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Marlborough Sounds - enjoy the view

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Marlborough Sounds - enjoy the view

7 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2.5 baths
7 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2.5 baths
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Nigel is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
18 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Entire luxury 3 bedroom fully furnished modern home, architecturally designed with extensive glass panels to capture the stunning sea and mountain views. With an open plan flow, it is ideal for a relaxed holiday full of dramatic views.
The house is located in Waikawa, three kms from Picton, the center of the Marlborough Sounds. Nearby is the city of Blenheim, the center of world-renowned vineyards and gourmet dining.
Ideal for couples, vineyard tourers, travelers and longer-term stays.


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (under 2 years) and pets - There is an internal stair case (carpeted) which is not closed off, if you are comfortable with this, then infants are welcome.
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM and check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Wide doorway to the home’s entrance


49 Reviews

Chin User Profile
December 2018
Nigel’s apartment is stylish and so comfortable, the pictures don’t do the place justice. The kitchen is extremely well-equipped and the pantry is fully stocked. With such a view, you don’t ever want to leave.
Jennifer User Profile
December 2018
Nigel’s home is one of the most magnificent places that I have stayed. Nearly every wall is a full length window to enjoy cliffside views down onto the town and water. He was incredibly hospitable leaving us champagne and chocolate along with milk and fresh local eggs. Nigel has …
Marie-Claude User Profile
December 2018
This is our top house rental with Airbnb in NZ! This is a beautiful, recent modern house that can host very comfortably 3 couples. All 3 bedrooms have a nice view of the bay. The main room with kitchen and living room is wonderful, spacious and sunny. The kitchen has everything y…
Nina User Profile
November 2018
Outstanding stay in Nigel’s wonderful place in Picton. Nigel is an attentive and thoughtful host and his place has incredible views over the bay. Highly recommended!
Clara User Profile
November 2018
The house is impeccable! It exceeded all of our expectations. It was absolutely spotless. The view is unparalleled. The kitchen is well stocked. They also had a bottle of champagne awaiting us as well as bread, jam, milk, and eggs for our breakfast. Really, this is the nices…
Eileen User Profile
October 2018
This is the most amazing place - every bit as good as the Airbnb description. Nigel was a fantastic host, leaving various things in the fridge to get us started. There were loads of leaflets with information on places to visited. Would highly recommend !
Michelle User Profile
October 2018
Our stay couldn’t have been better. This place is stunning. Floor to ceiling windows provide a beautiful view of the mountains and water. The hosts were eager to provide tips and suggestions. Lots of attention to detail. Only a quick shuttle ride into Picton for restaurants and s…

Hosted by Nigel

Joined in January 2015
Nigel User Profile
54 Reviews
Nigel is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm a geologist nearing retirement, and my wife is a property manager. We love travel, good food and nice places to walk, read a good book or pass time with a good coffee.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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