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Moana Park Winery

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The best wine tasting we have tried in NZ. Leisurely tasting good variety and lovely informative... read more

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Recommended by Friends and hotel owner. Arrived in a picturesque court yard, to be meet by great... read more

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Moana Park is a highly awarded boutique winery in Hawke's Bay with a focus on natural winemaking. The 100% New Zealand, family-owned winery is situated 5km from Taradale, drawing fruit from prime vineyards including Gimblett Road and the surrounding...more
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530 Puketapu Road | Taradale, Napier 4083, New Zealand
+64 6-844 8269
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best wine tasting we have tried in NZ. Leisurely tasting good variety and lovely informative owner and staff. Wine very good. The cheese board was excellent to. Nice location.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommended by Friends and hotel owner. Arrived in a picturesque court yard, to be meet by great hosts. 1st visit. we had book the tour of the vineyard, Shown the vineyard, the wine making area, crushing, tanks, blending area, bottling and finally the tasting area,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ssdancer
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The wines themselves are outstanding second to none. But, the whole atmosphere and buzz of this place is outstanding. The platters are also excellent. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank davidbrock-jest
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Finaly a place were hospitality is the key. We were made feel welcome with an introduction to the history of the place. The tasting experience was done with passion as it should be. As far as the wines no other words that SPLENDID. Just amazing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

The gentleman who greeted us was very friendly. He adapted the wines to our tastes - my friend preferring whites & me reds. Though the Viognier was spectacular, we both agreed. We were offered homemade bread too. They ship wines to your home as they’re...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Lubylou31
Reviewed 7 July 2018

This winery was the second stop on our morning tour. They specialize here in wines for vegans (which we are not) but we nevertheless enjoyed the wine and it was also interesting to hear how these wine are produced to suit vegan tastes. The area...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Visited this as part of an organised wine tour and think it was probably the best. Very relaxed and welcoming. Very knowledgeable staff, warm and helpful. Learnt more here than at any other winery. Very good wine too, had never tried organic wine before but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank lizh215
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We stopped here on our way to Napier based on the other good reviews. We were warmly welcomed as soon as we got there. Since it was a beautiful day they moved our tasting to an outside table. We learned about the winery, the wines,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lauren_abriani
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Visited as part of our Gold Reserve tour. This winery produces wines that are suitable for vegans (I an not) but the wines are fantastic for all very good Whites and Reds I will be shipping some to the UK. Trevor was an expert and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank martin g
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Moana pride themselves on making natural additive free wines. Well made wines from their own and other small estates in the Hawke's Bay area - good Pinot Gris, Rose (Merlot) and Viognier all at reasonable prices. Snacked on fresh walnuts during our tasting - lovely....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Give us a bell at the winery 06 8448269