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This is a one of kind luxury wine estate situated in the Bay of Islands overlooking Wairoa Bay. Due to its outstanding seaside location and cultivation on the hillsides, there is a microclimate that imparts minerals into the wine, in turn producing some of the highest quality and uniquely flavoured tasting wines never seen before. You can spend a romantic few days in this truly amazing accommodation or take a day tour to the Landing Estate. There are a range of award-winning wines to taste and some stunning views to take in. This is certainly a must for any wine lovers travelling through the Northland region or those looking for a special getaway, you won’t be disappointed.
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This boutique wine estate combines luxury with traditional wine making techniques. Situated in the Bay of Islands, Paroa Bay this estate is highly regarded by the locals. With a range of award winning wines and fine dining options you to indulge in. The estate covers 24 acres of rolling hills and provides stunning views over the Bay of Islands. The perfect location for a day out or even a romantic weekend stop over.
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Situated on the sunny peninsular near Russell, in the Bay of Islands this boutique estate is home some amazing wines. There are 5 different varieties of wine grown in the estate and are all worth tasting. There are wine tasting tours for you to come spend a day out with friends and family. There is also grazing tables displaying an array of locally produced meats, cheeses, fruits and vegetables. Whilst you are here you can dine in for something a little more formal at the Omata Kitchen with its rustic charm and modern touch of delicious gourmet meals. Definitely worth the day trip to Russell Island to check out this beauty and soak up the surreal sweeping island views over the Bay of Islands.
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Packed full of history this estate has been around for over two centuries now. Just down the road from Kerikeri this is the ideal place for the avid wine drinker. Known for its delicious cuisines that incorporate the award-winning wine selections you are in for a treat. With over 10 acres of vineyards and a selection of outstanding wines to choose from your time will be well spent at the Marsden Estate.
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If you are looking for a casual and relaxed winery experience this family owned business is ideal. There are award-winning wines for sampling for the novice wine drinker and the connoisseur. Topping off experience you can relax wine in hand whilst you take in the stunning views from the ultimate vantage point in Kerikeri area.