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Really enjoyable family excursion

My family and I decided to stop in and check out this fantastic winery. We had heard so much about... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
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Beautiful Winery!

Yealands is an enormous winery situated about 1/2 hour south of Blenheim. Just travelling there is... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Orangeville, Ontario
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When Peter Yealands first discovered a little-known, but spectacular, corner of Marlborough, an incredible story began to unfold. By 08.08.08, through a bold vision and a capacity for sheer hard work that few could comprehend, Peter was standing...more
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Corner of Seaview and Reserve Roads, Seddon 7285, New Zealand
+64 3-575 7618 ext. 7300
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I decided to stop in and check out this fantastic winery. We had heard so much about the eco friendly way in which they try and sustainably operate a large winery/vineyard operation . The self drive around the estate was a highlight...More

1  Thank Twochilledoutkiwis
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Yealands is an enormous winery situated about 1/2 hour south of Blenheim. Just travelling there is an experience in itself. Before arriving at the winery, you travel snake your way through large hills that make you think you are on the moon. Once through the...More

3  Thank Mugsy1703
Reviewed 4 April 2018

What a stunning place! The approach amongst the vines along the road is lovely, the winery itself offers a lovely tasting area and sells very limited picnic supplies (cheese and crackers, crisps). The ‘white road’ tour is fabulous with the most stunning views - an...More

1  Thank 4xWandering_Kiwis
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This a must see winery in the Marlborough Region. It’s a hidden gem on the coastal side of Seddon, turn off from SH1 and you won’t be disappointed. Beautiful, yet functional, building, environmental standards kept high. Great short video of the operation. We drove around...More

2  Thank classicchch
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Yealands estate is extensive and beautiful. There is a White road self drive tour of the estate which is well worth taking . It takes you round the estate with information points and stunning views. There are picnic spots along the route and lots of...More

1  Thank Sheila K
Reviewed 29 March 2018

I was utterly amazed what Yealands has done in 10 years time. One should visit this winery not only for its wines but for the innovative aspects of the vineyard and winery. One must watch the video before tasting the wine and touring the vineyards....More

1  Thank wdewaal
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We visited here off our cruise ship. The drive was through lovely countryside. The winery sits on the cliffs and rolling hills next to the sea. The wine tasting was a bit disorganized as nobody greeted us when we came through the front door with...More

1  Thank vickie s
Reviewed 13 March 2018

stopped here on a shore excursion. enjoyed the movie about how the winery is committed to being sustainable. then did the wine tasting. the first wines were good but the tawny was exceptional. bought two bottles to bring back to the States.

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

An amazing place to visit and taste wine. The drive is terrific and they made it with beautiful scenery.

Thank Serajis
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

If you’re into wine this is a visit well worth taking. Take the White Road Tour which takes you round the estate so that you can see the various vines. The estate ethos is sustainability and eco-friendly so that as well as the grapes you...More

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Zeta H
19 October 2015|
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Response from Jennobie | Property representative |
Hi there - from Picton it would be approximately 45 minutes to one hours drive out to Yealands Estate and you could definitely make your own way out here - it is a beautiful scenic drive. If you decided to use a tour bus I... More
Marnix L
18 August 2015|
Response from Jennobie | Property representative |
Hi there - we don't have a restaurant/cafe sorry - we do have a lovely self-drive of the vineyard and many areas where you can have a picnic - other than that there is The Store in Kekerengu (about halfway between here and... More