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Lovely Afternoon

Thoroughly enjoyed an afternoon tour, wine tasting with cream tea at the vineyard. Alan was very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tinka B
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Instructive visit in lovely countryside

Went for a wine tour, a tasting and a cream tea courtesy of Travelzoo for £10 each (half price... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
AshtdMan
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Surrey, UK
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Kingscote Estate is set in a beautiful valley along side the Bluebell Steam Railway and with views on to Weirwood reservoir. The Estate has a Vineyard and Winery with a shop for buying the high-quality white wine and English sparkling wine, which is...more
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Mill Place Farm Vowels Lane | Vowels Lane, East Grinstead RH19 4LG, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed an afternoon tour, wine tasting with cream tea at the vineyard. Alan was very informative and Carol was very helpful as we were a little late for the tour on the day. The wine tasting was lovely and cream tea really good. Would...More

Thank Tinka B
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Went for a wine tour, a tasting and a cream tea courtesy of Travelzoo for £10 each (half price). David, the guide, was knowledgeable and his talk was very instructive. The Winery was much smaller than I'd expected and due to new equipment being installed...More

Thank AshtdMan
Reviewed 9 September 2018

GREEDY GREEDY GREEDY,used to cost £7 then £15 and now £20 and NOT EVEN A TOILET.We used to fish there least twice a week plus buying the odd bottle to take home.

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

We were 2 couples who visited this tucked away winery in East grinstead on a tour booked on Travelzoo We arrived late due to a accident on the M25 so were a half hour late but due the terrible weather the people in the group...More

Thank debpod55
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Kingscote with some friends, it was a rainy day and apart from not seeing the mature vines; it was a great way to spend a couple of hours in the company of Alan, our wine expert with 55 years experience, who made the...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 14 August 2018

If you're looking to fill 90 or so minutes, deep in wonderful English countryside of Sussex, well here's the place... A lovely tour around this little Vineyard, followed by tastings of fine English wines and if you're able, try the cream tea too...

Thank Jackris
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Lovely little winery tucked away in leafy countryside near East Grinstead. Friendly staff including our guide, Alan, who all made us feel welcome. Informative and interesting tour in a totally relaxed and informal manner. Lovely wines to taste and cream tea to follow...a really nice...More

Thank lk072015
Reviewed 3 August 2018

My wife and I visited the vineyard in the morning and had a 'private tour' as no-one else had booked that particular slot! Alan our guide was brilliant and very knowledgeable (Alan, you really should write that book!). He began by taking us on a...More

Thank JohnW9238
Reviewed 30 July 2018

First I must say if you are not from the area you will need a sat nav to find the estate as the signage is very poor. Unfortunately the day of our visit the heavens had decided to open up after weeks drought which did...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went with my sister. Sign posting is bad but is due to neighbours removing signposts. Nice Summer visit tho. There early, had some sparking wine while waiting for the tour. A guided walk around the vineyard, learning about the estate, wine making then back to...More

Thank Andrew O
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donaldmasters1931
9 July 2016|
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Response from Whippet K | Property representative |
Hi, tours are pre-booked & information can be found on the kingscoteestate . com website in the vineyard - tours section
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donaldmasters1931
9 July 2016|
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Response from Whippet K | Property representative |
Hi, tours are pre-booked & information can be found on the kingscoteestate . com website in the vineyard - tours section
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