Foxy Lady Boat Stay

Pelorus Sound

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8 People

1 Bathroom

4 Bedrooms

1 Single

1 Queen

4 Bunks

Child Friendly


The Foxy Lady is a grand 60ft launch. She will give you the Marlborough Sounds experience that no land-based holiday home could ever hope to.

THIS IS A STATIONARY BOAT STAY ONLY. The package includes all meals, linen and boat transfers.


Available 1 November - 30 April. Catch the Pelorus Mail Boat from Havelock at 0930 for a cruise through the Marlborough Sounds on her daily run, she will transport you to The Foxy Lady within the Marlborough Sounds. The Foxy Lady will be waiting in the perfect place somewhere in the Pelorus Sounds ready for your overnight stay. The Mail Boat will moor alongside and transfer you and your gear. You will be picked up by The Mail Boat on your departure date and returned to Havelock. Arrival times back to Havelock will vary depending on the Mail Boat run.

Guest access - You will be able to roam the boat at your leisure, being mindful that it is a boat and children will need constant attention.

Guest interaction - There will be a staff member on the boat with you at all times. They are very sociable and love sharing the Marlborough Sounds experience.

You will be extremely isolated during your stay. Please bring all essential medical and personal items with you. All food, linen and fishing gear will be provided during your stay. You will be provided with 3 meals a day, we can cater for most food intolerances however, please be mindful we are very isolated and may not be able to source some food choices. You are welcome to bring your own snacks on board. The Foxy Lady is licensed for beer and wine purchases.

Your itinerary includes:
0930 Meet the Pelorus Express in Havelock for your sounds cruise and transport.
TBC Arrive at the Foxy Lady anchored in the best mystery destination The Marlborough Sounds has to offer. You and your gear will be transferred to her where you will be free to relax, fish, swim or take the dinghy for a walk onshore.
1800 Dinner is served.
The next day is yours to decide how you would like to spend exploring the beautiful Marlborough Sounds.
TBC Pick up from the Foxy Lady by The Pelorus Express for another stunning sounds cruise.
1700 Arrive Havelock Marina.
This package is one night and 2 days of everything The Marlborough Sounds can offer. Cruising, swimming, walking, fishing, exploring or boating. The ultimate sounds experience.
Any extra nights accommodation aboard The Foxy Lady is $400 per person per 24hr stay.

Pets not allowed.


Havelock is on SH 6 between Blenheim/Picton and Nelson.
There is a dinghy available for use. Kitchen (galley), living/dining room, viewing deck, fully equipped bathroom. Fire extinguisher, first aid kit, smoke detectors.
Airports - Blenhiem or Picton 40min drive, Nelson 1.5 hours drive.

  • TV
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • Dinghy
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Gas Oven
  • Fridge
  • Shower
  • Washing machine
  • Deck
  • Life jackets
  • Board Games


  • Bedroom One
  • - Bunks
  • - Bunks
  • Bedroom Two
  • - Bunks
  • Bedroom Three
  • - Double
  • - Single
  • Bedroom Four
  • - Queen
  • - Bunks

Room Prices

Off peak $760.00 per night per person
Peak $760.00 per night per person

Package includes all meals, linen, fishing gear and Mail Boat transfers. Any extra nights accommodation is $410 per person per 24hr.
When booking please initially book for one night, it then prompts you to add the extra nights if you want them.
Please inquire even if the website states it is booked, we may be able to accommodate you.


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"We had a fantastic time staying on board the foxy lady. Bruce and Susan are great hosts. Will stay with them again if we have the opportunity. Highly recommended!!"


"The Foxy Lady is amazing and I had the most relaxing time. It was so neat being able to stay on a boat. Thanks Bruce and Susanne, you rock."