Camping in a tent, motorhome or caravan isn’t for everyone, or, sometimes you might like to opt for a more luxury getaway.
Glamping is something which has become increasingly popular over the years – basically, it’s glamorous camping!
Many holiday parks are beginning to offer glamping tents, cabins or chalets that offer all the comforts of your home, while still getting the experience of camping at a holiday park.
Whether you can’t fathom the idea of sleeping on the ground, or going without a proper duvet and pillows, glamping may be the perfect solution for you.
Read on to see some of our favourite parks with glamping options in New Zealand!
Fitzroy Beach Holiday Park
Glamping at Fitzroy Beach is the perfect way to experience a stay at a holiday park, while being able to sit back and relax more comfortably. As New Plymouth’s only holiday park on the beach, you won’t want to miss out on a stay here!
Fitzroy Beach offers a large, three-room canvas tent that is already set up for you on arrival.
Complete with a full Queen bed, two camp stretchers and a kitchenette with fridge, jug, toaster, gas cooker and utensils, camping has never been so easy!
The tent has lighting and power, and is set up near the communal facilities.
Perfect for a family of four, this is the ideal way to experience kiwi camping with a hint of luxury!
Leithfield Beach Holiday Park
The Glamping Tent at Leithfield is suited for either a group of four, or a romantic getaway for two.
The tent is cosy and comfortable, complete with a queen bed, fridge and a comfortable seating area.
With notice, the friendly team at Leithfield Beach can have a cheese platter waiting for you on arrival, making your glamping experience even better!
Miranda Holiday Park
Although Miranda Holiday Park doesn’t offer a glamping tent option, the park has a range of accommodation options that provide a comfortable camping experience.
Miranda Holiday Park offers one and two-bedroom chalets which are fully self-contained to ensure a cosy getaway.
For those who want a bit more privacy on holiday, staying in self-contained accommodation means that you can enjoy your own space. You’ll have full use of the parks facilities and amenities, though, so you can mingle with other guests as you wish!
Alpine Adventure Holiday Park
Nestled in the heart of Hanmer Springs, Alpine Adventure Holiday Park has a range of accommodation options to suit campers who are after a more glamorous stay.
You’ll be sure to have an epic glamping experience with a stay in one of the parks quaint cabins.
Each cabin has a queen bed and a 24” TV and DVD player, and you will have full use of the communal kitchen and bathroom facilities.
This is the perfect option for those who don’t mind sharing facilities, but want their own proper bed to sleep in!
Cosy Corner Holiday Park
If you are after a unique glamping experience, why not experience an old-fashioned Kiwi camping holiday at Cosy Corner Holiday Park!
Cosy Corner has a refurbished vintage retro caravan that is perfect for families. This authentic, late 1970’s caravan features a double bed and two single beds in the awning, as well as a small double inside the caravan.
Equipped with a fridge, microwave, crockery, cutlery, cooking equipment and an electric frying pan, the caravan offers everything you need for an enjoyable experience.
Families will appreciate the extra space that this unique accommodation option provides.
If you are looking for a romantic escape, or a more functional camping experience for the whole family, glamping may be the perfect solution for you!
Family Parks has a variety of parks throughout New Zealand offering a range of accommodation options to suit you, including pet friendly parks.