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Come and experience New Zealand's newest vineyard accommodation situated on our Riverpoint Road vineyard and next to our beautiful rustic cellar door which is the oldest in our long-established wine region. Our two luxury cabins - The Noir Cabin and The Blush Cabin each have their own unique story and style and offer modern boutique Gisborne accommodation among the vines.
Sit and relax in our outdoor spaces, savour a glass of Whitehaven wine, or try our selection of local produce from our Cellar Door. Taste our inaugural Whitehaven 'Samantha' Methode Traditionnelle bubbles - available for tastings each weekend - and a perfect gift for the festive season.
Wine Harvest Accommodation Special - From $347/night (Save $352 per night)* Inclusions:
Signature Breakfast, Evening Wine Tasting Session (limited numbers), Gym, Sauna and Hot Tub Access.
Each villa accommodates two adults.
Dinner inclusive packages available
*Offer currently available on bookings through June 2nd. Only a limited number of villas are available at this rate and some blackout dates apply.
A free Wine tour! Our wine tour includes - Visit of the Winery (explanation about the winemaking process, history of the winery) - Cellar Door Wine Tasting - Opportunity to try new vintage wines, directly from the barrel
Wine Tastings are available Wednesday to Friday from 11 am to 2 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 11 to 3 pm. We offer Wine Tasting of 4 of our Wines (do recommend you try the Rose, Albarino and 2 of our best reds!) free at the Cellar Door
If you are looking for something special, book a private tasting session, hosted in The Garden Room on the Aurum Wines Estate, by our winemaker. This is a unique opportunity to explore our Estate and discover everything about our organic practices and our artisan wines. We will take a tour of the vineyard and winery and try a selection of wines according to your interests, including barrel tasting or older vintages, accompanied by a cheese platter. Duration: approximately 60 to 90 min. Price: $120 per person. Advance booking required. please email us.
Nelson’s largest and oldest winery welcomes you to sample some of New Zealand’s most awarded wines and discover new wines from their range of artisanal European varietals. Mention "Visit the Vines" and your Cellar Door host will share a taste of the only known Würzer wine grown in the Southern Hemisphere! Follow a hosted tasting with a relaxing, indulgent lunch at the newly opened estate restaurant, Harvest Kitchen. Ship a 6 or 12 bottle case for just $10 to your home in New Zealand when you mention this post.
Ake Ake Cellar Door Wine tasting is free when purchasing wine from our cellar door We offer 5% discount on any 6 bottles and 10% discount on any 12 bottles and *free freight (rural $6 charge)