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314 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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The Buccaneer Lodge
Ranked #8 of 20 Specialty Lodging in Picton
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kaikoura, New Zealand
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

8 of us stayed in 5 rooms which were clean and comfortable. The owner was very friendly. We were playing in a bridge tournament at Waikawa Bay and it was only a short walk to this, the local hotel and restaurant. There is a track that goes all the way to Picton as well. Short drive to town, quiet with... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was booked through the information centre in picton for 3 nights, at their recommendation. about 8kl from town. When we arrived the owner was just going out, leaving us a note. The room was clean and well appointed, 4 rooms appear to have been added on the front top part of the house from the outside. Access to the... More

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TheBuccaneerLodge, Owner at The Buccaneer Lodge, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you were disappointed with your stay at the Buccaneer Lodge and would like to assure you that had you advised us of this we would have been more than happy to refund you and assist you in finding more suitable accommodation elsewhere. The Buccaneer Lodge, which is 4KM from Picton, is a purpose built lodge... More

Opua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We usually camp out but wanted a hostel room to catch an early ferry and not worry about breaking camp. A few km out of town but we had a car. We wanted a double room and they gave us a ground floor room with private bath across the hall. Room had 2 rubber water bottle (bed warmers?) extra towels,... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

A great&quiet place to relax! We really enjoyed our stay! Nice&Friendly Familie hostel, where you can feel like home! You get every morning awesome selfmade Bread for free! 5min away from Town by Car.

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We were upgraded to a lovely family room with bathroom when we had booked a dorm as the hostel was quiet. Very clean and quiet and friendly owners, they even offered us a lift to the next town Only downside if you don't have a car is the distance from Picton

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Booked this little gem for two nights through BBH website. Totally amazing. We are doing our 'grey gap year' on a year around the world ticket. We have been travelling for 7 months so far and The Buccaneer is one of those places you arrive at and feel instantly at home. Excellent clean facilities, warm hospitable hosts, views to soak... More

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Cumbria
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Our room was upstairs with an ensuite with balcony, table and chairs - double bed with bunk beds in our room. Kettle etc in room which is a nice touch and very handy as kitchen is downstairs. It is very quiet with a paddock in front with sheep and hens. Complimentary homemade bread in the morning which was delicious. Everything... More

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London
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62 reviews 62 reviews
61 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

Found this place in the BBH guide. Stayed in a double room with ensuite for one night. Cost about 70 dollars (can't remember exactly). Nice, clean shower and toilet. Comfortable bed, great views across harbour. Great value compared to other places around NZ where you pay the same for shared bathroom and no view. Shared kitchen and lounge was very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

We stayed two nights at Buccaneer, before and after the Queen Charlotte track. Although it's tent minutes outside the centre of Picton, the owners Mel and Phil will pick you up and drop you off for a small charge.rooms are clean and spacious and you can do washing, use wifi and there is a shared balcony space which faces the... More

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Berkshire, UK
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011 via mobile

I stayed there with my family- a 1 year old, 3 year old and husband for one night. They charged us $110, and in no way was it worth this. As it shows on the fridge that it is $78 per room(up to 4 people) I enquired later and was told this rate was for BBH members only, and we... More

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TheBuccaneerLodge, Owner at The Buccaneer Lodge, responded to this review

I am really disappointed that you would post this very negative review after we answered your previous email regarding the price of your room – it would have been preferable if you had voiced your concern before you departed rather than in an email a few days later with a veiled threat of a bad Tripadvisor review. This is only... More

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Address: 314 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Number of rooms: 5

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