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    Rakaia River Holiday Park

    Main South Road, Rakaia 7710, New Zealand
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good23%
    • Average12%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “holiday park” (3 reviews)
    “mini golf” (3 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Write a ReviewReviews (39)
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    1 - 5 of 35 reviews

    Reviewed 7 January 2018

    Tucked away on the edge of the village this site is located on SH1 which is its main downside. The motel rooms are clean and spacious and the grounds are well kept. The pool is clean and well thought out and there are two children's...More

    Thank Bernard R
    Reviewed 1 December 2017

    Nicely located just off the main highway, a convenient day's drive and sightseeing from Dunedin. The place was pretty quiet when we stayed overnight in a cabin. The cabin was more spacious than many with ensuite and separate living area. It had all the basics...More

    Thank Geoff_Heather
    Reviewed 19 November 2017

    This was a great place to stop after travelling all day on my way to Dunedin. I found this place easily right off the highway - a perfect sanctury to rest on a long trip. Bathroom and kitchen facilities were clean and tidy. I was...More

    Thank 589nanoo
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    This is a tidy place where the owners obviously take a lot of pride in how it is presented and run a pretty tight ship. If you are looking for a relaxed place to stay, this is not it. There are a lot of rules...More

    Thank Southlander11
    Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

    We left Christchurch late in the day and found this nice campground on Google maps and booked the Fisherman's Cottage. It was so cute and had satellite tv, a full kitchen and bathroom, 2 bedrooms and a comfy lounge suite. It would easily cater for...More

    Thank Lisa_Baines2013
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • US$25 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Rakaia
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    "Book ahead at busy times"
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    "Trust me, use Air BnB. You can pay $20 for large rooms, free wifi, free laundry and showers, larger kitchen..."
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    "I was in a caravan but have stayed in a cottage on previous occasions and they were comfortable and..."
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    "Any powered site or any cabin, you won't be disappointed."
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