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Clive Square

Clive Square, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 7579
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“fish pond” (4 reviews)
“water lilies” (4 reviews)
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Clive Square, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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+64 6-835 7579
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"fish pond"
in 4 reviews
"water lilies"
in 4 reviews
"tall palm trees"
in 3 reviews
"lily pads"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful square"
in 2 reviews
"city park"
in 2 reviews
"hear the bells"
in 2 reviews
"lovely spot to sit"
in 2 reviews
"evening stroll"
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"coloured lights"
in 2 reviews
"lovely park"
in 2 reviews
"farmers market"
in 3 reviews
"pleasant place"
in 2 reviews
"art deco"
in 4 reviews
"fountain"
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"benches"
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"carillon"
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

A garden square, with bells going off a certain times, and tall palm trees, make for a pleasant place to linger or to walk through

Thank happysheepChina
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Clive Square is just a short stroll through the main shopping streets in town heading west. It's well maintained and very pretty. Enjoyed by locals having there lunch break and tourists alike. Lots of seating to relax and enjoy the pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Lovely gardens and equally as nice at night time with different coloured lights that bring the place to life

Thank Fiona H
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

After shopping along Napier's main streets, Clive Square was a really good place to sit down on the park's many benches to enjoy the colorful flowers, the central pond with waterlilies, and the carillion which played several short tunes for a few minutes on the...More

1  Thank retireeVancouver
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

In all likelihood if you are in Napier you will stroll around the quaint streets starting at the front and working your way back. Clive Square is only a 5 minute walk from the main road at the front and it has a relaxed feel...More

Thank Duquesadiner
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Clive Square is an attractive public square in the centre of Napier, it was designed to be similar to an English village green and was made up of lawn with trees and plants, in 1886 it was surrounded by picket fencing. In 1918 the picket...More

Thank paullegate
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I love Clive Square. I've given it a 2 because sadly development around the square has not been kind to it. Some foresight from developers and the local council some years back could have resulted inone of the best urban squares in the southern hemispehre....More

Thank nick a
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Nice central gardens with lots of benches to sit and watch the world go by. The musical tones from the chiming clock are good. Water lilies in the water feature are good. Calm and nice place.

Thank John L
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Now? Im not sure if this is a "thing". I was sitting at clive sq chilling eating lunch and watching the world go by and 12pm hit. As this happened sone chimes rang out from an adjacent clocky thing... Mannnn it made me grin... The...More

Thank redstar999
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

This park is near the center of Napier and hosts the Saturday morning Farmers Market. It has a variety of plants and is generally very well kept and peaceful.

Thank Pauline N
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