Located at the north-east corner of New Zealand's South Island, Marlborough is endowed with a breath-taking beauty. Marlborough's mist-hazed hills and crystal clear waterways change dramatically with the ceaseless procession of the seasons.
Marlborough's appeal stretches from the scenic Marlborough Sounds to the rugged splendour
of Kaikoura. Townships in the region include Blenheim, Picton and Seddon.
Marlborough's central location provides a base for many internationally renowned wine
companies and a burgeoning gourmet food industry. Often blessed with the highest number
of sunshine hours in New Zealand, this flourishing province with its relaxed and convivial
lifestyle is enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.
The region has a wide range of recreational activities from swimming with dolphins
in the Marlborough Sounds to watching whales in Kaikoura; from walks through the bush
and along the rugged coastline to relaxing at Marlborough's world-class wineries.
Renowned for its wine tasting and delicious food, touring, scenic boat cruising, bush
walking and relaxing outdoor activities, Marlborough is a fast-growing vacation destination.
Marlborough is a great place to visit and an even better place to stay. We love our
region and hope that you will too. Come join us in New Zealand's gourmet province
and we will help you discover Marlborough and make it your favourite destination!