Weddings

A truly special place for your perfect wedding...

 

The Marlborough lodge offers a luxurious venue for an intimate wedding where every detail is perfect, the setting is idyllic and the experienced staff meet your every need; ensuring your dream day runs like, well, a dream. Exclusive use of the entire property for a minimum of 2 nights.

  • Hold your wedding ceremony in the beautiful grounds or inside one of the buildings 
  • Take your photos throughout the Lodge and 16 acre estate - featuring gardens and vineyards - while your guests enjoy drinks and canapes.
  • Enjoy your lavish gourmet wedding lunch or dinner in the beautiful Lodge Dining Room with a maximum of 40 guests.
  • Dine on gourmet local cuisine prepared by our experienced chef team, paired with local wines.
  • Accommodate up to 20 of your guests in 10 contemporary elegant suites at the lodge, including children of any age.
  • Offer your guests a range of local activities including Marlborough Sounds cruises, hiking or wine tours.
  • Transport your guests to and from Blenheim township or the airport - both just 10 minutes from the lodge.

Weddings at the lodge can accommodate up to 20 guests staying overnight and a maximum of 40 guests for your wedding lunch or dinner. 

We can recommend nearby accommodation for your extra guests to stay.  

Wedding Packages

Lodge Wedding packages require a minimum of 2 nights exclusive use of the lodge.

 

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What our customers say

Wonderful Surprise. My husband booked us here as a treat whilst traveling around the area. It was a truly lovely stay. We wish we booked longer! The staff is brilliant and friendly - always smiling and quick to offer anything we might have needed. The property - WOW! It is incredibly well cared for and decorated to be current whilst maintaining the integrity and the history of the building (a challenge few people get spot on - they do!) . We will surely be back - hopefully when it is warmer so we can take advantage of the pool and more outdoor activities. Still well worth the stay in the offseason - the wineries are still open in June!

Ellie Z

Extraordinary luxury hotel. This hotel simply could not be improved upon! The building is lovely with an effortlessly elegant decor. We had a large suite with a second room for our son, separated by a huge bathroom. The room was perfect, with just the right amount of flair and panache without feeling overdone. Our bed was extremely comfortable and the linens were fantastic. The whole property has several wrap around porches, which are great for sitting outside and taking in the stunning views of the property, including a small vineyard. The setting is so serene — you are minutes from the local wineries and restaurants but you feel completely away from everything. We went on a tour with the gardener, who showed us the chickens (fresh eggs for breakfast every day!) and beautiful stream and plants. There are lots of citrus trees and gardens on the grounds. In the evenings, we enjoyed canapés and wine in a small chapel on the property, next to a roaring fire. And the food was delicious throughout! We enjoyed our evening dinners immensely and also had very tasty breakfasts, including local preserves and fresh juice. The staff was super friendly and made all of us, including our 8-year old son, feel so welcome. The manager was wonderful and made sure we all felt special. I would highly recommend this location.

CK107 – San Francisco

A must stay! This place is incredible - located on a great piece of property very close to the airport and has amazing views. It has great food and wine and the rooms and staff are great people. Outdoor fire place where they host pre dinner drinks every night - a must stay if you visit this area!

Mathew K – Bedminster, New Jersey

Amazing! The Marlborough Lodge is just amazing! Wonderful room with a perfect bedding. Huge bathroom. Refined decoration. The convent, separate from the the main premise, is a unique place to have an appetitive before the diner. Very nice and professional staff. Interesting wine list. A place to be in the Marlborough Region.

FM – Belgium