Marlborough is a treasure trove of food, wine and scenery waiting to be explored and The Marlborough Lodge sits right in the heart of the action.

Through Marlborough Tour Company we have a long history in offering luxury tours right throughout the region and the top of the South Island. Aboard our luxury car, coach and launch fleet take a half day tour or enjoy a full day out exploring all the region has offer.

If you’re tight on time or like to make the most of every minute, you could also enjoy a tour while travelling to The Marlborough Lodge or while heading on to your next destination.

Wine Tours

Taste your way through the famous Marlborough wine region and learn the stories of Marlborough's wines and terroir, with exclusive winery experiences. For those wine aficionados, enjoy a wine blending or wine mastery course.

Marlborough Sounds Cruises

Explore the tranquil waterways of the Marlborough Sounds aboard our luxurious MV Tarquin or join one of our daily seafood cruises to learn about the region's world-renowned seafood accompanied by Marlborough wine and stunning panoramas.

Marlborough in One Day

Experience the whole of Marlborough in one day with our Marlborough Icons tour. Enjoy a wine tour in the morning and then join one of our daily seafood cruises in the afternoon.

Helicopter Experiences

Explore Marlborough and beyond with a heli-adventure. Whether it’s helifishing, helihunting, a scenic flight or transfer, we can arrange this for you.

Private Tours

We can create your own private Marlborough tour in a luxury vehicle at a time that suits you with an itinerary personalised just for you.

Points of interest could include Māori cultural sites, gourmet local produce and a winery lunch, a sheep farm visit, gardens and nature walks, heritage museums, eco points of interest, scenic routes and so much more.

Group Tours

If you're travelling with a group of friends or family, or are leading a business group, we can create a tour itinerary to suit you, in a timeframe that works.

Choose from a range of activities including physical adventures, cruises, wine tasting, culture and heritage, gourmet food, eco encounters, garden and farm tours.

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What our customers say

We think the Lodge is just like out of a fairy story book. Wonderful!

Kirsty & Kari - Finland

Lovely, relaxing stay, charming team, and amazing food. Well done!!

John & Rose



We have had a fantastic time! Thank you very much!