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Jacksons Retreat

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From glow worms to walking tracks, fishing and boating to skiing and tramping, there's so much to see and done right on the edge of the rainforest.

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For your true 100% New Zealand West Coast Camping, RV/Motor Home, Holiday Parks experience choose an accommodation option best suited for you!

Accommodation for all budgets

  • RV/Tent Powered Sites and Non-Powered Sites.
  • Under Cover RV/Tent Powered Sites.
  • Under Cover Tent Hire Sites.
  • 1980’s Retro Kiwi Camping Caravan.
  • Self Contained Unit.

Large private RV/Tent Powered Sites, each having 240volt power, fresh water, most with a grassed area for your awning, pitch a kids tent or for your picnic table, don’t forget about the views!

Then our large RV/Tent Non Powered Sites nestled on the edge of the Rain Forest with fresh water close by, perfect for birdwatching and maybe spotting that elusive Kiwi peeking out from the night.

Our Covered RV/Tent Sites are where you can park your RV, Motor Home, Camper, Caravan or car, Pitch your own Tent or Hire one of our Tents already up and ready to go. Arriving in the unpredictable West Coast Rain Forest weather is no longer an issue and we won an Innovation Award for these!, each bay is private with fresh water + Tub, 240volt Power and a Panoramic window to take in the Alpine & Taramakau River views.

Arriving by car or need a night out of your Motor Home choose our 1980’s Retro Caravan complete with 1x Double Bed (inner sprung mattress) + 1x Single Bed (Free linen included), Self Catering Kitchen, Gas Hob, Fridge, Coffee/Tea making Free, BBQ & Picnic Table Free and a full size awning to keep your toys secure.

Then we can offer our new Kiwi Cabin, sleeping up to 4 guests complete with a Queen size bed + 2x Single bunk beds, again all Linen is included free of charge and your tariff includes full use of the Park amenities & facilities.

Park amenities and facilities

Free for all guests enjoyment include: Modern Self Catering Kitchen complete with Pots, Pans, Cutlery and Crockery, just ask at the office, comfortable communal Lounge and Dining area complete with TV and Log Fire for the winter months. Beautifully appointed spacious heated Bathrooms with exceptional free showers.

Our 3 Bedroom Fully Self Contained Unit can sleep up to 8 people (1x Queen, 3x Single, 1x Double with Single Bunk above), all linen is included and free of charge, full self catering Kitchen Facilities with large dining and Lounge area and for winter we have a log fire which will be lit before your check in. Also included for your use is a garage to house your car, bikes or other toys, a fantastic option for 1 night or many, for a couple or groups.

Also available for all Park guest is our large Mobility Access Facility Unit, Coin operated Laundry Facilities, Washing Line & Pegs.

Free BBQ, Free Adult Bike hire, Free Baby Bath, Free Highchair and on site Dump Station Free for guests, WIFI Hot Spot & Internet Station & DVD Hire.

Visit our Pantry for your basic or, not so basic camping requirements, order fresh home made bread, we sell our own free range eggs and also from our own tunnel house we have seasonal vege’s.


4464 Otira Highway 73, Arthurs Pass, Jackson’s, New Zealand
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