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Picton, South Island, New Zealand, Tourist Information

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Bed and Breakfast
Koro Park Lodge - Picton
Come, share with us our wonderful spot in the Queen Charlotte Sound.
Nestled on the slopes of Whatamango Bay, A Sea View enjoys an unimpeded, awe-inspiring view of the Marlborough Sounds and Queen Charlotte Track.

Lodges, B&B Lodges, Retreats, Motel-Resorts and Resorts
The Lazy Fish Guest House - Picton
Beach Front Boutique Cottage Lodge
An idyllic beach front boutique lodge in the heart of the Marlborough Sounds. Nestled in its own private bay, tucked between pohutukawa and palm trees lies the Lazy Fish Guest House.

Private Cottage, House or Farm Rental
Holidaymaker - Picton
Each House apartment has 180-degree panoramic views of Picton harbour. It is one of only a handful of properties situated on the waterfront itself in Picton.
Location Map
Picton is a town in the Marlborough region of New Zealand. is located near the head of Queen Charlotte Sound near the north-east corner of the South Island of New Zealand. The population (2001) is 3,063. It is named after Sir Thomas Picton, the military associate of the Duke of Wellington, who was killed at the Battle of Waterloo.
Inter-island ferries arrive and depart here on their way to and from Wellington by way of the Marlborough Sounds. Most of the sheltered part of the route is through Tory Channel south of Arapawa Island. The township of Waikawa is a couple of minutes drive from Picton and both Waikawa and Picton are practically part of the same town. Waikawa hosts a marina which is one of the largest in New Zealand.