Mangapapa Petit Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Airport Transportation
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
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After flying overnight from Honolulu to Auckland, and losing a day completely, we arrived early on the 18th and transfered directly on to Napier. After a short drive through beautiful wine country we arrived at Mangapapa Petit Hotel, a lovely historic estate house between Napier and Havelock North. After a relaxing late morning by the pool, we …
Set off at 8:00 for a long drive to Wellington and arrived at 2:00 at the camp site. Booked in and immediately caught the bus into the city. A nice small city with an arty and cultural feel in a beautiful setting as it's wrapped around the bay. We didn't have time for the museum, ...
... the falls, videoed the boat racing and turning, and carried on to Taupo and then to Napier on the east coast.It rained quite heavily on parts of this road but by the time we reached Napier it was sunny. We arrived with 5 minutes to spare to go on a walking tour, and no sooner had we had the introductory film then the rain was on, just in time for our one and a half hour walk. It wasn't too bad, it came off and on, and the guide did his ...
... so close to the road but you could easily pass this by and miss it. It was the last thing we expected to see in this dry part of New Zealand.
We continued east and reached Napier. We had a nice day yesterday, today however the temperature gauge hit 30c for the first time since we got here. Kirsty, like a swiveling solar panel, kept rotating to be in the sun so soak up its warmth! That is until we bought ice creams. A double scoop cone. Kirsty had apple crumble and ...
... of decoration. It was mixed with a bit of Spanish Mission, Prairie and Stripped Classical thrown in for good measure. The committee had the final say on all plans submitted so it was not difficult to end up with what amounts to a very pretty town centre. Today, Napier's town centre is recognised as one of the largest collection of Art Deco buildings outside Miami.
We went on a nice little bus and walking tour looking at the key buildings in the town – I was in my ...