Description from the owner
Description from the owner
“a great retreat to come back to and unwind after the hustle/bustle of the events of the day…highly recommended!!:”
Havelock House is a fabulous Bed & Breakfast; it is an easy 3 minutes drive from Havelock North village, offers the best of both worlds – a quiet location with the convenient proximity of wineries, great restaurants such as Black Barn and Craggy Range close by.
Tucked in a beautiful garden, you will enjoy all the facilities and more that you would expect from a 4 star rated luxury bed and breakfast.
Enjoy spacious tranquil ground floor large ensuite rooms with King double and single beds – lovely gardens & views, ...Read more
About the owner
About the owner
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Havelock House was built 25 years ago as a family home. At the time it was the talk of Hawke's Bay - the first $1 million dollar house to be built in Havelock North. Its colonial style takes its character from many older Bay properties - high ceilings, cornicing, cream paintwork, wide verandas and of course hints of Art Deco. When they first saw the property on the internet they decided it would be perfect for what they wanted a fabulous family home and B&B.; Over the past 4 years Diana and Jeff have transformed their home into a warm and friendly Bed & Breakfast. There are now 3 ensuite ground floor B&B; rooms – all large and spacious and a separate guest lounge, games room with full sized snooker table and a guest kitchen with fridge & microwave. With Diana and Jeff's skillful modernization and decoration the property incorporates the best of both worlds; it is spacious and modern but retains its unique character.
With Hawke's Bay known as "the fruit bowl of New Zealand" of course there are fruit and citrus trees in the 4 acres of garden which you are free to explore. Palm trees surround the swimming pool and there are lots of fragrant roses in the garden
There are 2 'chooks' named after Tom's godmothers Pamela and Gillian
Cattle graze in the paddocks depending on the time of year and a few sheep keep the grass down. They feed their neighbours pigs with food scraps - you are welcome to join them.
Their son Tom who is 18 creates wine tables and custom wine barrel creations. These include wine tables, racks and bottle stands. Each product is hand crafted by Tom out of oak, recycled from old oak wine barrels. Some of his work is on display in the hall – and he welcomes commissions!
Staying at Havelock House
• Breakfast is a great time of the day at Havelock House. Using the freshest of ingredients from the Hawke’s Bay and lots of homemade produce. We like to serve breakfast at a time suitable for you between 8 - 9.00am.in the dining room overlooking the gardens. Our breakfast menu includes a choice of teas & filter coffee, fresh fruit juice, cereals, homemade muesli, homemade strawberry jam and 3 fruit marmalade, local Arataki honey, selection of toasted artisan breads, fresh fruit, yoghurts and a choice of cooked dishes – Diana’s speciality is poached eggs and bacon – ‘the Best in Hawke’s Bay!’
No need to order ahead of breakfast time we will ask you what, if anything, you want cooked. We can cater for most diets – please just let us know in advance if you require soya milk. We can provide gluten free and vegetarian breakfasts too.
Those looking for somewhere with a ‘village appeal’ – look no further than the attractive village of Havelock North. With a real heart and loads of facilities – there is a wide choice of things ro see and do; if you are interested in good food and fine dining - you'll really enjoy your stay in this part of the North Island of New Zeland – Havelock North is just 5 minutes from Napier and an easy 20 minutes to the Art Deco centre of Napier much on offer - try and stay an extra night.
It is an ideal base for all Hawke’s Bay has to offer, fine dining, Art Deco Napier , Birdwood Gallery on Middle Road, golf at Cape Kidnappers, shopping, cycling, fishing, walking and just having time to relax and unwind…
Havelock North built in the foot hills of Te Mata Peak – one of New Zealand’s top visitor attractions has a special appeal – once discovered visitors love to return. The village has a wonderful street pavement cafes, over 14 women’s clothes shops, speciality food shopping, top restaurants and wineries including Black Barn, Te Mata and Craggy Range.
Havelock North appeals to visitors from around the world - with it's top wineries, quality restaurants, fabulous scenary, Cape Kidnappers golf and river fishing.
Whether your reason for coming to Havelock House accommodation is the best around.
77 Endsleigh Road ( entrance on Endsleigh Drive) , Havelock North , Hastings 4130 North Island New Zealand
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