1. Trout Pool Road
You can sleep in any vehicle in the car park at the end of Trout Pool Road, although tents are not permitted. Toilet facilities are available. Make use of the Okere Falls Track and watch people white water rafting. Find out more about white water rafting here at 7 Places to go White Water Rafting in New Zealand.
Location: 103 Trout Pool Rd, Okere Falls
2. Hinemoa Street Car Park
Self-contained vehicles can park here overnight for free. There are no facilities so make sure you take all your waste with you.
Location: eastern end of Hinemoa Street justbefore the Polynesian Spa.
3. Lakefront Drive
A suitable overnight parking area for certified self-contained vehicles. There are no facilities nearby so please take all your waste with you!
Location:Marine Parade and Lakefront Drive near the War Memorial Park.
4.Haupapa Street Car Park
Certified self-contained vehicles can park overnight for free between the hours of5pmand 8am only. You will have to pay for parking outside of these hours.
Location:Mid-way down Haupapa Street in Rotorua city centre
5. POP in Mamaku
Those with a self-contained vehicle can stay on this park over property in Mamaku on the arrangement with the owners, David and Steph Fleet. Contact: 07 332 5728.
Location: 22 Tarena St, Mamaku