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Reviewed 28 March 2017

This region East of Taupo on the central North Island is diversely home to the sister communities of Napier and Hastings + a quaint village, Havelock North -- to distinguish it from Havelock on the South Island. There's 40+ wineries in multiple unique grape-growing areas...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We spent the weekend riding the Hawkes Bay trails and had a great time. It was really cool to travel to and ride in a region that clearly employs people that design trails that are worth riding and that feel safe. There are lots of...More

1  Thank Tony P
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

I feel in love with Hawkes Bay and all their amazing vineyards. I did the 6H drive down from Auckland and I was well rewarded. The drive was great since every turn was to another amazing view. The people are great, the food is amazing,...More

2  Thank Manny L
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

An area many don't include in their North Island itinerary, but you should! Hawkes Bay Area deserves a minimum of 3 full days if you are a foodie or love your wine! Can highly recommend the Riverside Lodges in Havlock North if you are looking...More

1  Thank Jacinta B
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Hawkes Bay is a very pretty area of New Zealand and the best way to see the whole area is to drive up the Te Mata Mountain and view it all form the fabulous lookout. After visiting Te Mata we also saw Pernel Fruit Orchard,...More

2  Thank Rosemary L
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Well worth a visit when on the road, hawkes bay is tranquil and a beautiful place. Full of marine air and crystal waters Michael & Fiona UK

1  Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 22 October 2014

We recently spent a few days in and around the Hawke's Bay again and very much enjoyed our time in this lovely area of North Island as we have in the past. This is a great place to visit on North Island. Similar to the...More

10  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Stayed here Feb 2014. Stayed for 3 nights in a well appointed room with ensuite facilities in beautiful surroundings. It is run by a delightful lady who was well versed in what to do in the local area and was extremely helpful. She cooked wonderful...More

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 8 September 2013

No 5 Cafe & Larder was one of those chance revelations. On State Highway 2, just north of Hastings it does great food and has an interesting selection of gifts and cookware. We found out about it from a flyer whilst staying on the edge...More

Thank Harry C
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Some tourists may be confused by Hawes Bay. Of course, it is a lage Bay of the Pacific Ocean. But more importantly, Hawes Bay is a region extending from the mountains of Taupo to the Pacific coast, including towns such as Napier and Hastings. Hawkes...More

2  Thank SavantIII_11
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