News And Events

Colonial Lodge Motel is a great place to stay for families, couples or larger groups planning to explore the Hawkes Bay region. Our blog is updated regularly to share upcoming events, iconic annual events (such as the famous Mission Concert, or Art Deco Weekend) and great holiday ideas for the whole family. We are central, walking distance from great cafe’s and bars, and close to the Napier Airport. Give us a call to discuss what news and events are coming up when booking your accommodation at Colonial Lodge Motel.

Read about news and events from the Hawkes Bay region.

 

 
  • Keep Fit While You’re In Hawke’s Bay

    Keep Fit While You’re In Hawke’s Bay

    Keep fit in Hawke’s Bay while you’re on holiday is easy. From free outdoor gyms and walking tracks to fitness classes and crossfit, Napier has it all. If you’re looking for […]

     
  • Hawke’s Bay Events

    Hawke’s Bay Events

    All the best Hawke’s Bay events for May, June and July. Hawke’s Bay Rescue Helicopter Cocktail Party | Friday 15th April 2016 | Hawke’s Bay A&P Showgrounds, Kenilworth Road, Hastings. […]

     
  • Stay and Dine Special Package

    Stay and Dine Special Package

    We’ve partnered with the Taradale R.S.A. to bring you a Dine and Stay Package.  Book your Hawke’s Bay accommodation for May, June or July, ask for this special offer and receive a voucher […]

     
  • Business Travelers – Business on the Run

    Business Travelers – Business on the Run

    Travelling for business can be difficult, not knowing where things are or what options are available to you can end up wasting your valuable time. So we’ve written a guide […]

     
  • Autumn Events In Hawke’s Bay

    Autumn Events In Hawke’s Bay

    Hawke’s Bay is the perfect place to visit at this time of year, it’s still warm, the wine is chilled and there are plenty of upcoming events in Hawke’s Bay. […]

     
  • February Events in Hawkes Bay

    February Events in Hawkes Bay

    Beer Day Out. Sunday 7th February.  12pm – 6pm . 1769 Maraekakaho Road, Hastings. Kick back, relax and enjoy a cold craft beer. With over 15 beers on tap from Mata […]

     
  • The History of Taradale

    The History of Taradale

    Taradale has a long and interesting history. Taradale was built on land owned by William Colenso, who leased it to Henry Alley. He named it “Taradale”, after the hill of Tara in […]

     
  • Art Deco Weekend on a Budget

    Art Deco Weekend on a Budget

    (Image courtesy of Artdeconapier.com) Money can still be a little tight after Christmas, New Years, holidays and great events happening all over the place, so we put together a guide […]

     
  • Dining in Taradale

    Dining in Taradale

    Whether you’re looking for fine dining, a great steak, or mouth-watering pub meal, Taradale has it all. If you’re after fine dining, look no further than Mission Estate Winery, their […]

     
  • Summer Fun – Hitting The Hawkes Bay Beaches

    Summer Fun – Hitting The Hawkes Bay Beaches

    Photo courtesy of www.greenhill.co.nz If you’re in town this summer, make it a priority to visit one of the many Hawkes Bay beaches. Our region has over 350 kilometers of […]