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Bay of Many Coves

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Chichester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We loved the whole experience which begins when you board the boat at Picton. From then on it is unpretentious, friendly and fabulous. Of particular mention the wine tasting session which was the only one ive ever managed to get through and learn something and the food - out of this world. Go hungry! Amazing views across the bay from...

Thank Billy H
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Thanks Billy for your feedback - the team really enjoyed having you stay with us and are glad that you were able to experience the abundant wild life we enjoy every day here at the Bay of Many Coves. The wine tastings are a great way for us to learn a little more about our guests - while at the...

Reviewed 6 April 2017

We planned to stay towards the end of our trip and this was perfect for relaxation . The co owner Murray, was very visible always checking you were enjoying your stay and even host a small a wine tasting event . The rooms are well equipped and comfortable you really feel part of the environment . I have mobility challenges...

1Thank Chillywasps
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One of the comments we get most often is that our guests like to sit and just listen to the song of the abundant birdlife we share our Resort with, while taking in the stunning views across Arthur's Bay and out towards the Queen Charlotte Sound. We are very glad that you too got to experience our wonderful Resort and...

West Sussex UK
Reviewed 5 April 2017

There are very few places in the world that can claim a truly unique location. Bay of many Coves is one of them. Top that with outstanding, truly outstanding evening meals, good friendly service and an abundance of things to do in and and around the Lodge. All rooms have superb view of the Marlborough Sounds and are all beautifully...

1Thank Hawkeye006
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Wow -what a fabulous review - thank you. You have managed to wrap up into one review - all of the things we are most proud of here at the Bay of Many Coves. Our award winning team of Chefs, our dedicated and wonderfully talented team, the amazing views across the Arthur's Bay from every one of our luxury apartments,...

Reviewed 9 March 2017

As the driver of our Cougar Line water taxi dropped us off at the jetty on our arrival here he said "Don't relax too much or your heart will stop." Having been here for three days I see exactly what he meant. The weather may not have been the best at the start but it got better. Our room was...

Thank CrookieLondon
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

From the moment we stepped off the boat and were greeted by Murray, Elaine and Kate we knew we were in for a special couple of days! We were treated like friends but looked after in a very unpretentious way. We loved Murray's wine tastings (I learnt more from him about wine than I have from any other wine tasting)...

Thank vickim556
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The warmest of welcomes is offered here by Murray and Elaine along with their exceptional staff. We chose to stay here at the half way point of our trip from north to South Island on Valentine's Day as a treat and enjoyed a few days rest and relaxation before heading on our journey.. It was the perfect place with stunning...

Thank Richard H
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Very nice hotel, amazing room with a large water view, nice bathroom, good equipment, Excellent restaurant , very nice staff. So the perfect place for vacations. To access it : around 30 minutes from Picton

Thank platinoum
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A wonderful location but made more wonderful by the staff and their friendly welcome. The rooms are dotted up the hill with views over the stunning bay. As keen walkers we took on the Peanut Slab challenge and reached the lookout in 45mins - 400m of ascent in 2km from the resort. Stunning 360degree views, we'd earned our Peanut Slab!...

Thank Liz W
Noosa, Australia
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We stayed here while we walked the Queen Charlotte Track. Coming in each evening to Murray and Elaine's fabulous welcome, truly amazing meals and comfortable beds made this 'bucket-list' activity very special indeed for us. Definitely worth stretching the budget to enjoy this unforgettable experience.

Thank AussieItchyFeet_13
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The BoMC Resort really is a luxurious retreat deep in Queen Charlotte Sound, just right to stop, enjoy the beauty and splendour, the peace and quiet, and the exceptionally warm and personal welcome and service. It is miles from anywhere, accessible only by boat, and quite compact, but has everything you could want - gorgeous, spacious and comfortable luxury lodges,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a short water taxi ride from Picton Harbour, and within easy reach of all major New Zealand airports, you’ll find a slice of pure paradise.At Bay of Many Coves, we will make you feel right at home in the tranquil Marlborough Sounds. You’ll find a world of adventure waiting right at the end of our private jetty and in the bush-clad hills all around. Or you may simply want to relax within our luxury facilities and beautiful surroundings. So pure, so natural, so full of new experiences: at Bay of Many Coves, luxury has found a new expression. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay of Many Coves

Address: Queen Charlotte Sound | Private Bag 382, Arthurs Bay 7250, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Arthurs Bay
Price Range: €296 - €876 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bay of Many Coves 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“all good as far as i could tell. Bay view all i should think”
BillyH792, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a fantastic view , but if you find walking challenging ask for one of the lower rooms .”
Chillywasps, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Just make sure you go. All of the rooms are perfect.”
  • Peace and quiet in bucket loads.
CrookieLondon, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are single access and have stunning views across the bay.”
Runnergirl418, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“They all appear to have the same fantastic views.”
PeterSueSkippie, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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