Kippilaw House

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Beach
Terrace/patio
Balcony
1 bedroom, Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, Select Comfort beds

Overview of Kippilaw House

Kippilaw House

4.0 star property

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
98 Waikawa Road, Picton, 7220

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPicton Harbour4 min walk
  • Popular LocationPicton War Memorial13 min walk
  • Popular LocationPicton Ferry Terminal19 min walk
  • AirportBlenheim (BHE-Woodbourne)32 min drive

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About this area

Picton

Located in Picton, Kippilaw House is in the city centre. Picton Harbour and Picton Ferry Terminal are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Mabel Island and Okiwa Bay. Don't miss out on a visit to EcoWorld Aquarium. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Picton Harbour - 4 min walk
  • Picton War Memorial - 13 min walk
  • Picton Museum - 14 min walk
  • Picton Ferry Terminal - 19 min walk
  • Edwin Fox Museum - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bayroad Seafood - 7 min walk
  • Kiwi Takeaways - 11 min walk
  • Oxley's Bar & Kitchen - 11 min walk
  • Seumus's Irish Bar - 11 min walk
  • Le Café - 12 min walk

About this property

Kippilaw House

4-star bed & breakfast near Picton Harbour
A restaurant, coffee/tea in a common area and concierge services are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free valet parking, a free airport shuttle and free train station pick-up. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and a library are on-site. Housekeeping is available on request.
Kippilaw House offers 3 accommodations with minibars and free newspapers. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Televisions come with premium cable channels. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead and a hydromassage showerhead, dressing gowns, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Picton bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Free return airport shuttle from 10:00 AM to 10:30 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free local area shuttle
  • Free train station pick-up shuttle

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Restaurants on site

  • Kippilaw Dining

Things to do

  • Private winery tours
  • Public winery tours

Family friendly

  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Premium bedding
  • Select comfort bed

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Mobile key entry
  • Phone
  • Separate living room
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport; to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The front desk is open daily from 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free
Welcoming dogs only
1 per room
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
1 child can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 75 per night.
Free cots are available on request at the property

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Pet fee: NZD 20 per pet, per day
  • A television is available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 75 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts major credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a security system and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Kippilaw
Kippilaw House
Kippilaw House Picton
Kippilaw Picton
Kippilaw House B&B Picton
Kippilaw House B&B
Kippilaw House Picton
Kippilaw House Bed & breakfast
Kippilaw House Bed & breakfast Picton

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 28 out of 32 reviews
5 - Excellent 88%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 32 reviews
4 - Good 13%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 32 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 32 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 32 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
generous Kippilaw.
Wonderful stay with our hosts who did more than was expected. Nothing was a problem. They even met us at the train station with our luggage so we would not have to walk back from town. What a treat breakfast was. I would book again in a heartbeat.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely couple. Fantastic breakfast! The room was very cosey.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Picton Gem
Great stay here for NYE. Margaret and Bill are excellent hosts, both friendly and informative. Breakfast was a the best we've had in a very long time. Would heartily recommend to anyone.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely home nice stay. Central location. Fantastic breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020