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“water taxi”(4 reviews)
“blue cod”(2 reviews)
Water Taxi Service operating in Queen Charlotte Sound.
1 London Quay | Waterfront, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 8229
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

With an early Interislander Ferry Crossing the Arrow Water Taxi arrived on time at Waterfall Bay to take us to Picton. A great service for getting around the Sounds. Booking ahead is the key to good service.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Fran was our skipper, not only was she a skilled driver she was also very knowledgeable about the area. She was very easy to talk to and have a laugh with. If only she could have done all our tours. Rate 10 out of 10

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We used Arrow to get from Anakiwa to Mistletoe Bay so we could walk the Queen Charlotte Track back. All went really well and we had a lovely day.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank John I
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! This is really worthwhile. Fran our skipper was seriously cool and very knowledgable. We cruised out of Picton and were treated to some of the loveliest scenery. Fed the blue cod, spotties, and mullet. Travelled then to Lochmara for a great lunch of green...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank pandot61
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We used Arrow to travel out to Torea Bay so that we could do a day walk on the Queen Charlotte Track - Sam was friendly and helpful, and picked us up from Lochmara Lodge at the end of our walk. It's not cheap, but...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank st18holidays
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Small competitively priced water taxi service, flexible enough to include short-notice trips and combine yours with other passengers needs, keeping costs down. Very friendly professional staff who appeared very knowledegable about attractions in the Marlborough sounds. On drop-off to our day's adventure we were advised...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank jcinpalmy
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We were picked up from Anakiwa and dropped of at Lochmare Lodge. Great service with a smile, well organised and punctual.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank NZfour
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I had such a great experience with Arrow during our trip to the Marlborough Sounds. They were very accommodating, punctual, organized, and friendly. They made our trip so special and I highly recommend their services!

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Jess B
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Skippered and Co owned our guide of the trip over to mistletoe bay was great. Full of local knowledge and really enthusiastic and helpful. We walked the trail he recommended through ancien forest to join the Queen Charlotte track. A quite full on 3 hour...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Visited Picton on a cruise ship and organised this excursion on the waterside dock. A great way to spend a couple of hours and very reasonably priced compared with organising a shore excursion on the ship. The staff were efficient and very friendly. They were...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank tessacate88
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16 June 2016|
Response from CalebArrow | Property representative |
Hi, we operate at a time that suits you! Please give us a call if you would like to arrange a trip.
16 May 2016|
Response from ewf191 | Reviewed this property |
hi, was $40 per adult