Pollard Park, Blenheim

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Relax at Pollard Park, Blenheim's premier green space. With native rockery and extensive rose gardens, the park offers a peaceful place for a stroll in all seasons. The gardeners pay special attention to all of the senses, with a scented garden presenting a particularly enjoyable experience. Ample space is provided for barbecues, and a fitness trail offers a great way to work off some calories. The popular children's playground will keep the kids busy as you recline in the well-maintained gardens. A visit to Pollard Park represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Blenheim holiday planning tool to plot your vacation.
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  • Been here when kids were small. Went here for picnic lunch of fish n chips. Nice day a bit cool but also shelters. Roses at this time of year are amazing.  more »
  • Having not long arrived in Blenheim and too early for the vineyards.... it was nice to talk a walk through the park. Very well kept gardens and a nice tree lined stream. Would be great for summer picn...  more »
  • Best way to see any city is to stroll through the parks - show there commitment to the environment and public spaces. Great gardens within  more »
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  • Great spot for families. Plenty to do from relaxing in the sun, playground for the kids, or walking the grounds enjoying the gardens. Also a fun fitness course.
  • Beautiful grounds. The gardens are bright and vibrant. The playgrounds big and lots of areas to have a picnic.
  • Good little place to sit back relax n enjoy the community gardens....great place for kids n family picnics
  • Great place to rake the kids. Big play ground and plenty of gardens for relaxing walks or feeding ducks and eels.
  • Nice, open and well laid out. Rose gardens to wander through, a playground for the children and a lovely meandering path beside a stream where you can walk and feed the local ducks and wildlife.

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Charming rustic lodges and welcoming family-run bed and breakfasts let you experience the gentle lifestyle in Blenheim. Other options include various hotels, backpacker hostels, and, farther out of the town center, motels. If staying out of town among the vineyards, consider renting a bike for easy access to the center.
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