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Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd

68 Thames Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 1722
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US$180.48*
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Napier Vintage Car Tour Including Car Museum
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US$451.21*
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Private Full-Day Vintage Car Self-Drive Experience in Napier
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US$406.09*
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Private Shore Excursion: Napier Highlights in a Vintage Car
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Hooters Vintage & Classic Vehicle Hire is a family run business offering Napier's only Open Top Vintage Car Tours! But wait there's more..... Our Showroom houses over 20 Vintage & Classic vehicles and if you would like to pop along and visit it's just a gold coin donation to have a look around and have your pictures taken in some amazing British & American cars ranging from the 1920's to the early 1980's. Our most popular tour is the City and Showroom Tour that no only shows you our beautiful Art Deco City but also takes you back to the collection for a personal guided tour. We also offer a fantastic convoy service for group bookings and our self drive options include full driver tuition!
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“mini moke” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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68 Thames Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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+64 6-835 1722
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a fabulous tour guide who gave us a detailed history of Napier before and after the 1930's earthquake and how the whole layout of the town changed with an uplift in the land of over 3 metres. The art deco buildings are brilliant and...More

Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always looking for the best service and a unique experience. Hooters are the best a vintage luxury. Try it for a special occasion, a self drive or a function you will not be disappointed

1  Thank Robbari
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi There, Thank you so much for your great review. We hope to see you again soon. Ana @ Hooters

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fun and memorable way of seeing Napier. We only had one day in Napier but after the tour we feel like this would be a great place to come back and visit again for longer. Our tour guide was great at entertaining our boys...More

1  Thank TheTravelingmomC
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi There, Thank you for your lovely review. So glad we have tempted you to come back again and spend longer in the beautiful Hawke's Bay. Hope to see you again soon. Ana @ Hooters

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great way to see Napier in style. We chose a really old car and it was excellent fun. Lady driver was knowledgeable and good fun.

1  Thank Chris M
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Chris, Thank you for your great review. So glad you had a great time. Look forward to seeing you next time. Thanks, Ana @ Hooters

Reviewed 20 June 2017

I surprised my partner with a tour around Napier in a Hooters Vintage Car. It was on the June long weekend, and unfortunately it was raining quite heavily. We had requested an open car for the one hour tour, but because of the rain we...More

Thank TriciaB623
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Hi Tricia, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We can't control the weather but we can certainly make sure you always leave with a smile and the Hooters showroom never fails. An absolute pleasure to upgrade you on such a rainy day. So...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This was a great way to see Napier and very well hosted by Claudia dressed in Art Deco driving garb. Although we are Napier ites of long standing, we gained more history of our lovely city. The car was a wonderful colourful vintage convertible and...More

Thank jigarNewZealand
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hi There, Thank you so much for the lovely review. So glad you enjoyed the tour with our Claudia. Her passion for the vehicles, the clothes of the era and our lovely city is infectious and what better way to see the beautiful Art Deco...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

A must do in Napier! Two couples we were~~and picked up by Hooters Vintage & Classic Vehicle! What a thrill to ride in a vintage automobile as our driver Ann showed us the town of Napier, the seaside, rural areas and ending up at two...More

Thank pacemsi
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Hi There, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a great review. It was an absolute pleasure to arrange your day for you and so glad you had the perfect time in 'Bugsy' the Oldsmobile with the lovely Anne. Happy travels...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed! highly recommend to others! I loved the six sisters buildings, learning about the art deco builders and unique rebuild, the street where it had water as its front and then when earthquake happened to the peoples surprise they now had land in place....More

Thank Lorina P
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Hi Lorina, Thank you for your great review, so glad you enjoyed your tour with us. It's a pleasure to show people around our little piece of paradise. Thanks, Ana @ Hooters

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time with Ginny and Monty seeing the sights of Napier. The kids loved the car too. We've been to Napier several times, yet we are always finding little gems. The travels at a slow pace, so you can take photos on the...More

Thank Kevin J
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Hi Kevin, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review. So glad you enjoyed your tour in 'Monte' the vintage red bus with our lovely Ginny. Hope to see you next time you're in Napier. Thanks, Ana @ Hooters

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Ginny took us out for a tour in Monte. The kids loved the old bus and we did too. Sitting high in the bus you get a great view, perfect for sightseeing around the town. Ginny was the perfect guide; friendly, very informative, very patient....More

Thank Peyps
EternalTraveller78, Owner at Hooters Vintage and Classic Vehicle Hire Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Hi there, Thank you for your review, so glad you enjoyed your tour in 'Monte' the vintage red tour bus with our lovely Ginny. Thanks, Ana @ Hooters.

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lyal t
19 January 2016|
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Response from EternalTraveller78 | Property representative |
Hi Lyal, Thank you for your enquiry, It all depends on how long you would like to spend on shore. Our prices start from $150.00 per hour per vehicle. Please check out our website for suggested tours. Sorry no links are... More
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Eor O
29 July 2015|
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Response from EternalTraveller78 | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you for our first TA question! :-) Yes, the majority of our vehicles are available for self-drive except for the promotional race cars and the truck. We offer full driver tuition included in the costing and... More
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