Ben-Ewa Camping Area
Ben-Ewa Camping Area is a serene and well-kept camping destination that caters to a range of outdoor enthusiasts. It is known for its medium-sized and well-defined camp sites, providing a comfortable and enjoyable camping experience. The valley location offers ample shade, and it's shielded from strong winds, making it an ideal choice for campers seeking a cozy and protected environment.
Facilities & Amenities
Suitable For Camper Trailer
Suitable For Tents
Water (Non drinking)
1) Open fires: allowed (in existing fire sites only), except when fire bans or prohibitions apply.
2)Generator use: not permitted.
Things to know
Access to Ben-Ewa Camping Area is primarily via high clearance 4WD vehicles, making it an adventure in itself to reach this hidden gem. Boats are another option for those who prefer to approach from the water, adding to the sense of adventure and seclusion. The campground has a maximum of 12 sites, all marked with totems. Seasonal closures may result in some sites being unoccupied at certain times of the year. The campsite surface consists of sand, which adds to the natural and rustic atmosphere. Generator use is not permitted to preserve the peaceful ambiance of the area. Ben-Ewa offers a variety of camping options, including tent camping, camper trailer camping, and opportunities for large groups. Visitors should come prepared with essentials such as drinking water and containers, water sterilization tablets, rubbish bags, sunscreen, insect repellent, firewood (untreated mill off-cuts), an axe, sealable containers for rubbish, a first-aid kit, and sand pegs. These items will ensure a comfortable and safe camping experience. Mobile phone coverage in the area is poor and unreliable. For those who need better reception, it may be possible near Tangalooma Resort on the island.
The campground provides opportunities for walking and scenic drives, allowing visitors to explore the island's natural beauty. The bay waters nearby are perfect for canoeing and kayaking adventures. f you have a boat, you can enjoy boating in the sheltered bay waters. ke a dip in the bay to cool off on hot days. Fishing enthusiasts can try their luck from the shores of the bay.