Punga Cove Resort

Marlborough Sounds Beach Front Accommodation

Your Sanctuary in the Sounds

Welcome to Punga Cove

Experience clear sparkling water, native New Zealand bush and simple tranquillity. Set amongst stunning scenery in the magnificent waterways of New Zealand's Marlborough Sounds, Punga Cove is the perfect retreat for people wanting to relax in style.

Explore the turquoise waters in our sea kayaks or visit nearby islands and cruise the sounds in search of playful Dusky Dolphins. Experience the leafy wonders of the Queen Charlotte Track or catch fish in the bay. Join an outer sound fishing charter or take a gourmet picnic lunch and a bottle of champagne to a secluded beach nearby. Enhance your holiday's relaxation with a meal in our fully licensed restaurant situated to give breathtaking views of the entire Endeavour Inlet. Have time out at the Boatshed Cafe & Bar on the jetty. Enjoy your coffee watching birdlife, fish swimming by and the boats which come and go.

If you are looking to spend time in a different environment, away from the usual daily pressures - look no further than Punga Cove.

Your accommodation options at Punga Cove

Tasteful and stylish accommodation set in native New Zealand bush.

Suites & Apartments

We have suite & apartment options featuring open plan living & extensive views of the bay.

Chalets & Studios

Our chalets & studios sleep 2 people, with kitchenette, ensuite bathroom & private decks.


Our lodge is comfortable & would suit a large family group or groups of friends, some rooms with shared facilties


Our more affordable accommodation available for single travellers, with 7 single rooms & 1 double room option.

Specials & Packages

Experience the Marlborough Sounds and take advantage of our specials and packages.

Sounds of Summer at the Cove
Sounds of Summer at the Cove

Join us for a fantastic line-up of live music this summer at Punga Cove from January through to April.

Helicopter Flight Lunches to Punga Cove
Helicopter Flight Lunches to Punga Cove

An incredible helicpter flight experience over the stunning Queen Charlotte Sound.

Corporate Special
Corporate Special

A stunning Marlborough Sounds venue for your next executive company retreat meeting. $235.00 per delegate, per day.