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Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay

Napier 4183, New Zealand
+64 6-845 3703
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Fantastic tour: great wineries and amazing view

We booked a half-day tour on Monday in August (low season) so we ended up having a private tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DiArt_63
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Paris, France
Amazing wine tour

Thank you for an amazing wine tour!would definitely recommend these guys, we had so much... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Megan G
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For the adventurous traveller who prefers touring in small groups, a Prinsy's Tour is a fun and flexible way to experience the very best of Hawke's Bay. We offer set driving itineraries or we can personalise your tour to include the sights and activities you particularly want to see or do. Whether it's an education on our wines, a day's fishing on our finest trout rivers, or even an intriguing insight into rural New Zealand, we combine intimate local knowledge with genuine hospitality to ensure you have a memorable time. We are a small family owned business offering: - Wine tours (Exclusive, Full or Half day) - Exclusive 'Hawkes Bay in a Day' tours - Private food, wine & sightseeing tours - Cruise ship shore excursions - Rural Experience or Fishing tours We pride ourselves on excellence & personal service. Tour with us & see for yourself why our guests say "this tour exceeded our expectations". We are the only wine tour business to include a trip up Te Mata Peak (399m) on all tours (weather permitting).
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Napier 4183, New Zealand
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+64 6-845 3703

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a half-day tour on Monday in August (low season) so we ended up having a private tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the wines and the area and we enjoyed learning about the history of viticulture in Hawkes Bay. The wineries we...More

Thank DiArt_63
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you DiArt_63 for voting us 5* for our tour, yes it was a treat for you both to have a one of our tours to yourselves, that is not uncommon in August as its historically the quietest month for tours. Thank you for all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for an amazing wine tour!would definitely recommend these guys, we had so much fun!learned so much about wine and got a great tour of napier!

1  Thank Megan G
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Megan for touring with Prinsys Tours, great to hear you enjoyed our wine tour & all the added info we love sharing with our guests about our awesome region. Best wishes. Hamish & Di.

Reviewed 14 July 2017

What a good way to spend the afternoon on a cold rainy day! Kerry picked us up from our accommodation and took us for a quick drive around Napier town to see some of the Art Deco sights.We then headed to Church Road winery, Ngatarawa...More

Thank ikedeb
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your review ikedeb, it's great to hear you were shown a good time by Kerry and our friends at the local wineries. We agree it's a great way to spend a winter's day! Enjoy the wines when they arrive, and we...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a wonderful day, arranged at short notice, as Hamish picked us and a number of other Lions fans up and curated a day of visiting local sights and wineries. The wines were delicious and Hamish was very knowledgeable about the local area. Everyone...More

Thank jacklewars
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you Jack for rating us as Excellent. I enjoyed hosting you all for the day and showing you as much as possible of our beautiful region I am passionate about. Yes it is easy to see why Hawkes bay is one of NZ's premium...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We had a fabulous day with Hamish on our wine tour. The day was fun, interesting and a great experience. Hamish was an excellent guide, who shared a lot of local history and knowledge of the region. The wineries we visited all had beautiful wine...More

Thank Lynn M
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you Lynn M for your great review & compliments to myself & the cellar door staff, I will pass on your compliments on my next tour. Yes locals are proud at what our region offers & love to learn more snippets of information too....More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had a fantastic day with Hamish. He was fun and had a great local knowledge. He selected a really good range of wineries to visit and we went to 5 in total. Lunch was at one of the wineries (Church Fields) where Hamish recommended...More

Thank sjjdxb
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you sjjdxb for your amazing compliments & recommendations. Yes we pride ourselves in small intimate numbers for the personal touch, our tours are a great way for travellers to meet others. Yes Church Road platters are delicious & very popular, great to hear you...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic day. Hamish our driver was very knowledgeable about Hawkes Bay and the wonderful wineries he took us to. From large wineries to small boutique ones. Had a fabulous lunch at Church Road Winery.More

Thank Christine O
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you Christine O for your fantastic review & 5* rating. We really appreciate customer feedback. Yes we pride ourselves in giving guests a taste of wines from various growing areas within our region so you have a brief but board experience of what our...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

What an amazing full day. Four of us opted for the full day wine toir...which did not disappoint. From start to finish the whole day was fantastic. We visited 5 vineyards and had lunch at one of them. The wines were spectacular and quite unique...More

Thank wbdodds
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you wbdodds for your amazing accolades & 5* rating. We have loved hosting many of the Lions fans & sharing many a "banter moment" with you all. Thank you also for acknowledging that our tours gave you extensive information and many delicious wine varieties...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Great tour, featuring a variety of large and small wineries, covering a wide variety of wine, Hamlsh was great host, very informative with a great knowledge of the local area. Will definitely recommendMore

Thank Tina D
Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you Tina D for recommending Prinsy's Tours & also giving us a 5 * rating. We really appreciate your feed back & acknowledging the depth of information Hamish shared with you all as well. It was lovely to meet you too & wish you...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

Glad we were recommended this! Small tour with only two couples.Visit Moano which is a small winery specialising in organic and low sulphur wines. Lots of interesting info about blending etc as well as tasting about 3 whites, 3 reds and 2 ports. Then on...More

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Hamish P, Owner at Prinsy's Tours Hawkes Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thank you RosieFifeGirl for your excellent review. We pride ourselves in ensuring our guides are knowledgeable & great hosts to give guests a tour that will exceed their expectations. Yes Te Mata Peak does have stunning views thankfully with our climate there are not many...More

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GolfCharlieCharlie
6 October 2016|
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Response from Hamish P | Property representative |
Hi there, the cruise ships listed on our website are those whom we have our shore excursion on. If you check the Napier port cruise schedule you will notice that your ship is indeed listed to visit Napier Jan 14th 2017.
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jparkhurst
8 July 2016|
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Response from Davy F | Reviewed this property |
I believe they pick up anywhere in the immediate Napier region. We stayed in Mahia and got picked up at the Napier National Aquarium.
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Melanie R
29 February 2016|
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Response from Hamish P | Property representative |
Hi Melanie, thank you for your question. I see your ship is in 1-6pm. We can offer you an exclusive tour if you specifically want to visit as many wineries as possible in the time frame -$110/hr min 4 hours max 4 pax... More
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