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Top Choice Winery in Blenheim


Consistent, quality wines including exceptional riesling and stellar stickies.
Top Choice Winery in Blenheim

Saint Clair Estate

Prepare to be blown away by the Pioneer Block and Reserve range sauvignon blanc and pinot noir. Decent cafe on-site.
Top Choice Museum in Blenheim

Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre

This exceptionally brilliant museum houses film-director Peter Jackson's collection of original and replica Great War aircraft, brought to life in a series of dioramas that depict dramatic wartime scenes, such as th…
Top Choice Modern NZ in Blenheim


Located in the thick of Renwick wine country, this elegant restaurant offers ‘a taste of Marlborough’ by focusing on local produce fashioned into contemporary yet crowd-pleasing dishes. Settle in for a three-, four-…
Top Choice Deli in Blenheim


The humble pie rises to stratospheric heights at this fabulous deli; try the sweet pork-belly or savoury steak and blue cheese, or perhaps both. Fresh-filled baguettes, local sausage, French cheeses and great coffee…
Winery in Blenheim

Auntsfield Estate

Quality handcrafted wines from this historic and picturesque vineyard at the foot of the hills. Tours available by arrangement ($20).
Winery in Blenheim


Bijou family winery that’s big on charm.
Winery in Blenheim

Clos Henri Vineyard

French winemaking meets Marlborough terroir with très bien results. A beautifully restored local country church houses the cellar door.
Winery in Blenheim

Cloudy Bay

Globally coveted sauvignon blanc, bubbly and pinot noir, plus Jack's Raw Bar (December through April) for shucked oysters and clams. Decadent.
Winery in Blenheim


Sustainable, small-scale family winemaking and a personable cellar door experience. Delectable dry-style gewürztraminer.