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Scarborough Wine Co

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179 Gillards Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 7563
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Best Value & Great Fun

We booked the wine tasting for a group of 8 on a Saturday and it was perfect. The staff were very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sydney112
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Sydney
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Great tasting experience

We had the rating package with complimentary cheese platter. The overall experience was great, with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tulipkiss
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Singapore, Singapore
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Please be aware that we are generally unable to take walk-in groups over 8 people if not booked prior to arrival.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crackers” (34 reviews)
“pinot noir” (21 reviews)
“small cheese” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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179 Gillards Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4998 7563
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"crackers"
in 34 reviews
"pinot noir"
in 21 reviews
"small cheese"
in 13 reviews
"tasting experience"
in 30 reviews
"dried fruit"
in 10 reviews
"cheese and biscuits"
in 13 reviews
"cellar door"
in 44 reviews
"were seated at a table"
in 4 reviews
"hunter valley"
in 67 reviews
"late harvest"
in 7 reviews
"entire range"
in 5 reviews
"lovely cheese"
in 7 reviews
"tasting notes"
in 6 reviews
"full range"
in 4 reviews
"personal service"
in 6 reviews
"excellent tasting"
in 4 reviews
"knowledgeable staff"
in 9 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the wine tasting for a group of 8 on a Saturday and it was perfect. The staff were very friendly and really know their stuff, they took us through 3 lots of tastings and each had the most amazing cheese platter or small...More

Thank Sydney112
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Sally S, Manager at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share how much you enjoyed your SIP Experience. It is a new addition to our tastings at Scarborough so it is wonderful to hear that you really enjoyed it. We look forward to seeing you when you are...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the rating package with complimentary cheese platter. The overall experience was great, with friendly staff and good wines.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to do some wine tasting at the Scarborough and found the staff very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable about their wines. You get to choose from several tasting options, depending on your love of wines. We chose the "Off-Shot" which allowed us to taste 4...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Fabulous sat down tasting 3 different tastings to choose from. Excellent wine great choices & very friendly & informative staff, one not to be missed!

Thank Julia6080
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Sally S, Owner at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi Julia, Thank you for taking a moment to review your cellar door experience. It is always lovely to hear, so thank you. Cheers Sally Scarborough

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was a repeat visit & it was again delightful. We cycled here & one of us opted for the Classic Wine Tasting, the other for the Obsessive WT (respectively 10 & 12 different wines). We sat on the terrace overlooking the gardens & enjoyed...More

Thank Sarah C
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Sally S, General Manager at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks Sarah for your review and glad to see that you have come back to visit us again - we love it when people enjoy themselves so much that they come back. We look forward to seeing you when you are next in the Hunter...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This winery is just a different ball game to the rest. It is by far the most beautiful grounds, with spectacular views! They offer various wine tasting experiences, each generously priced and come with a cheeseboard, which includes local cheeses (and that was delicious too!)....More

Thank PatriciaFl2
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Sally S, Manager at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi Patricia, I just love your review - we should see if we can get Trip Advisor to add an extra star when 5 is just not enough :) Thank you very much for your lovely review and Lou was really chuffed to have such...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Nice winery, beautiful outlook. Unfortunately our experience was marred by a really rowdy group of blokes. Struggled to hear the lady who was informing us about the wines.More

Thank Em B
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Sally S, General Manager at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi Em, Thank you for your review but sorry to hear about the rowdy group near you - I understand that an experience like that can often put a downer on an otherwise great time. Hopefully we will see you when you are back in...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

The location of Scarborough is stunning, and the whole tasting experience is very professional and enjoyable. The team are friendly and knowledgeable and there was a great atmosphere. We had limited time in the Hunter Valley so only managed to do two tasting sessions and...More

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Sally S, General Manager at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on your experience with us - it is always wonderful to to know when people enjoy their time with us. We look forward to seeing you when you are next in the the Hunter. Cheers...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Had been visiting the vinery in Hunter Valley, I have to say this place is totally amazing, as it have the complimentary tasting, with a staff who is showing you with a cheese platter and a nice scenery. This place is a must to come...More

Thank Wea M
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Sally S, General Manager at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review - we look forward to seeing you when you are back in the gorgeous Hunter Valley again. Cheers Sally Scarborough

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We went to Scarborough Vineyard for some wine tasting during March. There were 6 adults, a preschooler and a baby. We were lucky the weather was fantastic and the gardens were beautifully manicured with fabulous photo opportunities. The tasting was seated around a table with...More

Thank windsurfer21
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Sally S, General Manager at Scarborough Wine Co, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for your review - we really do pride ourselves on creating a unique and enjoyable experience at Scarborough and it is wonderful that you've taken the time to share it. We hope you can make it back when you are next in the...More

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Tammy C
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Response from Howard D | Reviewed this property |
Gillard is the original, very picturesque and far more intimate. Hermitage is newer and built far more for the tourist trade. Same style of tasting experience but go for Gillards......enjoy
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