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Bay Tours Nelson

30 Orakei Street | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
+64 800 229 868
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Fantastic hospitality!

The Bay Tours wine tour was an incredible bargain and a great day spent. Owen spent time taking us... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dendra H
Best tour ever!!!

This was one of the best tours we have ever been on. It was called a wine tour but was so much... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Kia Ora / Hi, Experience all the flavours of Nelson. Enjoy wine, art,scenic, golf and Maori tours with the enthusiastic and experienced Bay Tours Nelson team. Let us give you the 'Perfect day out!'
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“oldest pub” (18 reviews)
“wine tour” (39 reviews)
“wine and beer” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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30 Orakei Street | Tahunanui, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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+64 800 229 868
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Bay Tours wine tour was an incredible bargain and a great day spent. Owen spent time taking us up to see beautiful views in Nelson, after which he took us on a custom tour including wineries and breweries. He has amazing hospitality and it...More

Thank Dendra H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the best tours we have ever been on. It was called a wine tour but was so much more!!! Owen picked us up at our hotel and took us to local historical spots, beautiful vista points, an excellent spot for lunch,...More

Thank lalli292017
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora S and M :-) Thank you both so much for the lovely review and for taking time out to send it in. Much appreciated. We are glad we could help make your stay in Aotearoa / New Zealand even more memorable and it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on the wine, brews and views tour. Owen was a great tour guide - I appreciated him coming out of town to pick me up, so I could kick back and enjoy the tastings without having to drive to my accommodation later. Owen...More

Thank Matthew M
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia ora Matthew. Thanks mate for the lovely review. Apologies for the weather that day! Yes didn't want you having to drive after the tour and we do have to look after our Aussie mates don't we :-) we hope the rest of your holiday...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rang Bay Tours at short notice to organise a tour for the next day which wasn't a problem.Owen picked us up the following morning and we had a great day out. Nothing was a problem, he even organised some retail therapy for me. Highly...More

Thank Donzie1962
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora / Thank you guys. Hope you had a great time down south and the weather looked after you. I guess by now you are back in Tiger country :-) Have you stopped partying yet :-) Well done the Richmond AFL side. I see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a wine lover this was one of the tours i was most looking forward to on our travels and it did not disappoint. Owen was our tour guide and was very informative about the different wineries we visited and was well humoured in his...More

Thank Pete U
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia ora guys. Thanks very much for taking the time to send in such a great review. We really appreciate that. Yes always good to finish the day with a beer :-) Hope you had a great time in NZ and safe trip home. It...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Had a free day prior to start of our conference so decided to take a tour. Choose the one that went to two wineries, a micro brewery, and the oldest pub in NZ. First of all, our driver/guide, Owen, was fantastic. Tour was a good...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Such a wonderful addition to any vacation!! Highly recommend. I cannot say enough good things about how well organized, informational, and fun the Bay Tours Nelson are. I was traveling alone and went on a four winery tour. Owen, our tour guide, was extremely accommodating...More

Thank jrbro123
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We did the 2 wineries and 2 brewery tour. Our driver, Owen, was a great guide proving interesting insights and chat all along the journey.

Thank NKean
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had a wonderful half day trip with Owen of Bay Tours. He was an excellent host and great to deal with setting up the tour. He listened to us and was happy to adapt the tour to suit our interests - with unscheduled stops,...More

Thank fhf360
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Kia ora Fiona. It was really a pleasure to have you and the whanau here. I enjoyed the day out with you all. Hope you managed to copy the pics I sent via our webpage :-) Some nice ones there of the whanau. Such a...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

An enjoyable and informative tour led by a friendly guide Owen. We visited a brewery located in a heritage village to taste beer, two wineries to try local wine and then the oldest pub in NZ to taste more beer. We were dropped of for...More

Thank Penguin1988
exnavy76, Owner at Bay Tours Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Kia ora L, S & E :-) Thanks a lot girls for the review. Really appreciated. We are so glad your visit to Nelson went well and you enjoyed the day out with Bay Tours Nelson :-) You were great company :-) The weather here...More

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Jonathan J
3 October 2017|
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Response from exnavy76 | Property representative |
Check out our website as we have a whole range of wine and scenic tour - half and full day options ranging from NZ$105 to NZ$295pp. Thanks for your enquiry nga mihi Owen
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Mary H
17 October 2016|
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Response from NOIDK | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe so, however, I would try to have the owner be your tour guide.
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Stan R
18 July 2015|
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Response from exnavy76 | Property representative |
Kia ora / Hi Stan. Mate take a look at our website. Check out Bay Tours Nelson. Cheers and best. Owen & Sue
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