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Odyssey New Zealand

Hastings, New Zealand
+64 6-211 3116
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Mick made the tour!

My partner and I went on a wine tour with Mick in Queenstown. There isn't much point in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ThePointParadiseP
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Gold Coast, Australia
Great tour

Thanks to Brendan for a great tour. We learned a lot about wine and get Hawked Bay area. He really... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Michael L
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Sleaford, United Kingdom
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Hawke's Bay's Leading Wine & Gourmet Experiences. We provide interactive tours designed to awaken every sense. Built around Hawkes Bays internationally acclaimed wine and food industry, we encourage your input so we can cater the Odyssey experience to your own personal interests and desires. Choose from: "A Wine & Gourmet Odyssey" including - Wine Tasting 4-5 Wineries, Gourmet Platter at Top Winery Restaurant (4pm), Sightseeing with Fully Guided Commentary, Vine to Glass Experience. "The Odyssey Experience" including - Wine Tasting 6-7 Wineries, Fully Guided Tour of the Church Road Winery, Wine Museum & Tom McDonald Cellar, Lunch with Wine at Mission Estate, Behind the scenes tour of a boutique winery, Sightseeing with Fully Guided Scenery, Vine to Glass Experience, Gourmet Platter at Top Winery Restaurant. "A Twilight Odyssey" - The world's only Progressive Three Course Winery Dinner at NZ’s Top Winery Restaurants including - Sightseeing with Fully Guided Commentary, Interactive Wine Tasting, Champagne Sunset from Te Mata Peak, Wine with Dinner, Desserts & Dessert Wine,Tea/Coffee.
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“main course” (17 reviews)
“twilight tour” (10 reviews)
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Hastings, New Zealand
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+64 6-211 3116
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My partner and I went on a wine tour with Mick in Queenstown. There isn't much point in attempting to write down our thoughts, as they simply wouldn't do the experience justice. Mick was an incredible operator and was not only highly knowledgable but a...More

Thank ThePointParadiseP
Reviewed 4 days ago

Thanks to Brendan for a great tour. We learned a lot about wine and get Hawked Bay area. He really looked after us. The good was excellent and served just at the right time.

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Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to be the only participant on a tour of 4 wineries with Gareth. The lunch at Vidal, our first stop, was very tasty, as were the wines. We visited 3 more wineries, lots more tastings, plus a tour through Church Road...More

Thank Margaret S
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Margaret for taking your valuable time to leave a review. Was a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon and I enjoyed meeting you and having you on board. I hope the rest of your celebratory trip with your son goes well and that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to have Gareth take us around for the half day wine and gormet tour. We were new to wine tasting and had such a great day, he was so knowledgeable of the history of wine and winemaking in New Zealand, and...More

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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking your valuable time to leave me a review. I'm glad you had such a great day and managed to learn a lot in the process. I hope we can be of service again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent evening of great wine and food in fantastic locations. First rate customer service. My wife and I enjoyed the evening thoroughly from the hotel pickup, champagne at Te Mata peak, antipasto at Vidal, mains at Elephant Hill and desserts at Mission wineries to...More

Thank Goh C
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much more taking your valuable time to provide feedback. It was a pleasure having you on board and I hope you enjoy the rest of your travels through NZ and have a safe trip back to Malaysia. Best regards, Gareth.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you to the team, we had a brilliant day out exploring the wineries, everyone was very accommodating and knowledgeable, your time was appreciated, thank you again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gosh, we were blown away by the experience we had in Hawke's Bay and put it down to the fabulous service that Graham from Odyssey New Zealand provided. Every element of a holiday plays such an important role in terms of how the overall holiday...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We booked at the information centre on the water front (thanks Dawn) at 1140. were picked up from out B&B at 1230 and whisked away on a four stop tour. It was a beautiful, sunny winter's day. First I need to point out that our...More

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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thank you for taking your valuable time to provide this wonderful feedback. Brendan does an outstanding job. We pride ourselves on the quality of our guides here at Odyssey New Zealand and it is great to hear they are doing an awesome job for our...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017

We had an exceptional experience on our Odyssey wine tour in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand! Graham was knowledgable, friendly, and connected. We originally considered "going it on our own", but last minute chose the guided tour. Graham knew every cool place, and every cool person...More

1  Thank Rachelle F
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We visited off of a cruise ship and selected Odyssey NZ at the i-Site Visitor Centre where the cruise ship free shuttle drops you off. Their tor of the area included the Te Mata peak, Arataki Honey, a tour of Hastings, Adventure Wine Co., Silky...More

1  Thank DJ_World_Traveller
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NvrStop
24 November 2015|
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Response from Gareth_OdysseyNZ | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. The Twilight Odyssey is still available. To book please use contact form on our website to email and provide guest names, accommodation details for pick up and a contact mobile number. I'll then... More
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Chuckytrotter
2 October 2015|
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Response from Gareth_OdysseyNZ | Property representative |
Hi Chucky, I don't really understand the question. I have not complained about our tours.
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