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New Zealand Holiday Packages in the Marlborough Sounds

Combine your Marlborough Sounds luxury accommodation, with a personalised package to suit your needs.

We know our operators and fabulous options to tailor make your perfect package.
For your experience of a lifetime, let us make it happen for you. Some of your options are:

Marlborough Wine tours of any type, walking, cycling among the vines, local farmer's market, lunch or evening dining with wines matched to your menu, personalised tours in luxury vehicles. At many of the smaller wine cellars, you are able to meet the winemakers and savour their wines.

Choose your preferred room option at McCormick House, what options you would like included and our best price guarantee.

Order an indulgent gourmet lunch hamper and suitable wine, board our Picton floatplane, water taxi,or self drive to a remote, private bay or river, returning to Picton at your leisure.

Mountain bike from Picton to Waikawa Bay on an off road track or choose from a breathtaking selection of individual tracks, catering for all skill levels.
We can arrange your bikes and equipment, to be here when you arrive, or advise options.

Eco-tours, from Cultural, dolphin watching/swimming, diving, fishing, nature, bird watching and aquarium visits are all readily available.

You can even add a relaxing pamper or massage option to your package.

Examples of our most popular packages:

Heart of the Marlborough Sounds - Kayak, Walk, Boat Cruise, Queen Charlotte Sound

Relax in style when you arrive at McCormick House. The following morning, after your gourmet breakfast feast, a morning of  kayaking. Enjoy your delicious lunch, overlooking the Grove Arm of the Queen Charlotte Sound, followed by an afternoon hiking through fantastic Queen Charlotte Track forests, with a scenic, Queen Charlotte Sound, boat cruise returning you to Picton.

Package cost for 2 persons/double, is from NZ$1000 and includes 2 nights accommodation. Afternoon wine tour may be added at NZ$69 pp if you are able to arrive at McCormick House by 1pm. Single and twin accommodation options are also available.
For details e-mail: stay@mccormickhouse.co.nz


Cultural Indulgence - Maori and European History, Queen Charlotte Sound, Boat Cruise

Relax in style at McCormick House.  The following morning, after your gourmet breakfast feast, unwind with Myths & Legends Eco-tours. Relax on the deck of Tutanekai, gracefully exploring the many secluded bays and coves of Queen Charlotte Sound.

Let Pete and Takutai share their abundant knowledge of local wildlife, Maori and European histories (includes lunch). Package cost: 2 persons/double/ 1 night, from NZ$890. 2 persons /double/2nights from NZ$1185

Afternoon wine tour is an extra cost of NZ$69pp and may be added to your package, 
if you are able to arrive at McCormick House by 1pm. Single and twin accommodation options are also available.
Please e-mail us for further details: stay@mccormickhouse.co.nz

Terms and Conditions for Packages:  Subject to availability. Not suitable for children or disabled access. We reserve the right to change or cancel tours due to weather or any unforeseen circumstances. Booking Policy:20% deposit required on booking; 10% non refundable.
Partial refund given for cancellation by operator due to weather conditions.
Cancellations within 30 days of arrival date: 20% forfeit of the total booking price.
Cancellations within 14 days of arrival date: 50% forfeit of the total booking price.
Cancellations within 7 days of arrival date: 100% forfeit of the total booking price.


Gift Vouchers - Personalised for that special person or occasion.
E-mail for details: stay@mccormickhouse.co.nz

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