Napier is the gateway to the Hawke’s Bay region. Following a severe earthquake in 1931, the city was largely rebuilt in the Art Deco style for which it has become known. Enjoying a coastal position, Napier’s restaurants, cafés and wineries are up there with the best. It is no wonder many holiday makers to the city end up making a permanent move to this growing Hawke’s Bay centre.
Centrally located a few minutes’ drive to Napier’s CBD are the pre-eminent suburbs of Bluff Hill and Hospital Hill both flanked by the seaside suburb of Ahuriri. Napier Hill is convenient to town and provides up-market housing, many with views up and down the coast. Ahuriri’s village charm includes bars, restaurants, and cafés to wind down and enjoy the seaside ambience.
Just a five-minute drive to some of New Zealand's best wineries, Taradale and its neighbour, Greenmeadows, are ideal spots for families and couples alike. They enjoy a suburban lifestyle with many conveniences, with quality homes and schools at their doorsteps while only being 10km from Napier’s centre.
North of Napier’s CBD, the coastal suburbs of Westshore and Bayview offer a wonderful mix of beach-front living. The traditional coastal bungalows are complemented by many up-market homes. These suburbs are surrounded by the rolling hills of Esk Valley which features larger, lifestyle and premium properties.
Tucked in by Napier’s city centre, Napier South is close to all the city’s conveniences. If is full of charming bungalows, grand villas and many art deco homes that display the architecture for which the city is famous. Most homes in this area are just minutes from the beach front and the many activities along Marine Parade.
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