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Wine tour highlight!

A magnificent winery nestled in an amazing location. Very friendly and knowledgeable hosts and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
200ernestb
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Edmonton, Canada
"Excellent services, wine and beautiful courtyard"

A nice selection of wine tasting hosted by Lucy Treadwell. Thank you so much for warm welcoming... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
kirstenyoungnz
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Wellington, New Zealand
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11 Apr 2017
“Wine tour highlight!”
5 Oct 2016
“"Excellent services, wine and beautiful courtyard"”
About
We are a small family owned vineyard in Martinborough, New Zealand. Our mission is to provide New Zealand's best winery experience. We offer tours, tastings, wine sales, a restaurant, functions and weddings year round. The winery is located in a...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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284 Dry River Road, 5781, New Zealand
Website
+64 6-306 9165
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

A magnificent winery nestled in an amazing location. Very friendly and knowledgeable hosts and estate staff. And excellent wines! So good! The best way to end the wine tour day!

Thank 200ernestb
Reviewed 5 October 2016

A nice selection of wine tasting hosted by Lucy Treadwell. Thank you so much for warm welcoming manners. The wine was great, enjoyed the atmosphere and the stunning scenics. It' definitely going again in the coming summer.

Thank kirstenyoungnz
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We had a four wine tasting by the fire before sharing the most delicious platter in the white tablecloth dining room, looking out over the vineyard, stream and willows. Everything was perfect - informative re the wines, prompt friendly service and totally scrumptious platter. One...More

Thank ROdeb1924
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

A nice and relaxed wine tasting, we managed to taste plenty of varietals in an informal setting. It was quite intimate in that we sat down at a table to sample the wines which meant it wasn't rushed and added to the relaxed vibe. It's...More

1  Thank Fifi L
NZ_Wine_Traveller, Owner at Murdoch James Estate Wines Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Thank you Fifi, we really appreciate the positive feedback; I know our cellar door team of Maree and Lucy love to hear of our visitor's thoughts. Pleased you liked our tasting format too; we really try to differentiate our service for the standard Cellar Door...More

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

A nice country drive to this winery with the most stunning views overlooking farmland. The wine tasting was fun and the wine great. We had lunch in the wonderful new restaurant attached with a new chef. The food is a big improvement on the last...More

1  Thank Alipa50
NZ_Wine_Traveller, Manager at Murdoch James Estate Wines Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Dear AP, thanks for the feedback. We really value it. For us the visitor experience is top of all our thinking. So, good we came close to a 5 star rating with you. Maybe next time :) We are also thrilled to be getting such...More

Reviewed 7 July 2016

Our Vine to Wine tour was excellent. We had a very knowledgeable gal, (Marie) who took into the vineyard, served us up some very tasty wines and explained the processes from initial planting to harvest. She then moved us to where employees were happily de-stemming...More

Thank Lee D
NZ_Wine_Traveller, Manager at Murdoch James Estate Wines Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Dear Lee, thanks a lot for your lovely review. I know our team are always most appreciative of feedback, and I will certainly pass on your compliments to Maree. Kind regards, Roger

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