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Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park

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Experience a peaceful break on the banks of the Whanganui River and discover the culture and history of New Zealand's iconic River City. Appreciate all our amazing facilities and on-site activities. We have fun for the whole family!

Whether you're looking for a campsite, a cabin or a top quality motel, we've got accommodation to suit all budgets. We have rooms sleeping from 1 to 7 people, fantastic communal facilities and onsite activities to keep the whole family entertained.

With Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park, you’ll discover the best holiday park experience in the Whanganui/Manawatu region. Whether you're looking for tranquillity and peace or an action packed family holiday, this is the place for you.

When you stay at Whanganui River TOP 10 you will have access to a range of onsite activities including; heated swimming pool (Sept-April), jumping pillow, 2 adventure playgrounds, 3 BBQ areas, extensive games room, TV lounge with Spark Sport and Netflix, petanque. There are also fun trikes and a private spa for hire, plus kayaks to explore the Whanganui River up close.

In addition to these onsite activities, you’ll also have access to our main communal facilities including a large well-equipped kitchen and spacious indoor and outdoor dining areas, recently refurbished communal shower blocks with hair dryers, under-cover outside fire, riverside fire pit, spacious family bathroom with bath and baby bath and change table, fully equipped accessible shower room, guest laundry and dump station.

Our expert staff are happy to help you explore the local area and discover the exciting culture and history of Whanganui and the neighbouring area. We can book a trip on a relaxing cruise, a jet boat, an original river boat, horse trek on the beach and more! Just tell us what you like to do.

Nearby you'll find gardens, beaches, walks for all abilities, the Tot Town Railway, one of the largest children playgrounds in the country, local traders market, dozens of art galleries, a pick your own berry farm, an animal farm and we're right on the doorstep of Whanganui National Park.

So make that booking, pack your bags, start exploring and make those everlasting memories!

Pets are welcome by prior arrangement if you are staying in your own caravan, campervan or tent. Unfortunately pets are not permitted if you are staying in any of our roofed accommodation. Please call us or see www.wrivertop10.co.nz for more details. 

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Park Features

  • Pet-friendly (T&Cs apply, call park before booking) | Park Feature Only icon Pet-friendly (T&Cs apply, call park before booking)
  • Swimming Pool | Park Feature Only icon Swimming Pool
  • Spa or Sauna | Park Feature Only icon Spa or Sauna
  • Kids Playground | Park Feature Only icon Kids Playground
  • BBQ Area | Park Feature Only icon BBQ Area
  • Recreational Gear Hire | Park Feature Only icon Recreational Gear Hire
  • Communal Kitchen & Bathroom | Park Feature Only icon Communal Kitchen & Bathroom
  • Laundry | Park Feature Only icon Laundry
  • Dump Station | Park Feature Only icon Dump Station
  • Free WiFi (500mb per day) | Park Feature Only icon Free WiFi (500mb per day)
  • TV Room with Sky | Park Feature Only icon TV Room with Sky
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Whanganui River TOP 10 Accommodation

Motel Rooms

Deluxe Motel - 2 bedrooms

  • guest5 Guest
  • bedroom2 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Incredibly spacious 2 bedroom motel - enjoy a touch of luxury in a holiday park setting


Deluxe Self-Contained Unit - 2 bedroom

  • guest5 Guest
  • bedroom2 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Deluxe Unit with 2 bedrooms, comfortable living area with Smart TV with Netflix and a full kitchen, plus a private deck...

Self-contained Unit - 1 Bedroom Deluxe

  • guest5 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Spacious and comfortable family accommodation. Smart TV with Netflix and a complimentary spa included. Serviced daily.

Self-contained Unit - 1 Bedroom Deluxe

  • guest7 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Ideal holiday accommodation for the bigger family or a group of friends. Fully self-contained and serviced daily. Ramped...

Self-contained Unit - Riverside

  • guest4 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Perfect for a family stay - fully self-contained unit sleeping 4, serviced daily with views of the Whanganui River and...

Self-contained Unit

  • guest4 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Ideal accommodation for couples or small families - fully self-contained and serviced daily, close to all the park activities.

1 Bedroom Self-Contained Unit

  • guest2 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Fully self-contained and serviced accommodation - ideal for a couple's getaway or a single person looking for a relaxing...

Ensuite Unit

  • guest2 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom
  • bathroom1 Bathroom

Fabulous riverside Ensuite Units. Everything you need for a relaxing getaway, plus a super cute window seat where you...


