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Shawsgate Vineyard

Badingham Road, Framlingham IP13 9HZ, England
+44 1728 724060
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Killing time in the area

Before I start , I was just killing time in the area 03/11/17 and what helped was it was a very... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
fred p
St Helens, United Kingdom
via mobile
A good day out

This was the last winery tour of the season and was an informative and enjoyable visit. The host... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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“english wine” (13 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (6 reviews)
Badingham Road, Framlingham IP13 9HZ, England
+44 1728 724060
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Before I start , I was just killing time in the area 03/11/17 and what helped was it was a very sunny and warm day even tho it was November. On arrival I was offered the chance to walk around unescorted, that a nice change...More

Thank fred p
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This was the last winery tour of the season and was an informative and enjoyable visit. The host was most knowledgeable on all aspects of the process from the planting of vines to the drinking of the product, the tour lasted for about 2 1/2...More

Thank Waltham60
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We hadn't been to Shawsgate Vineyard for about 20 years so it was nice to go back. We were not booked onto a tour and had just turned up ad hoc. A very helpful young lady in the shop asked us if we would like...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Our visit started with tea or coffee in the marquee, or in the garden, as it was a lovely day. Then we had a bit of a talk by the owner about the types of wine, grapes, and growing systems. This was a briefing so...More

2  Thank smilerviv
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This place is essentially a vinyard and shop but it has an on site cafe and does do wine tastings and afternoon teas by bookings. You can also do self guided or pre booked wine tours and you can also turn up in opening hours...More

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Brilliant! Had a very interesting trip here, good food AND WINE! The staff were very helpful with booking and on the day, had everything we wanted! Highly recommend!

Thank Karin W
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We visited Shawsgate on a voucher which we received for a Christmas present. It was a really enjoyable experience. The owner is clearly very knowledgeable about his products and his enthusiasm was obvious. His presentation before the vineyard tour and tasting was thorough, professional and...More

Thank kettguys
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We live not far from Shawsgate vineyard and as we were passing on Friday we called in and were warmly welcomed. It was a lovely day and we had a pleasant stroll around the vineyard and met a beautiful hare lopping unconcernedly along the rows....More

1  Thank FineHerb
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My sister in law brought us a voucher to visit and we spent a lovely morning. The tour (probably need to book in advance) was conducted in a relaxed and friendly way by the (obviously) knowledgeable owner. We spent over an hour with him, and...More

Thank ACinUK
Reviewed 10 June 2017

When we saw this advertised we thought it would be very interesting, but I am afraid that we came away a little deflated. The lady who met us was very friendly and helpfull, but all there is to do is walk around some vines and...More

1  Thank Graham H
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Jenna S
25 March 2017|
Response from nunny2016 | Reviewed this property |
I think the tour needs to be booked in advance.