The Marlborough Riverside Hotel, is boutique, very South Pacific, luxurious and it's located in the heart of the Marlborough wine capital - Blenheim, New Zealand. Welcome to The Marlborough Riverside Hotel nestled in sunny Blenheim at the top of the South Island and surrounded by the stunning Marlborough Sounds, Marlborough's supreme winegrowing country all this set against the foothills of New Zealand's beautiful alpine chain.
The word Pacific conjures up many pictures, from its meaning of peacefulness to a reflection of the region and Copthorne Hotel demonstrates both. This premier Blenheim Hotel features the laidback atmosphere of the Pacific, from its metal nikau palm trees lining the entrance, to its Nikau lounge and bar, the peaceful and relaxed Pacific-style comfort of its well-appointed hotel rooms and the lush subtropical landscaping of its quiet courtyard.
Enjoy the convenience of being within an easy five-minute riverside walk from Blenheim's town centre and an easy drive from the myriad of fine vineyards and wineries in Marlborough, New Zealand's wine capital!
Whether you are enjoying a romantic break away from everyday cares or you are hosting an event, conference or function in Blenheim, take advantage of our top-class corporate and event facilities for your next important business trip to Blenheim. Just contact us and The Marlborough Riverside Hotel will cater to your every need.
Our Poolside Bistro Restaurant is open seven days a week from 6 PM - Till late The Poolside Bistro Dining room Seats 54 and our Kowhai Dining room Seats up to 120, which makes the Nikau Restaurant the perfect venue for your wedding or special occasion. The pool area is also available on request during the Summer months.
We have special wedding venue packages available to help you and your guests celebrate your special day. Our Blenheim wedding venue has all the necessary requirements to make planning your wedding easier. The Marlborough Hotel setting has been the magnificent backdrop for many stunning wedding photos with our semi-tropical courtyard and bar/pool setting. See our wedding venues page for more details.