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Travel Tips

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Getting There

The Organic & Biodynamic Winegrowing Conference is being held in Blenheim, Marlborough at the ASB Theatre (map below).  Marlborough has an airport with regular daily flights to and from Wellington & Auckland.  It is also accessible by the Cook Strait ferry from Wellington via Picton or by train from Christchurch.  It is an 1 1/2 hour drive from Nelson.

Accommodation

a few of our favourite HOTELS & MOTELS

 

Scenic Hotel Marlborough 

www.scenichotelgroup.co.nz/locations/new-zealand/blenheim/scenic-hotel-marlborough

Chateau Marlborough 

www.marlboroughnz.co.nz

171 on High Motel

www.171onhighmotel.co.nz

Blenheim Palms Motel

www.blenheimpalmsmotel.co.nz

Lugano Motor Lodge

www.lugano.co.nz

Bella Vista Motel

www.bellavista.co.nz/our-motels/blenheim

OR - if you have your own transport, MVH is tucked in the vineyards just 10 minutes from the CBD

Marlborough Vintners Hotel 

www.mvh.co.nz

prefer a holiday home?

Wapu Lodge

www.wapulodge.com

Luxury on Nosworthy

www.holidayhouses.co.nz/listing/67780

 

Food & Drink
a few of our favourite RESTAURANTS

 

Arbour

Tuesday - Saturday from 5pm

www.arbour.co.nz

Scotch Wine Bar & Wine Shop

Monday - Saturday from 4pm

www.scotchbar.co.nz

5 Tapped

Tuesday to Saturday, 9am to 8pm

www.facebook.com/5Tapped-Limited-732794970233685

Grovetown Hotel

Tuesday to Friday from 3, Saturday from 12 noon

www.facebook.com/grovetownhotel

Cartel Mexican Bar & Grill

7 days from 4pm

www.cartelbar.net.nz

Marlborough Public House

Tuesday to Sunday from 2pm

marlpublichouse.co.nz

Speights Ale House

7 days from 11:30am

www.alehouseblenheim.co.nz

Figaro's

Saturday & Sunday, 8am to 2pm, Monday to Wednesday, 7am to 3:30pm, Thursday & Friday, 7am to 10pm

www.figaroscafe.co.nz

Herb + Olive

Monday to Saturday 7:30am to 2:30pm

www.facebook.com/herbandolive

Thomas's Cafe

Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm

www.thomass.co.nz/page/cafe.aspx

 

ORGANIC WINERY RESTAURANTS

 

Rock Ferry Wines

7 days, 11:30am to 3pm

www.rockferry.co.nz

Hans Herzog Estate

Wednesday to Sunday, 12pm to 2:30pm & from 6pm 

www.herzog.co.nz

AND - wineries with restaurants that produce a selection of organic wine

Giesen

7 days, 10:30am to 4:30pm

giesen.co.nz/cellar-door

Wither Hills

7 days, 11:30 to 3pm

witherhills.co.nz/nz/our-restaurant

Brancott Estate

7 days, 11:30 to 3pm

www.brancottestate.com

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