Boutique Bed & Breakfast Accomodation, AKAROA NZ





French Bay House Bed and Breakfast, Akaroa is a beautiful boutique B&B in the heart of Akaroa, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand.  With delightful en-suite rooms, king beds and a picturesque garden, Our little B&B is the perfect Akaroa accommodation for experiencing the boutique charm & character that makes Akaroa a must visit destination in the South Island. Here is a peak at what we offer at French Bay House to help make your stay in Akaroa special.


We have four king rooms with en suite bathrooms, each with their own individual style. One of our rooms can be made up as a twin should the need arise.​

View our rooms here!

Maps & Info

We are more than happy to help you discover the hidden gems and best kept secrets of our little town and the Banks Peninsula. Please feel free to ask if you would like any assistance with local bookings or reservations. We can also help with information for your ongoing travel in the area and around New Zealand.


We offer a  cooked or continental breakfast every day. We  are passionate about food and use fresh local or home-made produce, including eggs from our own hens. We are also more than happy to cater for special dietary requirements.


There is unlimited free Wi-Fi throughout the house. We have a pair of bikes to help get you around town and if you want to spend some time indoors we have board games and books for you to enjoy on the verandah or in our cosy sitting room. Just ask to borrow an iron, phone charger or anything else you might need. 


Relax and enjoy a glass of wine in our beautiful garden in the shade of a tree, on the verandah swing seat or with your feet in the stream, and listen to the many native New Zealand birds singing in the branches. 

Gourmet Picnic Basket

Do you want to enjoy the day away with a picnic adventure? We are happy to pack a gourmet selection of Banks Peninsula sourced treats complete with local wine and Barry's Bay cheeses for a truly special lunch. We will also provide a Kiwi wool blanket, binoculars and can suggest the best spot to enjoy your picnic. 



113 Rue Jolie

Akaroa 7520

South Island

New Zealand

00 64 27 339 0944   Jacqui

00 64 27 339 0943   Tim

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