Group Vineyard Experience

Group Vineyard Experiences – enjoy your piece of vineyard life!

Your choice of date, £17.50 per person, 2 hrs, talk, tour and wine tasting

Your group experience comprises:

  • Complimentary mug of tea/coffee or glass of Nottinghamshire wine upon arrival
  • Introduction to Hanwell Wine Estate
  • Guided tour of our beautiful vineyard
  • Talk about a year of life in the vineyard
  • Tutored wine tasting to include 6 local wines

Add food to make your visit complete, see below.

Hanwell Wine Estate welcomes groups to enjoy a tour of our vineyard and a wine tasting experience.

Group Size up to 30 can be accommodated, including space for parking a mini-bus or coach or up to 30 cars.

Talk  You’ll hear the vineyard story that spans 2 generations and more than 40 vintages of Nottinghamshire wines.

Tour You’ll walk through the vines, we’ll explain what we grow, how we manage it and our future plans all in a relaxed and friendly style.

Wine Tasting You are invited to taste wines from the award-winning Eglantine Vineyard, our parent vineyard and Hanwell’s wines depending on availability on your tour date.  Over-18s only may taste or buy. We operate a ‘Challenge 25’ policy so if you are lucky enough to look younger than 25 please bring ID.


Date, time and season | To suit your group, choose a weekday or weekend.  Suggested start times are 11am, 2pm or 7pm.  The Vineyard Experience usually last 2 hours.  A buffet or afternoon tea can extend the visit to 3 hours. Group tours are available all year round.

Winter and Spring seasons: the vineyard is dormant, the vines are pruned in winter, then buds begin to swell in May.

Summer and Autumn seasons: the vines are in full growth, in flower or the grapes are on the vine.

Booking your tour We take group bookings often more than a year in advance and advise booking early to secure the date you want. 

Complete the group booking form electronically below. Please propose a time and date, we will then either confirm by email or contact you to find an alternative.

Extend your visit Add a picnic, buffet or afternoon tea to your booking, to enjoy after your tour.

Payment timing  A deposit of £175 is required at time of booking to secure your preferred date.

Minimum group fee is £175, this includes up to 10 people. Additional people +£17.50 pp.

The final balance must be paid a month in advance of your visit. If your group grows we need 48 hours’ notice and require payment in full for those additional people prior to or latest on arrival. Failure to pay in full by the start time will delay the event.

Supervised children are welcome free of charge, they may not taste wine.

Payment method | Credit card, paypal, BACs, cash or cheque are all welcome.  Full details are on the booking form. If you want us to send you an invoice then please let us know.


Make your visit complete

Home made cold buffet from £12.00 per person

  • Fresh seasonal food
  • Vegetarian and vegan foods included
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  • Add dessert and a hot drink £4.

Or choose a boxed picnic to eat outside by the lake, £10 per person

  • with cheese & pickle, egg & cress and jam sandwiches, fruit and a drink

Or afternoon tea in the lodge or on the terrace, £15 per person

  • Mini sandwiches
  • Cakes
  • Pastries
  • Sweet treats

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Hanwell Wine Estate, Melton Road, Hickling Pastures, Nottinghamshire LE14 3QG 01949 81393

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A deposit of £175 is due at the time of booking confirmation or at the latest 1 month in advance.

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The outstanding balance must be paid 1 month prior to the event date, payments not received in advance will delay the start of the event.


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