Banks House Akaroa
Boutique Accommodation

Banks House offers boutique accommodation and harbour views to guests who enjoy heritage and character. Stay in comfort and style in this elegant 2 storey wooden property built in 1877, in a peaceful and quiet setting, situated just 5 minutes’ walk from Akaroa Waterfront.

Owners Noel and Sharon and host Sarah look forward to welcoming you.

Banks House Akaroa - Solander Room Bedhead

Solander Room

The Solander Room, named after Daniel Solander a Botanist who sailed into Akaroa with Capt James Cook in 1769 – leads off the upstairs landing, with views to the crater rim. Queen-size bed, quality furnishings and ensuite. Receives the morning sun.

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Banks House Akaroa - 1769 Room bedside table and lamp

The 1769 Room

The 1769 Room, aptly named after the year Captain James  Cook sailed into Akaroa harbour …. bathed in mid-afternoon/ late evening sunshine, has direct room access to the large upstairs deck. Queen-size bed, traditional Antique furniture and ensuite.

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Banks House Akaroa Garden Room bedside table and lamp

The Garden Room

The Garden Room is a delightful petite Victorian cottage transformed into a secluded elegant private garden hide away. Queen-size bed and ensuite.

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banks house akaroa entrance and staircase


Banks House was built in 1877 for a prosperous Le Bons Bay saw miller, James Dalglish.

Banks House Akaroa Breakfast Buffet Muesli


Enjoy a complimentary freshly prepared breakfast made with local produce and seasonal fruits.

breakfast tables - Banks House Akaroa

Special offer on a 2-night stay

Enjoy a relaxing experience in beautiful Akaroa. Our rooms are all unique in this historic 1877 home. Book direct! ( Call Sharon 021 1904456) Banksia Room Our largest with King bed, ensuite, private French door entrance to the upstairs balcony, morning sun and views to the harbour. A 2-night stay […]

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