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Te Motu Vineyard

76 Onetangi Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
+64 9-372 6846
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Least favourite place on Waiheke!

Such a shame - after doing the vineyard walk we were very excited to come across Te Motu. $20 for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tarynshae
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Sydney, Australia
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Decent experience

Not really my type of wine as what they have is almost all dry wines but my husband enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Rachael B
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  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
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“cellar door” (7 reviews)
“wine tasting” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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76 Onetangi Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
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+64 9-372 6846
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a shame - after doing the vineyard walk we were very excited to come across Te Motu. $20 for a tasting per person - and average wines - soooo disappointing! Thought they were actually taking the mickey with the price. Nice spot but so...More

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TeMotuV, Manager at Te Motu Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Taryn, I agree, 5 wines for $20 may seem a bit expensive for a wine tasting, but as we specialise in barrel aged Bordeaux style dry reds we like to include a few heavy hitters that have spent bit of time in the cellar...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Not really my type of wine as what they have is almost all dry wines but my husband enjoyed it. The hostess was a little distracted as she was trying to host our tasting on the main floor and a tour group upstairs at the...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The best winery we tried I waiheke island. Very good service and price versus the quality of the wine. We strongly recommend to try the newest dessert wine..it's outstanding.

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Our group of 13 had a great time here! Wines were outstanding - a wonder family owned vineyard. Food was divine - just loved it here

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We visited this winery 3rd during our tour. It was OK, much more casual than the first two, but the host, although very nice, kept disappearing between wine tastings. Not sure why? It left the group to talk amongst ourselves, which was nice, but I...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Of the 5 wineries that we visited on our recent stay on Waiheke, this was by far our joint favourite with one other. The winery is in a stunning location surrounded by hills covered in vines and the cellar door is beautiful when you walk...More

Thank Kathy L
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We visited this winery on a bus wine tour. The wines were all red and the ambience out under the umbrellas very pleasant. The winemakers were very informative. On the way out we found a one off white wine, but this was not to be...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Visited the cellar door. Beautiful wines, great personal and relaxed tasting experience at our table and a lovely cosy feel.

Thank nickjking
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

. Boutique experience, wine, food, and love. I started from a large winery nearby, was Kind of tourists, very disappointing so I switched to TE MOTU next door, which not only value for money, but also romantic, pleasant, and very tasty. Keren care that the...More

Thank noadear
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We got two tastings a half hour before close and the server was still serving another group after we left well after close. Very polite people and willing to let us finish out tasting and stay late. They gave recommendations for nearby places too. The...More

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lisa_d17
15 March 2017|
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Response from Craig B | Property representative |
Hi Astrid, Thanks for your query. Yes, there is a walking track between these two properties. As it crosses private property it is important that you get clear directions from either Obsidian or Te Motu before setting off... More
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