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Picton Car Rental
You may be thinking that booking a car rental in Picton will take up a lot of your time - it only takes less than two minutes!
Think again! VroomVroomVroom have made booking a Picton car rental as easy as turning on your computer and heading to one website instead of trawling through the internet for hours.
We compare current and up to date car hire rates through Avis, Budget, Europcar, Herta and Thrifty. Once you receive your car hire confirmation, that's all you have to do until you go to collect your rental.
We are also proud to offer you the following advantages for booking with us.
1. Real People Running our Customer Service Centre - That's right, we actually have people waiting to help you with your car rental booking and we are proud to say, they are the best in the business.
2. Live Chat - Because we sit on computers all day at VroomVroomVroom, we thought it would be cool to add a chat service during business hours to our website that allows you to ask questions as you go through the car hire booking process.
Booking your car rental Picton early REALLY PAYS OFF! Not only does it ensure you get the vehicle you want, but you get the great deals you want too.
The doorway to the South Island of New Zealand
Kick start your South Island holiday in comfort by getting a car rental in Picton. With a car hire, you can explore the wonderful scenery and breathtaking beauty that the town and the South Island of New Zealand has to offer.
THINGS TO DO
Things to Do | Places to Stay | Places to Eat
Being home to the Ferry Terminal means that the town can open up the doorway for either Island in New Zealand. The Ferry between the two Islands will carry passengers and vehicles. However, if you have a rental car, the rental vehicle is most likely not permitted to travel on the Ferry. Whereas, a replacement vehicle will be available from either Ferry Terminal in Picton or Wellington. So relax and enjoy the cruise as you get off the road for a few hours to ride with the dolphins.
Toa Tai Fishing Charter
Address: 89 Waikawa Rd
Picton is a picturesque waterfront location, and the surrounding Marlborough Sounds is home to a mixture of activities for both land or sea. Leave the rental car on dry land as a boat charter will provide a wonderful day of fishing and exploring the beauty of the sea. Don't be surprised if a pod of dolphins appear beside your boat or one of the many sea creatures that call this little part of earth, home.
Little can compare to the feeling of being outdoors and when you are spoiled with an ecosystem like ours, there is little to no excuse for not enjoying it. This track offer the best and we believe it is one of the best kept beauties in the world. So be sure to let someone know that you will be out on the track and when you estimate getting back so that you can be sure to be safe should the weather get rough.
PLACES TO STAY
Lochmara Lodge (Wildlife Recovery & Arts Centre)
Address: Lochmara Bay, Queen Charlotte Sound (Accessible Via Boat Ride)
With such a long name you would expect big things here and if your a nature lover, then that's what makes this accomodation location that extra bit special. The centre allows visitors to interact with bird species and geckos and be inspired by the fauna and flower species located in the Marlborough Sounds. Its The perfect holiday retreat location.
Jugglers Rest Backpackers
Address: 8 Canterbury Street
This renovated historic villa is the town's smallest hostel offering beds for only 16 people. With its central location makes an easy 10 min. stroll or 3 min. drive to town. A with its owner having performed fire dances, offers not only lessons, but a night time show for her guests. With a 99% positive review rate, will surely cause one to see what all the fuss is about. But get in quick :)
PLACES TO EAT
Picton Village Bakkerij
Address: 46 Auckland St
This award-winning bakery is owned by a Dutchman and his Kiwi wife and with their home based knowledge have created the best reputable artisan breads, tasty sweets, satisfying savouries, healthy filled rolls and delectable, filling meat pies. It has everything that is expected to be found at bakery, only better!
Monday - Friday 6.00am - 4.00pm
Saturday - Sunday 6.00am - 3.30pm
Le Cafe Restaurant
Address: Waterfront, 12-14 London Quay
Using the best of the seasonal, local produce, you'll have the finest quality for your money at this cute cafe. Not only does it offer good food with a spectacular view, you'll be delighted with live music performances to make your experience that extra bit special.
Hours: Mon - Sun: 7:30 am - 1:45 am
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