Welcome to Saltings Estate
The Saltings in Sandspit, is only forty five minutes north of Auckland and offers superior self catering accommodation set amongst the vines in a peaceful, secluded environment with stunning water views. A minimum stay of one week is required to book this charming accommodation which overlooks the picturesque biodynamic vineyard and is operated in the same style as a French gÎte. The accommodation is the perfect base for exploring the Hauraki Gulf, the historic town of Warkworth and the Matakana Coast Wine Country. The ambience here will appeal to the romantic at heart and anyone looking for that extra special place to stay.
The Bordeaux Suite is romantic and luxurious with stunning views overlooking the vineyard and Sandspit estuary. It has two superking air conditioned bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, a superb kitchen, lounge and dining area.
The Merlot Suite is a charming apartment on ground level with a kitchen , dining area, lounge and private deck. Another deck by the vineyard is also available for guests to enjoy. The bedroom has one superking size bed and en-suite bathroom.
Vineyard & Wine Sales
Saltings Estate is a small boutique family owned vineyard which produces classical style wines that express the qualities of our terroir; that is our soils, microclimate, biodynamic management and care of the vineyard.
Saltings Estate specialises in making fine wine from estate grown grapes sourced from a single vineyard. These grapes have been grown in the traditional manner using biodynamic techniques. This involves growing the grapes without the use of herbicide, insecticide, systemic fungicides or soluble fertilisers.