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With more than 40 wineries, Prince Edward County is Ontario's newest wine destination! Treat yourself to a day with friends or family on one of our wine tours or specialty tours. Let us help you discover some of Ontario's finest vineyards or spend a...more
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57 Main Street, Bloomfield, Ontario K0K 2T0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a private tour for just two people hoping for an intimate and educational time - we had Wolf as our guide and it was a fantastic tour! We were able to get to six wineries (!!) in our half day tour. He was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your private wine tour with Wolf and he was able to offer personalized experience with the wineries that you visited. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we hope to host you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the full-day wine tour for my mother and godmother’s birthdays, and it was a wonderful, memorable day. Larry, our guide, was very knowledgeable about the region and wineries and he went out of his way to make sure our day was special. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Genevieve, thank you for taking a tour with us to celebrate two special birthdays. We're very happy to hear that Larry was able to provide an informative tour experience, plus make the day fun and memorable! We appreciate your feedback and hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we had a lovely wine tour this past weekend celebrating 2 special birthdays. Jordanna, the manager, is so easy to work with and super pleasant. the tour was great with flexibility for a couple of extra stops for cheese and groceries! limo was clean and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

It was a pleasure helping your group design your ideal tour. We are thrilled that you chose to celebrate with us and enjoyed your wine tour - we strive to be as flexible and accommodating as possible so we're glad to hear that Chris was...More

Reviewed December 20, 2018

Our group of 12 ladies had the BEST time on our half-day wine tour. Dave was knowledgeable and fun, while also being respectful and leaving us to do our own exploring at each location. We got to play music on the bus and have a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jess, thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad to hear that your group enjoyed your tour with Dave and got to experience a variety of PEC's unique wineries. It was a pleasure assisting you during the planning process....More

Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

My three besties and I had a RARE weekend to be together. We booked a wine tour knowing that we would bring the joy. We didn’t know that Larry would be EQUAL to our joy. He made a wonderful afternoon fabulous! Great knowledge of wines,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

This review depicts Larry perfectly, he sure knows his stuff! We're so glad he was such a great fit for your group and you had a memorable tour experience together. Thank you for taking the time to write a review - we hope to host...More

Reviewed December 3, 2018

Do yourself a favour and book your wine tour with Sandbanks Tours and definitely ask for Larry to be your guide! His knowledge of the area, the people and obviously the wineries, is unparalleled - he kept our small group entertained while keeping us on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your review Patty! We are so pleased to hear that he was able to offer a personalized experience for your group and go above and beyond to make it so memorable - Larry certainly is a star! We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

We just returned from a girls’ weekend away in Prince Edward County and the highlight had to be our winery tour with Sandbanks. We were lucky enough to have Larry as our guide and couldn’t have asked for a better afternoon! He was so knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Kelly, thank you for your review! We are thrilled to hear that you had such a great tour experience with Larry and were able to learn lots about PEC along the way. Looking forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed November 23, 2018

We've booked a full day tour online for the Saturday. Larry our tour guide was professional, punctual and very knowledgeable on the region and the wineries. He went above and beyond in ensuring we had a great time. His relationship with the winery owners which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your guided tour around PEC, and that Larry was able to provide such a special experience. We hope to host you again soon. Cheers, Jordanna

Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a great tour with Larry. He is a great host and very knowledgeable about the county and all it has to offer! Each of our stops offered great tastings, some with pairings. We would definitely tour with Larry and sandbanks again!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2018

Hi Theo, thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Larry. We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Jordanna

Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I had a great experience at Sandbank Tours. We booked a half day tour online and the driver was punctual and very knowledgeable. He went above and beyond and took us to way more wineries than expected, which was a great experience....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jordanna_SBVT, Manager at Sandbanks Vacations & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2018

Thank you for touring with us! We're very happy that you enjoyed the experience. Looking forward hosting you again soon! Cheers, Jordanna

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Leigh L
March 12, 2018|
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We went to East & Main. We all enjoyed our lunches and the server was fun. The restaurant has a very upbeat atmosphere.
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eldiviMontreal
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Jordanna_SBVT | Property representative |
Hi eldiviMon, We would recommend taking advantage of our stay & play package which includes a 2 nights stay at one of our rental properties with a half day wine tour. You are welcome to extend this stay and include a lunch... More
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bhofstee
May 22, 2017|
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Response from nicoledascenz | Reviewed this property |
We had 19 girls. $100 per person + tax and we tipped separately at each winery and tipped our driver separately as well. It was great because they took cash or CC so everyone could pay on their own! The driver took care of... More
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