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Attention Valued Guests: We are currently not accepting bookings as our property is undergoing a transition phase. For those interested in a unique investment opportunity, this exquisite property is on the market. Please visit www.oceanfront-property.nz for details on purchasing this luxury accommodation. We appreciate your understanding during this period.

Boutique Family Accommodation - near Havelock North and Napier

Happily Ever After! There are plenty of family attractions in the Bay. Sure to delight everybody. For example; splash, swim and slide - the perfect day - Splash Planet.


Family Luxury Holiday Home

The perfect familyHoliday Home 

Just in case you have not already seen it - Our Captains Cottage is the perfect family holiday home! The unique family getaway with all the ingredients needed. A touch of luxury for mum including a sumptuous breakfast table ready to sit down and enjoy. A private retreat with enough space to relax, have some quality "You & Me" time with the security the younger ones are next door in the same family accommodation house.

Bay Guesthouse is exclusively yours 

No other Guests you have all the space to enjoy loved ones for a game at the big Kitchen Table, in the Lounge in front of the big fireplace or to read a book in the Atrium. Ideal for 2-3 Days with different options to explore the wider Hawkes Bay (see Programmes & Maps further down) or short trips to nearby Havelock North Area.

A big choice of children welcome items 

Like a huge set of Brio Train Tracks, Lego for age 3-99, Board-Games, Computer Games like Wii, Netflix and unlimited WIFI connection. Grown-ups can enjoy a glass of wine or dinner and fully relax. A private chef and a professional restaurant service do the rest. See Chef's Table Menu.

13x Lego storage boxes all sorts of Lego parts.
Folder with Lego Building Plans for small and bigger projects

Havelock North
6-8 Hours Family Excursion

10+ great Family Getaway Fun Ideas

Leave after Breakfast, perhaps 10 am and be back approx. at 6 pm.

Free & Low-Cost Activities:

  • Ocean Beach
  • Maraetotara Falls
  • Black Barn Vineyard/Restaurant
  • Black Barn Growers Market
  • Black Barn Amphitheater
  • Arataki Honey Gifts, Learn, Taste
  • Te Mata Park Redwoods Forest Walk
  • Te Mata Scenic Peak View
  • Birdwoods Gallery Icecream, Arts, Plunger-Cafe
  • Strawberry Patch Icecream
  • Havelock North Table Tennis, Water-Playground, Skateboard
  • Splash Planet Mini Golf
  • Te Mata Winery "Coleraine Iconic Building"
  • Craggy Range Architectural Stunning Winery (Closing Hours Tasting)

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Havelock North Village
Table Tennis, Water Playground & Railway

Splash Planet

Splash Planet in Hastings NZ, real family fun. Close by a boutique family accommodation, the perfect stay for memorable holidays

Family Activities in Napier

National Aquarium

Farmyard Zoo