Little River Campground / Manaia Native Habitat
287a Okuti Valley Road
Little River 7591 New Zealand

Cell phone: 021 611 820

Only 45 minutes from Christchurch City and less than one hour from the airport. Take state highway 75 towards Akaroa. 1km past the Little River Inn, turn right onto Kinloch Road for 1km then left onto Okuti Valley Road following the signs to Manaia Native Habitat and blue holiday park sign.

Plan your route to Little River Campground


Local attractions

Little River is the gateway to Banks Peninsula. Without having to go over any hills, the drive here is easy and the scenery can be stunning.

Within 15 minutes of the campground we have great swimming beaches, some awesome surfing hotspots, fishing areas and plenty of biking trials. There is plenty to keep you occupied and please look at www.littleriver.org.nz for events and more information on our village.


Little River Campground
287a Okuti Valley Road, Little River

PHONE: 021 611 820 or


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Cancellation Policy

We are a small private business and cancellations affect us greatly. Please don’t confirm a booking if you are not committed to staying.


Credit card: A valid credit card in the name of the guest must be presented on check-in. Any damage caused during the stay may be charged against that card (so watch what your kids do).


We reserve a site or cabin for you so this can prevent other travellers from staying. Your travel insurance may cover you for unexpected changes.


Total lose of deposit or fee if cancelling within 48 hours from booking date.


+48 hours notice lose of one nights fee. Over busy periods lose of full fee.


Cabins – lose of full fee if cancelled within one week.


Managers discretion to waive or lower fee depending on situation, so ask. Changing your mind because of weather is not one of them sorry. You can postpone a booking in some circumstances but have to rebook with the season. Dependent on availability. Loss of fee may apply.