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Mrs Jones Fruit Orchard

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489 Kawarau Gorge Road, Cromwell 9384, New Zealand
+64 3-445 0275
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Great range of both fresh and dried fruits. All staff are very accomodating in giving samples of... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Graham K
Wellington, New Zealand
Unexpected Stop Brings Cornucopia of Fruit, Vegetables and Local History

We were driving along Highway 6 near Cromwell, South Island. This is a special part of the country... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Los Gatos, California
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489 Kawarau Gorge Road, Cromwell 9384, New Zealand
+64 3-445 0275
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Great range of both fresh and dried fruits. All staff are very accomodating in giving samples of anything there.

Thank Graham K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were driving along Highway 6 near Cromwell, South Island. This is a special part of the country because there was a gold rush here in the late 1800's that brought prospectors and others to the area. They settled here, mined for the precious metal,...More

Thank VWriter
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

It was winter, and the wind is blowing so hard it gets into the bone, and the fog was so thick eventhou the sun is shining and I need to squirt my eyes just to see a few meters in front. Then suddenly my light...More

Thank serotonine s
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Driving to Queenstown, passed this Fruit Stall, turned around and went in, the best looking fruit and largest range of fresh cheap fruit I have ever seen! Fruit tastings are great and we left with $25 with of fruit for 3 of us and was...More

Thank TrevorRadburn
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We unexpected stopped at Mrs Jones during our wine tour and were so glad we did! Even though it's coming up to winter the shelves were heaving with an astonishing variety of fruit - both fresh and dried. We nibbled on free samples of dried...More

Thank Sophia G
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

They have heaps of fresh fruit here. I personally love the cherries. I always like to get a heap of different things for Christmas. They have a huge variety of fruits and other bits and pieces. Definitely worth a look if you are a fruit...More

Thank CharlotteLee88
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after long journey to Milford sound. Never seen anything like it! Everytype of stone fruit you know and some you don't. Tasting table and lush icecreams. Lovely garden to walk around. Amazed at some tourists buying boxes of fruit to send home especially...More

Thank janetR57
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were amazed by the leaves on the roll of trees that turn yellow during this autumn. Awesome scenery! Next, we too were amazed by the variety of fruits, vegetables, nuts, etc on its freshness, quality and quantity despite the crowd. The toilet is unique...More

Thank DorothyCheong
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Our tour bus stopped here for the essential rest stop - joining two other buses already there. Vegetables and fruits were okay - but expensive. Gift items were low-end tourist choices. Staff was overwhelmed by the crowds. Maybe this was unusual, but I doubt it....More

Thank Dabarton
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Lovely orchard just outside of Cromwell, offer plenty of variety, including Real fruit ice creams, wine tasting and snack foods. Always stop for an Ice cream or make a point of visiting for an ice cream. Friendly staff.

Thank Melissa R
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Puspa P
5 May 2017|
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Response from WanakaAitch | Reviewed this property |
Apples and pears locally grown I would think plus they carry a huge selection of other fruits too
18 January 2017|
Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
Apples will be in peak season. Peaches, nectarines and plumes will be right at the end of their season.