The National Aquarium
New Zealand's largest display of aquatic life and unique New Zealand wildlife, including sharks, stingrays, living coral, kiwi, tuatara and a huge range of fish species. A fun and educational place to visit for all the family. Open 9am-5pm 7 days (except Christmas Day).
Located in Napier, the National Aquarium is one of the premier Hawke's Bay Tourist Attractions
The NZ Wine Centre
The Wine Centre is situated close to the hotel and offers a number of options for wine and food lovers. They have a well stocked aroma room that offers plenty of wines to get your nose into and run a variety of wine tasting adventures, the best of which sees visitors fly in a Tiger moth over vineyards, enjoy 6 or 12 different Hawkes Bay wines whilst learning more about the wines from the makers themselves. It's an opportunity not to be missed.
Te Mata Peak
Te Mata Peak is a peak south of Hastings rising up to 399m in the Hawke's Bay region of New Zealand. A sealed road leads to the popular lookout at the summit, as well as several trails for hikers and mountain bikers.
Cape Kidnappers is a headland at the southeastern extremity of Hawke Bay on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island and sits at the end of an 8 km peninsula which protrudes into the Pacific Ocean. It is 20 km south-east of the city of Napier
The Art Deco Centre
The Art Deco Centre is your gateway to Napier's heritage and a visit to this city isn't complete without learning about the devastating earthquake of 1931 and the remarkable rebuild that was completed in just 22 months.Visit us for information on guided walks, minibus and vintage car tours and to view a fascinating short film on the 1931 earthquake. The store is filled with uniquely Napier gifts and souvenirs, as well as Art Deco style hats, jewellery, retro children's toys and so much more.Make the Art Deco Centre your first port of call on your next visit to Napier
Adjacent to the Pacific Ocean, Napier's Marine Parade is a destination in its own right. Visit the attractions, public gardens & art or just enjoy the sea
Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track
Follow the track and board walk across the estuary. This estuary supports an interdependent community of wading birds, fish, mud dwellers and aquatic plant life. The board-walk stretches out across the water for good viewing. Take your binoculars.
Bluff Hill Walkway & Lookout
This has to be one of the best vantage points for enjoying those superb views over the Port of Napier and beyond to Mahia Peninsula and Cape Kidnappers – and what a view it is. Bring your camera! You’ll see the Ruahine Ranges and the sweep of the Bay from Mahia Peninsula to Cape Kidnappers
MTG Hawkes Bay
MTG Hawke’s Bay is at home in the heart of Napier forming the cultural centre of this stylish city for over 150 years. MTG Hawke’s Bay is a place where people, objects and ideas meet. MTG Hawke’s Bay is home to a nationally significant collection of art and objects that form the foundation of distinctive exhibitions and a world-class research facility. The MTG Theatre hosts a lively programme of film and performing arts.