A grand country estate in the heart of the Marlborough wine region, experience the relaxed elegance of The Marlborough Lodge. Enjoy canapés, three-course fine dining and exceptional wines at this historical lodge, combining fresh air, luxury and comfort.
The Marlborough Lodge estate is steeped in history dating back to 1901
Explore the vineyards and learn about the art of blending wines at this country retreat
Marlborough is famous for its wine and delicious food, its a foodie's heaven
Enjoy heli-adventure from helifishing, helihunting or a scenic flight over this beautiful landscape
Spanning 16 acres, The Marlborough Lodge is located in the heart of the famous Marlborough wine region. With just 10 suites, this homely country estate is surrounded by secluded parklands, an idyllic escape to the country.
Spend your time here relaxing at the lodge or enjoying some fresh air exploring the great outdoors. Steeped in history with a refreshing contemporary vibe, the lodge has a cosy and luxurious feel. Each suite reveals the history of the lodge, dating back to 1901 when it was a Victorian Convent. Enjoy your own private haven in one of the elegant suites with spacious en suite bathrooms and balconies to take in the views.
The Marlborough Lodge is ideal for those wanting the ultimate retreat to indulge in New Zealand’s gourmet province. Famed for its food and exceptional wines, Marlborough is a treasure trove of gastronomic delights. Enjoy some wine tasting on the estate's own vineyards and even blend your own on a wine mastery course. Other experiences include a trip along the Marlborough Sounds sampling some delicious fresh seafood.
New Zealand has long been famed for its stunning, unspoiled landscape and Marlborough showcases this to maximum effect.
When to visit
Take out one of their complimentary bikes to explore the area and why not pop into a local vineyard to do a bit of wine tasting!
The Marlborough Lodge can be found in the Marlborough region of New Zealand. Located just 10-minutes drive from Blenheim township, 90-minutes from Nelson and 4-hours from Christchurch, it sits in the north east of the South Island.
Marlborough Private Wine Tour
Marlborough is well known for its wines, gourmet cuisine, beautiful gardens, award winning olive oils and inspirational artists. Come and enjoy the wineries, breweries and attractions of the Marlborough wine region.
Private Guided Hike on Queen Charlotte Track
Explore the picturesque Queen Charlotte Track on a privately guided hike from Ship Cove to Endeavour Inlet, passing stunning native foliage and extensive views of the Marlborough Sounds.
Private Helicopter Charter - Abel Tasman Cruise and Scenic Heli
Discover the truly exceptional natural beauty of the Abel Tasman National Park and the rugged peaks of the Kahurangi National Park with a private cruise, 45-minute helicopter flight and lunch on the beach.
Seafood Odyssea Cruise (Shared)
Enjoy a foodie experience like no other as you set sail on the Seafood Odyssea Cruise. Sample the best of Marlborough's seafood paired with some delicious regional wine. You will cruise past a salmon farm and learn about the local fishing industry.
The Food Source - Nelson (Private)
Explore Nelson’s gourmet delights by helicopter, flying between vineyard and reef where you can try your hand at fishing, before relaxing on the beach while your personal chef prepares a delicious three-course lunch.