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DC
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Reviewed 15 February 2015

We stayed 4 nights in this lovely B&B, outside of Blenheim. Paul & Angela, the owners, are charming people who truly want your stay to be great. They were attentive without being intrusive and we enjoyed our chats with them. Lots of good recommendations. They even took us out to see their grape vines and orchards! They also drove us... More 

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San Jose, California
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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Staying at Riverstone Lodge was one of the highlights of my time in Nee Zealand. My mom and I stayed here for the 2014 Marlborough Wine and Food Festival. We stayed in the Aubergine room and it had beautiful views of the vineyard. I would highly recommend Riverstone Lodge to anyone staying in Blenheim. It's off the beaten track, but... More 

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Berrien Springs, Michigan
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2012

My husband & I enjoyed our 3 nights with John & Raewyn immensely! Their property is beautiful and they are very welcoming. John arranged for us to visit with several local winemakers, which we really appreciated. He also took us on an amazing 4 wheel drive adventure up into the mountains. Our room was private, immaculate, and had a beautiful... More 

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Thank Katie M
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 15 March 2012

My friends and I booked out both rooms to stay during the Blenheim food and wine festival this year. We had a truely fabulous time and were made to feel very welcome. The rooms were beautifully furnished and spotlessly clean with all the facilities that you could ask for. John and Rae went out of their way to make us... More 

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Thank Harriet J
UK
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2012

Fantastic getaway weekend at Riverstone Lodge. John and Raewyn were great hosts and made us feel very welcome. The rooms and ensuite were pristine and lovely. Great night sleep! Looks over a lovely garden and vineyard Absolutely amazing breakfast and choice. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We were in Blenheim for the food and wine festival and John even dropped us... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2011

John & Raewyn welcome you into their home with open arms. The rooms are very clean with a modern interior the king bed is really comfortable with fluffy pillows! The terrace opens out onto the vines, olive trees & gorgeous mountain ranges, it's a very peaceful, relaxing environment. The food was very yummy at all meals. Overall a great place... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2011

As many have said before, Raewyn and John are excellent hosts and worked really hard to make our stay as happy as possible. We had drinks with our hosts at night and also ate delicious breakfasts in their house in the morning - the breakfasts were a real highlight and some of the best we have enjoyed anywhere (gorgeous homemade... More 

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Fredrikstad
1 review
Reviewed 3 July 2011

This place is fantastic! We spent 2 wonderful nights in one of Raewyn and Johns delicate rooms. Their house is surrounded by wineyards and a beautiful garden and it is all so gorgeous. The rooms are delicate and spacious with their own bathrooms and terrace.You get that feeling of luxury staying here. Tea and homemade freshly baked cookies and fruits... More 

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Thank LivMarie
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2011

When it is time to go home and you're not ready to go, you know you have had a great weekend. Thank you to our welcoming hosts Raewyn and John for the wonderful food, wine, accommodation and company. There were so many foodie highlights from the homemade feijoa ice cream and muesli, smoked fish and venison with as much enjoyment... More 

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Thank nelliganpd
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 6 March 2011

My partner and I finished our two week travels in New Zealand with 3 nights at Riverstone Lodge and we couldn't have had a more enjoyable stay. Location is ideal - far enough from the city to relax, but close enough to visit the many wineries in the region. Raewyn and John are wonderful hosts who made us feel very... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riverstone Lodge, a natural choice for visitors to appreciate the peace and quiet that this ruggedly spectacular setting affords. The Lodge is at the heart of a 35 acre property which includes a boutique vineyard, mature olive grove and hazelnut orchard. Two guest suites beautifully appointed with super-king beds and spacious bathrooms. Complimentary local wines, delicious home baking and a scrumptious alfresco breakfast are included in the tariff. Evening meals by arrangement. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverstone Lodge

Address: 162 Shandon Road | Waihopai Valley RD 6, Blenheim 7276, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Price Range: €200 - €233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Both rooms are equally perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles HarrietJ294, 15 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Both rooms are pretty much the same. Both beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles VAS_84, 21 Feb 2012 | Read review
“The Abergine room was lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles bradtar, 7 Nov 2011 | Read review
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