The superior accommodation of Sennen House provides the discerning traveler with an elegant haven of relaxation, privacy and tranquility, together with a wealth of historic features, character and charm with an unexpected rural twist.
Sennen House has been sympathetically restored to offer 3 individually designed spacious accommodation options focused on guest comfort, historic value and aesthetic appeal. Imogen & Richard have created beautifully themed and relaxing environments where guests will desire to linger and indulge. Our unique style offers perfect privacy and an escape from life’s demanding schedules our accommodation being self-contained with kitchen facilities, dining areas and personal space to enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the time of your choice, either in the privacy or your rooms or al fresco on the sunny balcony. Built in 1886 and registered under the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, this magnificent 2-storey villa is one of Picton’s original colonial homesteads. Extensively restored in keeping with its gracious style and era, Sennen House offers guests a truly unique and authentic boutique accommodation experience.
Set in 5 acres of Queen Elizabeth II National Trust protected native forest and grounds, native birds and birdsong abound. A percentage of each guest stay is put into the ongoing work of regenerating the original beech forest with its unique and rich habitat.