For those who like to keep fit using gym facilities, guests have complimentary access to Flex Fitness, Havelock North located within 5 minutes’ walk from the Hotel. Access is available during staffed hours for Hotel guests.
33 Havelock North Road
The Hotel has yoga mats available for those who would like to practice in the comfort of their in-room accommodation.
Enjoyed every day by many walkers and joggers, Te Mata Park offers an extensive network of well-formed tracks that provide varied landscapes, views and gradients throughout the 99-hectare parkland. Choose from one of the 7 walking tracks including the spectacular Redwoods Forest. The longer tracks take approximately two hours and are well signposted along the way. The summit of Te Mata Peak offers spectacular 360-degree views across Hawke’s Bay and is one of the “Must Do’s”.
The Karamu Stream Walkway Heritage Trail follows the Karamu Stream between Havelock North Bridge and Crosses Road Bridge. Once the Ngaruroro River it was used for navigational purposes by Māori canoes and early European Settlers bringing goods from Clive. In 1867 the river diverted due to a major flood leaving the channel past Havelock North much reduced. The distance between the two bridges is 1km.
Offering nearly 200 kilometers of scenic trails, the Hawke’s Bay Trails – Heretaunga Ararau, offers one of New Zealand’s best year-round cycling destinations. The flat and meandering scenic trails wind their way alongside rivers, orchards, vineyards and coastlines. Plus, there are plenty of cafes, wineries and country pubs for refreshing stops on the way.
Bicycle storage is available at Porters Boutique Hotel.