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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

I had a fabulous 26th birthday at Echo Lodge. Sharon and Russell were excellent hosts and made me feel very relaxed and comfortable for the night I was there. The location was perfect, a 5-minute drive from the ferry where I was picked up and dropped off by Sharon and it was also a 5-minute stroll to the harbour where... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Our stay at the Echo Lodge was wonderful. The owners Sharon and Russell were great hosts. They were friendly and willing to accommodate your needs. The room was beautiful and comfortable. They picked up and dropped off guests from the ferry while we were there. The fire in the living room warmed the whole house. Tea and coffee always available... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

We recently stayed at the Echo Lodge for 3 nights before we did the Queen Charlotte Track and the night following. Sharon & Russell were wonderful hosts and we loved staying at the Echo Lodge. The rooms were very comfortable. There were two lounges for guests and we sure used them and enjoyed them. There were books on New Zealand... More 

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echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure to host your group in our home. You were all so friendly. We trust the rest of your holiday went well and that you will back to NZ one day. Kind Regards Sharon & Russell More 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

We had a fantastic stay at the Echo lodge. The room was beautiful and the breakfast excellent. A huge spread with fresh eggs cooked to order! Our hosts even went the extra mile by picking us up from our ferry for no additional charge. I highly recommend the Echo Lodge

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Thank Aisha M
echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our lodge and your recommendation. We really enjoyed meeting you both and hope the final few months of you stay in NZ are perfect. Kind Regards Sharon & Russell More 

Roseville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

This is the most beautiful renovated older home with a lovely yard as well. Nice view of harbor. Well situated for easy walk to town. Hosts Sharon & Russell were so very accommodating. We had originally planned to stay just one night but 2 days before our arrival there called to inquire about adding a night. Sharon very graciously worked... More 

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echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review Echo Lodge we really appreciate your feedback. We are glad you decided to stay in Picton an extra day and get to see our perfect little town. Thank You Sharon & Russell More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

House is situated overlooking Picton harbour but in a quiet location, 7 min walk to harbour. Immaculate rooms, very clean, period features, guest lounge with tea, coffee, biscuits, TV, games, DVDs. Excellent continental breakfast, choice of cereals, toast, fruit juice, fruit salad, yoghurt. Very helpful hosts with good local knowledge and very obliging. Comfortable beds, en-suite facilities with walk in... More 

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echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your excellent review. We hope you do come back to Picton and stay a little longer. Happy & Safe travels. Kind Regards Sharon & Russell More 

Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Fabulous accomodation with superb hosts where nothing was too much trouble and a fabulous breakfast to start the day. Our only negative was we only booked in for one night. Sharon the owner even ferried us into the ferry terminal

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echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review Echo Lodge, we really appreciate it. We have had several reviews this month where our guests have wished they could have stayed in Picton longer as the town has so much to offer, next time..... Thank you Sharon & Russell More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

A Lovely clean room and lovely friendly hosts, great breakfast, very handy for walking into Picton, shops and places to eat only a few minutes walk away, would definately stay again and would certainly recommend.

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echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you your recommendation to other travellers is really appreciated. Kind Regards Sharon More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night before taking the ferry to Wellington. It was perfect. The hosts are very friendly. The house is very well maintained, clean and lovely decorated in a home feeling atmosphere. Free parking around the house. The rooms are very comfortable with nice bathrooms and the beds are very comfy providing great sleeping quality with a choice... More 

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echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review and taking the time to write it. We hope you had a great holiday in NZ. Kind Regards Sharon More 

Birkdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

From Russell greeting us off the ferry and giving us a tour of Picton to Sharron doing a load of washing for us we could not have had more obliging hosts. The set up us great with a lounge with plentiful supplies of tea, coffee, milk and the bedrooms very comfortable. Echo lodge is about a 10 minute walk from... More 

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echolodgepicton, Owner at Echo Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your great review and taking the time to do it. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and the laundry was no problem at all. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in NZ. Thank You Sharon More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Echo Lodge is a fully renovated villa overlooking the Picton Marina. It is an easy five minute stroll to the town centre with its many cafes, restaurants and tour operators and a two minute walk to the many bush and waterfront walking tracks in the area. We offer a large healthy continental breakfast which includes fresh fruit,home-made muffins and yoghurt, fresh breads and jams.We have two double rooms and one twin room. All our rooms have ensuites, luggage racks, flat-screen t.v.'s, electric blankets.We have two guest lounges where refreshments are available all day. There is a log-burner in one of the lounges to keep the house warm during the colder months. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Echo Lodge

Address: 5 Rutland Street | Picton, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: $106 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Echo Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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