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Wither Hills

211 New Renwick Road, Blenheim RD2, New Zealand
64 3578 4036
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Ranked #5 of 41 Activities in Blenheim
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink

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whakatane
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47 reviews 47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

We went to do the little 'Vine to Wine' tour and had the most enjoyable hour or so you could imagine. I wish I could remember the name of the lovely lady who showed us around (she was a chardonnay fan!) who was knowledgeable and interesting, but kept the atmosphere light and relaxed. The wine tasting was great and I... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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43 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This fabulous winery has a slew of wines to try, and they're happy to spend as much time with you and let you taste as many wines as you'd like. My husband and I visited late morning on a weekday in early November with our 11 month old son. They were very welcoming and even showed us their play area... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

It would be a waste if whilst visiting the Marlborough Valley you did not take time out to visit one of the local winery. We chose Wither Hills as it combined all the elements we wanted to cover during our visit. It has a great restuarant where you can; sample their wine together with great food, have a wine tasting... More 

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Ballina, New South Wales, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Wow! The Wither Hills winery is truly amazing and a must visit. We were lucky enough to have a tour of the facility which supported the winemaking experience. The staff were friendly and knowledgable. It would appear this winery is one of the biggest, if not the largest, so had a selection of wines to sample. We did stay for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Visited winery on a gourmet wine tour with sounds connection which I would also definitely recommend. Our personal guide Samara was wonderful teaching us all the ins and outs. Wine was the best we tasted. Winery itself was very picturesque. A must inclusion if u visiting the Marlborough wine region.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Wither Hills Winery is located in New Renwick Road just outside Blenheim approximately 5 minutes drive (4km) The winery is set against a backdrop of the beautiful Wither Hills ranges and the outside façade is very impressive & modern. We enjoyed tasting the white & red wines as Wither Hills wines are one of our favourite's from NZ. The restaurant... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Wine tasting offered by Dennise. Fantastic experience, very knowledgeable lady who listened to out tastes and responded to them getting us to try wines we normally would not and so changed our ideas on two wines, especially Chardonnay. Great wines and lovely location.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a lovely family lunch,excellent wine,great outdoor area with view over vineyard ,could have spent hours there .

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Craigavon, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

This is an excellent cellar door experience. Views are great staff are friendly and knowledgeable. The wines are great examples of Marlborough Sauvignon blanc

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Windermere, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

When you tour the Marlborough, NZ area wineries, make time to visit Wither Hills and enjoy the setting, the view, its architecture but most of all the excellent pinot noir wines they produce. We were treated to an enthusiastic presentation by Katrina who demonstrated the clarity of the wines by shining a light through the tasting glass onto a sheet... More 

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