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    Anchor Down Bed & Breakfast

    15a Otago Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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    • Excellent96%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    From their email confirming my booking, with a "no problem" response to my request to arrive a couple of hours earlier, and a kind offer to collect me from the Terminal, this was a perfectly wonderful stay. Ian and Janet warmly welcomed me into their...More

    Thank 485sue
    Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi 485Sue. Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We feel ourselves blushing! We really enjoyed meeting you and it was also lovely to meet your Dad. What a wonderful daughter you are in surprising him like that. We appreciate you mentioning the all...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here and from the moment I stepped in the door, Ian and Janet could not do enough for me. After a very long bus ride through the mountains, it was wonderful to relax with a beautiful cup of tea and a chat with Ian....More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your amazing review. We appreciate you taking the time. We are so pleased that your time with us was relaxed and enjoyable. Ian does a great breakfast to last the day. We do look forward to hosting you again on...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    Janet welcomed us with a glass of local wine rather than tea or coffee which was a most pleasant surprise and a good advert for the New Zealand wine industry too! She and Ian could not have done more to make us welcome. Our room...More

    Thank newlyretired644363
    Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 11 May 2017

    Hi there newlyretired. Oh we are so sorry about the slippery step. We are taking action to make sure this is remedied quickly. We are delighted you enjoyed you stay with us. Many people share the same view about needing another night or two to...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    This is a lovely B&B. The rooms are spacious and with great facilities- mine had a kitchenette area as well as the usual tea and coffee making facilities and TV. The owners are really friendly people and the breakfast was lovely. I would certainly recommend...More

    Thank Hazza656
    Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 11 May 2017

    Thank you Hazza656. We are greatly pleased you enjoyed your stay. Perhaps we shall see you back next time you are visiting beautiful NZ. kindest regards Ian and Janet

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Stayed overnight with friends prior to starting the Queen Charlotte Track hike, this is a superb B & B, really comfortable rooms and lovely hosts who not only met us off the ferry from Wellington and served a spectacular breakfast, but also very kndly let...More

    Thank Sandra W
    Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 11 May 2017

    Hi Sandra. Thanks heaps for your review. Your recommendation is greatly appreciated. We hope the track walk was fantastic. It was no bother storing your gear. Thanks for staying. kindest regards Ian and Janet

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$86 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Picton
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    "Our group had all three ground floor rooms and they were all lovely."
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    "King room is the best choice from our experience,"
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    "All rooms are very quiet."
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    "our room overlooked the short driveway,but was quiet. we slept very well."
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