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Bolney Wine Estate

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Our family owned vineyard was established in 1972 and we produce award-winning red, white and sparkling English wine. We recently opened a new visitors centre with an enlarged cafe and retail shop and a fantastic viewing balcony overlooking 18 acres...more
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Foxhole Lane, Bolney RH17 5NB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A great place to visit if you like and are interested in wine. The estate has its own vineyards and makes a variety of different wines. My daughter and I went on the wine tasting tour with a walk around the estate/vineyards, a visit to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jane M
Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Afternoon Jane M, Thank you for your review and taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to Bolney Wine Estate. We are really pleased you enjoyed your experience on the day and your tasting was enjoyable. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The tour and afternoon tea was booked as a retirement farewell. Unfortunately, we had to rearrange the date (giving 6 days notice) as the lady retiring was unexpectedly admitted to hospital. We were advised when telephoning to rearrange that there would be an administrative charge...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Paula G, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour and tasting and your afternoon tea. As we only have a small number of places available on our tours and how...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

My husband took me to Bolney vineyard for a wine tasting tour & afternoon tea for my birthday. The tour was fantastic & our guide Daniel was entertaining, informative & very knowledgable. I am sure there aren’t many that keep a crowds interest while talking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Afternoon Mrs Beachy, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your tour with Daniel, who tries to make the tour as informative and enjoyable as possible. We are sorry to hear the afternoon tea...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

All the staff we encountered were friendly, knowledgable and made our tasting tour a great experience! Special mention to Daniel our tour guide who was not only an excellent host but went above and beyond to ensure we had a great time!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Good Afternoon benread14, Thank you for your review and taking your time to let us know about your recent visit to Bolney Wine Estate. We always appreciate comments about our vineyard and staff which will be passed on. We are glad you enjoyed your tour...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Well, what a lovely time we had. Staff were amazing, even though we hadn't confirmed our booking I spoke to Simon at 9.15am and he arranged it all, so that we could still attend. Had a fab tour with Alan, which was informative and fun....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Good Morning Viki T, Thank you for your review and we are so pleased to hear of your lovely experience at Bolney Wine Estate. We are glad you enjoyed your tour with Alan, who always tries to make the tour is informative and enjoyable as...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

I bought this as 1 of 3 birthday gifts for my husband on his birthday weekend (Gourmet Tour). After a 1hr40min drive, we arrived at the wine estate at 10.25am, with 5 mins to spare, and as a result, we had our sparkling wines in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Good Morning Zena3101, Thank you for your review of Bolney Wine Estate. We are really pleased you enjoyed your experience on the day and your tasting was enjoyable with a surprise like the sparkling red. Our tour guides at Bolney are all very passionate and...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018

Birthday gift for my wife, and I was invited, so that was a good start ! Thoroughly enjoyable. We experienced the Grand Gourmet Tour, including a glass of sparkling on arrival. Then a very informative tour of the Vinyard and Winery (they'll tell you the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Good Morning no1steveb, Thank you for your review and taking your time to let us know about your recent visit to Bolney Wine Estate. We are really pleased you enjoyed your experience on the day and your tasting and lunch was enjoyable. Our tour guides...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018

The café is in the most wonderful location and the food is super fresh and tasty. A great place for a casual meal or just a coffee with friends. And the wines are superb!More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Good Afternoon R0x1, Thank you for your recent visit and review to The Eighteen Acre at Bolney Wine Estate. We always appreciate kind comments about our vineyard and The Eighteen Acre Cafe. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the food and our wines. We...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

I visited this fine establishment halfway through a 90km bike ride with some friends and we thought it would prove an excellent place to stop and refuel. Upon entry we were greeted by wonderfully friendly staff and I opted for a ploughmans which was set...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Good Afternoon Alex V, Thank you for your review and taking your time to let us know about your recent visit to Bolney Wine Estate. We are happy to hear of your enjoyable lunch at The Eighteen Acre. The Bolney Ploughman was an excellent choice...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We had been recommended this tour by someone who had been previously. As we love wine and feel we have improved our tastes over the years we were very keen to see for ourselves. Booking the tour was an easy process. We turned up at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Fiona A, Manager at Bolney Wine Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Good Afternoon Sarah B, Thank you for your review and taking your time to let us know about your recent visit to Bolney Wine Estate. We always appreciate kind comments about our vineyard and staff which will be passed on. Our tour guides at Bolney...More

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Hollie_Mariee
4 July 2017|
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Response from AlexMa1981 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The cafe serves wine tasting flights.
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AnrW1
28 March 2017|
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Response from Fiona A | Property representative |
Hello, We offer a modern twist on an afternoon tea. With delights such as pork pie with chutney and miniature lemon meringue pie, as well as many other delightful treats. Our afternoon tea tour is £34.50 per person... More
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John H
10 March 2017|
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Response from Fiona A | Property representative |
Hi John, If you wanted to come and visit our Cafe and shop that is not a problem and there is no prior booking required. Our cafe is open from 9am-5pm Tuesday to Saturday and 10am-3pm. We have very limited availability on... More
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