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James' Hunter Valley Wine and Vineyard Tours

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Address: 18 The Glade, Singleton, New South Wales 2330, Australia
Phone Number: +61 437 151 500
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Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Description: James' Vineyard Tours operate small wine tours in our 12 seat minibuses...
James' Vineyard Tours operate small wine tours in our 12 seat minibuses within the Lower Hunter Valley area visiting the smaller hidden away boutique vineyards. We also stop for chocolate, cheese and olive oil tastings. Also available are private tours in our 4WD Land Cruiser allowing passengers to plan the day and timings as they wish or our dedicated driver/guide can arrange all or part of the day for you. Pickups available from Pokolbin, Lovedale, Branxton, Cessnock, Singleton and Broke.
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Pleasant tour on a lovely day

Enjoyed the tour with James. Especially liked that he visits different vineyards based on where the group has been.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We enjoyed the private tastings at the vineyards we visited. It was informative and a great way to visit the smaller boutique vineyards, plus cheese and chocolate tasting. Adrienne was our driver and was very friendly and attentive to our needs. A great day out - you get to enjoy the company of others on the tour and it's good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Enjoyed the tour with James. Especially liked that he visits different vineyards based on where the group has been.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

On a recent family trip to the Hunter Valley, we engaged James' Hunter Valley Wine and VIneyard Tours to provide us with a private, day-long winery tour. For four of our family members, it was their first time to the Hunter Valley, so we wanted to show them what was on offer, knowing both our and their taste in wine.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Had a great day out over the Easter weekend, James picked us up from Singleton at around 9:30am we collected the rest of the group and headed to the first boutique vineyard! After the trip I now know which types of wines I do and don't like! He drove us to lunch and we headed to a few more vineyards,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We started the day with a 9:30am pick up from our accommodation by our friendly driver Adrian, it was a full bus with three more pickups from other places nearby. When Adrian told us we would be visiting four vineyards we were initially disappointed however this was unnecessary as each tasting took around an hour and, instead of having to... More 

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Nadi, Fiji
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

thanks for a great day Adrienne. We experienced a side of the Hunter we haven't seen before. Small wineries with fantastic quality. Kerryn at Ernest Hills should be on the comedy circuit.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I had my Birthday on 26 March with James' Vineyard Tours. James was a real mine of local knowledge and took us to some beautiful boutique wineries. We got to sample not only some lovely wine, but local cheeses and chocolate. Lovely antipasto plate for lunch, and great company of Mark from Sydney and Jess from New York. Small group... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Brought my American girlfriend all the way to Australia and to the Hunter Valley for a taste of Australian Culture. James was a fantastic guide, very knowledgeable about the area and history and just a great guy to have a chat with. Will recommend to my friends and definitely book him again next time i come down.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We did a Hunter Valley full day wine tour with James on the weekend. It was a great day out. From being picked up at our accommodation to visiting 4 lovely wineries, cheese, chocolate and a nice lunch at Blaxlands, James made sure everyone was having a great time. Good group of people and a fun day out. Would definitely... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

A big Thanks to promoting us out here at Hollydene Estate. We appreciate the support to help bring business to the Upper Hunter.

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Additional Information about James' Hunter Valley Wine and Vineyard Tours

Address: 18 The Glade, Singleton, New South Wales 2330, Australia
Phone Number: +61 437 151 500
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Singleton
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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