Things to do in Hawke's Bay
If you are planning a visit to Napier or the Hawke's Bay region of New Zealand, base yourself at Havelock House one of the best Hawke's Bay Bed and Breakfast accommodation you will find.
Food and Wine in Hawke's Bay
Hawke's Bay is known as the fruit bowl of New Zealand - the fertile plains, rivers and Mediterranean climate help growers produce a wide range of food. Browse the many roadside stores of apples, strawberries, plums, cherries, peaches, apricots, avocados, olives and figs. Visit the Hawke's Bay Farmers Market (Sundays all year round) and Growers' market (Saturdays from Labour weekend to Easter).
Havelock House is within minutes of great dining experiences from local cafes to award winning restaurants - choose from Pipi, Deliciosa, Diva, the Post, the Rose & Shamrock, Off the Track, Terroir at Craggy range , the 2010 award winning Black Barn and a short drive to Clear View, Elephant Hill and Mission.
Cape Kidnappers - Gannets and Golf
Overland tours to the world's largest gannet colony or beach safaris.. A real 'must do' on a trip to New Zealand
You can also stay at Havelock House and enjoy a game of golf at Cape Kidnappers -We can also help you book to play at other courses.
You'll find ample cafes, restaurants and wineries, Maori history, passionate artists and craftspeople, beautiful gardens, great swimming beaches and rivers, relaxing walks, and fantastic museums in Hawke's Bay.
Hawke's Bay Wine
With its warm climate and long sunshine hours, Hawke's Bay's wine is some of the best New Zealand wine. With 70 cellar doors to visit, Hawke's Bay is the second largest wine area of New Zealand. We can arrange wine tours for you or provide wine maps and suggest a self-drive route.
Havelock North Village
Havelock North is at the base of the prominent landmark Te Mata Peak in the heart of the Hawke's Bay.
Just a short drive from Havelock House, call in for a coffee to Birdswood Gallery, or Bay Expresso, or Hawthorne Coffee or wander round the boutiques and galleries of Havelock North. Visit Arataki Honey free visitor centre, Telegraph Hill Olives, Pernel Fruitworld, The Strawberry Patch, Rush Munro Ice Cream Parlour, Silky Oaks chocolate, and more......
Art Deco Napier
A visit to the Hawke's Bay would not be complete without a trip to Napier - the art deco city; some of the best Art Deco architecture in the world; enjoy a guided walk - twice daily or you can wander round on a self guided trail.
Whether you are staying the Hawke's Bay to visit friends, attend a wedding, exploring the local wineries, going fishing or playing golf, Havelock House Bed and Breakfast is the ideal base .