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5.0 out of 5

"Awesome staff - handy to town - Janet and Ian had local knowledge and very helpful about getting out and about. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 05 Jan 2020

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Hotel Description

Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast puts you in the heart of Picton, within just a 10-minute stroll of Nelson Square and Picton Harbour. Highlights at this B&B include free continental breakfast, free self parking, and in-room kitchenettes.

Free WiFi, LCD TVs, and hair dryers are featured in all 3 individually decorated rooms. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators and microwaves, making in-room dining convenient.

This smoke-free bed & breakfast offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and barbecue grills. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, tour/ticket assistance, and luggage storage. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also the convenience of free train pick-up service.

Places within a 15-minute walk of this 3.5-star Picton B&B include Waitohi Recreational Reserve and Edwin Fox Museum.

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$134* Per night/room 21 Mar. - 22 Mar.

King Room with Ensuite Bathroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast ratings based on 9 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast

Everyone (7) Couples (2)
5 out of 5
Awesome staff - handy to town - Janet and Ian had local knowledge and very helpful about getting out and about.

Posted by on 5 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Jan. 2020 by Anchor Down Team

We are blushing. Thank you so much. We appreciate you taking the time to review us. We hope we have the opportunity to see you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Jan. 2020 by Anchor Down team

Hi Anonymous. Thank you so much for your kind review.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Apr. 2019 by Janet & Ian

Thank you :)

5 out of 5
Janetand ian wereVery welcoming, lovelypeople A nice glass of red wine before bed

Posted by on 27 Dec. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 Dec. 2018 by Ian and Janet

Hi Anonymous. Thank you. kind regards and best wishes for 2019.

5 out of 5

Bed and Breakfast close to bay

Janet and Ian were lovely hosts. Very helpful with information about our trip. Lovely room and great breakfast.

Posted by , from Avalon Beach Australia on 31 Oct. 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Nov. 2017 by Ian and Janet

Thanks so much for your review. We are pleased to be of help. Thank you for appreciating the room and the breakfast. Always good to start the day well.

5 out of 5

Awesome hosts

Pros: Everything!!!
Cons: Can't improve perfection!!
We got off ferry at 12.45 am and they were great making access even at that time easy and even had the heater on so we would be nice an warm. Shower was nice and bed really comfy. Awsome breakie too and nice chatting over breakie. Lovely couple and we will be back for sure.

Posted by , from Wellington on 4 Sep. 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Sep. 2017 by Ian and Janet

Hi Owen. Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. See you next time!!!

5 out of 5

Overnight Stay before boarding the ferry

What gracious hosts we had! It was like visiting family and ended with a wonderful breakfast! Thank you so much Ian and Janet!

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Jan. 2017 by Ian and Janet

Thank you sooo much. Your review is appreciated.

5 out of 5

Lovely people

I would highly recommend this property to anybody travelling to Picton lovely people lovely home lovely food

Posted by on 15 Nov. 2016

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Nov. 2016 by Anchor Down

Dion. Thank you for this lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again. cheers Janet & Ian

5 out of 5

amazing hosts

Pros: Everything
Cons: nothing
Location: shop
had lots of laughs @ a free drink before going out for dinner

Posted by , from Auckland on 9 May 2015

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About the Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast

Location 15A Otago Street, Picton, 7220

Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. A ferry terminal shuttle and a train station pick-up service are free. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a garden are also featured at Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast. Self parking is free. This 3.5-star Picton bed & breakfast is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 3 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 2004
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Picton (PCN) (8.8 km / 5.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free train station pick-up and ferry terminal shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast offers 3 accommodations with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Accommodations at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers. This Picton bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 36-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 8 AM to 9 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have a front desk. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No lifts

Hotel Names

  • Anchor Down Bed & Breakfast
  • Anchor Down Picton
  • Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast
  • Anchor Down Picton Bed Breakfast
  • Anchor Down Picton & Picton
  • Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast Picton
  • Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast Bed & breakfast
  • Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast Bed & breakfast Picton

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Anchor Down Picton Bed & Breakfast offers transfers from the ferry terminal. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Children 12 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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