Scenic Hotel Marlborough
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Scenic Hotel Marlborough Blenheim
Travel Blogs from Blenheim
... would be outside on the picnic tables. That is not possible during winter. The common area and kitchen is a converted shed so it is not a warm place to spend time. Everyone headed back to their lodges pretty early to shower and do laundry. Some of us played cards with the newbies snd got in some bonding time. The thing about the entire place is that it is called McDonald's Farm!! All childhood dreams are being fulfilled!!ha Over all it was a quiet day on ...
We spent 5 hours driving from Hanmer Springs via Lewis Pass to Blenheim. Very dry. Saw sheep, cattle, a llama and a goat. Stopped at a small waterfall and noticed that now the rivers are flowing to the east. Lots of bicycle riders who hogged the middle of the road were annoying.
Rylands Estate is very peaceful. They grow stone fruit and are surrounded by vineyards. Unfortunately, the cherries were finished. We did taste some red peaches, ...
... across a few hen parties and a couple from Christchurch. Had coffee at Gielson but could only fit us in on an armchair in the corner, great people watching! Villa Maria we met a lovely women who told us the sparkling wine is called Elstree after the town in the UK. Had a snack at Cloudy Bay and St Claire tasted cheese from a girl from Yorkshire.
Now watching tennis Australian open final live!!
Beautiful sail into the Marlborough Sound and arrived at the picturesque town of Picton. Built around a sheltered harbour, this beautiful town has a wonderful seafront with shops, cafés and galleries. We walked about this lovely place, enjoying poking in and out of the quaint shops. The highlight of the day was a scenic cruise and a hike on the Queen Charlotte Track. Our cruise took us out to the Queen Charlotte Sound, past Wedge Point and to a small inlet ending up ...
... wanted to see. When I asked what their favorite country was after 5 months of touring, they both immediately said New Zealand, They announced that he had proposed three months ago, much to my surprise, and they planned to be married in Panama at Christmas time. We talked and enjoyed their company all evening and this morning I asked for his help three times before they left the ...