We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Buccaneer Lodge

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Best prices for:1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
The Buccaneer Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 24: English reviews
Tauranga, New Zealand
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Beautiful place to stay. Relaxed atmosphere, clean and comfortable and great facilties for communal kitchen and laundry facilities. Great view and handy to restaurants and ferry terminals. Thanks Phil :)

Helpful?
Thank GregnJudy
Phil C, Owner at The Buccaneer Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review - hopefully we see you back in beautiful Waikawa sometime soon. More 

torquay
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Phil who owns the lodge met us and was very informative and friendly. The room was pleasant with a good view and outside balcony.There was a large kitchen which you were more than welcome to use to cook meals etc.

Helpful?
Thank fionabrown
UK
Level Contributor
70 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

I wasn't sure what to expect what I booked the Buccaneer Lodge. As we only needed a room for one night before leaving on the ferry early the next morning, I didn't want to spend a lot of money on a motel (and places in Picton seemed expensive). This turned out to be a great choice: well located just a... More 

Helpful?
Thank PocketRocket76
Midlands, England UK
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

I stayed at Buccaneer Lodge Saturday 15th January with my ten year old daughter. I've travelled a lot all over the world and this is in my top three favourite places. Thank you so much for everything. You couldn't ask for a better host, we felt really lucky. The cleanest and crispest place I've ever stayed, a gorgeous location, and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sparkler77
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

My sister and I stayed here recently and I highly recommended. The room was very pleasant with a queen and single bed, private bathroom and views over to the bay. There is a shared kitchen and common room, and on site parking. There is no bar fridge in the room, but apart from that perfectly lovely. Really for the price... More 

Helpful?
Thank Vash_tea
Chichester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Beautiful location, great room, and a warm welcome - Phil was helpful throughout, pointing us towards a good dinner and a nice walk in the morning. He even offered a delicious freshly cooked loaf for breakfast and hosed the frost off the car in the morning. It is very convenient for the Cook Strait ferry, but in a quiet location.... More 

Helpful?
Thank wwaine
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
62 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Stayed one night prior to crossing to North Island on the ferry.Buccaneer Lodge is a really lovely place. Our room was at the front up some outside stairs - lovely views, clean, good size and modern. Tea & coffee in room, but no cooking facilities. However, there was a large shared kitchen with all the equipment one could need and... More 

Helpful?
Thank jane527
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We stayed two nights at Buccaneer Lodge, and were amazed at how lovely it was considering the low price. We had a large, comfortable room, overlooking the harbour and the hills, and access to a convenient, clean, and well equipped kitchen downstairs. It was so quiet and restful. The owners couldn't have been more helpful and welcoming - a lovely... More 

Helpful?
Thank VikkiB22001155
Launceston, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Nice clean tidy room. Shared kitchen. Good view of the bay from the balcony. In the morning there was freshly baked bread available in the kitchen, yummy! Friendly staff and lots of brochures and information available.

Helpful?
1 Thank Wac67
Level Contributor
80 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We were a few people so it was very quiet. Large double room with a comfortable bed. Facilities very clean. Landry-machine and dryer (2$ each) very efficient. Kitchen well equipped with everything for cooking. Several tables outside. Staff friendly. The only negative point is the wifi : free vouchers but only 50 MB that is really too low for travellers.

Helpful?
1 Thank Pépite D
TheBuccaneerLodge, Owner at The Buccaneer Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for all your positive feedback - we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Our apologies you did not have enough Wi-fi - since you visited in December we have made the decision to increase the value of the Wi-fi voucher we give on arrival to 200MB. We would have been more than happy to give you... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Picton hotels
0.1 mi away
Bay Vista Waterfront Motel
0.1 mi away
Waikawa Bay Holiday Park
2.2 mi away
Harbour View Motel Picton
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.3 mi away
Gateway Motel Picton Accommodation
0.2 mi away
Apartments On The Waterfront Picton
2.4 mi away
Broadway Motel
Broadway Motel
#4 of 17 in Picton
4.5 of 5 stars 385 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located a short distance from the Waikawa Marina in the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound, the Buccaneer Lodge offers spacious, modern, en-suite rooms with a balcony that makes the most of the outlook. So after an adventurous day walking the Queen Charlotte Track or maybe kayaking in the sounds, sit and enjoy a cold glass of local Sauvignon Blanc while taking in the peaceful marina and sea views. The Buccaneer Lodge is owner operated and is a warm, friendly, comfortable home away from home. Located close to local walks, restaurant, cafe, bar and safe swimming beach in beautiful Waikawa Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Buccaneer Lodge

Address: 314 Waikawa Road, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: $59 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your The Buccaneer Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay