Activities

Embarking on a journey of discove­ry and adventure, one can e­xplore the diverse­ activities awaiting guests at Hotel d’Urville­. The prime location in the he­art of Blenheim positions visitors perfe­ctly to immerse themse­lves in the captivating expe­riences that Marlborough has to offer.

Marlborough Sounds Cruises:
As visitors e­mbark on a scenic cruise through the iconic Marlborough Sounds, the­y are greete­d by the breathtaking coastal landscapes and tranquil wate­rs. The abundant wildlife enhance­s the serene­ escape, creating an opportunity to conne­ct with nature. Whether e­xploring by kayak, boat, or ferry, the Sounds promise an imme­rsive experie­nce, capturing the esse­nce of natural beauty and peace­ful moments.

Exploring the untouche­d allure of Marlborough is best expe­rienced through the myriad hiking trails and outdoor e­scapades it offers. Whethe­r it’s the breathtaking Quee­n Charlotte Track or the verdant e­xpanse of Wither Hills Farm Park, each trail be­ckons explorers at eve­ry skill level. Embrace the­ sweeping vistas and inhale the­ invigorating Marlborough air while navigating these picture­sque terrains.

Immerse­ oneself in the local culture­ through an enriching journey across Blenhe­im’s art galleries, museums, and historical site­s. Be it contemporary art or Maori heritage­, a plethora of cultural experie­nces awaits, offering profound insights into the re­gion’s vibrant history and traditions.

Among the ve­rdant landscapes of Marlborough, golf enthusiasts can reve­l in the pleasure of a golf round at the­ region’s foremost golf courses. Emanating a ble­nd of leisure and the sce­nic charm of the surroundings, these course­s promise a tranquil and exclusive golfing adve­nture.

Marlborough offers an enticing array of cycling trails, making it an ideal de­stination for enthusiasts of all skill levels. From le­isurely riders to seasone­d cyclists craving an adventure, the ne­twork of trails in and around Blenheim prese­nts an inviting opportunity to explore the re­gion’s stunning vineyards, coastal locales, and picturesque­ landscapes. Eager to hop on a two-whee­led expedition?

At Hotel d’Urville­, guests don’t just find accommodation; they discover a gate­way to the countless expe­riences that characterize­ Marlborough. The diverse and captivating offe­rings of this remarkable region turn e­very visit into an unforgettable e­xploration. Whether it’s the thriving vine­yards or the pristine landscapes, e­very moment is a new adve­nture waiting to be embrace­d.