We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Banks House Akaroa

Save
Share
158 Rue Jolie, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand
Priceline
Booking.com
eDreams
StayForLong
Snaptravel
Prices are provided by our partners, and reflect total costs of the stay, including all taxes and fees known to our partners. Please see our partners for more details.
Payments made by partners impact the order of prices displayed. Room types may vary.
Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (3)
Payments made by partners impact the order of prices displayed. Room types may vary.

About

#7 of 24 B&Bs / Inns in Akaroa
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Banks House Akaroa offers luxury boutique accommodation and harbour views to discerning guests who enjoy heritage, character and the charm of a bygone era. All rooms have en suite facilities, European Breakfast included in the tariff.
Read more
Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wifi
Free breakfast
Non-smoking hotel
Shared lounge / TV area
Room features
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
HOTEL CLASS
HOTEL STYLE
Charming
Quaint
Languages Spoken
English, German
108Reviews1Q+A21Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 63
  • 35
  • 8
  • 2
  • 0
Time of year
Traveller type
Language
  • More
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Stephanie L wrote a review Jun 2021
Super clean, wonderfully welcoming and great hospitality! Would highly recommend this gem in the Banks Peninsula. Awesome breakfast too! It felt like we were coming home due to the warm welcome from Sarah.
Read more
Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Helpful
Share
Response from Sharon Rees-Thomas, Owner at Banks House Akaroa
Responded 6 Jun 2021
Thank you Sarah for your thoughtful review - it is much appreciated. Sarah will be delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at Banks House Akaroa.
Read more
Leighton L wrote a review Mar 2021
Auckland Central, New Zealand
We stayed 2 nights and were treated to the best of a B&B experience. From the meet and greet from Sarah to the sumptuous breakfast every thing was top notch. Our room was well appointed with en-suite. We were also well advised on local dining and our dolphin cruise. Off street parking was a bonus
Read more
Date of stay: March 2021
Value
Location
Service
Helpful
Share
Response from Sharon Rees-Thomas, Owner at Banks House Akaroa
Responded 6 Jun 2021
Wonderful - thank you Leighton! So pleased you enjoyed your time with us at Banks House Akaroa - Sarah is a treasure and loves managing the property.
Read more
Wendy M wrote a review Sep 2020
Auckland, New Zealand
We stayed for 2 nights to celebrate our friends special birthday. From the moment we arrived Sarah and the next day Sharon made our stay perfect. The rooms were lovely & the upstairs deck stunning for drinks before walking to town for dinner. Breakfast was great, cereals & lovely fruit especially the roasted tamarillo. Gardens were beautiful, would highly recomend Banks House.
Read more
Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
2 Helpful votes
Helpful
Share
Response from Sharon Rees-Thomas, Owner at Banks House Akaroa
Responded 30 Sep 2020
Thank you Wendy for your thoughtful review - very much appreciated and pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at Banks House. I will ensure Sarah receives a copy. Kind regards Sharon
Read more
Jane B wrote a review Jul 2020
Absolutely loved our stay at Banks House. It felt like we were at home! Sarah was very welcoming and helpful, the house and garden gorgeous. Fabulous ,generous breakfast. Highly recommend if you enjoy character homes.
Read more
Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Helpful
Share
The Two Scientists wrote a review Mar 2020
+1
Beautiful property and Sharon and Noel were very welcoming. The location is great, only a 5-10 minute walk from shops and restaurants. We had a balcony and partial view of the bay, which was lovely. The bathroom was completely modern and very clean. Breakfast was delicious with a great selection; the warm croissant was a real treat! Our names written on the chalkboard welcoming us was a fun touch The soft furnishings in the room were a little fussy for our liking however fitted perfectly with the age and style of the house. There was no apparent heating in the room itself and so it did get a little cold, but there was plenty of bedding to wrap up warm
Read more
Date of stay: February 2020
Rooms
Location
Service
Helpful
Share
Previous
123456
PRICE RANGE
US$173 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionAkaroa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
Is This Your Tripadvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Banks House Akaroa
Which popular attractions are close to Banks House Akaroa?
Nearby attractions include The Giants House (1.1 km), Fire & Ice - Gemstone Jewellery Specialists (0.3 km), and Akaroa Museum (1.0 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Banks House Akaroa?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Banks House Akaroa?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Banks House Akaroa?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Banks House Akaroa?
Conveniently located restaurants include Murphy's On The Corner, Mandala Restaurant, and Ma Maison Restaurant & Bar.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Banks House Akaroa?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and German.