virginia Lake, Westmere Walkway and more amazing walks.

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? Or you can ride down the river on Whanganui's own historical artefact, New Zealand's last-standing original paddle steam powered riverboat the Paddle Steamer Waimarie. 

Travel up the century old 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.