Marlborough Bed and Breakfast

Bush Road RD 3 , Blenheim, 7273 New Zealand (Show map)


Relax in this 1877 historic home set in 7 acres with tranquil gardens and meandering stream. Enjoy quiet luxury, either in-house bed and breakfast or self-contained accommodation hosted by Marilyn and Philip (a chef). Just 5 minutes from Marlborough wineries and 18k from Picton and the Marlborough Sounds. Choose either the Garden Suite with private entrance off the wisteria-clad veranda, delightful ensuite bedroom & sunroom; or the charming self-contained Adelaide’s Barn with romantic ensuite bedroom, lounge, kitchen and courtyard for indoor/outdoor living. “Extraordinary food and surroundings, wonderful hospitality.”

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Innkeepers: Marilyn and Philip Cowe

Rooms & Rates

Garden Suite

A private entrance off the wisteria clad veranda leads to a delightful ensuite queen bedroom and private sunroom leading through French doors to a garden sitting area looking out over a wonderful countryside and hill vista. Features include: TV, high quality linen and bedding, sun room, Wi-Fi,

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $NZD 265 - $NZD 265

Adelaide's Barn

charming self-contained Adelaide’s Barn with romantic ensuite bedroom, large lounge, kitchenette, & courtyard for indoor/outdoor living. TV, Wi-Fi, high quality linens and bedding.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $NZD 245 - $NZD 245

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Location Type

Countryside, Wine country


Nelson, New Zealand (NSN) - Nelson 100 miles

Directions to property:

Located in Tuamarina, between Picton (18k) and Blenheim(10k)

Area Attractions

Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Marlborough Wine, Heritage Aviation Museum, Marlborough Sounds, Picnic area, River, Vineyard, Winery

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Inn Details

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Computer, Copier, Internet Service, Washer/dryer

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Coffee/Tea facilities, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Library, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, TV, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Relaxing in 7 acres of mature gardens, Walking to river, Petanque, Croquet, Walking the dog

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  • Check In:: 2pm
  • Check Out:: 10.30am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Credit card number to confirm
  • Cancellations: 100% cancellation within 48 hours of arrival
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Marilyn and Philip Cowe

Languages spoken


Resident Pets


About the innkeepers

Food and wine Classic cars Caring for 4 cows and 2 hens on 7 acres

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  • Time Served: 7am - 10am
  • Serving Location: On veranda, In garden, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Vegetarian Chef host

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