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Batch Winery

129 Carsons Road | Thomas Estate Vineyard, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
+64 9-372 3223
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Friendly winery with nice tastings!

I recently visited this nice winery on Waiheke Island. There is free transportation from the Ferry... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Laguna Hills, California
good food and location

Waiheke Island, even in winter, is a delight and Batch Winery is a great place to spend a lazy... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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Waiheke's highest vineyard with spectacular views. Linger at Thomas's Bach vineyard restaurant enjoy long lunches and sunset dining. Seasonal plates and High Tea & Bubbles. Lunch, sunset dining and wine tasting all day. We look forward to welcoming you. Parties in The Hedge. Book to enjoy your own special long table event. This private space can be booked for 20 - 45 people. Perfect for birthdays, celebrations, hen's parties and all those special occasions including weddings. Waiheke's newest state-of-the-art gravity flow winery. Cellar door open for wine tastings and wine sales. Batch produces wines crafted in small lots without compromise. With vines growing for up to 20 years Thomas Estate grows quality Syrah, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay and Flora. Our premium wine developing a passionate following. Batch Winery is a unique addition to the Waiheke wine destination.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“courtesy bus” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
129 Carsons Road | Thomas Estate Vineyard, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
+64 9-372 3223
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently visited this nice winery on Waiheke Island. There is free transportation from the Ferry Terminal to this winery. You can call from the desk to get a pick up. It is situated up on a hill. The views are beautiful! The staff at...More

Thank 3flygirl
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Waiheke Island, even in winter, is a delight and Batch Winery is a great place to spend a lazy winter's lunch! Lovely ambience - open fire, lots of space and cosy. We started by sharing a Batch Board, a collection of delicious bits and pieces...More

Thank B B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This was one of two wineries visited on a ship's tour out of Auckland. The staff here were very welcoming from the first moment. We were able to tour much of the production facilities and were given several nice wines to taste. When a friend...More

Thank AthensBulldawg
Reviewed 6 May 2017

View from this tasting room is beautiful. Situated on a hill overlooking one of the valleys on Waiheke Island. Very contemporary tasting bar, (stainless steel) with a large array of wines. Fizz is a sparkly. Thomas is their standard label with pinot gris and merlots....More

Thank DERtravels
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This was my favourite vineyard to visit. Bubbles are delish!!!! Great tour as they show you around the vineyard as they are explaining. Sera Karaka was a great host. The views were absolutely breathtaking

Thank KezzaNewy
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Only had a coffee there but needed to say that it was in a lovely location with very friendly and helpful staff. There's a short walk you can do from there to the cascades if you want to stretch your legs but nothing spectacular for...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Did a tasting here. Great views. Have 3 different levels of wines from fizz to their high end. They actually have a higher version as well but we didn't get to try. All were pretty good. Reds and whites. Worth a stop. Enjoyed the cab...More

Thank Jake K
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Set on a the top of the hill it has the most spectacular views especially from the restaurant. There is also an outside area you can eat overlooking the hills, valleys and water! We got the high tea it was so tasty it even filled...More

Thank KataMay2014
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Stopped in for a quick lunch as staying locally. It has amazing views and clearly the perfect wedding venue with lots of room and seating. I thought the menu was pretty limited for a lunchtime and there were only two other people there which might...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There is no better view on Waiheke Island, as one can see in all directions, including the Auckland skyline..

Thank JohnH1623
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Cathy C
24 April 2017|
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Response from Skin197 | Reviewed this property |
Pinot noir isn't grown on waiheke if they sell it the grapes will come from another region in nz!!!