Useful Links

Here are some useful links to New Zealand Tourism sites, local tourism sites, accommodation providers, tours and transport in New Zealand and Marlborough.

Marlborough Accommodation

Furneaux Lodge Looking out over the calm, clear waters of Endeavour Inlet, Furneaux Lodge is the first stop on the renowned Queen Charlotte Track. An easy coastal walk from Punga Cove, make a day of it.
Accommodation Guide to New Zealand Online guide to a range of Accommodation in New Zealand putting you in contact with accommodation hosts in New Zealand.



Wedding Photographers

David James Photography Professional Photographer for Portraits, Engagement and Wedding , Family, Maternity and Newborn, Commercial aand Landscape , Editorial and Cuisine, Special Events. Blenheim & Marlborough. New Zealand.

Jessica Jone Photography Based in Marlborough, Jess and Paul photograph weddings, portraits and commercial work here in Blenheim, Nelson and abroad. If you are getting married and looking for someone to capture your day, please check then out to see if they’re a good fit for you.

The Wedding Company New Zealand Wedding company specialising in arranging weddings in New Zealand for couples around the globe.



Transport Operators in the Marlborough Sounds

The Cougar Line Specialists in combining water transportation and luxury cruising in Marlborough's spectacular Queen Charlotte Sound. Cruise to Furneaux Lodge and stop off for brunch or lunch in a dreamy cove. Savour fresh salmon, mussels, and regional specialties, from café style to fine dining.

Beachcomber Fun Cruises The Marlborough Sounds cruise, transport and Queen Charlotte Track specialists and operators of the Magic Mail Run.

Picton Water Taxis Specialists in on-demand private water transport, servicing the Queen Charlotte Track transport and private charters.

Arrow Water Taxis Arrow Water Taxis Picton and The Marlborough Sounds of New Zealand.

Picton Float Plane Picton Air Services provides charter scenic flights and lodge transfers throughout Marlborough Sounds/Abel Tasman National Park Nelson and Wellington, door to door charter service from Wellington to all the accommodation venues.



Guided Walks in the Marlborough Sounds

Marlborough Sounds Adventure Company Marlborough Sounds Adventure Company specialises in guided and independent sea kayaking, walking, hiking and mountain biking holiday tours (bike and kayak rentals are available) of the Queen Charlotte Track and the beautiful Marlborough Sounds - Your ultimate New Zealand Vacation.

Active New Zealand The outdoor adventure travel specialists in New Zealand vacations! Active New Zealand are specialists in offering small group, guided hiking, cycling, paddling and biking outdoor adventure travel vacations in New Zealand.

The Queen Charlotte Track Step aboard, hand us your pack, and we'll show you the most memorable way to experience the Queen Charlotte Walking Track in the spectacular Marlborough Sounds

QC Track Located at the top of New Zealands South Island in the Marlborough Sounds, offers a spectacular trip from the historic Ship Cove through to Anakiwa in the Grove Arm giving unsurpassed views of Queen Charlotte and Kenepuru Sounds.

Wilderness Guides Marlborough Sounds Qualmark-rated boutique providers of gourmet guided and independent walks on the Queen Charlotte Track. Also specialists in day to multi day guided sea kayaking tours and offering mountain bike hire and kayak rental. We're your guides to the Marlborough Sounds!



Tourism Operators in the Marlborough Sounds

Myths and Legends Ecotours: Ecotours, cruises, and charters from Myths and Legends, that showcase the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand.

Abel Tasman Kayaks Have the ultimate sea kayaking experience in the Abel Tasman National Park with the first ever sea kayak company Abel Tasman Kayaks.

Compass Charters: Boat charter in the Marlborough Sounds of New Zealand.

Dive Marlborough Wreck diving in the Marlborough Sounds New Zealand.

E-Ko: Owned and operated by highly-qualified marine biologists, Dolphin Watch Ecotours provides scenic wildlife cruises to Motuara Island Bird Sanctuary, Historic Ship Cove and the Queen Charlotte Track in New Zealand’s stunning Marlborough Sounds.

Sounds Connection Based in Picton, Sounds Connection provides fishing trips, wine trails and tours of the Marlborough region.



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Marlborough Visitor Information New Zealand’s Marlborough region has long been known for the breathtaking beauty of the Marlborough Sounds and its world class Sauvignon Blanc. With its rugged mountain ranges, fertile plains, intricate waterways and thriving aviation and aquaculture, Marlborough has a lot to offer from its water, wilderness and wine. Make your next holiday destination Marlborough, New Zealand

Your accommodation options at Punga Cove

Tasteful and stylish accommodation set in native New Zealand bush.


We have 5 suite options featuring open plan living and extensive views of the bay.


Our chalets sleep 2-3 people, with kitchenette, ensuite bathroom and private decks.


Our lodge is comfortable and 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 and 1 double room option.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

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.