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Private tours of Napier and the surrounding area with a knowledgeable and friendly local guide in vintage/classic cars. We specialise in tailoring your tour to your interests so please tell us when booking if there is something you would like us to...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Napier 4143, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

The art deco capital of New Zealand really must be explored in a classic car. This is great fun and so enjoyable to step back in time and see it through the eyes of beautiful Queenie our car for the day. Napier Classic Cars provided...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kate M
paulsO9994TF, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

My pleasure Kate - and many thanks for that wonderful review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your time in Napier so much.

Reviewed 4 days ago

We arrived at the Aquarium in Napier and waited for our Vintage car to arrive. Soon Lesley pulled up in Buttercup a beautiful Model A Ford. From the start Lesley was very helpful and accommodating. the car itself was wonderful and comfortable. We had the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Semovskih
paulsO9994TF, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for that fantastic review - it really does make it all worthwhile hearing how much you enjoyed your time with Lesley and Buttercup - please do look us up if you ever return to Napier.

Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a lovely trip with Paul in his beautiful car Queenie and we got all our questions answered and heard wonderful stories about the city and facts abut Art Deco. We enjoyed it very much.

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Date of experience: January 2019
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paulsO9994TF, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for that lovely review - it's much appreciated. Thanks again for booking with us - do come again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great way to see Napier! Paul our private guide was very knowledgeable and took us to so many places:) This is definitely a must do trip 😎

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jillholt61
Paul S, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for the review, Jill ... it was a great pleasure showing Roman and yourself around Napier.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow!! What a wonderful tour with Leslie driving us in Buttercup. Leslie shared her knowledge of the town and its history and took us to quite a few spots of interest, also finding the time to take photos of us in front of Art Deco...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jilliej23
Paul S, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write that terrific review - hearing that you enjoyed the time with Lesley and Buttercup so much makes it all worthwhile. We hope you enjoy the remainder of your holiday and perhaps see you again next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the trip. Saw all the highlights, and heard the stories to go along with them. Paul was an amazing guide, thanks! The car was historic and comfortable, and harked back to a begone era. We went up to the lookup, around the deco suburb,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul S, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review - so glad you enjoyed your time with me - do come again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic way to see Napier and learn about its history and the earthquake that formed the area. BOOKING We were arriving on Ovation so pre booking is recommended if you arrive on a cruise ship. We had to queue on the ship early...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul S, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review and a merry Christmas to you all!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks Paul for the great tour of Napier. We travelled in style in Queenie while you passed on entertaining stories, provided us with interesting information about Napier, the earthquake and the consequent Art Deco reconstruction. We packed many sights into our 90 minute tour and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jill M
Paul S, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Jill and Peter - delighted that you enjoyed our time together. A very merry Christmas and happy New Year to you both.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Napier and did this tour, which I highly recommend. Our tour was in a 90 year old car named ‘Buttercup’ and she was a piece of history herself. Our guide was brilliant too, the tour involved stops around Napier whereby we learned of...More

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Paul S, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you - we do appreciate you taking the time to write a review and are very pleased you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 12 December 2018

Many thanks to Paul for transporting Betty & friends to Te Awa Winery for her 90th birthday celebrations - this helped to make the day very special. Great service & beautiful car.

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul S, Owner at Napier Classic Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Many thanks for the review Linda - it was an absolute pleasure and I hope Betty enjoyed a fabulous birthday lunch surrounded by her family.

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