The Tennyson

2 Clive Square East, Napier, North Island, 4110, New Zealand | Hotel
Prices starting from $73.00

Travel Blogs from Napier

Preparations for the trip

A travel blog entry by astrix7


... plus a dozen cups of tea a day, and two hots and a cot, to be happy.

Since my 2nd marriage ended 6 years ago, I have experimented with taking small solo 3 or 4 day trips away to towns around the North Island. I even went over solo to my brother Pete's 60th birthday for 10 days to Airlie Beach in North Queensland. For the last 21/2 years I also did some long-weekend traveling with my really good friend Leone. This culminated in 10 ...

Day 58 - Taupo to Napier (93 miles)

A travel blog entry by dewdsontour


... so somebody realised a decade or so ago that Napier with all it's colourful 30's Art Deco buildings was quite a rare treasure and tourist attraction. It got my vote as being the most chic, colourful and pleasing to the eye town in NZ! Before setting off for the site we also visited Ahuriri, the old fishing village part of the area with other buildings of interest including the Art Deco, Tobacco Company building and custom's ...

Wineries of Hawkes's Bay

A travel blog entry by jimandi


... stop and waited another 35 minutes for a behind schedule, then returned to customs check point, got cleared then went on to the ship... ran up the gangplank , up 5 flights of stairs to our cabin, grabbed his backpack and, with Linda, ran up 8 flights of stairs to the Lido Deck cafeteria, gobbled a few bites of food, then we raced down stairs, down the gangplank and boarded our excursion just in time for it to depart at ...

A summer holiday for New Year

A travel blog entry by fionamary


... are modelled on). He has actually sailed this boat from New Zealand to Hawaii with other members of his family with whom he co-owns the boat. It took 18 months. After having a good look around the boat and a little play, we all went to a bar on the waterfront. Phil's cousin also joined us. It was a stunning sunset that evening and we stayed there to see in the new year. On New Year's Day we went into Napier for a coffee before walking along the cobbled beach. We then went to ...

"I drew a penis on my bear..."

A travel blog entry by journeyjoy


Leah's* birthday is today! We docked in Napier and she got her river float tour!

I tried going ashore before the crew drill started since I’m exempt (being of supernumerary status I act as a passenger in an emergency unless given a specific task assigned by a crew member of higher status, therefore, I wouldn’t have to participate in the crew drills onboard). I was denied and told that I’d have to wait for the drill to be over, so ...

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This hotel, located on 2 Clive Square East, Napier, is near Marine Parade, Hawkes Bay Museum, Te Mata Winery, and Century Cinema.
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