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Adgestone Vineyard

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Address: Upper Road, Sandown PO36 0ES, England
Phone Number: +44 1983 402882
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10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Description: England's oldest vineyard offering a great time for the whole family...
England's oldest vineyard offering a great time for the whole family. Vineyard and cellar tours with beautiful sea views. Treasure hunt for the children. Wine tasting, licensed cafe, Bed and Breakfast and more. Come and relax at Adgestone Vineyard.
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Most recent review
GREAT VINEYARD, LOVELY WINE, FOOD AND HOSTS

We met sarah and russ and they sat with us whilst we had coffee, a great café area, we did the vineyard tour which was very interesting, went into the cellers and lots of wine... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
sarahmtyrrell
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worksop
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worksop
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

We met sarah and russ and they sat with us whilst we had coffee, a great café area, we did the vineyard tour which was very interesting, went into the cellers and lots of wine tasting, free parking, easy to find, YOU MUST VISIT HERE

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Adgestone, Owner at Adgestone Vineyard, responded to this review

Hi Sarah & Craig Thank you for such a lovely review. It was nice meeting you both and hopefully you now have the unquenchable taste for English Wine. The new 2014 Blush is now bottled and on the shelf, so come on back and try out your new expert tasting techniques. x More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

A beautiful little vineyard with spectacular views and great customer service. The audio tour is a must. Also great tasting wines and food. A must for anyone visiting the Isle of Wight.

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Hednesford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
13 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Visited this Vineyard whilst on IOW for few days, the walk from main road is fairly steep but so worth it when you get to the top, views stunning & I believe cruise ships sailing across the Solent can be seen. We were warmly greeted by the owner Russell and enjoyed tasting different wines ranging from red through to their... More 

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Adgestone, Owner at Adgestone Vineyard, responded to this review

Hi Anita, thank you for your 'thumbs up' review. We look forward to seeing you again later this year. Sarah & Russell. More 

Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My stay at the vineyard was amazing, I loved it. I stayed with my friend and the room was top quality, containing everything I needed! The vineyard its-self was amazing too, I can't wait to go again !

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

Popped into the shop for 10 minutes as had never tried English wine before and had seen signs for the vineyard. Had a warm welcome and sampled some wine (I highly recommend the cherry wine, of which I bought a bottle). It would be great to go back when the weather is warmer and wine is being produced.

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orpington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We only had a quick visit with a coach party of 40 people so we were somewhat lost in the crowd.The very instructive talk of the wine making process from locally grown fruit vines was augmented with a taste of all varieties produced.After the talk opportunity to view wine in the process of production was possible, but we had to... More 

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Popped out last weekend for a look around. New owners have re furbished and done quite a bit of work. Nice small cafe/deli with a nice selection of cakes and light bites. Wine that is made on site is on offer to taste along with some other tasty products that they make on site and are made by local producers.... More 

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Adgestone, Owner at Adgestone Vineyard, responded to this review

Its always great for both of us to read a 5 star review from a "senior contributor". Thank you for taking the time to add us to your reviews. With such a good 2014 harvest, we both really hope you come back in 2015 to try our new vintage. The new Blush has an amazing aroma and a beautiful "baby... More 

Norwich
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We loved this vineyard and completely preferred this to Rosemary Vineyard which was larger and attracted coach parties. We took the self guided audio tour with tasting and would definitely recommend this. We enjoyed the wine and purchased a number of bottles to take away. For lunch we enjoyed the meze with a nice glass of wine on the terrace... More 

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Adgestone, Owner at Adgestone Vineyard, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a kind review. Sorry it took so long to respond, we have been dealing with the harvest, new wine making and juggling between running the vineyard and attending the Christmas food shows & markets. We are so glad you both enjoyed your time here and really hope you come back... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We visited the vineyard with my South African inlaws (pops is a big wine buff), in the shop we were keen to taste (not quaff) wine from the vineyard with the intention of buying a bottle or two. The lady poured what can be described as a teaspoon of wine to taste (sniff was more realistic), I could not make... More 

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Adgestone, Owner at Adgestone Vineyard, responded to this review

Davey, We are genuinely sorry you didn't enjoy your visit with us. We try very hard to make everybody feel they are our only customer and in most instances, we have been recognised for it. Having a tasting table in the shop is a challenging thing to manage when it gets busy. Our staff are trained to give samples of... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Both Sarah and Russell are very welcoming cannot do enough for you.. wines are fantastic and well worth the tour around the vineyard very interesting. It is well worth a stay as it is very peaceful and relaxing such a lovely place.

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Adgestone, Manager at Adgestone Vineyard, responded to this review

Thank you, we are both really pleased you enjoyed your time here. It's so beautiful on a clear day, watching the cruise liners in the bay with a glass of wine in hand!! The live Sunday music adds a nice touch as well. Thanks again for making the effort to tell others. Russ & Sarah Adgestone Vineyard More 

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