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Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc.

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Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc.
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“wine tour”(109 reviews)
At Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc. it is our goal to create a fun, exciting, unforgettable experience while you explore the Okanagan and all the hidden gems within. Come share our excitement and enthusiasm. What better way to do that than to...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1568 Penticton Ave, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 2N5, Canada
+1 250-328-2008
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 28, 2014

We toured the Naramata region for a delightfully long, hazy afternoon of imbibing in delicious wines, and ensuring to graphically represent the essence of each winery on the provided tasting note pads. Cruising to the ballads of Ice Cube at our preferred decibel level, we...More

4  Thank Mike_DButt
GrapeFriends, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2014

Thank you Mike for writing a review. You and guys were awesome and when we added the girls it really was a Grape Day! So glad you all enjoyed the day that you even extended the time. We are looking forward to doing it all...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed September 3, 2014

We were super excited to take this tour especially after all good comments we'd read. We expected to hear all amazing stories about wineries, about the area, about the wine, grapes. You know, like a normal tour with a tour guide. But in reality, there...More

7  Thank Kafeshka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rayna was a fabulous host as she toured us around all the fabulous wineries on the Naramata Bench! We will be back!

Thank Jennifer V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rayna was our guide for an informative and entertaining tour of the Naramata Bench at the end of the wine touring season (end of October). Rayna over-delivered on our “Grape Sensation” (5-hour) Tour. She helped my wife and I explore the beautiful wine country just...More

Thank birschick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My mom, grandma, aunts and I have been doing wine tours in the Okanagan for the past 6 years and this was one of the best tours we have been on. Karen was so organized and lovely! She had stickers for us to mark the...More

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Had the best tour of the Naramatta bench wineries! Rayna was a super host full of laughs and knowledge! I would 💯 recommend Grape Friends to everyone!!

Thank Climber84020
Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Hoot Hoot!! Grape to hear that you had such a Grape Day with Grape Friends!!! Yeah!!!

Reviewed October 5, 2018

Ron was a great tour guide. There were four of us, two couples, and we were looking to have an introduction to the wineries of OK Falls. Ron was very knowledgable of the area, was able to accommodate our requests and surprised us with a...More

Thank Chris6o4
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We had such a great time with Rayna!! She was fun, knowledgeable and made sure we didn’t double up on wineries we had already been to. 10/10 would recommend :)

Thank DanielleT1951
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Karen helped us with our booking and she was so friendly and helpful. It was our first time on a wine tour and she explained everything to me. Ron took us on the tour and he was knowledgeable about wine but didn't make us feel...More

Thank Amanda C
Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your experience with Grape Friends!! Glad to hear that all went well and you both had an amazing Grape day with us!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

It was an absolute pleasure to have Karen guide us on our first okanagan wine tour! She was very friendly, knowledgeable and we were really happy we choose that route instead of only exploring by ourselves. Also we both recommend the picnic lunch option! Karen,...More

Thank davecthompson1
Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Whooowhoooo!!! Congratulations!!!! Yeah!! We are so happy for you both!! The Okanagan is a Grape Place for a wedding too!! lol Looking forward to taking you both out again as Mr and Mrs!! :D

Reviewed September 29, 2018

Karen took us on a 4+ hour tour of the Naramata Bench and it was amazing! She completely customized the tour to our preferences, never rushed us, provided great advice and was lots of run! I would recommend them over any other tour company!

Thank erinmrobe
Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Wow! Thank you for your Grape Review and taking the time to share with everyone about your day!! Looking forward to taking you all out again! Yeah!!!

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Karen was so fantastic! She completely customized our tour based on the grapes we liked and made our day so lovely! We would recommend Grape Friends to anyone visiting the Okanogan area!

Thank Jana M
Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Jana you three ladies are awesome!!! What a Grape Day and so much fun!!! Thanks for letting everyone know that you enjoyed your excursion!!1

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Cindy K
July 4, 2016|
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Response from sonjav944 | Reviewed this property |
Best thing is to contact Karen directly by email. You'll find it on their homepage She will provide all needed information, We did the tour beginning of June and it was just my husband and me, I booked the tour May.
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