Kia ora, Welcome, to Whakapapa Holiday Park

When you stay with us, included in your booking is unlimited, high speed wi-fi, hot showers and beautiful surroundings. We are located in the heart of Tongariro National Park, nestled amongst native alpine beech with a mountain stream running alongside the holiday park.

There are several hiking tracks you can walk to from here with varying features of mountain forest, volcanic landscapes, stunning views of the mountains, pristine rivers and crater lakes. The Tongariro Alpine Crossing, a full day hike, is just a short drive away. We have on-site shuttles that can take you there and pick you up at the end of the day.

Campervan sites, cabins and tent sites are all set in sheltered sites amongst the beautiful beech trees of the Tongariro National Park.

There is a 32-bed lodge which is suitable for family groups, school trips, hiking groups or friends.

Whakapapa Holiday Park is also a popular place to stay in winter for skiers, snowboarders and snow players. The ski field and gondola is just 6 kms further up the road. The gondola will take you to New Zealand’s highest cafe and some amazing views.

For other adventures, mountain biking, river rafting, trout fishing, canoeing and other outdoor activities are all just a short drive away.

The holiday park is in the heart of the Tongariro National Park. It is a special place with dual World Heritage status, firstly for it’s cultural and spiritual significance with local Maori of the Tuwharetoa iwi, secondly for it’s outstanding volcanic and physical features and history.