30 minutes drive from Picton ferry terminal Wellington or 12 minutes drive from the local Blenheim airport takes you to Vintners Retreat – your luxury self-contained home and the perfect base to explore this wonderful region.
This is one of New Zealand’s most famous wine growing regions and is an excellent stopping point from the ferry prior to travelling down to Kaikoura and Christchurch or over to the West coast. Known as New Zealand’s sunniest province, its clear and sunny skies and diverse landscape encourages a relaxed lifestyle.
Marlborough is a region of beauty where water, wine and wilderness combine to create a relaxing escape. Home to the Marlborough Sounds and Queen Charlotte Track, wine and food is a key attraction, and with more than 40 winery cellar doors as well as great restaurants and amazing seafood, you are going to love Marlborough.