Book Marlborough Apartments in the Seaside Town of Picton

New Zealand is a high profile holiday destination. Travellers come from all over the world to experience the culture and landscape, and for the locals every region offers somewhere new and interesting to explore. Marlborough is one of the nicest destinations in the country, and is a popular holiday destination for both New Zealanders and international travellers.

With wine exported all over the world, the picturesque Marlborough Sounds and unique wildlife, it’s obvious why the region is one of the most popular tourist spots. If you want the very best of the New Zealand, Marlborough is the place to go.

The area has a lot on offer; choosing somewhere to base yourself isn’t easy! Picton serves as the gateway between the North and South Islands on the edge of Cook Strait and is the perfect place for travellers to stay when they are visiting Marlborough. The seaside town has everything you could want during your stay and is home to great restaurants and cafes such as Waterfront Cafe & Le Cafe and boutique shops like Creek Pottery and Pukekos Gifts and Homeware..

There is a range of different accommodation options in the town to suit every budget. Self-contained apartments in Picton line the waterfront and give visitors an independent and immersive vacation in the town. If you are travelling with a group of friends an apartment lets you enjoy your own space and is a place you can call home for a long weekend. Cook for yourself, do laundry and relax with a view of the water – these units have everything you need during your stay.

If you take the ferry across from Wellington, pick up a car rental from near the Interislander terminal to make travelling around the region easier. With restaurants and shops Picton is perfect for the day-to-day activities, but Marlborough has a lot more on offer.

Nature walks take travellers on tour through some of the regions forest and bush to see birds and native wildlife. Around the Sounds, eco-tours take you out on the water in search of the Bottlenose Dolphins that inhabit the area. If you love the outdoors, there are plenty of reasons to love Marlborough.

If you have a rental car booked you might like to trip down to Blenheim for a wine tasting tour. Just half an hour south of the seaside town, Blenheim, and the region that surrounds it, produces award winning wines from wineries like Mud House and Hunters which are exported around the world. The local vineyards have frequent wine tasting sessions that visitors can attend.

Relax during the day in the local cafes and enjoy the local cuisine at night along the waterfront; the beautiful seaside town of Picton gives visitors access to everything that Marlborough has to offer.