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Manousakis Winery

Vatolakkos, Crete 730 05, Greece
+30 2821 078787
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Small, cosy and friendly

Extremely friendly and professional staff. Our 11 month old baby got the best service! Great wines... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WilleK1
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Oulu, Finland
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A pleasant way to spend an afternoon!

Set in a beautiful location, the winery tasting tour was a lovely experience. We were taken on a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tony J
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Please note that all tours are by appointment only, Monday to Sunday 10:00-18:00. Please inquire about our different tour options. Our winery is open year round to visitors who wish to enjoy a tour of our facilities, as well as a full tasting of all available Nostos Wines. The Manousakis Winery is located in the village of Vatolakkos, 20 minutes outside of the town of Chania. All of our wines are organically grown with a focus in local as well as Rhone grape varietals.
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Vatolakkos, Crete 730 05, Greece
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+30 2821 078787
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Extremely friendly and professional staff. Our 11 month old baby got the best service! Great wines and cheese. Got the tour which was fun, even though the winery itself is quite small.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set in a beautiful location, the winery tasting tour was a lovely experience. We were taken on a tour around the facilities, the pressing, storing, bottling etc. Seated in an outdoor dining area surrounded by groves of lime, olives and limes we were told a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with the family (5 total) to see the winery after coming here several years ago. They do the wine tasting in a different building now, which looks very nice. We also ended up eating some Mezze (several small dishes for the table), which...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The drive to this winery from Chania city was easy, through a valley of citrus groves with signs along the way. The winery is in a beautiful setting. We were treated to several delicious wines and something to munch on in between. Our server Greg...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manousakis is something for those of us living in Crete to be very proud about. A home-grown success story, a family business concentrating on producing high quality wines, this winery is very stylish, smart, elegant & at the same time so warm, relaxing & welcoming....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Om approach through the little villages you are struck by the nature and variety that the island of Crete has to offer. A quick excursion to taste the local wine soon turned into a wonderful exploration of the variety vistas and cuisine. The wine farm...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

take your time to enjoy magic moments in a peaceful and beautiful location in the countryside of Vatolakkos, Chania. Beautiful place, cozy venue, excellent local dishes and excellent wine, of corse! Lefteris gave me an amazing and interesting tour of the winery and its fantastic...More

Thank Paolo S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easily one of the best wineries in Crete. We tasted 8 different varietals, all of which had their merits. The grounds and tasting room are impressive as well. We left with several purchases and have been enjoying them on our trip. Superb whites, tasty rosés,...More

1  Thank soulart99
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our third time in Crete and even though we are a group of 7 and it is not easy to organize activities we visited Manousakis winery to taste the well known Nostos wines. We tried to book through the website and the response...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2018

Very cozy, calm and beautiful place! You can taste 5 types of wine for 8 euro or 8 types for 15 euro. we were spanding a lot of hours there because it was very very calmly to sit near the bar, drink very tasty wine,...More

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Shakira S
March 5, 2018|
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Response from Alexandra M | Property representative |
Hello, we are currently updating our website so bookings can be done via e-mail or phone. Just let us know what day and time you are thinking to come (tours are offered daily at 10,12, 2 and 4). We offer a simple tasting and... More
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Shakira S
March 5, 2018|
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Response from TOB_HH | Reviewed this property |
Book via the winery website. There are several options. We had an option which included lunch, and the food was very good.
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Jonathan C
August 31, 2017|
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Response from Junior22Red | Reviewed this property |
cannot remember the exact cost but we paid between 5-7 euros per person and enjoyed a wonderful small tour and 5 different wines. The time we spent there was so relaxing. it is a good trip that could be compined with the... More
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