Welcome to Ahuriri

Just five minutes drive from Napier’s central business district you can discover an area steeped in history, but with a contemporary edge. New apartments sit alongside tiny old fishermen’s cottages, industrial warehouses and woolstores with distinctive saw-tooth rooflines.

History & Tours

One of the first areas to be settled in Napier, Ahuriri is steeped in history. Enjoy the area’s rich cultural heritage, walk the heritage trail and check out world class examples of Art Deco architecture along the way. Casually wander the area by yourself, or take a guided trip to discover all the cultural charm this area has on offer.

Ahuriri's history & tours

Business Directory & Good Time Guide

Pick up your free copy of the Ahuriri Business Directory & Good Time Guide from Napier i-SITE, Hawke’s Bay Airport or at a local Ahuriri business, or view it online now!

5726 Webtile U2

Ahuriri – an exciting destination!

If you just want to relax, stroll around the estuary and enjoy the birdlife then wander along the seaside boardwalk, taking in the panoramic view of the the Pacific Ocean. Along the way you’ll see kids fishing, boats unloading their catch, walkers enjoying the invigorating sea air and plenty of smiling people simply enjoying the area. It doesn’t get any better than this!

Do

There’s so much to do in Ahuriri, whether you want to indulge in some retail therapy, take a walk along the boardwalk or visit the historic Old Customhouse, you’ll find plenty of attractions to keep you entertained.

Eat & Drink

Grab a sausage roll or scone on the run, watch the sunset on the harbour while you enjoy a meal at one of the fabulous bars along West Quay or treat yourself to dinner at one of Ahuriri’s exquisite restaurants.

Shop

You’ll find a range of retail options in Ahuriri including exquisite antiques and fantastic art. Check out some of the places in Ahuriri where you can get your retail therapy – it’s medicinal, darling!

Stay

From upmarket, historic hotels to modern backpacker lodges catering for large groups, Ahuriri has something for everyone, allowing you to stay and enjoy the varied activities the area has to offer.

Live & Work

Ahuriri is a wonderful place to live, work and play.

History

One of the first areas to be settled in Napier, Ahuriri is steeped in history. Casually wander the area by yourself, or take a guided trip to discover all the cultural charm this area has on offer.

Hot Deals

Latest Deals

Our Supporters