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The Portage Resort Hotel

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2923 Kenepuru Road Picton, Picton 7282 New Zealand See on map
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
Oct. 6Oct. 7
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewskenepuru soundamazing settingqueen charlottemarlborough soundsqc trackstunning viewsspent two nightsglass of winekowhaiwalkersaccommodationtimbertrampkayaking
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

As with some of the reviews, the hotel looks tired in some areas. Our room had recently been refurbished but was still an average room and quite pricey. It was however, very clean with an excellent outlook acrooss a well kept lawn and garden area...More

1  Thank mitchells51
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night whilst walking Queen Charlotte Track. Room was lovely with a great view and comfy bed. Nice balcony to sit out on and take in the view. Dined in the restaurant and food was ok, staff were really struggling due to numbers of...More

Thank Tavuk
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We had 4 nights at this resort in 1995 It was a great experience , although they catered for the top end luxury visitor they also catered for the man in the street with restaurants but also providing top class accommodation facilities and service for...More

3  Thank Gladdyman
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I with another couple stayed here for a night while walking the queen charlotte trail. Great place, friendly staff, good food and bar. View of the bay from our room. Great room (21) big bed, good bathroom, wifi available. Restaurant provided good...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

We spent two nights there. We were looking forward to a luxury rest day on our Queen Charlotte Track (QCT) trip. We were disappointed that the hot tub was out of action and the cafe was closed. Although the room was comfortable and well appointed,...More

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Base yourself at THE PORTAGE and experience the best Marlborough has to offer. We are an ideal 2 or 3 night stay so that you can enjoy winery tours in and around Blenheim and Picton, cruising the Marlborough Sounds, ...More walking New Zealand's famous Queen Charlotte Track, wildlife eco tours, or sea kayaking , fishing and sailing on Kenepuru Sound. Let us know your favourite adventure activity when you book and we'll arrange it for you. Food options range from quality restaurant dining featuring seafood to a cafe overlooking the spectacular Sounds view. Located 10 minutes walk from the acclaimed Queen Charlotte Track, THE PORTAGE offers a selection of accommodation from our premium Kowhai suites to two story villas and hillside sea view rooms as well as a few budget rooms. THE PORTAGE RESORT HOTEL's central location in Marlborough makes it easy to reach from all over New Zealand. Access is easy - its only 15 minutes from Picton by boat or 1.25 hours by road. Blenheim Airport has multiple flights from the major cities of Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch, every day. THE PORTAGE is your Marlborough accommodation base to explore the magic of the Marlborough Sounds on the south island of New Zealand. Less
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Free Parking
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$111 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Peppers Portage
Also Known As
The Portage Hotel Picton
Portage Hotel Picton
New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Traveller (107)
Room & Suite (35)
Pool & Beach (12)
Dining (7)
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Mary K
May 28, 2017|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
Hi The resort is a bit spread out Contact them and they will advise
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"Ask for one of the refurbished rooms"
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"If y0u are driving there go slowly. A tyre width off the tarmac in many places would be tragic."
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"The Kowhai Premier Rooms are excellent."
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"Lower rooms if you are carrying heavy bags.Staff deliver to you if on a tour."
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