Vineyard Tours and Tastings at Polgoon

Our winter tours enable you to explore our vineyard at a slower pace. You’ll learn more about wine-making and will taste up to five Polgoon products!

Please book in advance!

WINTER VINEYARD EXPERIENCE September – March

Throughout the colder months of the year, we’re offering you a more focused experience on the winemaking and wine tasting!

Let us show you around the vineyard and orchard at Polgoon. We’ll talk about the different fruit varieties grown here and their care and pruning regimes. We’ll also show you around the wine tanks and taste 5 different award-winning wines. The tour takes approximately 90 minutes. If you’d like lunch in the Vine House you can book a table by giving us a call on 01736 333946. Under 18’s are welcome but cannot participate in tasting and get to try one of our soft drinks we produce here instead. Dogs are also welcome, but are not allowed in the shop or winery.

To take part in the wine-tasting you must be 18 years or over but, we do offer our soft drinks to those who aren’t.

Tours cost £10.00 per person, children are £2.50 each.

Summer Vineyard Tours

Self-Guided & Guided Tours.

Booking is a must!

Self-Guided Tours must be booked online. Guided Tours need to be booked in advance by phone 01736 333 946 or email at tours@polgoon.com

Self-Guided Summer tours 2021: April – SEPTEMBER

Our self-guided vineyard tours run daily until the end of September. Please click on the button below to book!

We have time slots available in fifteen minute intervals, starting at 11am and finishing at 3pm (Sunday until Wednesday) and at 5pm (Thursday until Saturday).

Each time slot allocates you a table for just under two hours giving you plenty of time to relax and enjoy some extra drinks and nibbles after your tasting if you wish!

The self-guided tours observe the government guidelines for social distancing. You can download the route that you will be taking on the tour below, but there will also be laminated copies available to you. At the end of your tour of our vineyard and orchard, you will be able to try three of our wines in our outdoor café area.

To take part in the wine-tasting you must be 18 years or over but, we do offer our soft drinks to those who aren’t.

Tours cost £10.00 per person, children are £2.50 each.

Guided Summer tours 2021: June – SEPTEMBER

The guided vineyard tour provides a fascinating insight into the activities of a working Cornish vineyard and orchard. We’re running two guided tours on a Wednesday and Thursday at 10.30am and 3pm.

If you’d like to have lunch at Polgoon, please let us know when you book your guided tour! Click HERE to view our lunch menu. Please be aware that our specials might change on the day of your visit.

It takes approximately 90 minutes and includes a stroll around the vineyard and orchard learning about the different fruit varieties and their care as well as pruning regimes.

We’ll then take a look at the production processes in the winery and conclude with a tasting of 5 of our Polgoon products, including our international award-winning sparkling wines, still wines and ciders. 

The tour costs just £15 per person and children are £2.50 each. To take part in the wine-tasting you must be 18 years or over but, we do offer our soft drinks to those who aren’t.  Booking is a must – especially during August! Please call please 01736 333946 or email tours@polgoon.com.

Dogs are welcome on a lead around the vineyard, but not inside the shop or the winery. There’s a dog bowl and fresh water outside the shop and somewhere to tie up.

Private group tours available, please call 01736 333946 or email tours@polgoon.com.

Corona virus update – Please see the PDF titled ‘Enjoy your visit safely’ to familiarise yourself with all of the safety procedures that we have implemented during the COVID-19 outbreak. 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Our café is closed during the winter but you can buy snacks from the vineyard shop. 
  • Spring/Summer tours are weather dependent.  If it’s too wet it won’t be much fun, so we’ll call you in advance to cancel or rearrange.
  • Autumn/Winter tours are not weather dependent as we do not tour the vineyard and orchard (just the indoor production areas), unless it’s a sunny day.
  • Dogs are welcome on a lead around the vineyard, but not inside the shop or the winery. There’s a dog bowl and fresh water outside the shop and somewhere to tie up.

Directions

Do not leave the A30 until you see our signs (your Sat Nav will try to take you elsewhere!) Please stick on the A30 towards Lands End – you will find us on the right, flags waving, with a little, brown grape sign pointing to our gate.