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Driftwood Retreat

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Front of property
Tree House | View from room
Tree House | Living room | TV with premium TV channels
Tree House | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, individually decorated
Tree House | Living room | TV with premium TV channels

Overview of Driftwood Retreat

Entire home

Driftwood Retreat

3.5 star property

9.0/10 Wonderful

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor space
  • Barbecue grill
749 Dillons Point Road, Riverlands, Riverlands, Marlborough, 7273

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMarlborough Convention Centre10 min drive
  • Popular LocationLawson's Dry Hills14 min drive
  • Popular LocationMontana Brancott16 min drive
  • AirportBlenheim (BHE-Woodbourne)19 min drive

Room options

About this area


Driftwood Retreat is located in Riverlands. Lawson's Dry Hills and Cloudy Bay are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Pollard Park and Wairau River.

What's nearby

  • ASB Theatre Marlborough - 10 min drive
  • Marlborough Convention Centre - 10 min drive
  • Millennium Art Gallery - 11 min drive
  • Lawson's Dry Hills - 14 min drive
  • Montana Brancott - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne) - 20 min drive


  • 23 Grove Road Coffee House - 6 min drive
  • The Wine Station - 6 min drive
  • Sagai Japanese Restaurant - 7 min drive
  • Dodson Street Beer Garden - 7 min drive
  • Watery Mouth Café - 7 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Driftwood Retreat

3.5-star holiday home in Riverlands with free parking
This smoke-free holiday home features laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and a garden. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include barbecues and a picnic area. All homes are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and hairdryers. Kitchenettes with fridges are standard, and guests will also find furnished balconies and Egyptian cotton sheets. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Guest accommodation at Driftwood Retreat is accessible via exterior corridors and offers a hairdryer and free toiletries. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Kitchenettes offer fridges, kitchenware and utensils and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered once per stay and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.



Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Family friendly

  • Free cot/infant bed


  • Fridge
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM: NZD 20 per person


  • Premium bedding
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Egyptian cotton sheets


  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries

Outdoor areas

  • Furnished balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Laundry facilities


  • Heating


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • No lifts
  • Soundproofing
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)


  • Individually decorated
  • Access via exterior cooridors

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Check-in from 3 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots are available on request at the property

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 20 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have any lifts

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Driftwood Retreat House Blenheim
Driftwood Retreat Blenheim
Driftwood Retreat Riverlands
Driftwood Retreat Private vacation home
Driftwood Retreat Private vacation home Riverlands

Frequently asked questions

Is Driftwood Retreat pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Driftwood Retreat?

Self-parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Driftwood Retreat?

Check-in is from 3 PM - 9:00 PM.

What time is check-out at Driftwood Retreat?

Checkout is at 10 AM.

Where is Driftwood Retreat located?

Situated in Riverlands, this holiday home is within 6 miles (10 km) of ASB Theatre Marlborough, Marlborough Convention Centre and Millennium Art Gallery. Pollard Park and Seymour Square are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Driftwood Retreat and receive a full refund?

Yes, Driftwood Retreat offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Driftwood Retreat cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.




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Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2019

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveller

Business traveller, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I will be back soon Really peaceful and yet close to town
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2019

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveller

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent hosts beautiful property. Would highly recommend
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2018

6/10 Okay

Verified traveller

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Room comfort
Great except for mosquitoes
Beautiful setting and accommodation. Enjoyed being amidst the animals and gardens. The only downside was the horrible experience trying to sleep with many mosquitoes! I would stay again but be warned about keeping door closed!!
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2017