A peaceful village in the heart of Hawkes Bay

  • Designed for the magnificent Hawkes Bay climate
  • Level, sunny site
  • Adjacent to Orotu Park and recreation facilities
  • Close to world-famous vineyards

Facilities & activities

At Summerset in the Bay, our facilities are designed to take advantage of the fantastic Hawkes Bay climate.  But, with a range of indoor facililities too, you'll always have something to do, no matter what the weather.  And if you're keen to get involved, our on-site Activities Coordinator will make sure there's always a calendar of events and activities to  keep you entertained.

For our Divine Café and in-house catering, Kerr & Ladbrook offer contemporary food menus prepared on site with wholesome, seasonal, fresh, locally grown produce.

Residents' bar Residents' bar
Exercise room Exercise room
Barbeque facilities Barbeque facilities
Residents' workshop Residents' workshop
Lounge with large screen TV Lounge with large screen TV
Library Library
Hair salon Hair salon
All-weather bowling green All-weather bowling green
Indoor spa pool Indoor spa pool
Computer with internet access Computer with internet access
Piano Piano
Petanque Petanque
Organised outings and activities Organised outings and activities
Courtesy van Courtesy van
Cafe Cafe

Types of homes

Summerset in the Bay offers a range of modern, high quality, living options including villas, apartments, serviced apartments and rooms in our Ministry of Health certified care centre.

Villas & townhouses

2 bedroom villas or 2 bedroom with study

Licence to Occupy from $529,000

  • modern, bright and spacious open plan living
  • contemporary kitchen, large bathroom and laundry
  • outdoor living and garden
  • in-built storage
  • single garage with internal access 
  • pets are welcome (just talk to your Village Manager first)


1 and 2 bedroom apartments

Licence to Occupy from $365,000

  • generous open plan living area with contemporary kitchen
  • bathroom with accessible shower, grab rails and non-slip floors
  • built in storage
  • private patio or balcony for outdoor living

Serviced apartments

Double bedroom serviced apartments

Licence to Occupy from $340,000

  • generous double bedroom, ideal for singles and couples
  • spacious separate living area with kitchenette
  • ensuite including accessible shower, grab rails and non-slip floor
  • generous storage
  • 24 hour support always close at hand
  • 4-year certification by Ministry of Health to provide Rest Home-Level care

Care centres

Care rooms

Talk to the Care Centre Manager about the costs and subsidies

  • choice of spacious standard, premium or deluxe rooms
  • rooms will accommodate television, a comfortable chair and other small items of furniture
  • all bathrooms include accessible shower, grab rails and non slip floors
  • 4-year certification by the Ministry of Health to provide rest home and hospital-level care

Levels of care

Summerset in the Bay offers a full continuum of care from one-off services through to hospital level care in our Ministry of Health certified care centre.

Village contact details

Photo of Jacqueline Cowan

Jacqueline Cowan

Village Manager

Photo of Cherie Adams

Cherie Adams

Sales Manager

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Find us

79 Merlot Drive,
Napier 4112

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