The stunning Brancott Estate Heritage Centre is located on an elevated position overlooking Brancott Vineyard.

The stunning Brancott Estate Heritage Centre is located on an elevated position overlooking Brancott Vineyard.

Our Marlborough Home

The stunning Brancott Estate Heritage Centre is located on an elevated position overlooking the original Brancott Vineyard. The location highlights the beauty of the iconic Marlborough landscape, and celebrates the home of the original Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc plantings - a varietal that has gone on to become the world’s favourite New Zealand wine style.

Featuring a restaurant specialising in fresh regional produce, unique wine tastings and tours, an opportunity to see the endangered New Zealand Falcon and premium hosting facilities, any visit to Marlborough should include a stop at the Brancott Estate Heritage Centre.

Discover Brancott Estate Wine Experiences

Mastery of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc

Vines used for the original Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc were first planted at Brancott Vineyard in 1975. Over 45min you’ll discover the pioneering spirit and history behind the creation of a wine style that has since enchanted the wine world. To conclude, you’ll participate in a tutored wine tasting that will demonstrate the diversity of the terroir and how it shapes the wine.


Duration: 45 minutes
Availability: Daily at 2pm

(or by appointment)

Capacity: Recommended for smaller groups up to 10

Larger groups (up to 20) by prior arrangement

Living Land Falcon Encounter

Working with nature not only ensures the sustainability of our winemaking, but of the land itself and the life upon it. Discover how Brancott Estate wines are created with the natural environment in mind - and have the opportunity to view the rare and endangered native New Zealand Falcon. This is followed by a tutored wine tasting of our exceptional Brancott Estate Living Land Series wines. 

Price shown is per person. Includes an optional $5 donation to the Marlborough Falcon Trust.

Duration: 1 hour
Availability: 11am by appointment

(weather dependent as it is an outdoor arena)

Capacity: 2 - 25 guests per experience November to March

(or by prior arrangement)

Premium Wine Tastings

Our experienced wine hosts will guide you through a tutored tasting of our premium wines, including cellar door exclusive wines, and new and exciting styles. This is a fantastic opportunity to taste a selection of Premium Brancott Estate Marlborough wines in a private setting with your own private tutor.

Duration: 30 minutes
Availability: Daily by appointment

Capacity: 2-20 guests per experience

Vineyard Cycle Tour

Starting at the Brancott Estate Heritage Centre, you’ll cycle through the renowned Brancott vineyard, personally lead by an informative and educational guide. This is a unique opportunity to learn about the viticulture process that goes into the making of Brancott Estate wines, as well as the chance to taste a selection of premium Brancott Estate wines amongst the vines.

Duration: 75 minutes
Availability: 1pm by appointment

(weather dependent)

Capacity: (weather dependent)

Food &
Head Chef, Bryan, has designed this selection of dishes to showcase Marlborough’s wonderful fresh local produce. These are matched with the best of Brancott Estate wines to give you the ultimate Marlborough food and wine experience. View menu

Brancott Estate Private Events

The Venue

The Brancott Estate private room provides a stunning venue for smaller groups (up to 16) for wine tastings, business meetings and private dining. Larger groups (up to 40) can be hosted in the restaurant overlooking the vineyard.

Menus are tailored to feature the best of local seasonal produce and paired to Brancott Estate wines. The entire venue comes to life at night to create a very special experience for groups up to 170 (canapés and wine).

Contact us for more information

How To Find Us


180 Brancott Road,
Brancott Vineyard, Blenheim


Email or call us +6435206975

Opening Hours:

10am-4:30pm daily

Restaurant opening hours: 11am-3pm daily
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & Good Friday
Parking provided we operate a complimentary
shuttle service from 10am to 4pm daily.
Disabled parking is available.

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