Havelock North village has a supermarket, many cafes, bars and exclusive gift and clothing boutiques.
Village Central is handy to many beaches – Haumoana, Te Awanga, Clifton (Cape Kidnappers) Waimarama, Ocean Beach and they are all within 20 minutes drive.
Hawke’s Bay is well-known for its internationally acclaimed wineries: Black Barn, Te Mata and Askerne are just 5 minutes away; in 20 minutes you could be at Craggy Range, Elephant Hill, Te Awanga or Clearview; drive for half an hour and there are still more. See http://www.winehawkesbay.co.nz for more information.
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