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Explore Hawke’s Bay like a local. Enjoy luxury Hawke’s Bay accommodation with must-see sites and must-do activities.

For an unforgettable holiday, combine our luxury Hawke’s Bay accommodation with the best the region has to offer, including activities, dining, wineries and spectacular scenery. Hawke’s Bay is one of New Zealand’s most popular destinations. Here are some of the highlights to discover.

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A Winter Guide To Fire & Food Around Hawke’s Bay.

Winter in Hawke’s Bay is the perfect excuse to try out all the local eateries, because what else are you going to do when it’s raining. With endless food options in Hawke’s Bay; whether they are gumboots and all casual type spots, to the finest...

The Hawke’s Bay Autumn Outdoor Experience Guide

A recent spate of frosty mornings emphasises that we are well and truly into autumn; with winter just around the corner. Autumn is a brilliant time to visit Hawke’s Bay and enjoy everything it has to offer. Vivid red and gold hues have taken over...

A Locals Guide To Hawke’s Bay Summer 2019

Hawke’s Bay is known as being a meca for tourists all year round. Most will have heard of our amazing wineries, eateries, and of course the stunning Art Deco Heritage buildings. Now, not that all of these aren’t fantastic must-dos; especially for a first-time visitor...

On The Blog: School Holidays Guide

The school holidays are almost here, coinciding perfectly with the beginning of daylight savings.  Hawke’s Bay is the ultimate destination to explore with children of all ages as the weather warms and the days become longer.  The Porters team are always on hand to share...

On The Blog: The Ultimate Winter Getaway

Hawke's Bay is known as one of the sunniest places in New Zealand and winter is no exception. Even when the mercury dips, Havelock North, Hastings and Napier offer some of the best winter experiences and we've put together some of our top tips so...

On The Blog: Top 10 Ways to Relax in the Bay

With the cooler weather and change in season, it’s the perfect time to get away to Hawke’s Bay to unwind and enjoy autumn. We’ve put together our recommended top 10 ways you can relax during your stay in the bay. Play a round of golf...