Marlborough Sounds Beach Front Accommodation

Your Sanctuary in the Sounds


Enjoy the water and surrounding native New Zealand bush

Punga Cove is the perfect retreat for people wanting to relax in style, presenting a range of activity options so you can fully enjoy your stay in the Marlborough Sounds.

Day sailing - we have kayaks and paddle boards to hire.

Mountain biking - ride in from the Queen Charlotte Track and have a well-deserved rest at Punga Cove. The Queen Charlotte Track is open for mountain biking all year round.

Walks - You could walk the whole Queen Charlotte Track basing yourself at Punga Cove and walk with water transfers.

Other activities include:

  • Volleyball & Petanque and Croquet
  • Swimming pool and two hot tubs
  • Kids playground

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.