4.6 out of 5

"Lovely spacious rooms and very quiet. Handy to downtown area. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 26 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in the heart of Blenheim awaits you at Chateau Marlborough. Within steps you'll find Seymour Square and Millennium Art Gallery within a short 5-minute stroll. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool and free self parking.

LCD TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 80 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, hairdryers and phones. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and room service. Nice touches to enhance your stay include slippers and free toiletries, while premium linens invite a good night's rest. Irons/ironing boards and desks are also available.

The restaurant, Quench Restaurant and Bar, serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. At the hotel's own poolside bar or bar/lounge, you can enjoy a drink. Business amenities include a conference centre and a business centre. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a fitness centre and laundry facilities. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Places within a short walk of this 5-star Blenheim hotel include Marlborough Convention Centre and within a 30-minute walk you'll find Pollard Park.

Superior Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$110 per night

Penthouse, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Chateau Studio (Balcony Room)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Grand Studio Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Grande Studio (Balcony Room)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Grand Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Chateau Marlborough ratings based on 310 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Chateau Marlborough

Everyone (143) Couples (132) Family (30)
5 out of 5
Quiet, spacious room, plenty of Sky Channel options. Excellent car parking

Posted by on 17 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5
Lovely and clean. Spacious and warm with good sound proofing. Handy to the centre of town.Highly recommended.

Posted by on 14 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5
The staff were super friendly and helpful. The room was very clean and tidy. We really enjoyed our stay!

Posted by on 9 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

13 Jun. 2019 by Fay

thank you for your review and we are very pleased you enjoyed staying with us and you found our staff helpful and rooms clean. We hope to welcome you back some time.

5 out of 5
Very clean and tidy. I was a little put off by reception staff when I arrived for check in, not very welcoming.

Posted by on 4 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

7 Jun. 2019 by Fay

Thank you for your review and I'm sorry you did not receive a warm, friendly welcome. I will share your comments with our Front Office Team. I am pleased the room was up to expectations.

5 out of 5
Great friendly reception at desk and customer service x

Posted by on 3 Jun. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

7 Jun. 2019 by Fay

Thank you for your review and pleased you received a friendly welcome.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 22 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 May 2019 by Matthew

Hi, Thank you for your kind feedback, great to see you have enjoyed your time with us and we do hope to see you again. Kind regards Matthew

4 out of 5

Posted by on 15 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

19 May 2019 by Matthew

Hi, Thank you for placing your kind feedback, great to see you have enjoyed your time with us and we do hope to see you again. Kind regards Matthew

4 out of 5
The accommodation was really nice and tidy. Everything was accessible and was only a few minutes away from my meeting.

Posted by , from Tokoroa on 12 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

13 May 2019 by Matthew

Hi JNatua, Thank you for your kind feedback, great to see you have enjoyed your time with us and found your room nice and tidy. We do hope to see you again. Kind regards Matthew

5 out of 5
Stayed in new wing. Felt very luxurious. Loved the layout. Would definitely stay again if could get special rate.

Posted by on 9 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 May 2019 by Matthew

Hi, Great to read your comments on your recent stay. Fantastic to hear you enjoyed your room and the facilities. Do hope to see you again. Kind regards Matthew

3 out of 5
Didnt like the resturant food overpriced for the quality offered. Room not cleaned nor bed made up. Ordinary

Posted by on 25 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Apr. 2019 by Matthew

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. Our menu prices are competitive with other restaurants but disappointing to hear you did not enjoy the food. We appreciate all feedback and thank you for placing yours. Kind regards Matthew

Property Features

Chateau Marlborough offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business centre on site. The luxury Chateau Marlborough also features a garden, concierge services, and laundry facilities. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Blenheim hotel.

  • 80 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne) (7.5 km / 4.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Chateau Marlborough offers 80 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and complimentary slippers. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This Blenheim hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Quench Restaurant and Bar – This poolside restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Group Booking Policy: For bookings of 5 rooms or more, a 1 night cancellation fee applies to bookings between October and April and cancelled within 42 days of arrival. A 1 night cancellation fee applies to bookings between May and September and cancelled within 30 days of arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 10.00 and NZD 20.00 for adults, and NZD 10.00 and NZD 20.00 for children (approximately)
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Chateau Marlborough Hotel Blenheim
  • Chateau Marlborough Hotel
  • Chateau Marlborough Blenheim
  • Chateau Marlborough
  • Chateau Marlborough Blenheim, New Zealand

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 5 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®