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Make this a stop for your wine tasting!

The owners, Ian and Fiona, are wonderful people. It was such a pleasure getting to meet them and... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Robert912
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United States
Amazing Rose, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay! Must visit!

The Pinot Rose at Aitkens Folly is amazing. Owner Ian started the vineyard right from planting the... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
sarsdow
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Melbourne, Australia
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14 Jan 2018
“Make this a stop for your wine tasting!”
10 Jan 2018
“Amazing Rose, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay! Must visit!”
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We took a day trip from Queenstown to visit some Wanaka wineries and Aitken’s Folly was one of our stops. This is a small, family owned winery built by a British couple who relocated several years. We enjoyed chatting with Ian and sampling some of...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

The owners, Ian and Fiona, are wonderful people. It was such a pleasure getting to meet them and talking with them about their vineyard. They are very kind and accommodating. The vineyard is very quaint and relaxed, we had a great time and never felt...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

The Pinot Rose at Aitkens Folly is amazing. Owner Ian started the vineyard right from planting the grapes, and has even done some geological studies on the ground to look at how to make best use of the grapes in certain areas. Was even able...More

Thank sarsdow
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We had a most enjoyable conversation and tasting at Aitkens Folly. Ian and Fiona are so hospitable and their tasting room is as boutique as the vineyard. Their passion and commitment shone through in the humblest way and through their wines. Their chardonnay is excellent...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Visited based on a recommendation and definitely not disappointed. Great hosts, lovely dogs and a range of fantastic wines. Would absolutely recommend a visit here.

Thank Lotzi88
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We stayed here in our camper van as it is part of the Okay2stay group. Very nice hostess (and Gordon the dog). We had a taster session in a lovely room with a few visitors from Malaysia. Great wines and my first discovery of Pinot...More

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Couldn't have asked for a better experience at this vineyard! With a combination of the beautiful location nuzzled in the middle of mountains everywhere you look, to absolutely wonderful hosts, my visit to this vineyard was divine. Stop in for a wine tasting, but soak...More

Thank scarabshepard
Reviewed 8 June 2015

While visiting the beautiful South Island, my wife and I were looking for something fun to do in lieu of our Skydiving plans which were canceled due to inclement weather. After booking a last minute wine tour out of Wanaka, we first arrived at Aitken's...More

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