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El Rancho is a peaceful oasis located on the beautiful Kapiti Coast. Whether you are looking for fun family activities or a relaxing retreat, El Rancho is the ideal destination for you.
Located in a lush green setting of over 60 acres, El Rancho is located right alongside the Waikanae River and just a short walk from Waikanae Beach.
We have a range of onsite activities, including horse riding, waterslide, rockwall, archery, go karts and loads more. Just make sure you call first to check on availability of activities before you visit. You can also bike or walk along the river tracks and make your way to the impressive local beach cafes for a coffee or bite to eat.
Whether you’re keen to pitch a tent in true camping style, or if a fully equipped Villa motel room is more to your liking, we have a variety of accommodation options.
El Rancho offers conference, accommodation and catering options for groups of 20-500+ people. Their business accommodation options include:
They also offer cabins, bunk rooms and tent sites across their large site.