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Spy Valley Wines

37 Lake Timara Road West, Blenheim 7276, New Zealand
+64 3-572 6088
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Excellent wines!

During our stay in Nelson we decided to drive to Blenheim to do a little wine tasting. Our first... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
DanandCollette
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Fairplay, Colorado
Lovely winery, beautiful setting

Dropped in late in the afternoon for a quick visit and we were pleasantly surprised. We were shown... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Daisy_from_Oz
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Sutherland Shire, Australia
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Spy Valley is a New Zealand Family owned must-visit winery with a reputation for consistently producing great value, award-winning wines. Come and experience complimentary tastings of our wines, see award winning architecture and learn the secrets behind the name, Spy Valley. For the non-wine drinkers, try our estate grown olive oil, play in the Kids' corner or have a picnic and enjoy the view. We are the 2013 Winner of the "Best of Wine Tourism" award for Architecture and Landscapes. Summer Hours: Open daily 10.30am - 4.30pm October- April Winter Hours: Mon-Fri 10.30am-4.30pm May - October
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37 Lake Timara Road West, Blenheim 7276, New Zealand
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+64 3-572 6088

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

During our stay in Nelson we decided to drive to Blenheim to do a little wine tasting. Our first stop was Spy Valley due to the intriguing name and that we had tasted their chardonnay. The vineyard and tasting room was easy to find and...More

Thank DanandCollette
SpyValley, Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for visiting guys. We are glad you enjoyed your time at Spy as well as tasting the end product. The Chardonnay is one of my go-to Autumn/Winter faves as well!

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Dropped in late in the afternoon for a quick visit and we were pleasantly surprised. We were shown to a table in the garden which was bordered by vineyards with the mountains as a backdrop. It was so pleasant to sit down in this relaxing...More

Thank Daisy_from_Oz
SpyValley, Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very fortunate with our views at Spy Valley!! Thank you for the lovely comments and for taking the time to come out and visit our Cellar Door.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

The staff were very nice and had a nice time discussing the wine. So why one of the best, i really did love the location, the building is great.. and the art etc , just been done so well. And the wine, well not what...More

Thank just_brisbane
SpyValley, Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind comments. We are very lucky with the setting and views that we have out here at Spy. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in NZ!

Reviewed 19 March 2017

The winery has some nice views and we were allowed to look around the vines. The cellar door tasing was good and the wines surprised, as this looked like it may have been a little touristy but the quality was fine.More

Thank Richard W
SpyValley, Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you for visiting us at our cellar door, with ripe grapes to sample and harvest in full swing it is a great time to visit Marlborough! We pride ourselves on producing consistent high quality wine so we are pleased to hear that you were...More

Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Especially liked the Sauvignon blanc and the Riesling. The spy valley vineyard is one of the most beautiful in the area. Fortunately, the SB is one I can buy back home in the states.

Thank AlfredoOczx
SpyValley, Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thanks for visiting guys, so pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourselves!

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Great session, knowledgeable and friendly staff. Nothing pretentious and very relaxed. Loved comparing the Envoy and Spy Valley brands!

Thank Bronwyn L
SpyValley, Cellar Door Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit to our cellar door!

Reviewed 23 January 2017

Spy Valley was our first stop during our self-guided wine tour across Blenheim. We really appreciated the wonderful and attentive service from staff. They even kindly researched the different liquor stores we could locate their wines in Canada (as Canada doesn't allow private shipping of...More

Thank Alicia F
SpyValley, Cellar Door Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure having you here! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in NZ!

Reviewed 18 January 2017

A slightly out of the way winery. Cellar door staff were friendly and knowledgeable. The grounds are open, and visitors are welcome to walk around. It would be ideal if snacks/ platters and drinks were available for the younger family members, as the gardens are...More

Thank Blenheimite
SpyValley, Cellar Door Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thank you for visiting and for the lovely comments. We love it when locals pay us a visit. Feel free to bring a picnic with you to enjoy next time!

Reviewed 18 January 2017

This was our second stop on our bus tour. This winery has some very good wines including a beautiful Savignon Blanc. The staff are very knowledgeable and answered all the asked questions. The tour (free) through the processing and bottling areas was very good. The...More

Thank Steven R
SpyValley, Cellar Door host at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here at Spy. Thanks for coming!

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I wish they did food - then it would have been five stars. A platter with our tastings would have made my day. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable and the outdoor seating area had space for our toddler to buzz around. There are wonderful views,...More

Thank Lifesnorkel
SpyValley, Cellar Door Manager at Spy Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thanks for coming guys, the holiday season is a lovely time to visit Marlborough. Feel free to bring a picinc along to enjoy here on your next visit!

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