Stay at beautiful secluded lodges along the Queen Charlotte Track, and get there with us.

Cougar Line’s sister resorts, Punga Cove and Furneaux Lodge are based in picture-perfect Endeavour Inlet, surrounded by nature’s splendour. Our boats visit both lodges and their restaurants regularly each day.

Located directly on the Queen Charlotte Track, and with a range of accommodation options, Furneaux Lodge and Punga Cove are the perfect overnight option for walkers and mountain bikers. Ask us to book your accommodation and water transport for ease and convenience.

Furneaux Lodge
The view from a Cook's Cottage at Furneaux Lodge overlooks the furnished outdoor deck, sweeping green lawn and Endeavour Inlet in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand
Water views at Furneaux Lodge

Located at the head of Endeavour Inlet in the beautiful Marlborough Sounds, Furneaux Lodge has a backdrop of native forest and lush rolling lawns right to the stunning green-blue water. Perfect for the first night’s stay while walking the Queen Charlotte Track or for a longer break, the lodge offers a bar along with fresh Marlborough cuisine or casual meals at the restaurant.

Accommodation choices range from contemporary suites to family-friendly cottages to hikers’ cabins – ask us about your options and how to get there.

Punga Cove

The private furnished balcony of a Frond Suite at Punga Cove has sweeping views across Endeavour Inlet in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand
Views from Punga Cove balcony

Set amongst stunning scenery in the magnificent Marlborough Sounds, Punga Cove is the perfect retreat, surrounded by nature. Its location in Endeavour Inlet makes Punga Cove a great choice while walking or mountain biking the Queen Charlotte Track, or for a longer Marlborough Sounds holiday. Punga Cove offers fine dining at the Punga Fern Restaurant.

Choose from cosy chalets, self-contained family apartments, contemporary and luxury suites, or budget-friendly cabins – ask us about your options and how to get there.

Queen Charlotte Track Lodges & Resorts
Tawa Cove Cabins Endeavour Inlet
Bluewater Lodge Endeavour Inlet
Furneaux Lodge Endeavour Inlet
Punga Cove Endeavour Inlet
Mahana Lodge Endeavour Inlet
Hopewell Lodge Hopewell, Kenepuru Sound
Bay of Many Coves Resort Bay of Many Coves
The Portage Portage, Kenepuru Sound
Lochmara Lochmara Bay
Te Mahia Bay Resort Te Mahia Bay, Kenepuru Sound
Mistletoe Bay Eco Village Mistletoe Bay
Tirimoana House Anakiwa
Queen Charlotte Track Campsites
Schoolhouse Bay (DOC) Resolution Bay (walk from jetty)
Camp Bay (DOC) Endeavour Inlet
Cowshed Bay (DOC)* Portage 
Mistletoe Bay Eco Village Mistletoe Bay
Queen Charlotte Track Backpackers
Furneaux Lodge - Hikers Cabins Endeavour Inlet
Punga Cove - Basecamp Endeavour Inlet
Treetops Backpackers Portage
Mistletoe Bay Eco Village Mistletoe Bay
Anakiwa Lodge Anakiwa
Queen Charlotte Track Self-Contained/Homestay
Resolution Bay Cabins Resolution Bay
Ngahere Hou Kenepuru Head
Anakiwa 401 Anakiwa
Holiday rentals through Kulak Marlborough Sounds