Family Sized Kitchen Cabin

  • guest6 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom

Fantastic family sized holiday park accommodation - sleeping up to 6 people. Kitchenette and TV in your cabin. Close to...

Kitchen Cabin (sleeps up to 4 people)

  • guest4 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom

Family holiday park accommodation. Cabins with kitchen facilities and TV. Ideal for families wanting to experience holiday...

Kitchen Cabin - sleeps 2

  • guest2 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom

Classic kiwi holiday park studio accommodation with kitchenette and TV. Perfect getaway for a couple or single person....

Standard Family Cabin

  • guest4 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom

Enjoy waking up to the views and sounds of the river. Our family cabins are right by the riverbank. Comfortable beds,...

Standard Cabin - Bunks

  • guest4 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom

Ideal for a group of singles, these cabins offer comfort and tranquility. Sleeping up to 4 in bunk beds and with use of...


Van and Tent Sites

  • guest6 Guest

The best Whanganui location to pitch your tent or park your van. Large pitches with fantastic views and amazing facilities....

Riverside Powered Campsites

  • guest6 Guest

Experience the Whanganui River by camping right next to it. Our spacious powered sites on the river bank are ideal for...

Glamping Tents

  • guest4 Guest
  • bedroom1 Bedroom

Camp with a touch of luxury in our superb glamping tents. Take all the hassle out of camping with these ready erected...

Camping in Whanganui

Everything you want for a relaxing holiday is available at Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park.
With a range of campsite services and features, TOP 10 provides the options you need to tailor your holiday however you like, or simply choose a more traditional campground experience.

Maybe you’re a family in need of a camping ground with a play area and fun activities for children to enjoy or perhaps you’re a couple looking for a campsite in Whanganui from which to explore the surrounding area, whatever the case, Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park is the ideal choice.

Parking caravans, campervans and motorhomes in Whanganui

Are you planning a vacation and searching for a caravan park in Whanganui? Lucky you! Whanganui is a great place to come to. Did you know that TOP 10 Holiday Parks are a cut above caravan parks? Read through the features that Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park provides and you’ll understand why guests come back year after year and refuse to park their caravan anywhere else.

Just imagine parking your caravan in a holiday park with these features: Kids Playground, BBQ Area, Free WiFi (unlimited), Swimming Pool, Spa or Sauna, Recreational Gear Hire and more. Those make for a relaxing and comfortable vacation. When everything’s taken into account, accommodation in Whanganui just doesn’t get much better. You just can’t beat the comfort of holidaying in your own caravan or motorhome somewhere where people know what you need and go out of their way to make your stay as ideal as possible.

Motel rooms and cabins in Whanganui

Are you searching for cabins or motels in Whanganui? What could be better than choosing motel or cabin accommodation that offers holiday park benefits?

Not only do you benefit from the open space and handy facilities that all our guests enjoy, you also have the ability to retire to your own room, including the many comforts of home.

As guests frequently tell us, motel and cabin accommodation doesn’t come any better than Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park.

Local Member Benefits

10% off at The Mountain Rocks Cafe and Bar, Ohakune

Welcome to The Mountain Rocks Café and Bar. We wanted to create a café that would cater to locals and visitors, that felt like an extension of our home, comfortable, relaxed and friendly.

On entering The Mountain Rocks, feel the warmth, look around, the food cabinet looks great, the walls are covered with fun and funky gifts, the staff are friendly, and we want to say to you:

‘Kia Ora’, You are Welcome, Come in, Enjoy, Relax…..

20% off Kayak Hire at Whanganui River TOP 10 Holiday Park

Book your kayak unguided trip with us and admire the beauty of the ancestral river banks and immerse yourself in the history of what is still the arterial highway of Maori tribes. And why not let us take you all the way upstream or down river for 5 or 8 km and enjoy an amazing day kayaking back to the holiday park? Present your TOP 10 membership card and get 20% off any kayaking trip. From single to double plus one kayaks, 1h to half a day trips, the options are endless and you will get to experience the “Rhine of NZ” first-hand.

10% off at Cyprus Tree Restaurant, Ohakune

Views of Mount Ruapehu. Pizza, pasta, Decadent desserts, award winning coffee, hunger busting breakfasts, and scruptous wines!

10% off Fun Day Out at Riverland Family Park

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