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Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc.

1568 Penticton Ave, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 2N5, Canada
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Fun people, great wineries.

It was a fun, laugh filled experience (my first time) with great hosts. The wineries were well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wedding11182015
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Vancouver, Canada
A great day on the Naramata bench

My friend and I spent the day with Karen, Raina (a new guide, formerly with a winery) and another... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pat D
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At Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc. it is our goal to create a fun, exciting, unforgettable experience while you explore the Okanagan and all the hidden gems within. Come share our excitement and enthusiasm. What better way to do that than to “Relax & Lounge while we drive you around!” Seats fill up fast so book your tour today!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1568 Penticton Ave, Penticton, British Columbia V2A 2N5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a fun, laugh filled experience (my first time) with great hosts. The wineries were well chosen. We stopped and were given a lovely charcouterie luncheon at one of the wineries looking over a beautiful lake view. An experience to be had again! Thank...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I spent the day with Karen, Raina (a new guide, formerly with a winery) and another couple who were really delightful. We visited 5 wineries and had a picnic lunch on a beautiful terrace at Mocojo vineyards, overlooking the lake. The wineries...More

Thank Pat D
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Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to meet you both and we enjoyed our day with you too. We love doing smaller tours so we can keep it intimate and special for those on board creating a Grape Day just for you! Thanks for being a part...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a group of 5 women looking for a fun day of wine tasting. We wanted something casual and fun and we sure found it with Karen. The ride was comfortable. The conversation was informative. The day was fantastic. We opted for lunch included...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did two days of touring with Grape friends. Day 1 with Karen was very fun, she is knowledgeable and recommended some great wines/wineries. It took a while for me to sort out dates with her (due to my schedule... not her)... and she was...More

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Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the Grape Feedback!! We love sharing the day with our Grape Friends and Lunch is part of the experience. We communicate that with future tour that book with us. We have never had that come up in the last 8 years that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Karen was fantastic at organizing *and reorganizing* us! Our group had a few issues here and there in the run up to the tour, but she never made us feel like we were a pain and was always willing to help us out and offer...More

Thank Emma N
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Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh Emma, Ron and I are so happy that everything came together for you and your group!! We always try to make everything work out the best way possible for everyone. Grape to hear that you did have a Grape Day with Grape Friends!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Karen treated my wife and I to a great wine tour. Being somewhat new to wine tasting Karen took her time to get to know our tastes and what kind of experience we wanted. She was quite knowledgeable (often more so than the staff at...More

Thank J0shL
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Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed your day with us!! We love taking our Grape Friends to some Hidden Gems out there that folks may not know about and spending the time sharing the views, knowledge and great wine!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such an amazing time on our wine tour with Grape Friends! The best part was how accommodating Karen and Ron were. They customized a tour based on our needs and brought us to some real gems of Naramata. Karen has a lot of...More

Thank andreacyr06
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Karen D, Owner at Grape Friends Lounge & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to spend the day with you and the ladies. I loved the pics too. There was always time for a photo opp lol Looking forward to the next time you are here so we can do it all over again! Yeah!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a family group in town for a wedding weekend and wanted to include a half day wine tasting tour while in the area. We contacted a couple of companies to inquire about tours and quickly settle on Grape Friends. Karen was enthusiastic and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Karen is a super lovely lady who is enthusiastic about what she does and what she does is share with you the winery gems of the area. She made sure at all times that the day was running smoothly. She shared facts with us, laughed...More

Thank Ally I
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time we have used Grape Friends and they were just as good as the first time. Ron was a great guide, providing us with detail of each winery. We toured smaller wineries in Naramata and all of them were unique and...More

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Cindy K
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Response from Sonja V | Reviewed this property |
Best thing is to contact Karen directly by email. You'll find it on their homepage She will provide all needed information, We did the tour beginning of June and it was just my husband and me, I booked the tour May.
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