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Address: 891 Wanaka-Luggate Highway | Adjacent to the National Transport and Toy Museum, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 3-443 1865
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11:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description:

Local Craft Brewery, Est. 1998.

Beer Tastings available as well as Brewery...

Local Craft Brewery, Est. 1998.

Beer Tastings available as well as Brewery Tours every day at 2pm.

We have a Bar and Off License sales available in our Tasting Room, situated at the Rear of the Transport Museum shop.

We can also fill your Flagons and Growlers with our delicious Craft Beer!

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Arrowtown and Wanaka Beer and Brewery Tour from Queenstown
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Interesting tour

Really interesting tour, the brewer bolton really knew his stuff and was passionate. Got to try the beer at the end so was good value too. Small but great.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
EE15
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Bolton
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Bolton
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225 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting tour, the brewer bolton really knew his stuff and was passionate. Got to try the beer at the end so was good value too. Small but great.

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Thank EE15
Nell2914, Owner at Wanaka Beerworks, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and glad that you enjoyed the tour and tasting! More 

Rotorua, New Zealand
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here to do a tasting and had a great time. The bartender/brewer was so knowledgeable about the beer and you could tell he was really passionate about it. He answered all our questions. The tasting is for 6 beers (they had 9 to try) and was 10$. The beers are served in small glasses- like tall shot glasses, so... More 

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1 Thank kimB6730SQ
Wanaka_Beerworks, Tasting a Room Manager at Wanaka Beerworks, responded to this review

Hello Kim Thanks so much for your kind review We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your tasting with us. In regards to the tasting sizes, we elected to not go for larger tasting sizes and prices mostly because of our location a few kilometres away from the town centre and the resulting fact that most of our customers... More 

Ostrava, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Very nice guy who knows what he's doing :-) I enjoyed talking to him, thank you for being helpful and patient

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1 Thank Martina H
Wanaka_Beerworks, Tasting Room Manager at Wanaka Beerworks, responded to this review

Hey Thanks for such a great review, we are very pleased you had such a great time. David Wanaka Beerworks More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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162 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We drink beer regularly and enjoy bit thoroughly. But we never really looked into how is it made at a microbrewery level. Beerworks offers a incredibly informative tour that will truly leave you in love with local micro breweries. The tasters at the end are also a great touch wrapping the whole tour together. Great time, great tour guide, great... More 

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Thank Robin_Laura
Wanaka_Beerworks, Tasting Room Manager at Wanaka Beerworks, responded to this review

Hey Folks We are really glad to here you had a great time with us. We have a great passion for Craft Beer and we are glad to see that comes across in our tours Thanks for Stopping by David More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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211 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Dave the englishman was our tour guide of the brewery. He was very informative and a lot of laughs throughout the tour. he was very knowledgeable and had a real passion. We sampled a varied range of beers - from pilsners to porters.

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Thank white0nes
Wanaka_Beerworks, Front Office Manager at Wanaka Beerworks, responded to this review

Hey Thanks so much for posting your review of Wanaka Beerworks, we love to hear Feedback on our Tours and we are really glad you enjoyed your time with us. The Wanaka Beerworks Team More 

Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Had a break from skiing to visit the beer works. We were too late for the tour, starts at 2pm, so went straight to the tasting section. Beers explained by head Brewer. Got a discount on a six pack as had the tasting paddle. These beers are served in most pubs and restaurants in Wanaka so would recommend this early... More 

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Thank Jenny M
Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I like our beer but were disappointed on arrival. The tasting was not in the brewery but in a cafe where the beer in the tasting platter was served in plastic cups. We were given a menu to follow and that was it.

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Thank Jo E
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We came into the brewery and had our beer tasting first. The beers were great and a refreshing difference to the run of the mill ones we had experienced prior. Once we finished that we made our way to the brewery your which was extremely in depth and really eye opening to see how everything is done in such a... More 

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Thank Cameron F
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

This was our first ever brewery tour and was not disappointed. Love how small the brewery is, feel so much more involved and our tour guide knew everything as he personally is involved in the brewing. Great tasting set at the end too, even with cheese as well! A must in the small town of wanaka!

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Thank lorraine m
Newcastle, Australia
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

Maybe this place is ok if you do the tour but as a 'stop in to try some beers and hang out' venue it is all wrong. We just wanted to try some beers and then drink some beers but it felt all wrong surrounded by toys and kids. The beers were good but I think they've missed the point... More 

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