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It's been quite a while since we stayed here and being on the outskirts of township you do need... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
flounder51
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Wellington, New Zealand
Go for the wine or just to be entertained by Kate - either a winner!

Margrain was the second stop for us on the well established tour route. We grabbed quick coffee in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
574shaneh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been quite a while since we stayed here and being on the outskirts of township you do need transport. I remember in the days before smartphones having to feel our way walking home after dinner in town because it was so dark and there...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Margrain was the second stop for us on the well established tour route. We grabbed quick coffee in anticipation of the cellar door opening at 11am. Margrain wines are a favourite. The Chenin Blanc and the Gruner Veltliner were stars, and as a non-sauv blanc...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every time we visit Martinborough. Is always our favourite stop. Kate is amazing, How she keeps track of everyone and there tasting is incredible. She has a great sense of humor and we always have a laugh. One the best Chenin Blanc...More

Thank Goodnightkiwi78
Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is the best wine tasting experience in Martinborough - such a wide range and great information. Kate who runs the cellar door is wonderful which is why we make a beeline for this place every time we visit Martinborough. And the wine is pretty...More

Thank Sarah5368
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Arrived around 6Pm after a long journey from Queenstown to find our two villa's next door to each other just waiting for us. Breakfast already in the fridge and a good selection of wine. The units very clean and comfortable in lovely surroundings. Due to...More

Thank cr159
Reviewed 25 January 2018

We stopped in here for a wine tasting on a stinking hot day. Their cellar door was wonderfully cool and welcoming and offered tastings of a bunch of excellent wines. I was hard pressed to choose a favourite. Additionally, Kate was informative and professional.

Thank Joy H
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The accommodation in the vineyard was fantastic and a great location to stay for a couple of days to enjoy Martinborough. The views sat under the grape vines looking out over the vineyard was amazing. The wine was fantastic. Definitely a great place for couple...More

Thank O725RMhelend
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I am very disappointed with the lack of service at Margrain. I will never be returning here and will recommend to all my friends and family that they do not come here also. Be aware, the worst service we’ve had in Martinborough. Congratulations!

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

A group of friends turned up to margarin very excited to wine taste, however we were greeted with a very rude reception and were told NO!! We were a group and were turned away in an abrupt manner with no one behind us to tast:...More

2  Thank Toniwood15
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this place, if you're not blown away by the scenery, you will definitely be blown away by the wine and food. I had a delicious glass of rose amongst the vines, and it is a truly serene spot. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank Melinda B
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