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Cellar Door

Hunter's Cellar Door
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Cellar Door

Hunter's Wines (NZ) Ltd.
603 Rapaura Road,
Blenheim, 7273

Cellar Door +64 3 572 8803

For Cellar Door bookings and enquiries please email:

For same-day bookings, please phone the Cellar Door.

Opening Hours

Wednesday – Sunday, 9.30am – 4.30pm.

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Cellar Door Experience

The Cellar Door is located within the original farmhouse on our Rapaura Road Winery site; you can discover the genuine spirit of Hunter's Wines. The farmhouse, with its vintage charm, has been thoughtfully renovated while preserving its authentic character. Our knowledgeable and approachable team is ready to warmly welcome you and share the rich history of our Marlborough winery.

Our Marlborough Cellar Door

Join us for a memorable wine tasting experience, where our knowledgeable staff will guide you through our exceptional wines' distinctive flavours and aromas.

Take a stroll through our native garden, marveling at the diverse flora that graces our estate. Or find a tranquil spot in the Cellar Door garden, where you can unwind with a glass of wine and indulge in a light lunch from our menu.

At Hunter's, we eagerly anticipate welcoming you to our Cellar Door. We are delighted to share our passion for wine with you. Come and join us for an unforgettable experience celebrating Marlborough's beauty and the art of winemaking.

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Wine tasting at Hunter’s in Marlborough

Experience a wine tasting journey for a nominal fee of $15 per person, where you can explore a diverse selection of our renowned Marlborough wines, including Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir. Enjoy your tasting indoors, in our garden, or on the farmhouse veranda, each providing a unique ambience.

Our Hunter’s Cellar Door proudly showcases our extensive range of wines, including the celebrated MiruMiru™ sparkling wine, the Offshoot range, and our signature Sauvignon Blanc. Enhance your visit by indulging in a light lunch, making your day exceptional.

Hunter's Trellis

The trellis at Hunter's Wines is one of our most recognisable features. Positioned at the front of the estate, it was initially planted as Cabernet Sauvignon by Ernie Hunter in the early 1980s. This trellis is significant, symbolising our rich vineyard history and commitment to producing exceptional wines. As you approach our estate, the trellis is a prominent and enduring representation of the passion and dedication infused into every bottle of Hunter's wine.

Visit Olive Grove in Marlborough

Nestled discreetly at the rear of our winery, Hunter's is home to an olive grove. Since its inception in 1996, Jane and Mac have nurtured this special corner of our estate.

We embark on the annual olive harvest each year, carefully hand-picking the fruit. The result is a remarkable estate-grown Olive Oil that can be savoured and purchased at our Shop or Cellar Door during your visit.

Bring your dog and kids to our winery

We gladly accommodate furry friends (dogs) as long as they are under control. We are also a child friendly winery; we have a small playground with high chairs and a toy basket. In addition, we offer a selection of non-alcoholic beverages and beers to cater to every guest's preference.

Native Garden

As you arrive at Hunter's, the presence of indigenous Wairau Plains dryland vegetation immediately catches your attention. Stretching across our half-hectare garden, it is a remarkable and unique backdrop for our winery. Through thoughtful planning and strategic placement of plant species that thrive in different micro-climates, we uphold the principle of 'Right Plant – Right Place,' ensuring the vitality of our plants and a visually stunning presentation.

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