Upper South Island and the West Coast Sights

Advertisement

Guidebooks

Villa Maria Review

This mass producer has several wineries nationally and Marlborough's benefits from good design and a central position. The building has strong architectural presence with a soothing tussock-lined water feature out front. Their major grape variety in Marlborough is sauvignon blanc but they also grow pinot noir, chardonnay, pinot gris and Riesling. Tastings include their wines from other regions, for example their heavier Hawke's Bay red, of which there are few in Marlborough.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Corner Paynters and New Renwick Rds., Blenheim, 7272 | Map It
  • Phone: 03/520–8472
  • Hours: Oct.–May, daily 10–5; Jun.–Sep, Mon.–Fri. 10–5, weekends 12–5 .
  • Website:
  • Location: Blenheim
Updated: 02-18-2014

Fodorite Reviews

Be the first to review this property

Advertisement

View more trip reports

  • 4 weeks in NZ in Feb. 2015

    We are a couple in our mid 60's taking our first trip to NZ & Australia.
    Since we will be flying from Boston, USA, we will stay a night in LA and then on to Aukland. We are now thinking maybe one week Read more

View more travel discussions

· News & Features

View more blog stories