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Douloufakis Winery

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Old world wines and legacy Cretan varieties at their very best

Nikos Douloufakis inherited the family vineyards but invested in formal oenology training abroad... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LeandrosArvanitakis
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Athens, Greece
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Great Winery

We are very happy to visit Douloufakis Winery at Dafnes in Crete. Extremely interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Olciaa0191
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Szczecinek, Poland
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The winery is open to visitors all year round (after appointment). The visitors' wine experience starts even before arriving at the winery, as the route and the surrounded landscape is filled with images that emphasize the viticulturist character of...more
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| Dafnes, Heraklion, Crete 70011, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nikos Douloufakis inherited the family vineyards but invested in formal oenology training abroad, to develop a series of award-winning wines. Try the Sangiovese Cabernet Sauvignon if you are a “full-body red” fan, and the Astro’s Lagos for a new take on the local Vidiano variety...More

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Douloufakis C, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr Arvanitakis, It is a real pleasure to come across reviews that depict such feelings and enjoyment. Thank you for sharing your impressions; it means a lot to us! It will be our pleasure to welcome you in the future. Warm regards, The Team...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are very happy to visit Douloufakis Winery at Dafnes in Crete. Extremely interesting presentation of the wine production process. The tasting was also very good, the wines were delicious. We recommend this place with all our heart.

Thank Olciaa0191
Douloufakis C, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Olciaa We are so glad you enjoyed your time at our winery! Moreover, knowing that you also liked our wines, we are especially happy!We would love to have you back with us, in the future! Warm regards, The Team of Douloufakis Winery

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Douloufakis Winery with a group of four adults. At the beginning we got short introduction by Natalia how wine making process goes. After that we tasted three local white wines and four red wines. Total cost for the tour and tasting was 5...More

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Douloufakis C, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really thank you so much for the time spend to write so warmly about your personal experience at Douloufakis winery. We are expecting you back during your next visit on Crete... Our best regards, The Team of Douloufakis Winery

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Douloufakis Winery in Dafnes, Crete. Maria and Nasia were very friendly and informative. We loved learning about the wine making process and loved the opportunity to taste several varieties. Had a great lunch in the village at George's Taverna. Definitely...More

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Douloufakis C, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Janet F Thank you for sharing your experience and for your nice words for our team ! We 're excited that you enjoyed your visit at our winery. We would love to have you back with us, in the future! Warm regards, The Team...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the winery in our vacation. A super good experience. Very friendly staff. A short and informative guided tour. Tasted 8 really good wines. Cheap tasting, only 5€ per person.

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Douloufakis C, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bjarke Thank you for sharing your experience! We 're excited that you enjoyed your visit at our winery. We would love to have you back with us, in the future! Warm regards, The Team of Douloufakis Winery

Reviewed August 9, 2018

Our party of seven, (5 adults 2 kids) were first greeted by a warm and welcoming staff who spoke perfect English! They gave us an engaging tour of the winemaking process from the grape to the bottle. These wines come from the grapes indigenous to...More

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Douloufakis C, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Barbara , We are so happy hearing that you enjoyed your time with us! Hope to see you again! Best regards, The Team of Douloufakis Winery

Reviewed August 3, 2018

Douloufakis winery was located in the beautiful village of Dafnes. We started with a tour of the grounds and how the wine is made followed by a leisurely tasting in their airy tasting room. The wines are delicious but what made this experience so special...More

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Douloufakis C, The Team of Douloufakis Winery at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear kdaroch68 , Thank you for your encouraging comments on Douloufakis Winery and your time spent to write about your personal experience. We try hard through our team's genuinely caring attitude and efficiency to be one of the finest wineries in Crete. We look forward...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018

We went to Douloufakis to try their wines. We tried them, and they were delicious, but that is only the least of it. We made a reservation for a tasting, and were met by the totally charming Ms. Natassa, who sent us off for a...More

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DouloufakisWinery, The Team of Douloufakis Winery at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Dear ecpcharlotte, Thank you for your full of feelings comments and your time spent to write about your personal experience. We are glad as it seems that you really enjoyed your visit to our winery and we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you...More

Reviewed July 26, 2018

Contacting the staff via email to organize our trip they were extremely helpful when it came to getting to the winery. Their laid back approach made it easy when booking. After reaching the winery, which although was quite a drive from our hotel, it was...More

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DouloufakisWinery, The Team of Douloufakis Winery at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Dear AdventuringAUS, firstly, let us thank you again for coming to our winery and for your wishes about the harvest, that has already started. Futhermore, we would like to thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice and detailed review...More

Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We knew the wines but we didn't had tasted all until now. Small place with warm people, wine testing with one of the best Greek wines,if you are lucky you will taste some exclusive bootles for your eye's and only and who knows maybe you...More

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DouloufakisWinery, The Team of Douloufakis Winery at Douloufakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Dear tseliosg80, Thank you for recommending us on TripAdvisor; it gives our efforts substance, when addressed with such genuine comments! Best regards, The Team of Douloufakis Winery

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VaniM136
September 7, 2018|
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Response from Douloufakis C | Property representative |
Dear Vani Thank you for contacting douloufakis cretan winery. We recive your contact form .We will answer to you soon. Regards Douloufakis team
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MelissaY833
April 6, 2018|
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Response from Douloufakis C | Property representative |
Dear Melissa, thank you for your message. You can reach the winery either with taxi or with the local bus from a station near the center of Heraklion. The village of Dafnes, where the winery is located is 15 minutes away... More
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Cherry_PanCake
August 5, 2017|
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Hello, you will choose the starting point and the destination will be Dafnes village where the winery is located. You can see the schedule here ktelherlas
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