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Address: Main Road, Bay View, Napier, New Zealand
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US$106.89*
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Napier Wine Tour with Chef's Platter
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US$70.03*
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Napier Afternoon Wine Tour

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Stunningly engaged staff

What a delightful experience. Our second visit to a winery and poles apart from Black Barn that left us speechless by disengaged staff. Esk lovely and engaging young female staff... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Grant K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delightful experience. Our second visit to a winery and poles apart from Black Barn that left us speechless by disengaged staff. Esk lovely and engaging young female staff member. Very knowledgeable and pleasant. The four of us walked away with our arms loaded down and great full for the experience. If only we took down the sales persons... More 

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Thank Grant K
Rotorua, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First we were greeted with some amazing views! Then the two lovely staff members were very welcoming and clearly knowledgeable about the wines. There was nowhere to sit inside though and no music playing so it felt a little uncomfortable at times as we were the only ones there. We felt a little rushed through, not by the staff but... More 

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Havelock North, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

We've been here before but this time came as a tour group. Very nice tasting and we liberated a bottle or two or three to take home with us. Sue was a very pleasant hostess and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. There are some who argue that a tasting fee is inappropriate for wineries but we have had experience of... More 

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SydneyStuart
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

You have to pay for tasting unless you buy wine. We found this policy inappropriate and unusual in Hawkes Bay. While this winery has a good range of interesting white wines, the reds were less impressive

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Not really wine drinkers ourselves. Went in for a look and were treated to a wonderful wine tasting with some quality wine. A good way to taste the sunshine. Worth the visit

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Bedford, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this tasting, fee us $5 pp or you can purchase one of the wines. Beautiful views of the Pacific and nice selection if wines.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

Popped in en route to the airport and decided this place is evil if you are visiting from overseas! Very knowledgable and friendly cellar door staff, lovely wines, in particular the late vintage dessert wine (have forgotten the name, was nectar though!). If I wasn't travelling back to Sydney and could carry the wine would have happily bought quite a... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

We were lucky enough to have a full tour of the vineyard (arranged from the UK) and we had a thoroughly enjoyable experience tasting some of the best wines in New Zealand. They are obviously made with great care and passion and we should like to thank Gordon for the time he spent with us. This is a must visit... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

As part of our own organised wine tour for 12, they allowed us to bring our own picnic and sit at their tables admiring the spectacular view. Perfect hawkes bay weather, the location could be the Cinque Terre in Italy. Lovely wine, accommodating and friendly staff. A winery that is a hidden gem from the crowds.

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Concord, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2015

If you only have time to visit one winery, stop In here for the great views and wines. Even though it was closing time, Sue took time to explain about all the varieties and wines. I liked every wine she poured for us and we ended up buying several bottles. Views are great too!

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