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Goldie Estate

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Nice place to visit! University Owned Vineyard

We made a point of visiting this winwry because the owners made a huge donation to the University... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Charlottetown, Canada
via mobile
Goldies was a hit

Visited here on the weekend as part of a reunion group and the staff were outstanding (as was the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Piopio, New Zealand
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Goldie is the name of our boutique vineyard on beautiful Waiheke Island. Here we create character wines that draw on the knowledge and experience of Kim and Jeanette Goldwater who founded winegrowing on Waiheke Island in the 1970’s and produced...more
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18 Causeway Road | Putiki Bay, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 7493
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered a wine taster and cheese platter. The place is lovely and set amongst the vineyards which adds a cool effect. Very clean and well devoted with extra fun around such as a extra large Jennga game and a big tire swing. Cheese platter...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank KarlaJade
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We made a point of visiting this winwry because the owners made a huge donation to the University of Auckland and it now serves as a training institute for research and training of people who want to explore winemaking as a career. The young man...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Visited here on the weekend as part of a reunion group and the staff were outstanding (as was the wine!!) We found ourselves in super comfy retro couches and were treated to an awesome tasting by a very knowledgeable young lady. We requested a cheese...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank slick171
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We stopped off here whilst cycling around the island. Hadn't made a booking but the staff were welcoming and helpful when we asked if we could have lunch. We tried the nibbles platter and samples of four of the wines (which are all made with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LeannaD87
Reviewed 19 May 2018

This winery is donated to the University of Auckland and now is run by the university. A lot of studying and researching are going on the place and also there are some commercial wines, both white and red. The landscape is beautiful, and the staff...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My friends and I went to Waiheke island ourselves without joining a tour. Goldie Wine-yard was the first stop we made once we arrived at the island. We basically just walked in without booking. Three of us didn’t stay there for a long time, but...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Again I went to a venue without booking and was glad I did. Four of us had tasting flights and a platter of delicacies from the deli with the guidance of the friendly and professional front of house staff. They were preparing for a wedding...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steve C
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Had a nice tasting here. Pleasant spot. It wasn't in our top 3 wineries we visited but the wine was good. Pleasant to sit outside.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank UrbaneForker
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The place was super busy but didn’t seem to have many staff on at all. We had a very distracted tasting which was fine but it’s weird being forgotten about. Our favourite wine of the day came from here. A reserve Chardonnay that was fantastic!...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank O6418PCalexr
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We really didn't stay at Goldie Estate long enough to get a sense of anything else but pleasant service. We only wanted to try their rose which they let us do for nothing with a cheerful smile - even when we didn't buy any.

Date of experience: January 2018
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