a truly unique New Zealand experience

Marlborough Sounds, South Island

Bay of Many Coves

Luxury Hotel

Set in the heart of the Marlborough Sounds, Bay of Many Coves Resort is a luxury five-star resort nestled amid a rolling landscape of untouched native bush that kisses the shoreline of the tranquil bay below; the perfect seclusion on the water’s edge offering incredibly beautiful views of the Marlborough Sounds. This exclusive retreat offers a truly unique New Zealand experience, whether you are seeking world-class cuisine, breathtaking scenery, the spirit of adventure or simply a sense of renewal, you will find it here at the Bay of Many Coves.

How to get there: The journey is part of the experience when staying at the Bay of Many Coves as there are no roads in or out, but getting there is quite simple. Travel to Picton and take in the views on a 30 minute water taxi or fly from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch to Blenheim and take a helicopter out to the resort.

1 Night
FROM £340 Per Night

*Price based on One Bedroom Apartment

Bay of Many Coves
FROM £340 Per Night

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The architect-designed one, two and three bedroom apartments offering every possible option. Honeymoon in paradise, share the beauty of the Marlborough Sounds with another couple or connect together the family generation. Warm wooden interiors seamlessly frame the uninterrupted private views, from dawn until dusk.

Bay of Many Coves

The Chefs here are passionate about Marlborough’s internationally-renowned gourmet heritage. Gathering the finest ingredients from the sea and the land, the cuisine is as unforgettable as the view. In the fine dining restaurant, à la carte and expertly winematched signature degustation menus each inspire unforgettable culinary memories.


Bay of Many Coves Resort is surrounded by an eco-marine haven, way off the beaten track. Sit out on your private balcony and take in the glorious views or for the more adventurous, indulge your passions, challenge your senses, and try new things you’ve always dreamed of doing from kayaking and fishing to hiking trails and wildlife spotting.

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Our Awards

We are very proud that our personal, friendly service and attention to detail has led to us becoming an industry leader in providing tailor-made holidays. We have been recognised throughout the years by winning a number of prestigious awards from within and outside of the travel industry. We won the "Best Operator to Canada" award at the 2017 British Annual Canada Travel Awards for a record 15th time.

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