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Bluff Hill Lookout

Bluff Hill, Napier, New Zealand
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Great view.

The views over the wharf and out to West Shore are realy nice .Dont attempt to drive up if you have... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Waipukurau, New Zealand
Worth a visit

If you can brave the sketchy 1 Lane road up there then you will be treated to a 90 degree view... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
James F
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“napier port” (42 reviews)
“working port” (32 reviews)
“windy road” (23 reviews)
Bluff Hill, Napier, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The views over the wharf and out to West Shore are realy nice .Dont attempt to drive up if you have an old car as it may not make it to the top.Very steep road.I can remember years ago when the Napier Jail was operating,you...More

Thank bazzm109r
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you can brave the sketchy 1 Lane road up there then you will be treated to a 90 degree view. Not bad

Thank James F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The drive up the hill is a bit tight, so look out for traffic. The view was nice, however you can't see the main part of Napier from this point. It's a good spot to visit because it only takes 5 minutes to get to...More

Thank Jordan J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must if visiting Napier. Short drive up a steep skinny windy road & then at the top is the most amazing view, especially of the wharf. Take your lunch & Watch the ships being loaded etc.

Thank Stewnick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short narrow drive up from Napier but view worth it. We were fascinated by the activities in the port area below. Also great view of pebble beach. Nice garden area with picnic table for warmer days.

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

🌲 trees 🌲 Badly need cut to allow view apart from that was a good trip tell the council to cut the 🌲

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was nice and sunny when we visited Bluff Hill and the views are spectacular. The road there is narrow with a few corners (as you would expect). Worth the time and effort.

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The twisting narrow road is a bit of a steep climb and as the day was a little misty and drizzly we almost didn't go up. Glad we did as the view was still worth the effort.

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting drive to get to the lookout, the houses just seem to cling to edge of the cliff in parts. The view is worth the effort, you can see forever. The port below has wharves stacked high with sustainable harvested tree trunks. It's quite...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Great view. Great place to park and watch the world go by. The sea looked angry the day we went but the views were nothing short of spectacular.

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14 December 2016|
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Response from Jackie G | Reviewed this property |
Take a cab/Uber?? This is a lookout point that we walked to it from our bed & breakfast.