Ballina Motel

393 Gloucester Street, Napier, North Island, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $112.00
 

Travel Blogs from Napier

Art Disapointed

A travel blog entry by mcvietnamtrip

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... shut, wineries - shut... The only reason we booked 2 nights in Napier - Wine! Would thoroughly recommend Napier and Hawke's Bay as a destination as long as you avoid public holidays.

We tried to make the best of it and went to the Ocean Spa and found a great area for dinner (including trying some lovely local wines) which was brilliant and prepared to continue south tomorrow.


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Art Deco weekend

A travel blog entry by petach

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... don't know what I was doing up so early !!) then headed out to Cape Kidnappers and walked on the beach where we saw a seal basking in the sun, he was not bothered by us at all and even posed for the camera. Our last day saw us at the top of Te Mata, a peak of nearly 400metres, we decided not to go for the hang gliding though, it did say 'danger stay off' ...

Full day in Napier

A travel blog entry by sw19mike

... was very good too. Finally, there was a very expensive Homage on offer (about 90 a bottle). We all tried it. Boy, it needs at least 5 years in the bottle - the girl pouring the wine even said 10 might be better. That's a brave investment!
Then to Ngatarawa and the Stables winery. A lovely little place, and we tried more Sauvignon Blanc, a Pinot Gris, and a late harvest, which was very good. Pohiri bought a half bottle of the late harvest for a treat to ...

Art Deco Time in Napier

A travel blog entry by tony-helen

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We left our Motel in Gisborne early as we had about 220 kilometres to travel and it takes a while on these roads. We decided to stop on the way if we saw anything unusual. Our first stop on route was at The Mohaka Viaduct, which is the tallest viaduct in all of Australasia, at 95 metres above the river. Just as we parked to start our walk to the river another car pulled up behind us and within 20 seconds ...

A shearing life

A travel blog entry by khughes17

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05/01/2014 Very tired today; 4am came around way to fast. We get dressed and have breakfast then head to Marks. Off to the same shed again. I have a good sleep on the van but we soon arrive at the shed. We continue with the lambs but it's a long day; I just have no energy all day. Just pushing and pulling my broom around is hard work! We manage to get through the day and half 4 comes around. Back on the van and head to Colin's, dropping Paerata and Doug off on the way. We arrive ...

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Location

This 4 star hotel, located on 393 Gloucester Street, Napier, is near Mission Estate Winery, Church Road Winery, Hawkes Bay Scenic Tours Ltd, and Silky Oak Chocolate Company.
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