Make the Portage Resort Hotel the perfect base for all your activities in Marlborough. It is located extremely close to Queen Charlotte Track and is a 15 minute boat trip away from Picton. Explore the waters of the Marlborough Sounds, sample the wines of Marlborough and at the end of the day relax at the Portage Resort Hotel.
The Portage Resort offers spacious and tastefully furnished rooms with a private balcony overlooking the Sounds or garden courtyard patio rooms. The resort features an outdoor swimming pool, a hot tub and the renowned Te Weka restaurant. All rooms come with en suite bathrooms, a TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Most rooms also have beautiful views over Kenepuru Sound.Portage Resort offers free pick up from Torea Bay to guests arriving from Picton via water taxi. The tour desk can help guests with travel arrangements.
Te Weka Restaurant features contemporary New Zealand cuisine and excellent views over the water. Snapper Café and Bar offers casual waterfront dining. Retro Bar serves refreshing drinks and light snacks.
THE PORTAGE RESORT HOTEL’s central location in Marlborough makes it easy to reach from all over New Zealand. Access is easy – its only 15 minutes from Picton by boat or 1.25 hours by road. Blenheim Airport has multiple flights from the major cities of Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch, every day.
The Portage Hotel is your Marlborough accommodation base to explore the magic of the Marlborough Sounds on the south island of New Zealand.
Every day is different at THE PORTAGE RESORT HOTEL and so are their rooms. Relax in this tranquil and enjoy impressive views over the Kenepuru Sounds, unwind in comfort and be at one with nature. The magic views move from warm and sparkling, quiet and still, to hills reflecting in the deep green water, misty and moody.
The Courtyard room is set amongst Native rain forest trees and plants in a open Courtyard setting. These rooms do not have sea views and are suitable for budget conscious guests.
(sleeps: 2 to 5 guests)
All have comfortable furniture, views overlooking the Resort to the turquoise waters of Kenepuru Sound. Some rooms have decks, larger rooms have sunrooms but no decks. Bathrooms are refreshed. No baths.
We have three different types of Hillside rooms:
Hillside room with deck.
Hillside room with sunroom suit up to 3 guests.
Hillside rooms 2 suit couples, families and friends sharing together on two levels with decks and TV’s on both levels. Sleeps 2 to 5 guests.
Kowhai Lodge Rooms
Kowhai Lodge has 11 rooms, with large decks, all facing the famous Kenepuru Sound view across a wide sweeping lawn and garden area. Perfectly positioned to catch the morning sun. Spacious room with modern decor, Super king bed, large Mirror, wardrobe and draws.