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Campervan Trips in Dunedin & Surroundings

1⃣ Dunedin to Otago Peninsula Loop

Check out Larnach Castle’s great views and Highcliff Road’s seals and birds.


See albatross and penguins, enjoy pretty coastal views, and visit nature spots and old places.

Otago peninsula loop

2⃣ Dunedin to Catlins Coastal Drive

Check out Nugget Point Lighthouse, explore Cathedral Caves, and take pics of Purakaunui Falls.


Enjoy the pretty coast, spot animals, and camp with great views.

Catlins coastal drive

3⃣ Dunedin to Central Otago Wine Trail

Explore vineyards, cruise Kawarau Gorge, visit historic towns, and enjoy outdoor activities.



Relax at a nearby campground or vineyard with your campervan.

Central Otago wine trail

4⃣ Dunedin to Moeraki Boulders & Waitaki

Explore cool rocks, pretty drives, farms, walks, yummy seafood and sleep under the stars.


Nature and chill vibes ahead!

Moeraki Boulders and Waitaki Valley

5⃣ Dunedin to Taieri George Railway

Hop aboard the scenic Dunedin to Taieri Gorge Railway for stunning views and a memorable journey through the charming landscapes of Middlemarch.

Taieri Gorge Railway and Middlemarch

6⃣ Dunedin City Highlights Tour

Discover Dunedin’s best spots on the City Highlights Tour for a memorable adventure through the city’s top attractions.

Dunedin City Highlights Tour

Best Campervan and Holiday Parks in Dunedin

Waihola Lakeside Holiday Park

  • Location: Located within a 30-minute drive from Dunedin.
  • Accommodation: Powered and non-powered sites, cabins available.
  • Facilities: Modern kitchen, BBQ, laundry, bathrooms.
  • Scenery: Overlooks Lake Waihola for swimming and fishing.
  • Family-friendly: Playground and jumping pillow.
  • Nearby: Waihola Beach, Taieri River, shops, and eateries.
  • Activities: Movie nights, communal BBQs.

Leith Valley Touring Park

  • Location: Minutes from Dunedin city center, located in a native bush.
  • Accommodation: Offers powered and non-powered sites, as well as cabins.
  • Facilities: Modern kitchen, communal dining area and laundry facilities.
  • Convenience: Close proximity to the city center for easy access to amenities and attractions.
  • Activities: Ideal for nature walks and exploring the nearby Leith Valley.
  • Family-friendly: Playground on-site for children to enjoy.

Portobello Village Tourist Park

  • Location: Situated in the scenic Otago Peninsula.
  • Accommodation: Offers powered and non-powered sites, as well as cabins.
  • Facilities: Includes kitchen facilities, BBQ area, and communal kitchen.
  • Convenience: Proximity to attractions and local amenities.
  • Activities: Explore nearby attractions, go for walks, or enjoy outdoor activities.
  • Family-friendly: Suitable for families, with playground facilities available.

FAQs about Hiring a Campervan in Dunedin

Yes, Dunedin rental agencies generally accept international customers. Ensure you have a valid driver’s license from your home country, and consider obtaining an International Driving Permit (IDP) for added convenience.

Dunedin rental companies offer a variety of vans to suit different needs. You can find options such as compact, cargo, and campervans. Specify your requirements to the rental agency to get the most suitable van.

Many rental companies allow you to travel outside Dunedin and between the North and South Islands. However, additional fees may apply, and certain restrictions may exist. Always confirm with the rental agency about the areas you plan to visit.

Most rental agencies in Dunedin offer flexibility in modifying reservations. Check the company’s reservation modification policies and whether any fees may apply for changes to your rental dates or vehicle type.

Booking your van rental in Dunedin in advance is recommended to secure the best rates. Prices may vary based on rental duration, vehicle type, and the time of year. Compare rates from different rental agencies and take advantage of early booking discounts.

Dunedin may have specific parking regulations for larger vehicles, including vans. Check local parking rules and regulations to avoid fines. Many campgrounds and designated areas are suitable for overnight stays in a campervan.

Dunedin has a mix of urban and scenic routes. Be mindful of local speed limits, road conditions, and potential wildlife encounters, especially on coastal roads. Familiarize yourself with local driving guidelines to ensure a safe and enjoyable journey.

Dunedin offers several campgrounds suitable for van travelers. Popular choices include the Dunedin Holiday Park and Ocean View Camping Ground. Check with the local tourism office or your rental agency for recommendations based on your preferences.

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