Things to do in Hawke’s Bay

Te Mata Peak

The views from Te Mata Peak are spectacular and well worth the short drive.

Cycle Paths

The rivers, beaches and urban centres of Hawkes Bay are connected by an extensive network of well maintained cycle/walking paths.

Syringa House has two bikes for hire, one e-bike and one road bike.

Local Beaches

Popular local beaches include Ocean Beach and Waimarama Beach.

Napier City

Napier city (20 minutes drive) is famous for its art deco architecture and annual art deco events.

Local Cafes & Wineries

Havelock North has many cafes and restaurants, and there are several award winning wineries in close proximity.

Gannet Colony

Cape Kidnappers Gannet Colony is the world’s largest, most accessible Gannet nesting place. Gannet Safaris will take you right to within a few feet of these remarkable birds.

The gannet colony is accessible for walkers (allow 6 hours for the round trip).