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Address: 12 Rapaura Road, Renwick 7243, New Zealand
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+64 3-572 6008

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Great wines, free tastings

Free tastings and a nice garden area out the front if you want to sit down and have a cheese platter. Try the Chardonnay - delicious!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rebecca B
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Free tastings and a nice garden area out the front if you want to sit down and have a cheese platter. Try the Chardonnay - delicious!

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Thank Rebecca B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute and comfortable tasting area with good staff, didn't see restaurant but caught a view of a nice cheese platter

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have always wanted to visit Nautilus and was not disappointed....lovely lady helped us through tasting some of the wines. One of the whites I had never tasted before was an "Albariño" which is a grape that comes from the north west of Spain and is also grown in Northern Portugal. It has a fragrant fruity nose with hints of fresh... More 

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San Diego
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely fellow pour samples of wines for us at this winery who was informative, interesting, and fun. The wine was some of the best we had, and with 15 wineries under our belt, we know something about the wines of the area!

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this tasting with a very knowledgeable lady - the wines were great in particular the sparkling wine and the reds. Worth a visit and we are getting some of these wines.

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Uxbridge, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Extremely enjoyable tasting at Nautilus' cellar door, learning about their heritage and wines on offer. A generous range of wines sampled, including some only available from the cellar door itself. Friendly and knowledgeable presenter. Highly recommend.

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Thank Dom B
Whakapapa, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We visited for a quick tasting and were pleasantly surprised by the level of service and wines. We happened to stop in when the owner was doing a private tasting, so we're able to taste a few wines not normally offered to the public. We tasted a large selection of wines and enjoyed them all, purchasing a bottle of Chardonnay... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

It showed in being the winery we spent the most money at, on the last day of our Warbirds trip right around the South Island. The lady behind the desk was so lovely and made us feel so welcome. We LOVED the shell logo and amazing statue of it. Nautilus Estate is a mandatory addition to any wine tour of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

We visited here at the start of May as part of our cycle tour and loved it! Nikki ( sorry if I spelt it wrong) was amazing and a fellow Brit! She explained the wines to us and the tasting was great. She was very energetic about the wines which showed us she really loved what she did. You can... More 

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Thank Matthew S
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Who'd have thought, come to the other side of the world & 3 of the 4 customers are Scottish! Great wine again, pity I can't remember the name of that Austrian grape?!

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