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Anchor Down Bed & Breakfast

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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“glass of wine”(23 reviews)
“b b”(51 reviews)
“other guests”(16 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a first class Bed and Breakfast. The room was excellent – clean, modern and comfortable with good facilities. Ian and Janet were very friendly and good company clearly enjoying the interaction with their guests. The Breakfast was lovely and served to us, unlike...More

Thank John T
Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 5 days ago

Hi John T. We are just so thrilled with your review and thank you very much. We always hope that people we are hosting get a good guest experience and to read your review has touched our hearts. Picton has a lot to offer and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night at the end of the South Island section of our 3-week road trip around NZ. The location was ideal for catching the early morning ferry - and our hosts supplied a continental breakfast tray the night before so that...More

Thank gvh67
Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 1 week ago

Hi. Thank you for your review. We appreciate you taking the time to do this for us. kind regards Ian and Janet

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic place. Arrived after a long drive to be greeted by Janet who immediately offered a glass of wine and a place to chill out while she described things to do in town. She just seemed to know at a glance the type...More

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Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 1 week ago

Wow justine502018 thank you very much for your kind words. We are pleased your enjoyed your stay. Hahaha, sometimes we just get lucky in our guesses of what people like to do. We hope you travel to us again and we appreciate your statement re...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anchor Down is a lovely B&B! The warm welcome, the comfortable & stylish rooms and the delicious & plentiful breakfast make for an excellent experience. I have stayed with Janet & Ian three times now and will definitely be back for my next trip to...More

Thank Saskia W
Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Saskia. It was wonderful to see you again and thank you for taking the time to do this review. Thank you for the breakfast comment. We look forward to seeing the two of you again. kind regards Ian and Janet

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very tidy and clean B and B with great hosts Janet and Ian. Can highly recommend staying here. Ian's breakfasts are delicious and South Island tip sheet is helpful for travellers and the opportunity to meet other guests was fabulous.

Thank ian t
Response from Janet and Ian D, Owner at Anchor Down Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi ian t thank you for your great review. We are delighted you found the tip sheet helpful and that breakfast was up to scratch. We do hope you chose Anchor Down again when you are in Picton next. kind regards Ian and Janet

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$ 86 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 86 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Only three ground floor rooms, perfect for solo/ couples."
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"Close to town. Could walk it."
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"Nice quiet room"
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"I think there are three different sized rooms and suspect we were in the largest room 3."
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