About us

One and a half hours direct flight from Auckland, 40 minutes flight from Christchurch and just 20 minutes flight from Wellington, Vintners Retreat is the perfect place to unpack and relax.

A stay at Vintners Retreat will place you in the heart of Marlborough's famous vineyards, adjacent to the Richmond Ranges and the braided Wairau River. From here you are 20 minutes drive from Havelock, Picton, the beautiful Marlborough Sounds and the Awatere Valley.


Stay with us

Each of the 10 villas are beautifully appointed, fully equipped to a high standard, self-contained and serviced daily. You have four Villa styles to choose from: Stable, Lodge, Manor or Three Bedroom Lodge.

At leisure

Within the four acre grounds there is a 12 metre solar heated swimming pool, tennis court, boules strip and croquet sets for guests use. The Wairau River stop bank provides an excellent opportunity for cycling, walking and running, and we can assist in hiring bikes for you.

Your business

Under two hours flight from Auckland, 40 minutes from Christchurch and 20 minutes from Wellington, Vintners Retreat is ideally placed for executive retreats and corporate incentive programmes.