Blenheim is located on the North East side of the South Island in the Marlborough region. Life is laid-back in this mountainous region with temperatures souring over 30oC in the height of summer. Here in Blenheim you will find the epicentre of New Zealand’s winemaking province consisting of more than 4,000 hectares of Viticulture, 290 Vintners, and more than 65 wineries.
Visitors are welcomed locally, regionally and worldwide to enjoy the immensely popular Sauvignon Blanc along with Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and an array of many other favourites. Stay in one of the many speciality character accommodations and enjoy the gourmet food, local seafood and fresh produce. Come visit Marlborough on the second Saturday in February and enjoy all the festivities The Marlborough Wine Festival has to offer wine connoisseurs and lovers of great entertainment from around the world.