We recommend the following places to stay in Napier. When booking tell them the booking code and you will receive a discount.

There are a number of other events in Hawke's Bay in April, so please book early.

Pukemokimoki Marae

Pukemokimoki Marae is available as an inexpensive option for those on a budget and/or who would like the experience of staying on a marae.

The cost will be $15/person per night for the duration of the conference. If there are family members who are accompanying you, this charge will also apply.

The marae is self-catering with fully equipped kitchen and a five minute drive to MTG (about an hour's walk). There will be a powhiri of welcome time to be confirmed.

This option is available for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of April. Please book your Marae accomodation when you register for the conference or email the office at

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Quest Napier

New serviced apartments
8 minute walk to the Napier War Memorial Conference Centre, 5 minute walk to MTG Hawke’s Bay

176 Dickens Street, Napier
Free Phone 0800 784 663
P: 06 8335325

One bedroom $155, Studio Room $118
Quote booking code: MTG

All Quest Apartments feature a number of amenities to make you feel right at home. SKY TV and DVD/CD mini players will ensure you are entertained with a range of DVDs available at Reception free of charge. Broadband internet connection (small daily charge) keeps you up to date with the outside world. All apartments offer a kitchenette with a cook top and microwave and dishwasher so you can prepare meals at leisure. The One Bedroom Apartments also feature a washing machine and dryer and an oven. Guests in the Studio Apartments may use the washing machine and dryer located on the Reception level. There is an undercover carpark on-site available at a daily rate and prior bookings are recommended.

Our surprisingly quiet central location on Dickens Street means it is a short walk to all the major attractions that Napier is famous for. Partake in a guided tour of the Art Deco buildings in the city centre, sample some of Hawke’s Bay finest at the New Zealand Wine Centre, delve into the aquatic world of the National Aquarium of New Zealand, or take a leisurely stroll down Marine Parade.

Heritage Viceroy Hotel - Hawke's Bay

10 minute walk to the Napier War Memorial Conference Centre, 5 minute walk to MTG Hawke’s Bay

PO BOX 156 Napier 4140
Corner Tennyson St and 2 Clive Square East.
Napier 4140, New Zealand
Ph: (06) 835 3373
0800 502 122

Twins rooms - $160.00
Family rooms - $200.00
Quote booking code: MTG

Set amongst the world famous Art Deco Precinct in Napier, the recently refurbished Heritage Viceroy Hotel (formerly known as The Tennyson Motor Inn) brings to the area, style and class to compliment the sophisticated culture that is Napier.

Located next to Clive Square opposite the Municipal theatre, the Hotel is conveniently situated on the edge of the Napier Central Business District (CBD). The Heritage Viceroy Hotel offers the very best in comfort and style, including 40 suites, two one bedroom suites and accessible rooms. All hotel rooms

Archie’s Bunker

5 minute walk to the Napier War Memorial Conference Centre, across the road from MTG Hawke’s Bay
Backpackers. Clean & quiet

14 Herschell Street, Napier
P: 06 833 7990

Dorm $22pp, Double/Twin room $26pp, Ensuite $28pp (min 4 per room), or Ensuite $42pp (min 2 per room)
Quote booking code: MTG

Kennedy Park Top 10 Resort

5 mins drive from Napier War Memorial Conference Centre
Holiday park with restaurant & bar

11 Storkey Street, Napier
P: 06 843 9126

15% discount on any type of accommodation.
Quote booking code: MTG