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Wifi
Free parking
Non-smoking hotel
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

The Grapevine is a lovely hostel that I would recommend to everyone and would, without a doubt, stay at again. I lived here for two months while I was in Blenheim working at a local winery. They accommodated everyone perfectly depending on what shifts we...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank haysit
Response from KarenM2952, Owner at The GrapevineResponded 13 December 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your thoughtful review, it delights us to hear how you loved all that The Grapevine has to offer. We wish you all the best for your future adventures and hope to see you again one...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

A year ago todate, I first entered Blenheim and I found a home at The Grapevine Backpackers. Under a different ownership then, to the ones managing them now, it has still a sense of magic and warmth. I've met and made friends for life there...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank haveringfool
Response from KarenM2952, Owner at The GrapevineResponded 13 December 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely heartfelt review. As a working hostel we understand that we are not just an accommodation, we are a home for those far from their families who come to our beautiful region to undertake seasonal work. Your review sums...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018

This is EXACTLY the type of guesthouse I would love to own one day. Stayed there for two months and loved every second of it. Owners/managers Karen and Leanne are now real friends of mine, how many hostels can you say the same? Can't wait...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from KarenM2952, Manager at The GrapevineResponded 22 October 2018

Hey Alex (JohnyB) thanks for your review, we're looking forward to seeing you again at Xmas. Jed has had a haircut and looks like a puppy now and Van has fallen in love with Sebastian!!

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Well I can easily say that this hostel was one of the best I've stayed, really nice and clean, in a quite chilling place , where you can enjoy being with the other people. Mostly I found the manager of the hostel really nice and...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Response from KarenM2952, Manager at The GrapevineResponded 22 October 2018

Hey Sunshine, thanks you so much for your lovely review. Was a pleasure hosting you for so long. I am sure having your new job within the airlines will help you get a great deal to fly back out to our shores again one day....More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

If you are looking for a nice cozy place to stay in Blenheim Nz, this is the best place ever. Warm and welcoming from the manager, Karen. This is a place where you will feel like home. Great view to just chill and relax for...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank abbythooi
Response from KarenM2952, Manager at The GrapevineResponded 22 October 2018

Thanks so much for your review Abby, we hope to host you again sometime in the future. Perhaps you can bring your new husband with you next time!!

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free parking
Non-smoking hotel
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
11
Also Known As
The Grapevine Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
11
Also Known As
The Grapevine Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Blenheim

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"Book in advance?"
haveringfool
10 Nov 2018
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"Pro tips, top bunks are the warmest!"
JohnyB97
20 Sep 2018
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"Loft rooms for couples"
DaJ58
7 Jan 2018
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"most rooms were quiet."
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13 Oct 2015
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