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Address: Kitchener Street, Martinborough 5741, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64 6 306 9019
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10:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

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Wine tasting

Was nice to re-visit this place as it'd been awhile. We did a wine tasting which was nice & relaxed & informal yet informative not pressured to buy anything. The wine tasting fee... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Fifi L
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Wellington, New Zealand
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108 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was nice to re-visit this place as it'd been awhile. We did a wine tasting which was nice & relaxed & informal yet informative not pressured to buy anything. The wine tasting fee was a bit ambiguous with very small signs that stated "wine information fee $5" (which we never have a problem with paying) it's just nice to know... More 

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Thank Fifi L
Whangarei, New Zealand
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201 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

A must for wine tasting. So good I bought some wine and very very nice a reasonably priced. I have actually been here a couple of times as the staff are great and the atmosphere good as well

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2 Thank Anne255371
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41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Knowledgeable manager and she poured generous tastings. Lovely atmosphere with no pressure to purchase. (Although we did!, just too tasty not too). Nice sauvignon Blanc and Pinot noir very smooth.

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1 Thank catdaw
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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96 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We had a lovely lady serve us with our wine tasting and was most knowledgeable. The wines were superb and we all purchased wine to take home. Lovely setting

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Thank NZcouple_12
Taumarunui
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86 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We left this winery until last as we are so glad we did as it was well worth. The staff are so friendly and helpful and love a good laugh. The wines are soooo yummy and you just have to buy one or two or three or more!!!!!!

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1 Thank KevTaumarunui
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Sold us an open bottle of sauvignon blanc rather than the bottle of pinot noir we ordered and paid for (which was more expensive). On top of that we wanted to do the tasting but got pretty much forgotten about. Understaffed and disappointing.

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Thank Emm75
Pallisermba, Guest Relations Manager at Palliser Estate Winery, responded to this review

We are very sorry for your bad experience and apologise for the error made on a very busy day. We have made contact privately to arrange for the correct wine to be sent plus a complimentary bottle for them to enjoy. More 

San Francisco, California, USA
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499 reviews
103 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

My wife and I were totally impressed with this winery. We rated it the absolute best wine maker across rose', reisling, bubbles and chardy. It's 5 minute bike ride out of the Village and a resainable place to bring afternoon picnic. Certainly a GREAT place to stock up on the best locally produced wines.

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Thank HaljoHal
Yallingup, Australia
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38 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Having visited a number of wineries around the Napier - Hastings area we had a very high opinion of the wines and people entrusted with promoting this hugely important aspect of tourism in NZ. Sadly our experience at Palliser in Martinborough left a lot to be desired with the lady at the tasting counter giving us the impression she did... More 

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Thank Steve C
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

The loveliest of the wineries in Martinborough with a beautiful courtyard filled with white roses and spreading trees. Palliser does everything with style and they have a superb range to taste. I recommend making a day of it and booking yourself to join a cooking class with chef Jo Crabb of the Careme Cooking School.

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Thank Caroline P
Brazil
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73 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

All their wines are great. We really enjoyed the tasting, and hope to have the chance to do their cooking classes one day!

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Thank Leo79t

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