Riverside Haven Holiday Park, Motel, Tent and Campervan Site

We are now open

Office hours are 8am until 10.30pm.

Check in: From 2pm
Check out: 10am

Looking for great motel accommodation or camping close to Oamaru and Moeraki? Come and relax in our friendly country retreat and wake to birdsong in our eco-friendly quality accommodation. Backpackers, campervans, tent sites and powered camp sites, and all lovers of nature will likewise receive a warm welcome at Riverside Haven Lodge and Holiday Park. Situated close to Moeraki (home of the world famous Moeraki boulders), and Oamaru (known for its historic buildings, penguins, and steampunk), this idyllic location will clearly put you in the middle of all the best activities around the North Otago district.

Value For Your Money

We can make bookings for touring and sightseeing etc (see our activities page). Also, free tea and coffee provided for our lodge guests. Similarly, you can just enjoy the nature of our great outdoors. And don’t forget to ask about our local dining guide.

Enjoy Your Stay

Our peaceful site is covered by a vast selection of specimen trees. The Waianakarua River borders our 25-acre farm property, which therefore makes for a peaceful and tranquil setting. Above all, our magnificent views include trees and the magnificent cliff and hillside. These fine features in a unique setting very close to the beach are certainly ideal for leisure or sporting activities.

Nature At Its Best

Riverside Haven also has plenty of wide open space, with farm animals and a playground for the kids. Surrounded by trees, the accommodation areas offer the perfect locations for families to enjoy nature again and all it has to offer.

About our accommodation

Riverside Haven has large, bright, and comfortable rooms with queen size beds and bunks. Also, we have a huge magazine collection, books, and NZ information. We also have a full laundry facility, barbecues provided along with outdoor dining, or our large indoor facilities. Or, you can take time out in the garden, or grab a book from our book exchange. We also provide shared rooms, double rooms, twin rooms, and ensuite rooms, all fully made up with duvet and blankets with towels provided. Powered and non powered campsites are availableas well, with shared toilets and shower block, kitchen, dining room and lounge facilities. In addition, there is a dump station available to guests.

Additional services we offer:

Children’s Play Area

We provide a family friendly holiday park. Children will have a great time playing on our adventure playground, wide open grounds, and plenty of farm animals to see.

Dog Friendly

Dogs are welcome, in the camp, but must be under control at all times and on a lead. No pets are allowed in units and amenity areas.

Internet Facility

Internet access and WiFi are available to both lodge guests & campers.