We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Waipara Sleepers

    Waipara, New Zealand
    Best prices for your stay
    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in WaiparaSee available hotels in Waipara
    Traveller (18)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (16)
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good47%
    • Average18%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible9%
    Travellers talk about
    “shower block” (2 reviews)
    “fresh eggs” (3 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (4 reviews)
    Free Parking
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (22)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 21 reviews

    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    Several years ago this was a pristine spot to camp ......sadly I was shocked to see the deterioration, dirty toilet and showers, kitchen , dirty plates all over the sink and tables , the grounds once well kept, now overgrown ,and unwatered, despite an irrigation...More

    Thank Jenni D
    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    This is the second time we have stayed here. We wanted to come back again as the first time about 8 years ago was wonderful. Unfortunately the place has become run down and not as appealing as it used to be, was disappointed the sign...More

    Thank clivejeanettew
    Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

    This backers is worth the stop if you want an indoor spot for the night. They've taken old Nz railway cars and converted them into sleeping cabins. Ours had a small living room with tea, a fridge and tv. With hardwood floors and a sink...More

    Thank Joanna N
    Reviewed 28 January 2016

    This campground looks quaint and sounds welcoming from the website. However, we found the management were unhelpful, and lapse in their duties. We were on a tent site with two children, and stayed two nights. On arrival there had been a mix up with the...More

    2  Thank JMC345
    Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

    Great for backpackers or a one night stay. Quirky experience in an old train carriage although rooms not cleaned to a great standard. Stayed in a double carriage which had two small rooms, tea and coffee facilities, TV and sink. Toilets, showers and 'Station' kitchen...More

    Thank sophd14
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Waipara
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (18)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (16)
    Nearby Restaurants
    Pegasus Bay Winery Restaurant
    180 reviews
    3.37 km away
    Black Estate Wine
    106 reviews
    5.43 km away
    Waipara Springs Winery & Restaurant
    80 reviews
    3.63 km away
    Waipara Hills
    39 reviews
    .54 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Waipara Hills
    97 reviews
    1.72 km away
    Torlesse Wines
    33 reviews
    1.20 km away
    Terrace Edge Vineyard & Olive Grove
    17 reviews
    2.79 km away
    Weka Pass Railway
    19 reviews
    .97 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Waipara Sleepers staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "Just go down to Amberley, about 15 minutes away , good camping there."
    Read review
    "Campervans would be the best for staying here"
    Read review
    "Try one of the rail car rooms. Shared or private - they are amazing."
    Read review
    "Railway car rooms aren't for those with mobility problems, but my little cabin would pose no problem..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing