Wither Hills

Wineries Marlborough Cellar Door

(09) 347 2000


Wither Hills Winery - A Perfect Destination for Wine Lovers Located in the scenic Wairau Valley in Blenheim, New Zealand, Wither Hills Winery is a premier destination for wine lovers that offers stunning views of the surrounding Wairau Valley and the Wither Hills.

The winery occupies an elevated position on the southern side of the valley, and the three-story building crafted with river rock, tiles, concrete, and wood offers guests a commanding view of the valley.

Wine Tasting and Food

The Wither Hills Winery offers a diverse array of award-winning wines, including Chardonnays, Pinot Gris, Sauvignon Blancs, Rosé, and dessert wine. Guests can indulge themselves in tasting these fantastic wines in a beautiful restaurant/tasting room, accompanied by delicious food choices such as risotto, lamb, pappardelle, caprese, and duck salad.

Visitors can spend a wonderful afternoon here, tasting wine and enjoying the stunning surroundings while also having lunch. For those who prefer beer, an alternative to wine tasting is also available.

A "Wine Library" and Wine Tours

In addition to wine tasting and dining options, the winery also has a "wine library". The wine library houses wine grape vines that grow in New Zealand, providing visitors a unique opportunity to learn about the different wine grape varieties grown in the country.

Wither Hills Winery also offers tours that allow visitors to experience winemaking firsthand. Guests can wander through the vineyard and learn about the different winemaking techniques employed by the winery. The tour is an educational and fun experience for wine lovers, and it is highly recommended for visitors.

When to Visit

The best time to visit the Wither Hills Winery is during the summer months, from December to February, when the weather is warm and pleasant. During these months, the vineyard is in full bloom, and visitors can experience the full extent of the beautiful surroundings.

How to Get There

Wither Hills Winery is easily reachable from the town center of Blenheim. Visitors can take a 10-minute drive from the town center to the winery location. The winery has ample parking, which is complimentary for visitors.

In conclusion, Wither Hills Winery is a must-visit destination for wine lovers in New Zealand. Visitors can enjoy award-winning wines, delicious food, and stunning scenery, all in one place. Don't forget to take the time to explore the "wine library" and go on the winery tour to learn about the different vine varieties grown in the country.


Open Days / times: Monday - Sunday: 11:30am - 3pm

Wine Region: Marlborough

Facilities: Cellar Door

Wine Variety: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc

Brands: Wither Hills

Cases Produced: 50,000-499,999 cases

Established: 1994

Vineyards: 450

Winemaker: Matt Large


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