Fairfield is a unique suburb with a wide range of housing available.
The suburb is popular because of its close location to central Hamilton, with many residents commuting into the city during the week. Fairfield contains its own set of shops in an open mall, as well as a few hair salons and a fruit shop. There is a range of takeaways and bakeries in the area, as well as a small smattering of restaurants. More dining and shopping is available in nearby central Hamilton. Fairfield has access to some beautiful parks in the area, including Ranfurly Park, Caro Park and Fairfield Park. All offer great opportunities for a leisurely walk, family picnic or other recreational activities.