Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Picton

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Picton. Revered for its local tours, sightseeing and hiking, this city is both welcoming and walkable. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Picton

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Picton has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • EcoWorld Aquarium (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Waitohi Recreational Reserve (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Johanneshof Cellars (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • St Clair Winery (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Hunter's Winery (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Lawson's Dry Hills (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Picton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Picton is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Picton Foreshore (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Mabel Island (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Momorangi Bay (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Okiwa Bay (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Kenepuru Sounds (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Pollard Park (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Picton

Fly into Picton (PCN), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Picton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 104 holiday lettings around Picton. From 73 Houses to 15 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Picton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Picton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mabel Island: 157 holiday lettings
  • Nelson Square: 161 holiday lettings
  • Picton Harbour: 160 holiday lettings
  • Picton War Memorial: 160 holiday lettings
  • Edwin Fox Museum: 159 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Picton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Picton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 73 Houses in Picton. Our other popular types of Picton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Picton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Picton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.