Hastings has over 40 wineries, each with its own individual character and charm. Some are
small boutique wineries; others are major operations that have spared no expense in setting
themselves up. Most have cellar door tastings and many offer alfresco dining to complement
Hawkes Bay is New Zealand's oldest winemaking region, home to New Zealand's oldest winemaking
establishments, some producing wines for over 140 years. Today the Hawkes Bay is New Zealand's
second-largest wine region, leading the country with 70% of Cabernet Sauvignon and 30% of
Chardonnay production. It also produces high quality Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling and sweet
dessert wines, while smaller boutique wineries are constantly experimenting with new varieties.
Why not book yourself on a tour or grab a wine map and take yourself? From boutique
wineries to major operations, you're bound to find something special to swirl around your
Featured Hawkes Bay Wineries/Wine Tours
Wine Tour - Napier - Starting from $325.00 per person
Join this tour and ride in a premium European SUV to visit four of the high end wineries in the Hawkes Bay. This premium tour includes lunch at Blackbarn Bistro. The tour includes a scenic drive around the Tukituki river loop and we will travel up to the top of Te Mata Peak (404 meters above sea level) for a wonderful look over the Hawkes Bay and surrounding region.
Wine Tour - Napier - Starting from $95.00 per person
Join this wine tour for an afternoon of relaxing and good wine!
Enjoy a visit to four spectacular wineries before concluding the day with complimentary wine, cheese and biscuits at a private, exclusive gazebo/viewing platform with 360 panoramic views of Hawkes Bay.
Wine Tour - Napier - Starting from $145.00 per person
Join this wonderful tour to enjoy tastings at five different wineries and a lunch platter with a glass of wine at Church Rd winery.
The tour concludes with complimentary wine, cheese and biscuits at a private, exclusive gazebo/viewing platform with 360 panoramic views of Hawkes Bay.
- Bed and Breakfast, Historic, Lodge, Luxury Accommodation.
Hawthorne House is a stunning Edwardian villa located in the heart of Hawke's Bay wine country. With four luxuriously...