Visits & Tours

“Nutbourne is a perfect place to visit on a summer’s day.”

We welcome visitors to the vineyard and cellar door,
offering a vineyard trail, scheduled tours and picnics.

Vineyard Voucher Day Tour

Vineyard Trail

Open – Tuesday to Saturday – Free of charge

Follow our self-guided trail around the vines to discover how we grow grapes and explore special little spots throughout the vineyard. Look out for the vine quiz on our information signs, bio-diverse wild strips promoting insect and bird life and an ancient oak sculpture in pride of place amongst the vines – you might also spot our family of alpacas or breeding wild fowl along the way. The Windmill, Viewing Platform and Wine Lodge are great locations to enjoy views of the South Downs. Our veranda Cellar Door is open to buy wine by the glass or bottles to take home.

Windmill in the sunshine with bikes

Scheduled Tours

2022 season dates to be released in early Spring – £25 per person

During the summer months we host guided tours and tastings led by an expert guide. Tours begin with tea, coffee and home-made cakes. You will then be taken on an informative walk along the vineyard trail, followed by an introduction to the winery, with each step of the wine making process explained. The tour concludes with a tutored tasting of our award-winning sparkling and still wines, seated within the wine lodge amongst the vines.

Saturdays and Thursdays
Dates for the 2022 season to be released in the early Spring

Did you know you can treat your loved ones to a tour and tasting at Nutbourne?
Our vouchers make the perfect festive gift. Available now from our online shop →

Nutbourne Vineyard Picnic with Wine

Picnic in the Vines

Available to book from early Spring – £25 for 2 people

From our cellar door, we will offer Picnic Boxes packed with delicious dishes and seasonal Sussex produce from our family farm and kitchens. Explore the vineyard and feast amongst the vines at one of our idyllic picnic spots throughout the estate.

Once we’ve released dates for our Summer season, why not book a picnic to have before or after your vineyard tour?

Did you know you can treat your loved ones to a picnic at Nutbourne in 2022?
Our vouchers make the perfect festive gift. Available now from our online shop →

Dining in the wine lodge

Private Tours and Events

Please enquire – From May 2022 onwards

Group Tours have a minimum charge based on up to 12 guests.
We begin with tea, coffee and home-made cakes. You will have a dedicated tour guide showing you around, including a walk through the vines and around the lakes to meet our alpacas and then a detailed introduction to the secrets of winemaking. The tours include a tutored tasting of our award-winning Sparkling and Still wines, either in the Wine Lodge or in the winery itself.

Picnics can also be arranged for private groups.
Please email us for more details.

Opening Hours

Our Cellar Door and Vineyard Trail are currently open from Tuesday to Saturday. There is no need to book to enjoy wine by the glass and follow the trail. During our Summer season we offer tours, tastings and picnics that can be pre-booked through our online shop. We will release dates for 2022 in early Spring. Please call us on 01798 815196 or email us on for any enquiries. 

Month Day Time
From 1st Nov – 23rd Dec Tuesday – Friday 12pm – 3pm
From 1st Nov – 23rd Dec Saturday 11am – 3pm

Tour Availability

For any other date or time please call the vineyard for availability.
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