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The Vines Village

193 Rapaura Rd, Blenheim, New Zealand, 7273 - View the map

Explore, Taste, Relax

Located in the heart of the Marlborough wine country, just 15 minutes from Blenheim lies The Vines Village - Marlborough's Artisan Hub.

Discover the very best in Marlborough wine, gourmet fare, crafts, clothing and culinary delights from the 7 artisan stores, nestled amongst expansive tranquil lakeside grounds.

Wander at your leisure around the 4ha site, and experience the local hospitality and offerings such as fresh coffee and homemade fare at Shelly's Café & Larder, wine tasting of Marlborough's famous Sauvignon Blanc in the Bouldevines Wine Cellar, sampling delicious preserves, sauces and oils from The Gourmet Collection, or free tastings from The Fudge Factory handcrafted fudge & sweet treats shop.

If you are after gifts or a memento of your travels then take home a piece of New Zealand from the wide range on offer from Our Country. Lilac Wine is Marlborough's very own art and gift store located in the heart of the Vines Village with an ever-expanding range of beautiful gifts and treasures for any occasion. Step inside the warm and friendly Quilters Barn, a crafters paradise with fabrics, wool, embroidery and craft supplies.

There's something for the whole family to Explore, Taste & Relax at The Vines Village. Stroll around the viewing decks surrounding the tranquil pond or venture out to the field beyond to capture close-up vineyard views with a backdrop of Mt Riley and The Richmond Ranges.

The kids will love exploring the lakeside grounds in this tranquil setting with playgrounds and sports area, with room to wander and explore the numerous rest areas and on-site activities. Try kicking goals through the rugby posts and be in to win the Longest Kick Competition.

With free Wifi, loads of parking for vans, buses and bikes, child-friendly facilities, shade, shelter and breathing space, take your time and enjoy the best of what Marlborough has to offer.

Keep an eye on the Village website or facebook page to see what's on and what's new this month at the Vines Village.

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+64 3 579 5424

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