McHardy Lodge

Location: Hawkes Bay | New Zealand

Housed inside a beautifully restored 1800s residence, McHardy Lodge is a welcoming home-from-home guesthouse in an attractive cul-de-sac on Napier Hill. As you peer out over the mountains and the Pacific Ocean, let hostess Yvonne spoil you with her delicious home-made breakfasts and a bank of insider knowledge about Napier.
Perfect forFamilies or couples after a home-from-home atmosphere.
In the knowThe McHardy Lodge dates back to 1890, having withstood an earthquake in 1931 and lived a former life as a maternity hospital.

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Hotel Overview


Napier, Hawke’s Bay.

Rooms at McHardy Lodge

The Lodge offers a choice of two rooms or four suites, featuring wrought iron beds, French doors leading to private patios, and large sunken bath tubs. Tastefully furnished throughout, each room showcases rich native Kauri timber and tasteful antiques that hark back the bygone era.

Food and facilities

Yvonne cooks up a storm each morning, offering delicious made-to-order breakfasts that can be enjoyed anywhere in the property – though best enjoyed in the sunny dining room. Go for an evening swim in the pool, have a game of billiards, or cosy up with a good book in the library.

Activities at McHardy Lodge

Napier is famed for its fantastic wineries, restaurants and Art Deco heritage, with a lively arts scene and an abundance of excellent galleries. The colourful Botanical Gardens are just a short walk away, or a number of sporting and water options are on offer on the Hawke’s Bay coastline.

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