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Whatamonga Homestay

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425 Port Underwood Road, Picton 7281 New Zealand See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Free Internet
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Whatamonga Home Stay is a unique bed and breakfast experience located in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand. Whatamonga was purpose-built to provide two separate guest apartments and two guestrooms with More private entrance on the ground floor of the main house. All offer private sunny decks overlooking the picturesque waters of the Sounds.Set in idyllic bush with panoramic views over Whatamonga Bay and Queen Charlotte Sound, the accommodation offers seclusion and direct access to the beach,yet Picton is only 9 kilometres drive away. Water activities abound, including swimming at the beach, fishing from the jetty, taking the dinghy or kayaks out in the bay, visiting the salmon and mussel farms, or fishing charters.Meals are served in the house, apartments, rooms, or alfresco on the deck.Whatamonga Homestay enjoys a Five Star TripAdvisor rating. See more details at dub dub dub whsl.co.nz Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$78 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
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425 Port Underwood Road, Picton 7281 New Zealand
Getting there
Picton Aerodrome10 km
Blenheim Airport33 km
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Pool & Beach (2)
Dining (1)
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Beautiful location with balcony overlooking the bay. Borrowed the kayaks for a paddle. Apartment is lovely - real attention to detail, we borrowed Collettes barbecue one evening. Really enjoyed the personal touch with breakfast, the baked peaches were fabulous. Really nice to talk to Collette...More

Thank Beccahar
Response from Alistair W, Owner at Whatamonga HomestayResponded April 18, 2018

So glad you enjoy your stay with us. Colette prides herself on her breakfasts and feels it is really important to spend time with her guests so she can share her love for the Sounds and learn about their travels.

Reviewed March 28, 2018

Our cabin was a great place to hang out, noTV or internet so very restful . Colette is a great host, providing delicious breakfasts and local knowledge ( eg the new Picton library has free Wi Fi if required). We had 3 peaceful nights, discovered...More

Thank Andy M
Response from Alistair W, Owner at Whatamonga HomestayResponded April 3, 2018

Thanks for your glowing review. Colette really enjoyed hosting you. We trust you enjoy the rest of your travels.

Reviewed March 18, 2017

We stayed at Whatamonga Homestay in late Feb 2017 and enjoyed the great location and Colette's hospitality. The location on the waterfront provided great views in a tranquil landscape. The location is convenient for a trip into Picton whilst being outside of town and in...More

1  Thank Roy B
Response from Alistair W, Owner at Whatamonga HomestayResponded March 19, 2017

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We do believe our rates are very competitive especially as our waterfront location also enables our guests to "get out on the water" and explore the bay at their own pace in kayaks and dingy provided...More

Reviewed March 8, 2017

My husband and I stayed for 3 nights. This is a fantastic B&B with a wonderful hostess, Collette. She made us a delicious breakfast every morning and shared stories about NZ.Did I mention she had cookies and fruit to welcome us? She was also really...More

Thank cponce85
Response from Alistair W, Owner at Whatamonga HomestayResponded March 12, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post your feedback. Our spectacular view right on the waters edge with easy road acess is why we chose to build Whatamonga Homestay. Being able to explore the area from the water at your own pace is just one...More

Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

We were warmly greeted by Colette on arrival and she did everything to ensure we had a wonderful stay. Our cabin was clean and cosy, no tv but not necessary with the amazing views and we were just sad we didn't have good weather so...More

Thank Victoria996
Response from Alistair W, Owner at Whatamonga HomestayResponded February 2, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post your feedback. We are thrilled you enjoyed your 5 days at Whatamonga and got to see and appreciate all that the area has to offer. Thanks for your feedback on WiFi. As we are in such an idyllic...More

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"Cabins are secluded and we'll set up"
Mar. 28, 2018
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"I believe that all rooms have similar uninterupted views."
Mar. 18, 2017
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"The separate chalets have the best views and are wonderful."
Dec. 21, 2016
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"Drive is very steep but it is worth it for the view"
Dec. 16, 2016
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