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Reviewed 6 May 2014

In so many ways this is an outstanding resort. The chalets, while not luxuriously appointed, are very nice and have everything you need, and are positioned brilliantly for the views. We had 102 which had an amazing view of both the jetty, so you could see the comings and goings, but also of the surrounding fabulous scenery. You have a...

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2Goodies, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

Thank you for your extensive review, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with mostly 5 stars/excellent. Your one bedroom apartment 102 has a fantastic view as do all our room over the jetty and the bay. Richelle from the day spa is wrapped with your feedback and very happy that you enjoyed your treatment. She wasn’t too...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 May 2014

My daughter and I stayed at Bay Of Many Coves for two nights, we had just had a day swimming with dolphins, and on arrival we were escorted straight to our rooms from the friendly jetty welcome and upgraded to a spectacular room with stunning views overlooking sea and sounds. The rooms are architecturally designed, with picture windows opening to...

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2Goodies, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

Thank you for the detailed evaluation of your recent stay with us at the Bay of Many Coves during your 'Top of the South' holiday with your daughter. Richelle, our Spa Therapist, wins many accolades from guests and we are so pleased that you also enjoyed your treatments with her at the Miritu Day Spa. The bird life is something...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 May 2014

If you are going to Marlborough Sounds I would highly recommend the Bay of Many Coves Resort . Could not fault anything. Service was exceptional and the property is just stunning. Highly recommend dining at Fordeck Restaurant for 5 star service at its best. Hope to return in the future. Thanks. Jodie McKinnel - Group Travel Consultant at House of...

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2Goodies, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your recent visit to the Bay of Many Coves, Marlborough Sounds. The 'people in the industry' are often the biggest critics so we take much pleasure in knowing that you found your stay with us at the Bay a very positive one, and that the Foredeck Restaurant was a...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2014

My wife and I stayed here during a three-week tour of NZ for our honeymoon. We booked relatively late; four days before intended check-in. There were no one-bedroom chalets remaining, so staff provided us with a larger room for the one-bedroom price. This was indicative of the exceptional service we received during our two-night stay. Staff were professional, friendly and...

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2Goodies, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

Our team of 'stealth's' is very grateful for your review, thank you. We are glad that the goings on behind the scenes ensured your stay was a very memorable one with us at the Bay of Many Coves. Great to know the food was a positive experience for you - the pulled pork is a regular 'favourite' with guests. We...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Bay of Many Coves was our first stop in New Zealand and we couldn't have asked for a better place to get our feet on the ground. The surroundings are absolutely gorgeous and the environment of the resort is a perfect mix of luxury, peaceful hideaway and casual comfort. We only stayed for two nights, but wished we could have...

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2Goodies, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

We are pleased for the feedback on the 'quality' of your experience with us at the Bay of Many Coves. The first stop from LA to Arthur's Bay - Wow! Thank you for finding our 'secret' hideaway and giving us the chance to welcome you here, we have shared your positive comments with the team, always very much appreciated.

Reviewed 8 April 2014

We could have stayed here for weeks. It is probably my favorite place I have ever stayed. There's no question it is expensive, but it was definitely worth the splurge. The location is spectacular, rooms have everything you could want: separate living room/dining/kitchen area, nice bedroom, outside deck with another dining table, and big bathroom, with amazing views from nearly...

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2Goodies, Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

Thank you for an extensive review on your recent stay at the Bay of Many Coves in the Queen Charlotte Sound. We are very glad that the special splurge was worthwhile, and yes, our packages are a perfect way to get good value and get all the pieces into place, no hassle and all is included like the excursion, meals...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2014

Oh my how else can you describe a shed on a hill excuse the pun - this is just heavenly and without fault in respect of the chalets, food and service. We have never stayed anywhere where the staff are more attentive to your comfort, it seemed almost invisible beds made read cups washed silently. Pure heaven with stunning views,...

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bomcresort, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

Our team are very gratified with your feedback and to know that your stay at the Bay of Many Coves was 'right up there' in terms of service, location, scenery and food. The 'shed on a hill' is a cute term for our contemporary apartments individually dotted on the slopes maximising privacy and top views over the charming terrain of...

Halden, Norway
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Superb location in an isolated bay in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand, reached by water taxi from Picton township. Outstanding service, world-class meals and wines, tasteful accommodation. Very relaxing!

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bomcresort, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

It has been a pleasure to welcome Klaus on more than one occasion from Norway to Marlborough - to enjoy the best of both worlds - the Sounds and the wineries. Thank you for taking the time to share your views on the Bay of Many Coves as a destination in the Sounds and we do look forward to the...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 March 2014

With very good friends visiting from Melbourne, we wanted to find a destination that would "blow their socks off". Where to start is the challenge writing this review. From my first contact with their GM, Pip, I was impressed with the friendliness and the high level of service I received. I booked a 2 night package including food and 4...

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bomcresort, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

Thank you, Graeme, for your well detailed prose on your stay recently at the Bay of Many Coves. I was sad we personally just missed meeting however we are thrilled that Sofie, Fern and the rest of the team ensured you enjoyed your two night 'package' stay, along with our 'local partners' Arrow Watertaixs and Gordon on the MV Lady...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 March 2014

What a fantastic place this is! We stayed at BOMC for our wedding anniversary with their celebration package. From the moment we arrived, until we left we were made to feel welcome and the staff were fantastic. The food is has got to be some of the best we've ever had. As part of our package we had the degustation...

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bomcresort, General Manager at Bay of Many Coves, responded to this review

With very many thanks for your positive review of your Wedding Anniversary stay with us on our special Celebration Package. We appreciate the comments and it - as always -re-inspires the team to know their efforts were well received and the stay was memorable for you on a celebratory occasion. Of course we look forward to the opportunity to welcome...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a short water taxi ride from Picton Harbour, and within easy reach of all major New Zealand airports, you’ll find a slice of pure paradise.At Bay of Many Coves, we will make you feel right at home in the tranquil Marlborough Sounds. You’ll find a world of adventure waiting right at the end of our private jetty and in the bush-clad hills all around. Or you may simply want to relax within our luxury facilities and beautiful surroundings. So pure, so natural, so full of new experiences: at Bay of Many Coves, luxury has found a new expression. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay of Many Coves

Address: Queen Charlotte Sound | Private Bag 382, Arthurs Bay 7250, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Arthurs Bay
Price Range: ₹ 37,307 - ₹ 52,163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bay of Many Coves 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“It was quite a hike up to our room lower rooms seemed to be easier accessed if you are not able to hike up steep surfaces.”
 of 5 bubbles winepr0, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I don't think there are any bad views, as all bungalows are facing the same way.”
 of 5 bubbles lynnp325, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 102 and it was perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles hbraisby, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We chose a two-bedroom apartment - perfect for us and our two boys!”
 of 5 bubbles bellaMUMMA, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There is no sandy beach on the premises but kayaks are available for use”
 of 5 bubbles Lori052, 24 May 2016 | Read review
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