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Waterloo Bay Tourist Park, Elliston

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Beach Terrace, town center. Drive into Elliston town centre (Port Lincoln side) turn right at pub/centre intersection, travel 200m N to entrance of park. Alternatively from northern side of town, drive past jetty, and take first road into Elliston town centre which passes the side of the caravan park. Ph: 08 8687 9076 or 1800 798 888. Top tourist member. Pets at manager's discretion.

Report By: Redcaps Gelorup(71)
Date of Stay: April 2018 Rating: 3
Rate is now $32 per night powered site. Pub very handy and meals OK

Report By: Peter & Lee(183)
Date of Stay: April 2018 Rating: 4
Manager's name is Maryann
Maryann walked us thru the park & showed us which sites were available
Very friendly staff, no complaints, staff helped us at the site, staff explained park layout and facilities. Very good value for money $29 for 2A PN, powered, shoulder season. Amenities are close to all sites, were clean, condition is very good, water pressure is good, there was adequate hot water, soap provided, dry change area, paper towels/dryer provided, exhaust fans/good ventilation. Adequate number of tourist sites, mostly level sites, poor night lighting, sites will accommodate large motorhomes and 5th wheelers, annex slabs to some sites, shade to some sites, drive-through sites, adequate taps close by, adequate sullage close by. Good laundry, good camp kitchen, you can use your mobile wireless carrier used was Telstra, reception quality was 1. Quiet, open & roomy park, adequate shade, no permanent/annual vans. Clean UC gas BBQs are free, congenial bbq area atmosphere, bbq area lighting, seating provided at bbq. Excellent playground, in good condition. No pool. Suitable for a week or more, suitable for families, well maintained park, park is considered kid-safe.
Liked:- Dog friendly. Helpful owners/managers. TV reception was poor but the park "retransmits" 16 channels. Point your aerial at reception.
Disliked:- No dump point. Sites at the back of the park not well lit. Internet & Satellite TV signals a bit sus. (maybe blocked by trees)

Report By: U Boughta Jeep(53)
Date of Stay: May 2017 Rating: 3.5
There may be mobile phone coverage on other networks. None on Vodafone.
Sites will accommodate large motorhomes and 5th wheelers.
Liked:- Nice trees around the park.
Disliked:- Night lighting did not exist in much of the park. No dump point in this park. Come on get with it.
Parking:- Accommodates two rigs at reception.
Added Touches:- No added touches, not even many touches.
Local Information:- Even lazy slobs like me can walk to "town" from this park. Local coastal scenery to the north is spectacular.

Report By: Peter and Jean Reynella SA(244)
Date of Stay: October 2016 Rating: 3
This is a very good park close to town. Drive through and back in sites are available and most have grass. Excellent amenities block and 6 tv channels available from their own antenna.

Report By: Jenar(69)
Date of Stay: June 2016 Rating: 2
Most sites have a fair covering of grass and some have slabs for annex. Larger caravans and 5th wheelers can be accommodated. Points for power and water are handy but no sullage point. Ablution block is older style but clean however there is no onsite dump point. Telstra coverage was excellent at 5 bars. Tariff was $30 per night for 2 adults on a powered site less 10% for TOP members. Major negative during our stay was a guest riding around the park on his extremely noisy motor bike on a number of occasions while clutching his baby son in his left arm. Of course, neither was wearing a helmet and management seemed to take no action.

Report By: Oz Gypsy(65)
Date of Stay: May 2016 Rating: 3.5
As previous reports, this is a clean and tidy park with good amenities, laundry, camp kitchen, fish cleaning shelter and still $30 per night for a powered site for 2 adults. We had a drive through for our 5th wheeler and stayed hitched up. Very friendly and helpful staff. The supermarket in town is well stocked. Good for overnight or a longer stay. One person we spoke to has been coming here for 4 weeks a year for many years.

Report By: GeeNEmm(138)
Date of Stay: December 2014 Rating: 3
With TT discount $27 P/N 2A, good value. Again another neat and tidy TT park, lovely green grassy sites or packed gravel with very good concrete annex slabs. Sties were easy to negotiate into, mostly reverse into though. Amenities had been given a recent coat of paint and were clean, pressure good, adequate hot water and good sized cubicles. Noting the comment of a previous contributor, there coooo-uld be an issue with the pidgeons as they are still roosting above the Womens, but fresh paint was only smell obvious during our stay. TV reception was restricted to 6 digital stations-sufficient, good Optus and Telstra. Dump point, small camp kitchen, no pool. Good position within a stroll to town offerings of general store, cafe, post office, and a 500m walk through tracks to the beach. Was very windy, cold and grey during our stay but beach looked nice. Extras: Nice views from cliff top drive; only fuel stop is on the highway on the way into town