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Amazing experience, fantastic wine, great hospitality, great insight in to sheep farming

We were lucky enough to stay one night in our campervan (found through Okay2stay) at Junction... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
Ruth W
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On our wine group trip to Hawkes Bay we started at Junction Vineyard. Meeting John Ashworth (All... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Mark G
Wellington, New Zealand
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4427 State Highway 2 RD 2 | Takapau, Napier 4287, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

We were lucky enough to stay one night in our campervan (found through Okay2stay) at Junction Wines. Jo greeted me, my husband and two kids with open arms. She could not have made us feel more welcome. We got to sample their fabulous wines while...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

On our wine group trip to Hawkes Bay we started at Junction Vineyard. Meeting John Ashworth (All Black) and wife Jo was fun and they were very entertaining. It's easy to see why they have been awarded cellar door prizes in the past. A relaxed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in an was not disappointed. Sure a great place, and the wine was great.. and not a bad price.. If you are going past I recommend you stop.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tallandshort2014
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Yet again we visited Junction Wines Cellar Door and were not left disappointed. The rustic beauty of the winery compliments the amazing quality they capture in each bottle. There is a wine variety which will satisfy anyone and everyone’s appetite for wine.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 633garethf
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I was at junction winery this weekend for a wedding and I fell in love with its charm and character. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this beautiful winery to anyone who loves rustic charm, peaceful settings and delicious wines.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank hwinterburn2018
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at junction wines! Jo and John are so much fun - fantastic hosts! The location is beautiful and serene amongst their garden with a rustic feel that’s unique and restful under the canopy of elms and ginkgo trees. Their wines...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

I had the absolute pleasure of visiting Junction for my cousins wedding; otherwise, we might not have found this hidden gem. John and Jo are the absolute hosts with the most. Everyone in Hawkes Bay seemed friendly, but they absolutely top the list. Worth mentioning...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank RK_CT2
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Like a home away from home. John and Jo were so welcoming and made us feel right at home. Beautiful scenery, beautiful wines. Highly reccommended.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank RikkiF19
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed overnight in our camper van, which was absolutely no problem for Jo and John. They welcomed us into their home with amazing rugby memorabilia and lots of toys for our 2 yr old. Jo took us through the wines (of which the 2015...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Sally3911
JunctionWines, Owner at Junction Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and the Junctions wines! We hope you had a great time on your travels through NZ and good luck for the future. Thank you!

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Our small group had our annual trip to Junction but were this time accompanied by a couple who have their own fantastic winery in Hawkes Bay. Junction is really rustic and extremely welcoming - this is definitely not some big city winery. John and Jo...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Grant N
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