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DOC Otto/MacDonalds Campsite

15 km north of Franz Josef. North end of Lake Mapourika., Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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30/7/2017 31/7/2017
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Well maintained campsite. We arrived around 3.30pm and were one of the first to arrive for the evening, so had plenty of choice as to where to park, so we chose to park in the area further away from the road, which is closer to...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Be prepared for sandflies if you stay here. Not many spots and quite busy. We got an ok campsite but the road noise and lights are a bit disturbing. Better toilets on the Otto side, but only a couple of minutes walk between the two....More

Thank ama658
Reviewed 22 January 2017

a very good camp with clean facilities and heaps of room Camp hosts on site during busy periods flush toilets at one part of camp with long drop toilet at the other all kept nice and clean this is a great place to stay while...More

Thank 797sausageking
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

For those of you who don't know, the Kea is an Alpine Parrot endemic to New Zealand. I found them in abundance at this pleasant DOC campsite. They jumped on the roof of my car, tried to steal my food, etc all to my amusement...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Two open camps side by side with a short 2 minute forest walk joining them. Otto is closer to the toilets which are very clean but we camped at mc Donald's because it was quieter. Handy overnight stop before Franz Josef and a cheap/ budget...More

Thank Lady_Peekaboo19
  • Location
  • New Zealand >
  • South Island >
  • West Coast Region >
  • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
  • Franz Josef
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