House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Tigers Den is located in Waikawa Bay, Marlborough and is a beautifully furnished luxury accommodation option for families or groups of couples. Tigers Den would suit holidaymakers and overseas travellers looking for something a little more inviting than motel or hotel accommodation during their stay in the South Island, New Zealand.
Tigers Den's lounge and dining room open onto a covered balcony with a magnificent and ever changing view of the tranquil Waikawa Bay Marina.
Located just 2 minutes from Picton where you can just relax or take a stroll around the marina or enjoy dining in the waterfront cafes or restaurants. For the more adventurous choose one of the many activities Marlborough has to offer, e.g. a boating and fishing trip in the Queen Charlotte Sound, walking on the Queen Charlotte Track, or visit the superb vineyards in the Blenheim area and sample the award wining wines.
2 fx140 three seater jetski available. 6 mtr boat and skipper available for touring or fishing scollops
Marlborough is ideally located at the centre of New Zealand and makes a great base to holiday from. Marlborough boasts a year-round sunny climate and regularly records the highest sunshine hours in New Zealand, providing perfect conditions for walking, mountain biking, sea kayaking and vineyard tours.
Visitors can choose to focus their itinerary on outdoor adventures, vineyards and wineries, arts and crafts, history and gardens or marine pursuits, or better still, mix them up and experience a little of everything Marlborough has to offer.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Waikawa 1 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Blenheim 20 km, Nearest railway: Picton 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Boat available, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Fax machine, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
The spacious lounge is north facing to double glazed glass doors, opening onto a covered courtyard where spectacular view of the Waikawa Marina can be enjoyed.
The family-dining room opens to a covered balcony. The first class kitchen and lounge are equipped with a log fire for winter.
The master bedroom boasts a view of the marina, a walk in wardrobe, en suite with shower and bath.
Bedrooms 2 and 3 have new queen beds, and wardrobes. Bedrooms 4 and 5 are twins that can be made into doubles. The guest bathroom has a vanity and shower.
The laundry has a new washing machine, dryer and beer fridge. Double garaging is available for use. A study/office is available for your use, complete with computer, printer and broadband internet access.
All linen towels supplied .
This is truly a 5 star property with many extra facilities available. Accommodating up to 10 people makes it versatile accommodation for either 1 or 2 families to holiday together, or even more economical for up to 5 couples to get away together.MUST TRY JETSKIS can pull waterskier.
|Further details outdoors|
The covered balcony has a magnificent view of the marina, along with a new outdoor entertainment area with spa pool and barbecue.Outdoor area has just had large glass wall added for protection and to retain views.The views up Queen Charlotte Sound and of Waikawa Marina are quite stunning and have to be seen to be believed.The large spa sits on edge of balcony with views up sounds and into marina simply amazing.Home entertainment system set up with outdoor speakers for relaxing music.Outdoor dining tables on balcony and south entertainment area.Entrance and courtyard has new seal for parking plenty of room.Sun loungers available.
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The South Island region
The Marlborough Sounds encompasses twenty percent of New Zealand's coastline and consists of three sounds - the Queen Charlotte Sound, the Keneperu Sound and the Perlorus Sound. The beautiful waters of Queen Charlotte Sound offer all kinds of water sports and activities. Explore the private bays and coves or spend time experiencing the natural shoreline. Launches, yachts, powerboats and sea kayaks can be chartered or hired and fishing, diving and scenic trips are available.
Blenheim, the closest city, is 20km from Picton and situated on the Wairau Plains. Blenheim is New Zealand’s largest planted area of grapes and definitely worth a trip to many of its wineries to sample award winning wines.
Travel down the east coast to Kaikoura. Whale watching tours dominate the local industry and in addition to whales you will see dolphins, albatross and seals. Kaikoura is also famous for its crayfish and sampling the fresh seafood is a must for any visitor.
Tigers Den is located in Waikawa Bay just 2km from picturesque Picton situated at the head of the Queen Charlotte Sound. Picton is the largest town in the Marlborough Sounds where the inter-island ferry arrives and departs daily between the North and South Island to New Zealand's capital city, Wellington.
Picton is a popular tourism destination and is the gateway to the Marlborough Sounds. Nestled on an attractive foreshore, Picton offers enjoyable activities ranging from fishing, dolphin and seal watching to award winning Eco tours, mountain biking, kayaking and guided and freedom walks. Picton township offers a good selection of arts, crafts and souvenirs, waterfront cafes and superb restaurants.
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