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Address: 1607 Eighth Ave, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 6P7, Canada
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Private Winery Tour of Niagara Wine Country
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this rating is just for the outlook, not for the service

i am attracted by it's beautiful wooden house and bridge, also a pond with fountain in front if it, the whole picture is absolutely beautiful, and the real picture is as good as... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 September 2016
United States
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Beamsville, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not very busy when we went. Really nice property. Didn't care for the chocolate cake pop served with the Cab Franc Icewine. The Icewine was very good.

Thank coocozza
Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

My wife and I stop in at Hernder winery every time we head to Niagara for a night over. All wineries are staffed with friendly employees, but there's just this different feel to the environment. We went in to pick up a lovely bottle of wine and ended up getting a case of mixed. The 2015 Riesling is very good... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

First off, let me start by saying that this is my favourite winery in the Niagara Region and that I have been a repeat visitor and customer for many, many years. The poor reviews below? Honestly can't believe them. I have never had a bad experience here - and have been here when I was the only person in the... More 

Thank AmyLynn1980
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

So much fun! Went on the tour with friends and we had a blast! Our tour guide was absolutely priceless and kept us laughing the whole time! You won't go wrong if you stop here for the tour and wine tasting!!

Thank SDL1967
United States
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143 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

i am attracted by it's beautiful wooden house and bridge, also a pond with fountain in front if it, the whole picture is absolutely beautiful, and the real picture is as good as you see online. Since many of the comments here said that the staff is unfriendly, so I didn't get in, but just take the picture outside, as... More 

Thank ELKW
Fredericksburg, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We visited Hernder Estate Wines in Sept. 2016. The staff was very knowledgeable and welcoming. We sought out Hernder specifically because of one of their wines that I drank in a restaurant at the Falls on a previous trip. I bought plenty - and look forward to enjoying it. I highly recommend this winery!

Thank FburgRuss
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I went to a wedding reception at Hernder Estate on July 16th. The venue is located in wine country - one of the most gloriously natural and beautiful places I've ever seen in Ontario. The reception took place in a centuries old barn which has carefully been restored. It is flanked by a two stunning outside courtyards where guests can... More 

2 Thank Elena H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Waste of my time. As a part of an 80+ group of friends out for a nice Sunday morning cruise we planned a Tour and Tasting here. We weren't greeted when we walked in (let alone the scowls on their faces). I had to use the washroom so we politely asked to use it. This was answered rudely with both... More 

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128 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

The setting is lovely with 2 event spaces but I did not like the wine at all, The sauvignon blanc was just unpleasant with a strange taste.

1 Thank Sharon C
Hamilton, Canada
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78 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This "must visit" destination is located in the heart of Niagara wine country. It's one of the largest family Estate winery operations in Canada but has the feel and charm of a small winery. The grounds and landscaping are impressive from the covered wooden bridge and large pond to the restored barn. No wonder this is a popular place to... More 

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