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Manousakis Winery

Vatolakkos, Crete 730 05, Greece
+30 2821 078787
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Amazing wine, fantastic setting

We visited the winery as part of an organised tour, and stopped there for around an hour. During... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RichD6870
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Dublin, Ireland
Delicious wines in a traditional setting

My partner and I recently visited the winery and were very impressed by not only the quality of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
MarkoSyd
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Sydney, Australia
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Please note that all tours are by appointment only, Monday to Sunday 10:00-18:00. Please inquire about our different tour options. Our winery is open year round to visitors who wish to enjoy a tour of our facilities, as well as a full tasting of all available Nostos Wines. The Manousakis Winery is located in the village of Vatolakkos, 20 minutes outside of the town of Chania. We focus on organically grown grapes highlighting both local as well as international grape varietals.
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“light lunch” (44 reviews)
“wine tasting” (63 reviews)
“different wines” (17 reviews)
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Vatolakkos, Crete 730 05, Greece
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+30 2821 078787
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"small tour"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the winery as part of an organised tour, and stopped there for around an hour. During that time we got to taste 2 wines (plus a couple of refills!); one white and one red. Amazing quality wine, so much so that we ended...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I recently visited the winery and were very impressed by not only the quality of the wine but also the friendliness of the staff. They were knowledgeable and very accommodating. The wine tasting was reasonably priced and the cheese platter was delicious....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The guide (Greg) was knowledgeble and helpful, the atmosphere is very relaxed and comfortable, and the wines are of a high quality. The wine tasting (very affordably priced btw) gives a wide range of interesting wines of great quality. The location is beautiful and very...More

Thank Maja R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we visited a few years ago on that vineyard. we attended a tour of the vineyard and 5 wine tastings. The winery is small but very idyllic and you were warmly welcomed. At that time, we were delighted with some of the wines and already...More

Thank Mikal80
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Alexandra M, Owner at Manousakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! Happy you are enjoying your wines.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small and friendly place.. Around 45 mins by bus from chania, you take bus no. 6 for Vatollakos then walk 10 mins to the winery, tour is free of charge and wine tasting costs 8 euros, the restaurant also has tasty food.. Highly recommended to...More

Thank MIG21
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Alexandra M, Owner at Manousakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A tour at this beautiful winery is a must we had a wonderful morning ! Our hotel organised our booking & the staff fitted us in on a Sunday morning even though they had a very busy day ahead with a baptism! We were very...More

2  Thank bacheshaz
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Alexandra M, Owner at Manousakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Can't wait to see you guys here again! We'll be waiting for you!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely friendly and professional staff. Our 11 month old baby got the best service! Great wines and cheese. Got the tour which was fun, even though the winery itself is quite small.

Thank WilleK1
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Alexandra M, Owner at Manousakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are definitely a baby- friendly winery! Thank you for your review, so glad you enjoyed your time with us!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set in a beautiful location, the winery tasting tour was a lovely experience. We were taken on a tour around the facilities, the pressing, storing, bottling etc. Seated in an outdoor dining area surrounded by groves of lime, olives and limes we were told a...More

Thank Tony J
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Alexandra M, Owner at Manousakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! Next time you can book a vineyard tour with our partners at Safari Adventures and you will be able to see our vineyards too!

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

We went with the family (5 total) to see the winery after coming here several years ago. They do the wine tasting in a different building now, which looks very nice. We also ended up eating some Mezze (several small dishes for the table), which...More

Thank Marco A
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Alexandra M, Owner at Manousakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy to hear you enjoyed not only our wines but also our food! Hope to see you here again!

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

The drive to this winery from Chania city was easy, through a valley of citrus groves with signs along the way. The winery is in a beautiful setting. We were treated to several delicious wines and something to munch on in between. Our server Greg...More

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Alexandra M, Owner at Manousakis Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!

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Shakira S
6 March 2018|
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Response from Alexandra M | Property representative |
Hello, we are currently updating our website so bookings can be done via e-mail or phone. Just let us know what day and time you are thinking to come (tours are offered daily at 10,12, 2 and 4). We offer a simple tasting and... More
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Shakira S
6 March 2018|
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Response from TOB_HH | Reviewed this property |
Book via the winery website. There are several options. We had an option which included lunch, and the food was very good.
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Jonathan C
31 August 2017|
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Response from Junior22Red | Reviewed this property |
cannot remember the exact cost but we paid between 5-7 euros per person and enjoyed a wonderful small tour and 5 different wines. The time we spent there was so relaxing. it is a good trip that could be compined with the... More
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