Upon arrival you’ll receive a glass of local wine (alternatively tea or coffee). Your host will then give a guided tour of our beautiful vineyard. The tutored wine tasting includes 6+ local wines, including from our award-winning parent vineyard Eglantine. The bride-to-be will receive a gift bag containing a bottle of sparkling wine.
Celebration Vineyard Experience £18pp | Click here to book.
Make your visit complete by adding a buffet or afternoon tea.
All our food is homemade and delicious! Our buffet includes dishes such as green salad, pasta or rice salads, quiches, freshly-baked bread & butter or pork pie. Afternoon teas include sandwiches, scones with jam & cream, pastries & cakes, tea & coffee – or upgrade to fizz!
Buffet £10pp | Afternoon tea £15pp or £20pp with fizz
Pricing and Availability
The ‘Celebration Tour & Tasting’ is £18 per person (excluding a buffet or afternoon tea add-on) and is available on Saturday afternoons from June to September. The experience lasts approximately 1½ hours – afterwards you will be welcome to follow our wildlife walk down to the lake and enjoy the countryside setting. The site closes at 9pm.
Booking your tour | We often take group bookings often more than a year in advance and advise booking early to secure the date you want. Complete the electronic group booking form or by download this Word document. include your proposed time and date options, we will then either confirm by email or contact you to find an alternative.
Getting here | Car: There is plenty of free parking if you are arriving by car. Find us: Hanwell Wine Estate, Melton Road (A606) Hickling Pastures, LE14 3QG. Bus: Alternatively a bus service runs hourly each way between Nottingham Broadmarsh and Melton Mowbray (Centrebus service 19) and stops close by. Minibus: The guide prices shown below are from DG Cars and are based on a pick up within 12 miles of Hanwell Wine Estate, with one drop off to arrive in Nottingham City Centre after the vineyard experience. Bookings can be made directly with DG Cars by calling 0115 9500 500. (2-way minibus transfer for groups of 8 or less – approximately £70. or for groups between 9-16 people – approximately £140.)
This event is restricted to over 18s only. We operate “Challenge 25” so if you’re lucky enough to look younger than 25 and wish to taste or buy wine please bring identification to show you are over 18. Please wear appropriate seasonal outdoor clothing and shoes. Unfortunately, because of rough ground within the vineyard, it is unsuitable for wheelchairs. For more details about accessibility please review Hanwell Wine Estate Vineyard Map.