Vineyard Tours

Following a three month closure, Furleigh Estate tours have been resumed.  Information on how the tours will operate in future is here.

If you had booked a tour which had to be postponed while we were closed which you wish to rebook please contact info@furleighestate.co.uk.

If you have tour vouchers the expiry date on these will be extended to reflect the period we have been unable to run tours.

You should be aware that we have had to change some aspects of our tours to reflect government guidelines.  There may be ongoing changes as this guidance changes.

Currently wine tastings are only available to those booked on a tour.

Due to licencing restrictions and safety considerations our tours are not suitable for anyone under the age of  18.  This includes babies and toddlers.

Grand Tours

The Grand Tour is a really special experience for those who want to add a bit of sparkle to their visit. The tour includes;

  • a stroll through one of our vineyards
  • a description of the history of English wine
  • an explanation of how we look after our vines during the year
  • a look inside our state of the art winery and a description of how we make our still and sparkling wine
  • a seated tutored tasting of three of our still and two of our sparkling wines 
  • a chance to buy some award winning wine to take home with £5 redeemable against wine purchases on the day

They run at ​10.30am and 2.30pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, last around ​2 hours and cost £25 per person. Booking is essential.

Due to licencing restrictions our tours are not suitable for anyone under the age of 18.

The Grand Tour makes a great gift so if you'd like to buy a voucher please visit  Grand Tour Voucher.

YOU SHOULD BE AWARE THAT to serve alcohol to anyone who appears to be under the age of 25, we are legally obliged to ask for proof of age.  So if you are bringing young adults with you please remind them to bring their ID with proof that they are over age18.

Grand Tour Dates for 2020

Sep

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Wednesday Classic Tours

The Classic Tour is a great way to spend a morning or afternoon on a Wednesday in the beautiful Dorset countryside. This tour includes;

  • a stroll through one of our vineyards
  • a description of the history of English wine
  • an explanation of how we look after our vines during the year
  • a look inside our state of the art winery and a description of how we make our still and sparkling wine
  • a seated tutored tasting of two of our still wines and one of our sparkling wines
  • a chance to buy some wines to take home

They run at 10.30am or 2.30pm on Wednesdays and last around 90 minutes.  They cost £15 per person.

Please note that pre-booking is essential.

Due to licencing restrictions our tours are not suitable for anyone under the age of 18.

The Classic Tour makes a great gift so if you'd like to buy a voucher please visit  Classic Tour Voucher.

YOU SHOULD BE AWARE THAT to serve alcohol to anyone who appears to be under the age of 25, we are legally obliged to ask for proof of age.  So if you are bringing young adults with you please remind them to bring their ID with proof that they are over age 18.

 

Wednesday Classic Tour Dates for 2020

Sep

Recent Awards

Champagne and Sparkling Wine World Competition: Gold Medal 2014 Effervescents du Monde - Gold in 2013 International Wine Challenge Tropy Winner Peoples Choice Awards 2019 PRODUCTION CAPACITY