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Odyssey New Zealand

228 reviews
Hastings, New Zealand
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About Odyssey New Zealand
Hawke's Bay's Leading Wine & Gourmet Experiences. We provide interactive tours designed to awaken every sense. Built around Hawkes Bays internationally acclaimed wine and food industry, we encourage your input so we can cater the Odyssey experience to your own personal interests and desires. Choose from: "A Wine & Gourmet Odyssey" including - Wine Tasting 4-5 Wineries, Gourmet Platter at Top Winery Restaurant (4pm), Sightseeing with Fully Guided Commentary, Vine to Glass Experience. "The Odyssey Experience" including - Wine Tasting 6-7 Wineries, Fully Guided Tour of the Church Road Winery, Wine Museum & Tom McDonald Cellar, Lunch with Wine at Mission Estate, Behind the scenes tour of a boutique winery, Sightseeing with Fully Guided Scenery, Vine to Glass Experience, Gourmet Platter at Top Winery Restaurant. "A Twilight Odyssey" - The world's only Progressive Three Course Winery Dinner at NZ’s Top Winery Restaurants including - Sightseeing with Fully Guided Commentary, Interactive Wine Tasting, Champagne Sunset from Te Mata Peak, Wine with Dinner, Desserts & Dessert Wine,Tea/Coffee.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well what a Fabulous time my two lovely cousins and I had with the Wonderful Graham on Saturday! Graham was born to be a (wine) tour guide - he was extremely knowledgeable, polite and an absolute gentleman. The three of us had the most fantastic...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kerry G
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Kerry, what an awesome review! Greatly appreciated. It makes the team here at Odyssey New Zealand feel so good to know they are doing a fantastic job and that our guests are walking away having truly enjoyed themselves. Our mission statement is to "enrich...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Odyssey Experience Hawke's Bay was great. I couldn't believe how much wine we were able to sample during this day-long activity. Our driver and all the folks we met at the wineries were top notch. Our driver/guide was informative and funny. Odyssey picks you...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking your valuable time to share your experience with us. I’m delighted you had a great time with our guide and at the venues! I hope we can be of service again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this tour because we enjoy wine and good food and hated the thought of having to drive! Our tour, the Twilight Odyssey, was a progressive dinner at top wineries: Oak Estate, (charcuterie platter) Craggy Range (main course with choice of entrée) , Mission...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking your valuable time to provide your feedback. Our feedback for this product is normally excellent so I have taken a great deal of time to research this feedback with all our staff. The Twilight Odyssey is a progressive dinner across the...More

Reviewed May 9, 2019

Excellent from pick up at our hotel, to the last drop! I cannot praise our guide enough - from the seaside town of Bradford! We were a small group of 4 and had a wonderful experience. If you are in the area, you must do...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jan S
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2019

Hi Jan, thank you for your wonderful review. I'm delighted to hear you had such a wonderful time. We are ver fortunate to have an awesome team of guides here at Odyssey and I am grateful for all the great experiences they provide. I hope...More

Reviewed April 24, 2019

After arriving on a cruise ship we went to the visitors centre and whilst there were many options offering similar tours, we were impressed by the 'salesman' who promised this trip was the best one in a luxury bus that was amazing and we would...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bel M
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2019

Hi, the Top Tastes tour is a product of a different company called Xcursion cruise ship excursions. This is the tripadvisor for Odyssey New Zealand Winery Tours. You will see from our website www.odysseynz.com that there is no Top Tastes tour.

Reviewed April 15, 2019

Really good locations, great food and wine plus a friendly knowledgeable host. Thouroughly recommended

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Date of experience: April 2019
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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thanks for taking your valuable time to leave us this review. Glad to hear you had a great experience.

Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

Mum and I went on the ‘Odyssey Twilight Wine Tour’, and it was absolutely beyond fantastic. We went to three of the best wineries in the Napier area. The first winery we had a delicious platter and four or five wine tastings, the next one...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to let us know how much fun you had on our Twilight Odyssey. We are fortunate mohave such wonderful venues to showcase and an amazing team who go all the way to ensure your experience is as enjoyable as possible....More

Reviewed April 5, 2019

We were picked up from our hotel at 1730 hours - there were two comfortable mini buses to takes us on our tour. This was quite a large group and was made up of many travel agents from America who were on a "fact finding"...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. This is an amazing tour and we are grateful for your custom. I hope you make it back to this wonderful region of ours and maybe the weather gods will be a bit friendlier so you can experience the...More

Reviewed April 3, 2019

We enjoyed our progressive dinner hosted by Carl from Odyssey New Zealand. Carl is very personable and professional. Having worked early in his career at Craggy Range, he was able to share insights regarding the wine industry in the Hawkes Bay area. We started the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Patrick O
Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thank you for such an in depth review of our Twilight Odyssey with Carl. It is a wonderful product and Carl does an amazing job for us. Glad to hear you also revisited the Mission Estate as it is a stunning venue being New Zealand's...More

Reviewed March 25, 2019

We have enjoyed a great winetour with our host Sam last week. We had an extremely nice evening with great wines of course. We visited three beautiful and very different wine Locations, such as : - Oak Estate - CraggyRange - Mission Of course the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Gareth_OdysseyNZ, Owner at Odyssey New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2019

Hi Sandra & Christian, Thank you for the wonderful feedback. Great to hear you had a wonderful evening with Odyssey and Sam. The venues we use are truly world class and all very different from boutique to iconic. Have a safe journey back to Switzerland...More

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Response from Gareth_OdysseyNZ | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. The Twilight Odyssey is still available. To book please use contact form on our website to email and provide guest names, accommodation details for pick up and a contact mobile number. I'll then... More
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Hi Chucky, I don't really understand the question. I have not complained about our tours.
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