Partner Directory

Find the people, products, services and experiences to make your ride great.

AAA Marlin Motel

Looking for more than a bed and parking? The AAA Marlin Motel is situated on nearly 2-acres of lawns/gardens in a quiet central Picton street. We offer a range of serviced studio, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom units, to suit all...

Anakiwa 401 Self-catering Guesthouse & Green Caravan Cafe

Small homely self-catering guesthouse & private apartment. Waterfront location opposite Anakiwa jetty. Free WiFi, kayaks, swimming, hammocks. Linen & towels included. Guest kitchen/dining/lounge areas. Green Caravan on-site (open mid-October to April in afternoons) - hot/cold drinks & ice-creams (cash...

P +64 3 574 1388

Anakiwa Lodge

A bit of luxury at end of track, relax with a drink and review the efforts of the past days. Spacious modern facilities. Hot tub to soothe muscles. Shuttle to Picton to meet ferry/bus connections or leave car with us.

P +64 3 574 2115

Beachcomber Cruises

We are based in the wonderful Queen Charlotte Sound and offer a variety of options for cycling the Queen Charlotte Track. The track can be cycled in one day or multi-day trips. We also offer a luggage transfers.

Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry

Cross Cook Strait and enjoy some real Kiwi hospitality. On-board you'll find a full cafe-style menu, L'affare coffee, award-winning Marlborough wines. If you can take your eyes off the views, kick back with free WiFi, movies and kids play areas.

Cougar Line

Award-winning with over 25 years' experience assisting with Queen Charlotte Track plans. Our Round Trip Track Pass offers boat travel to/from anywhere on the track with a jetty and includes luggage transfers free-of-charge each day to accommodation. Group enquiries welcome.

P + 64 3 573 7925 or 0800 504 090

Fat Cod Backpackers

We make it easy. Closest hostel to Interislander Ferry, across the road from Bluebridge and Intercity drop offs, i-SITE and foreshore. Store your car while out on track (conditions apply). Great for groups. Free wifi, seasonal breakfast, hot soup (may-august).

Furneaux Lodge

Furneaux Lodge offers one-bedroom waterfront apartments & self-contained two-bedroom units with award-winning restaurant. It?s the first stop on the Queen Charlotte Track, looking out over the calm, clear waters of Endeavour Inlet, surrounded by 2000 acres of native virgin forest.

P + 64 3 579 8259

Harbour View Motel

12 Luxurious and spacious self-contained studio units [sleep 1-3 persons] with private balconies all overlooking Picton Harbour, marina and surrounding landscape. Central location, minutes walk from the water's edge, town centre, cafes and tourist boat operators.

Hopewell Lodge

Award-winning lodge-perfect place to stay during your bike on track. Be collected by water taxi from Portage Bay/Te Mahia Bay (additional charge). A self-catering lodge - gourmet pizzas, breakfast, coffees, some basic groceries available. 1km to restaurant. Linen/towels provided.

P + 64 3 573 4341

Interislander

Planning a cycling holiday including NZCT?s in both islands? Come aboard, enjoy beautiful scenery on 3 hour, 92km journey Wellington-Picton. Friendly service. High standard facilities. Easy-to-drive straight on/off no matter vehicle size. No extra charge for rear bike rack.

P +64 4 498 3302 or 0800 802 802

Lochmara Lodge

Marlborough's most unique attraction and accommodation. Arrive at the Lodge via a well-maintained side track. Discover walks, endangered species, native flora/fauna, Underwater Observatory, sculpture trail, art gallery. Relax in hammocks, indulge in spa/massage, enjoy Marlborough's food wine at licensed restaurant.

Mahana Lodge

Mahana Lodge is an ideal spot for an overnight stay, 27km from Ship Cove, 44 km from Anakiwa. Our sunny beachfront lodge with wonderful views over the Bay offers ensuite twin or double rooms. All meals and drinks are available.

Marlborough Sounds Adventure Co.

Located on the Picton waterfront, right next to water taxis. Hire one of our quality Scott Scale 760, front suspension bikes, specifically set for the QCT. Hire bike only or a complete package including water transfers, bike hire, land passes.

