Welcome to Whatamonga Homestay

Whatamonga Home Stay is a unique bed and breakfast experience located in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand.

Whatamonga was purpose-built to provide guest accommodation with two free standing chalets and one self contained apartment with two separate rooms with its own private entrance on the ground floor of the main house. All offer private sunny decks overlooking the picturesque waters of the Sounds.

Set in idyllic bush with panoramic views over Whatamonga Bay and Queen Charlotte Sound, the accommodation offers seclusion and direct access to the beach, yet Picton is only 9 kilometres drive away.

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The Story of Whatamonga Homestay

Whatamonga was purpose-built to provide two free standing Chalets and an apartment with two guestrooms with their own private entrances on the ground floor of the main house. All offer private sunny decks overlooking the picturesque waters of the Sounds.

You will be sure to have all the peace, quiet and seclusion that your desire while enjoying the view.

Things to do …

The unique setting allow Guests the option of seclusion to enjoy their Chalet, deck and view along with some local walks, a kayak or to try your hand at fishing …… alternatively the Sounds and inland Marlborough have lots to offer in terms of Queen Charlotte Track, mail boat trips, lunch trips to Lochmara Lodge or Wine Tours and Omaka Aviation Centre.

Paradise near Picton

The homestay offers unique views over Whatamonga Bay and Queen Charlotte Sound and is only 9km from Picton.

The Art of Dining

Breakfast is included and is served in the main house around a large table with your host and other Guests at a time of mutual convenience. Please let your host know the night before if you have an early departure or any time constraints or dietary requirements. See Guest comments for reviews and details on breakfast.

Lunch is typically taken out however there is a small fridge/freezer and microwave along with tea and coffee making facilities in the Chalets and Guest Room 1 in the Apartment where you can enjoy a light lunch on your own personal deck should you wish too.

Dinner we recommend trying some of the excellent cafes and restaurants that Marlborough has to offer. In the high season reservations should be made to avoid any disappointment. Some suggestions:

Get in Touch

Your journey is important to us and if we can be of any help please contact us using one of the means below. If your travel plans change please please also let us know as soon as you can and your email confirmation will include a link to alter or cancel any booking with us.

We look forward to hosting you and safe travels. 



425 Port Underwood Road,
Whatamonga Bay,Marlborough, NZ.


+64 (03) 5737192