From our home you can walk directly downhill to walk the waterfront. Tahunanui Beach is a 5 minute drive, great swimming and Café. The Saturday morning market a must for all visitors, great food, vege and all sorts of locally made goods and clothing. Mapua is about 30 minute drive, great shops, cafes and a bar close to the inlet. Trips to the Nelson Lakes, Takaka and Golden Bay, Walk along one of the worlds longest boulder bank. Take the ferry to Abel Tasman National Park. Have Fish n Chips on the waterfront. Hike in Kauharangi National Park. Walk to the Center of New Zealand. Take the Mail boat from Havelock for a trip to the Marlborough Sounds. Visit Peter Yealands brilliant ecco winery in Seddon. Hire a mountain bike and do some local trails.