Napier is located on the east coast of the North Island between Auckland and Wellington.
This central location means it is a great place to be based and travel the rest of the North Island. It is protected from the weather in the west by the beautiful Ruahine and Kaweka Ranges and is nestled into Hawke Bay.
It is famous for good weather, Art Deco, fine food and wine in a seaside location. People come to Napier for the relaxed lifestyle.
They enjoy the beach, the wineries, the cafes, the golf courses and the popular water sports like sailing, canoeing and kayaking.