Fittings, building, plant, painting, grounds and utilities would all need to be reworked. Working long days and late nights, the goal was eventually reached with Hygge being officially opened on the 11th of May, 2018. The ambient interior and natural outdoor area, the children friendly hill with rocks, tunnel, slide and driftwood logs instantly proved popular for families.
Major Council seawall revetment work has seen a new limestone wall, with a new road and gardens along Hygges’ seaside boundary.
The deck under the olive trees was designed for Yoga sessions and wedding ceremonies in summer, with both the ocean and Cape Kidnappers serving as a stunning backdrop. The kitchen was upgraded to cater for any size of wedding or function, and we believe it's some of the tastiest food that Hawkes Bay offers. Music has always been something Robyn and Kerry were passionate about, so every Sunday there's a live music event - outside in the summer and inside in the winter.
Hygge has been set up as a place for anyone and everyone, we welcome all. There's no need to hurry, there's no need to be anything other than who you are.
Read more about our founding in an article written by Stuff.