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K1 by Geoff Hardy

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Wedding

Fantastic wedding venue, from the approach over the hill giving a tantalising glimpse to the venue... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
David H
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Manchester
Well worth a visit

We had organised a day touring McLaren Vale with Small Batch Wine Tours (see separate review) and... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Peter D
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Hervey Bay, Australia
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Winestate Magazine Australian Winery of the Year 2012 & 2014. Winestate Magazine Australian Winemaker of the Year 2012. In 1980, Geoff Hardy left the then family company, Thomas Hardy & Sons, to make his own way in the Australian wine world. In...more
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159 Tynan Rd, Kuitpo, South Australia 5201, Australia
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We visited this winery and it was my first visit. I was disappointed in the service and atmosphere upon entering. For such a beautiful setting this place has so much potential but what they lack is warmth and hospitality. The host barely greeted the four...More

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Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hello, We're so sorry to hear you had a disappointing experience at our K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door. We take great pride in our cellar door experience and appreciate any feedback on how we can improve. When you get a chance, could you please...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Fantastic wedding venue, from the approach over the hill giving a tantalising glimpse to the venue and surroundings themselves, hard to think it could be bettered.More

Thank David H
Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to review my family's K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door and function centre. It's great to hear that you had a good experience - I certainly agree that the view and surroundings are one of a kind!...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We had organised a day touring McLaren Vale with Small Batch Wine Tours (see separate review) and we started the day stopping at K1 in the Adelaide Hills. What a beautiful setting overlooking the lake. A great range of wines, reds and whites, something for...More

Thank Peter D
Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi again, Thanks so much for taking to time to review both of our cellar doors! Our K1 and Pertaringa cellar doors, as well as the Adelaide Hills and McLaren Vale wine regions have so much to offer - and we're so happy to hear...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Our third visit to K1 on Saturday 5 May was to say the very least a disappointment. The setting is brilliant and as always this didn't disappoint however, what did was the service or rather lack of by the front of house tasting manager on...More

Thank Dianne P
Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Dianne, Thanks for your feedback. I'm very sorry to hear that you had a disappointing visit to our K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door. Would you mind giving me a call on my direct line (08) 8383 2708, or send me an email on...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018

We were recommended to visit K1 by another winery, and were so glad we did! Not only is the setting absolutely amazing, the cellar door and wines were delicious. You can sit on the balcony with some food and enjoy the view. It was so...More

Thank MKKCDF
Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of my family's K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door! It's great to hear you enjoyed your cellar door experience and our wines. If you haven't already been there, you might also enjoy...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This winery is beautiful , the setting has been created with a lot of thought. Not surprisingly it gets booked for weddings. We went mid week and it was quiet so we were fortunate enough to have the full attention of the staff. Wines are...More

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Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of my family's K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door! It's great to hear you enjoyed your cellar door experience, including the wines, cheese platters and views - it certainly is a special...More

Reviewed 12 January 2018

What a beautiful tranquil place to visit on a very hot afternoon.How our son finds these out of the way places I will never no,but this is a great find for anyone.The wine tasting is good,the one we all chose was the white fizzy.So after...More

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Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of my family's K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door! It's great to hear you enjoyed your cellar door experience, complete with views, wines and cheese platter. The sparkling white is always a...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

As soon as we turned into the long steep driveway lined with an avenue of green trees and bursting agapanthus we knew it was going to be a great visit. As the drive opens up we were greeted by a lake glistening in the afternoon...More

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Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of my family's K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door! And thank you for your kind recommendations to other friends. It's great to hear you enjoyed your cellar door experience, complete with scenery,...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The view down the driveway to this winery is stunning. After parking and walking along a short wooden walkway you are treated to a stunning view of the lake and winery. The wines here are fantastic. The staff were organised and knowledgeable about the wines...More

Thank Nigel T
Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of my family's K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door! It's great to hear you enjoyed your day - the cellar door is certainly located in a pretty special spot, off the beaten...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

A friend recommended we try K1 so we put the location in our GPS and headed off. Once we hit dirt roads we were a little worried about where we would end up. However the roads are well maintained and once you reach the cellar...More

Thank Sandy R
Bec H, Manager at K1 by Geoff Hardy, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hi Sandy, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of my family's K1 by Geoff Hardy cellar door. It's great to hear you enjoyed your day - the cellar door is certainly located in a pretty special spot! Also great...More

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Response from MarkNob | Reviewed this property |
From memory, i think they had a venue upstairs which is used for weddings. If you're looking for a good winery for a wedding venue checkout, Longview at Macclesfield. Its excellent. Much better than K1.
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