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The Place To Be

Next year is lining up to be an absolute pearler as Napier is hosts to so many activity and events on offer.  Our rooms are in high demand over these times, however we have a few left.  Give us a call to enquire. All bookings for these times are to be made directly with us.  ...

August 11, 2019

A day in the bay

So much to do on the beachfront along Marine Parade, Napier, NZ.  The broadwalk gives you access to kilometres of wide, flat walkway from Browning Street, Napier CBD and if you are keen you can go all the way to Clive  - so get on your bike, or get your walking shoes on.  (approx 12.1km)...

December 10, 2017

James Taylor is coming to Napier, NZ

James Taylor, an American Singer-Songwriter, 5 time Grammy Award Winner is going to be here on the 5th February 2017 at the Church Road Winery. Inducted into the "Hall of Fame" in 2000 his hit songs from the 60's and 70's are still popular today. Songs like Sweet Baby James, Fire and Rain, Carolina on my Mind and many more will make for a truly exciting evening/weekend as this is over a long weekend so book your tickets and accommodation early to avoid disappointment contact us now at; relax@m...

October 25, 2016

Hawke's Bay Marathon 13th May 2017

Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay International Marathon Run away to the Hawke's Bay for an all new running festival incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options. Take in the best highlights of the region, with flat easy running through local cycle trails, vineyards, olive groves, quiet country roads - all finishing at the impressive Sileni Estates Winery where you can celebrate your efforts in style. This is fast becoming an icon event and is already on the way to be being sold out. We...

October 17, 2016

Mission Concert April 8th 2017

The biggest US female band of all time, the DIXIE CHICKS' announcement is a coup for fans of the Mission Estate Concert and coincides with celebrating 25 years of Mission Concerts featuring the hottest acts on the planet. The band formed in 1989 in Dallas, Texas, and was originally composed of four women performing bluegrass and country music, busking and touring the bluegrass festival circuits and small venues. This has been an "Icon Event" for the "Mission" in the past and recently they hav...

October 15, 2016

Maori Iron Quarter marathon Nov 6th 2016

This Ironman is the start of many coming up from the 6th November 2016 and another on the weekend of the 2nd December being a full Marathon. Book early for these events as they are well attended each year. Contact direct on 0800 335 263 or email

October 10, 2016

Ben Harper Concert 3rd December 2016

"Ben Harper" will be playing at the "Mission" on Saturday the 3rd of December 2016 along with the "Innocent Criminals". Be sure to book early as this performance also coincides with the "Maori Iron Man" event on the same weekend while we still have accommodation available. For all enquires please email to or telephone 0800 335 263 There is a two night minimum stay...

October 9, 2016

Art Deco 2017

There are only two rooms available over Art Deco 2017 16-19th February. Do not miss this iconic event and join the 40,000 plus people. There is a minimum 4 night stay. Motel de la Mer is right at the doorstep with most of the activities an easy walk away. Accommodation is on request so please email us direct;

October 9, 2016

2017 Holiday Planning

For all you "Wine Lovers". With the summer months approaching fast, now is the time to start planning a weekend away with your loved one or with a group to visit and enjoy the Hawke's Bay Winery weekend. You can taste on your own or we can arrange a Winery tour to suit your requirements. We can also recommend many fine dining adventures whilst you are here, just ask and we will be happy to help you out! We will leave it up to you to decide. If your are interested in a weekend away and stay at...

October 9, 2016

Best Rate Guaranteed

Our promise to you when you book direct with us. At Motel de la Mer we guarantee the best rate, when you book directly with us, you will get the best possible rate. Be that by phone, email or on our own website P: +64 (06) 835 7001 F: +64 (06) 835 7002 FreePhone: 0800 33 52 63 E: ...

July 24, 2016

Trout Fishing Paradise

There has been some stunning trout fishing in the region of late. You have to put the hard yards in but well rewarding....

July 10, 2016

Weekend Special

Come stay with us over the next 3 weekends and......?...

July 9, 2016

Art Deco 2017

We have a few rooms available for this exciting event. Come and join the 30,000 plus crowd and participate in the festivities. More than 150 plus vintage cars will be on show from all around the world. You can even ride in some for a small fee. So now is your chance to come and enjoy this truly great event in the Sunny Hawke's Bay, "The Art Deco Capital of the World". Just park your car, dress up and enjoy this truly amazing atmosphere this event has to come to be. Bookings will be taken on...

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