Miners Farmstay and Campground

Get to Picton in morning, Ship Cove in afternoon, then just 15 km ride. Walk to antimony mine, kayak, fish or relax with a beer and BBQ. Meals available for guests. Camp store - basic supplies, limited cycle repair items.

Mistletoe Bay Eco Village

Eco Village, Camp Grounds, Whares Backpackers, one of the stops along the Queen Charlotte Track, nestled in a stunning bay.

P + 64 3 573 4048 or + 64 21 131 8283

Picton Top10 Holiday Park

Just minutes from the ferry terminals, Picton TOP10 Holiday Park is located close to Picton marina with all transport options for the Queen Charlotte Track nearby. Our friendly knowledgeable staff will give advice or arrange any activities/sightseeing trips for you.

Picton Yacht Club Hotel

Picton's premier hotel with 48 well-appointed rooms. Stunning harbour views, Conference/function room, Top class restaurant, Pool side bar, Courtesy pick-up. We are happy to arrange full/half day winery tours. Fishing, kayaking and walking trips also available.

Punga Cove Resort

A stay at Punga Cove brings instant relaxation. Ideal for your first night's stay, just two minutes from Camp Bay. Accommodation for all tastes plus fully-licensed cafe & restaurant, spa baths, bike racks, internet, first aid, maintenance for bikes.

Resolution Bay Cabins

Enjoy our rustic accommodation in tranquil paradise. Trampers huts or fully self-contained cabins and campsites. Home-style meals provided by prior arrangement. Free swimming/kayak. Feed the tame Blue Cod.

P + 64 3 579 9411

Sea Kayak Adventures

Just 4km away we are the closest provider of quality mountain bikes to the Queen Charlotte Track. We have rental or guided rates from half-day through to as many days as you like. Local accommodation close to the track nearby.

Seaview Apartments

Two comfortable self-contained units for 2-6 people. Each apartment includes own ensuite bathroom, cooking facilities and linen is provided. Furneaux Lodge is a 15-20 minutes stroll down the track. Luggage/groceries can be dropped off at jetty for collection on...

Sequoia Lodge and Backpackers

Before/after exploring the QCT, you can find your own pace of life in our home away from home. Located in Picton centre but away from hustle and noise of port, we have varied accommodation for families, independent travellers or groups.

Smiths Farm Holiday Park

Smiths Farm is based on a working farm centrally located in the Marlborough Sounds. 3km to the Queen Charlotte Track. Farm walks. Pet animals. Glow worms. MTB and sea kayak hire 500m. Range of accommodation options. Enviro Silver.

P + 64 800 727 578

The Buccaneer Lodge

There?ll be a warm welcome at Buccaneer Lodge - perfect place to relax and unwind after cycling the QCT. Only 4km from Picton our spacious ensuite rooms have views of Waikawa Marina from the balcony and 5min walk to...

P + 64 3 573 5002 or + 64 21 581 589

The Sounds Retreat

In the stunning Marlborough Sounds, The Sounds Retreat is a spectacular paradise showcasing nature and luxury living at its finest. Located just 5 minutes from the Queen Charlotte Track, a single suite offers unparalleled service and exquisite creature comforts.

The Villa Backpackers Lodge

100 year old character home, centrally-located, relaxing gardens. Biker-friendly, lockable undercover storage, bike washing, laundry facilities, BBQ. Sunny, secure rooms (private to dorms). Free wifi, hot spa, track booking service, ferry pick up, breakfast & apple crumble in off season.

P + 64 3 573 6598

Tirimoana House

Tirimoana House B&B is just a stroll from the Queen Charlotte Track and immediately opposite the Link Pathway, the track from Picton to Havelock, opening up several kms of quality mountain biking with stunning views along the Queen Charlotte Sound.

Tombstone Backpackers

Closest accommodation provider to the ferries if you are driving. We offer a free shuttle for foot passengers arriving or departing by bus, train or boat.BBH cards welcome. Enjoy views over the town and harbour from our elevated location.

Treetops Backpackers

Twin or double rooms (own sleeping bags or made up beds/towels) Hot showers - Bag pick up, fully equipped kitchen (or we are just up behind the Resort for eating out)