Opening Hours for Lunch & Dinner, Wine Tastings and Cellar Door Sales
During February 2016 we are open for lunch and wine tasting six days a week (closed Tuesdays) 11am-5pm. Also open for dinner on Friday & Saturday nights from 6.30pm.
In addition, open for dinner on 14 February, Valentine's Day.
Reservations advisable, or drop by during opening hours just for a glass of wine or cup of coffee. Group lunches/dinners available at any time, call us on 09-372-7191.
Our winter hours are from Easter 2016 with lunch and wine tasting Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, and dinner on Saturday nights.
Friday Night Kitchen available every Friday night from 15 May - 9 October - a special two or three course menu at an excellent price as per our home page.
Reservations advisable, or drop by during opening hours just for a glass of wine or cup of coffee.
Group lunches/dinners available at any time, call us on 09-372-7191.
We offer top-class wine tours encompassing our Waiheke vineyard, winemaking facility and underground barrel cellar. Taste our award-winning wine whilst being taken through the process from grape-growing to the finished bottle. Constantly rated by guests as "the best wine tour I have ever been on". Phone us (09-372-7191) or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a tour - minimum of 10 persons.
Getting Here is Easy
Waiheke Island is located in the inner Hauraki Gulf, just a few nautical miles from Downtown Auckland City.
Fullers Ferries: (telephone 09 367 9111) run hourly ferries from their terminal on Quay Street, next to the Downtown Ferry Building. Click here for Fullers Timetable. A 40 minute ferry ride through Auckland Harbour and the inner Hauraki Gulf takes you to Matiatia Wharf on Waiheke Island where taxis and shuttles are available to transport you to the vineyard, a 15 minute drive. On weekends especially it is advisable to pre-book taxis to meet you at the ferry - phone Waiheke Express Taxis 0800-700-789.
Fullers have special fares if you book your ticket on line so visit their website to save on travel costs.
Larger groups are accommodated by bus transport, and Fullers Ferries will organise a combination ferry and bus transport solution for you. Contact the Fullers Group Specialists: Telephone: +64 9 367 9111.
Sealink (telephone +64 9 300 5900) run regular car and passenger ferries from their terminal at Half Moon Bay in the eastern suburbs. Click here for Sealink website. A 45-minute journey takes you to Kennedy Point Wharf in Putiki Bay just opposite the vineyard, a 10 minute drive away.
Explore Waiheke (ph +64 0800-000-469) offer a new option for transport on Auckland Harbour, providing a reliable new ferry service between Waiheke and Auckland. For timetables, pricing and online ticket sales visit their web site: http://www.explorewaiheke.co.nz/ or call in to the Auckland Ticket Office, Auckland Ferry Terminal.
Once on Waiheke Island cars can be hired from Waiheke Rental Cars or Waiheke Auto Rentals.
For a comprehensive tour of Waiheke vineyards, art galleries, scenic highlights and similar, we recommend Ananda Tours for personalised and professional service.