The Nautilus

387 Marine Parade, Napier, North Island, New Zealand | 5 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Napier

Cape Kidnappers

A travel blog entry by jnofria on Sep 29, 2013

4 comments, 5 photos

Hi family and friends! We are having a blast in New Zealand! It's day 3 for us and we have been on the move! Our first adventure took us to Waitamo Caves. We went tubing down rapids in caves surrounded by little glow worms! We were too cheap to buy the photos, but let's just say I stayed in my tube, but Jimmy not so much! :) Also the 3-piece wet …

Preparations for the trip

A travel blog entry by astrix7


... second thoughts about staying in England while it was still cold and found a lovely room just out of Valencia for a month in early May. I then booked a room for a month in Paris from mid June, and finally scored a room for a month in Manchester from mid July. I would liked to have spent a couple of weeks in the south of France, but realised that if I was going to be in Spain this year it would be better to spend a week in Madrid, and another ...

Art Deco and Wineries

A travel blog entry by spicerrtw


... Trust dress up in appropriate clothes and walk around the town chatting to people. Some of the members with vintage cars bring them into town to add to the occasion.

After strolling around the town and chatting to three guys playing the bagpipes (two were local and one originally from Birmingham) we decided to go on a tour of some of the local wineries.

It was a small group tour with just 7 of us in total:a couple who live in Christchurch, a young couple from St ...

Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland

A travel blog entry by free_range_hen


... had gradually been coated in silica deposits, so the volcano is partly man made. The guide also told us that it erupts naturally every 24-72 hours, and he then triggered the eruption using a soap like substance. Well I never felt so mislead in all my life. "You must see the Lady Knox Geyser it goes off at 10.15, or when the ranger turns up, everyday, when we are open. Still it was a magnificent sight when it went off. Back to the reserve, a 3 minute drive down ...


A travel blog entry by shoestringkiwis


We couldn't find anywhere to wash the camper this morning, so we will just have to put up with it until we reach Napier for the weekend.

Said goodbye to John and called in at Age Concern Wairoa to meet Bernard and his lovely wife Paula. We were made very welcome and given a tour of their facilities. Bumped into Janey from Mahia Café again as she was down tending to people’s feet at Age Concern! There was also a Tai Chi class about to ...

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This 5 star hotel, located on 387 Marine Parade, Napier, is near Aquarium - Napier, Marine Parade, Hawkes Bay Museum, and Marineland.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Nautilus Napier

    Reviewed by jnofria

    So friendly!

    Reviewed Sep 29, 2013
    by (7 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    We have a great view of the ocean!

    Waterfall on way to Napier
    Napier, New Zealand

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by kylie.jase

    Wonderful Hotel

    Reviewed Mar 22, 2013
    by (27 reviews) Hokitika , New Zealand Flag of New Zealand

    This hotel is wonderful, the views from our room were amazing and the spa bath sensational! The location is great, we walked down the Esplanade to the restaurants, just awesome!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Nautilus Napier

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Traveler Photos The Nautilus Napier

    Waterfall on way to Napier
    Napier, New Zealand