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Exceptional - Best wines I’ve ever had on Waiheke.

Just read a couple of the negative reviews on here about this beautiful spot...it really makes me... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TimfromNZ
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Paradise!

Lovely visit to this lush vineyard on Waiheke Island of coast of Auckland. Beautiful wine with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beverly H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just read a couple of the negative reviews on here about this beautiful spot...it really makes me wonder what was wrong with those reviewers?! This place is seriously impressive yet totally understated. So good we visited twice on a two day visit to the island....More

Thank TimfromNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely visit to this lush vineyard on Waiheke Island of coast of Auckland. Beautiful wine with cheese & crackers.

1  Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Such a shame - after doing the vineyard walk we were very excited to come across Te Motu. $20 for a tasting per person - and average wines - soooo disappointing! Thought they were actually taking the mickey with the price. Nice spot but so...More

1  Thank tarynshae
TeMotuV, Manager at Te Motu Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Taryn, I agree, 5 wines for $20 may seem a bit expensive for a wine tasting, but as we specialise in barrel aged Bordeaux style dry reds we like to include a few heavy hitters that have spent bit of time in the cellar...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018

Not really my type of wine as what they have is almost all dry wines but my husband enjoyed it. The hostess was a little distracted as she was trying to host our tasting on the main floor and a tour group upstairs at the...More

Thank Rachael B
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The best winery we tried I waiheke island. Very good service and price versus the quality of the wine. We strongly recommend to try the newest dessert wine..it's outstanding.

1  Thank Miiichaaaa
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Our group of 13 had a great time here! Wines were outstanding - a wonder family owned vineyard. Food was divine - just loved it here

1  Thank parisnellie
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We visited this winery 3rd during our tour. It was OK, much more casual than the first two, but the host, although very nice, kept disappearing between wine tastings. Not sure why? It left the group to talk amongst ourselves, which was nice, but I...More

Thank Hsferre
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Of the 5 wineries that we visited on our recent stay on Waiheke, this was by far our joint favourite with one other. The winery is in a stunning location surrounded by hills covered in vines and the cellar door is beautiful when you walk...More

1  Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We visited this winery on a bus wine tour. The wines were all red and the ambience out under the umbrellas very pleasant. The winemakers were very informative. On the way out we found a one off white wine, but this was not to be...More

Thank CollRr
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Visited the cellar door. Beautiful wines, great personal and relaxed tasting experience at our table and a lovely cosy feel.

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lisa_d17
15 March 2017|
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Response from CraigB3776 | Property representative |
Hi Astrid, Thanks for your query. Yes, there is a walking track between these two properties. As it crosses private property it is important that you get clear directions from either Obsidian or Te Motu before setting off... More
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