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Waipara Sleepers

Waipara, New Zealand
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24/12/2017 25/12/2017
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Reviewed yesterday

Interesting & unusual accommodation in converted railway carriages.It is a little cramped but quite adequate for an overnight stay. There is a separate communal shower/toilet block & kitchen. The owner is very friendly & provides eggs & home-baked bread each morning in the kitchen.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Several years ago this was a pristine spot to camp ......sadly I was shocked to see the deterioration, dirty toilet and showers, kitchen , dirty plates all over the sink and tables , the grounds once well kept, now overgrown ,and unwatered, despite an irrigation...More

Thank Jenni D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the second time we have stayed here. We wanted to come back again as the first time about 8 years ago was wonderful. Unfortunately the place has become run down and not as appealing as it used to be, was disappointed the sign...More

Thank clivejeanettew
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This backers is worth the stop if you want an indoor spot for the night. They've taken old Nz railway cars and converted them into sleeping cabins. Ours had a small living room with tea, a fridge and tv. With hardwood floors and a sink...More

Thank Joanna N
Reviewed 29 January 2016

This campground looks quaint and sounds welcoming from the website. However, we found the management were unhelpful, and lapse in their duties. We were on a tent site with two children, and stayed two nights. On arrival there had been a mix up with the...More

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"Just go down to Amberley, about 15 minutes away , good camping there."
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"Campervans would be the best for staying here"
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"Try one of the rail car rooms. Shared or private - they are amazing."
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"Railway car rooms aren't for those with mobility problems, but my little cabin would pose no problem..."
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