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Moana Park Winery

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Address: 530 Puketapu Road, Napier 4083, New Zealand
Phone Number: 06 844 8269
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Moana Park is a highly awarded boutique winery in Hawke's Bay with a focus...

Moana Park is a highly awarded boutique winery in Hawke's Bay with a focus on low allergen, natural winemaking. The family-owned winery is situated 5km from Taradale in the western hills of Hawke's Bay, drawing fruit from prime vineyards including Gimblett Road and Dartmoor valley. The cellar door team aim to provide a unique, casual experience with a focus on spreading their passion for great wine to anyone who will listen – come and enjoy a relaxed tasting in the valley surrounds without all the pomp. Moana Park's cellar door is open daily for wine tastings, BYO picnics (feel free to use the BBQ!), functions and events.

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Easily the best cellar door in HB

Moana Park is by far the best cellar door in the Hawkes Bay. Whenever we stop in, we are always treated personally, never rushed and always leave with the car stocked up! Friends... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Amy891
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Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Moana Park is by far the best cellar door in the Hawkes Bay. Whenever we stop in, we are always treated personally, never rushed and always leave with the car stocked up! Friends and family love this place when we take them and they always end up shipping plenty of Moana goodies back to the UK. Such great value wine... More 

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Havelock North, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Called as part of a tour with Odyssey Tours (recommend them) - not our first visit to Moana but interesting - shown around the winery and tasted several wines that were very enjoyable. Settled on one and had it while we had a picnic lunch. Very friendly and welcoming. Definitely worth a visit

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Concord, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Your only dilemma will be which wines to buy. The knowledgable server gave great explanations of the 8 wines she served us, and this is the only winery I've ever been to that had a box of toys to keep our granddaughter occupied so we could enjoy the wine tasting experience. Two thumbs up and free on top of it.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

A great product with his reds being fantastic flavourful wines with minimal sulphur added.Had to buy some to send back to Aus they are so good!The White we had was also of excellent quality all at reasonable prices.Sensational

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Thank bunsy64
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

An add on to our tour of the region and I had not historically rated special needs wine (a family term of endearment). Tasting was delicious, host hilarious. Bought wine and the port which was epic. Sipping it as I write this undeservedly short review. Chastising myself for not buying two bottles!!!

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Thank Hannah H
Taupo, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

The Chardonnay was Fantastic and the Tawny Port is the best I've tried Well done hope to be back in the future

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Thank deanfleming2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Brought my parents to the winery during a road trip. The lady at the wine cellar gave excellent customer service, unbelievably friendly and informative without bogging you down with too much jargon. The wines were all delicious, and we left with three bottles!

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Tunbridge Wells
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

This vineyard does not use the usual preservatives in the wine ( such as Sulphites ) and it shows, such clear flavours, red or white. But if you get to the taste the tawny port, then you are really lucky ! Thank you to Hooters Vintage and Classic Car Hire, for you taking me in such an awesome car, and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Excellent location, fantastic host and most of all the best wine I've tried in the region! Definitely a must if your in the area looking for a great experience and knowledgeable wine maker! Thanks again!

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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

We visited this place because of the great TA reviews, and we were not disappointed! When we arrived we were warmly welcomed and started our wine tasting. The host was absolutely awesome. He was so friendly and you could clearly feel his passion for the wines. He was honest and made up for excellent conversation. Their wines were different and... More 

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