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Car Rental Blenheim Airport (BHE)
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Guide to Blenheim Airport
Blenheim Airport (BHE) – Overview
Also known as Woodbourne Airport, Blenheim Airport is a small controlled aerodrome and is one of the few air force bases which still exist in NZ. It is located in the south island of NZ- more specifically about 8 km to the west of Blenheim State on Middle Renwick Road, on Highway 6.
It is interesting to know that Blenheim Airport was one of the first airports that sprung up in New Zealand. Though it is an air force base as already stated, it also serves as the civil airport for Blenheim. Blenheim Airport provides flights to various destinations in New Zealand like Nelson, Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch etc, through some of the major Airlines like Air2there, Air New Zealand and Sounds Air.
Blenheim Airport (BHE) – Terminal Facilities
CPR Coffee : This is an attractive café cum shop, located within the terminal; it offers award-winning CPR Coffee- freshly ground and roasted and is served with a wide variety of fresh local food.
Wine and Beer: In case you want to ditch coffee, this place also offers some local wine or beer. Therefore the shop in a way celebrates everything that Marlborough has to offer which also includes the bottles of exceptionally fine Marlborough wine and beer. Hence there are enough tasty options to indulge yourself while waiting for your flight.
The shop in a way celebrates everything that Marlborough has to offer which also includes the bottles of exceptionally fine Marlborough wine and beer.
Books: A selected collection of the books authored by local residents; in addition to these many other things of local origin are also made available- all these befit the last minute departure purchase.
Blenheim Airport offers free Wi-Fi to its passengers. Travelers can use this service free of cost for up to one hour. In case one wants to use it for longer duration, they can opt for the HOTSPOT service at $15 per day.
The rental car offices at Blenheim Airport are located to the left of the terminal’s exit. Though these offices work as per the airlines schedule, yet if by some chance the offices are unattended, you can use phone for after-hours service; there is also a key drop box in each office’s door so that you can return the car rental even after working hours.
The Vintners Retreat:
The Vintners Retreat accommodations, located in the heart of Marlborough, are known for their self-catering villas. If wineries infatuate you a lot, New Zealand’s best wineries are located just minutes from the Vintners Retreat. It offers well-furnished rooms with free Wi-Fi, an outdoor swimming pool, recreation areas like tennis courts plus an extensive BBQ area. Its surrounding areas offer great hiking places; cycling is also what people love to do.
It is a perfect stay for those who want to have a closer access to the wineries; the accommodation itself sits near central Renwick’ vineyards, it is also in close proximity to several Marlborough wineries. Bonniebrook’ two rooms come with a private patio, with an outdoor seating area and various BBQ facilities like a lounge area with a satellite TV, a DVD player and a kitchenette with microwave, fridge and electric kettle.
Woodbourne Tavern & Motel
Woodbourne Tavern & Motel, 85 kilometers from Wellington Airport, is a pet-friendly accommodation option in Renwick which also offers free Wifi throughout the property. Equipped with an onsite casino and an on-site restaurant, there is always enough to indulge, there are also provisions for the guest to play billiards and darts. If one wants to explore the nearby areas, Picton is just 28 km from it while Blenheim is just 11 km away.