Alfresco @ Furneaux

  • Fish and chips Furneaux Lodge dining
  • Cougar Line boat cruising Marlborough Sounds
  • Homestead and lawn at Furneaux Lodge
  • Couple alfresco Furneaux Lodge dining
  • Aerial photo of Furneaux Lodge
  • Meal and wine on table outside at Furneaux Lodge
  • Aerial photo two people kayaking Furneaux Lodge
  • Walking Queen Charlotte Track near Furneaux Lodge

Alfresco @ Furneaux

$70 adult | $40 child - cruise and lunch at Furneaux Lodge on the shores of Endeavour Inlet

Cruise with Cougar Line from Picton to Furneaux Lodge for a sumptuous alfresco lunch* with stunning views, or cosy up inside beside the fire

Cougar Line provides a fast and efficient water taxi service throughout Queen Charlotte Sound/Totaranui, with more than 25 years' experience offering quality vessels with outstanding service.

Furneaux Lodge is located on the shores of Endeavour Inlet surrounded by lush native bush... pre-lunch make the most of the tranquil surroundings with a walk to the nearby ancient rimu tree, hiring a kayak, or just relaxing in one of the many hammocks while you listen to the birdsong and waves lapping.

For lunch, Furneaux Lodge offers delicious, perfectly fresh cuisine with an emphasis on local produce. Gluten-free and vegetarian options are available. See menu... 

As you dine, enjoy sweeping sea views across the expansive lawns, surrounded by native bush. The perfect lunch getaway.

Lunch is charged separately. 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • Lunch is charged separately.
  • Departs daily, though some blockout dates apply.
  • Small plates from $10, larger plates from $25. GF & vegetarian options available.
  • Child is aged 5-15 years. A child under 5 can travel free with a paying adult.
  • MTC Group cancellation policies apply.
 

Tour Overview

Duration:
7.5hrs
Departure:
9am Cougar Line booking office, Picton Town Wharf
Cost:

$70 per adult
$40 per child

Lunch is charged separately

* See our FAQs for T&Cs

Season:
Available daily, year-round
Transport:
Cougar Line scheduled water transport

YOUR SAFETY

Your health and safety, and that of our staff, is always our highest priority. We are continuing to implement a high level of extra health and hygiene measures as recommended by the Ministry of Health. See our full safety procedures...

Itinerary

8.30am
Check in Cougar Line booking office, Picton Town Wharf
9am
Depart Picton, boat ride through Queen Charlotte Sound/Tōtaranui (via Ship Cove/Meretoto) to Furneaux Lodge
10.30am
Arrive Furneaux Lodge - relax with a coffee, take a walk, enjoy a long lunch
3pm
Board Cougar Line for return cruise
4.30pm approx
Arrive Picton Town Wharf
 

TERMS & CONDITIONS
Alfresco @ Furneaux

  • Lunch is charged separately.
  • Departs daily, though some blockout dates apply.
  • Small plates from $10, larger plates from $25. GF & vegetarian options available.
  • Child is aged 5-15 years. A child under 5 can travel free with a paying adult.
  • MTC Group cancellation policies apply.
 

TO BOOK

Fill out the form below, or email or call Cougar Line on 03 573 7925 to book your boat ride to Furneaux Lodge for lunch, and they'll let Furneaux Lodge know you're coming. 

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