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Chard Farm Winery

205 Chard Road | Gibbston, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6110
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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
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“cellar door”(31 reviews)
“pinot noir”(21 reviews)
“wine tasting”(20 reviews)
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Specialising in Pinot Noir, Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Sauvignon Blanc and Gewurztraminer. Cellar Door Open for tastings 10am - 5pm weekdays and 11am - 5pm on weekends
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205 Chard Road | Gibbston, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 6110
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"cellar door"
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"pinot noir"
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"wine tasting"
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"tasting room"
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"tasting experience"
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"free shipping"
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"steep drop"
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"worth a visit"
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"fantastic wine"
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"spectacular drive"
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"central otago"
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"gravel road"
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"great scenery"
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"new zealand"
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"pauline"
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"donation"
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"noirs"
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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

We always stop here on our annual yearly pilgrimage to Queenstown. We love tasting and purchasing their fantastic wine and are partial to their tiger Pinot noir. Great staff who are always eager to help you. A must go to if you enjoy a great...More

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

So good to hear that we are on your annual pilgrimage while in Queenstown. Thanks so much for stopping by and for your feedback. We look forward to your visit next year. Cheers from the Team at Chard Farm

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

What a lovely setting with vineyard-style buildings close to the vines themselves. We were offered 6 different wines to taste, and the person advising us was charming and very knowledgeable about the wine and the local area. Tasting is free, but you are invited instead...More

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit our Cellar Door. Our hospice fundraiser is going really well and helps support the palliative care nurse in our area. Enjoy your wine and we look forward to your next visit. Cheers from the team...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

Calm winery, good range of wines and Pauline our host was also very kind. Gave us also good tip for the rest of our day in the area. Driving there needs some attention, but nothing extreme.

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your tasting at Chard Farm with Pauline and hope her tips helped you enjoy the area more. Thank you for coming to visit us and we hope to see you again on your next visit.

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

Our tasting at Chard Farm was lovely. The trip out to the facility was absolutely gorgeous and the wine and service was top notch.

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2017

Thank you for your feedback on your tasting experience at our Cellar Door. Glad to hear that you enjoyed yourselves. All the best for 2018 and we hope to see you again someday. Cheers Mitch

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Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Chard Farm Winery and loved it - we drink white wines and they were fabulous. We bought the 2016 Sauvignon Blanc. The cellar door has character and the staff were friendly and welcoming, despite there being a large number of people visiting...More

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Glad you enjoyed our Central Otago Sauvignon Blanc. We are hoping our compact space may be enlarged slightly this year. Wishing you all the best for 2018.

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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Excellent wines and friendly, welcoming service. The surrounds are picturesque. I always enjoy the boutique, family run wineries over the big companies.

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to stop by. We are glad you enjoyed your tasting with us and look forward to your next visit. Cheers Mitch

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

Access is along a narrow gravel road, but the views are rewarding! It's a small winery with free parking outside, plenty of space to run and sweeping views across the valley. The tasting room is small, the service friendly, staff very knowledgeable and helpful and...More

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Cheers Mitch

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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Don't go in a group of more than 5 pax. Above 5 pax they will charge NZD125 and taste at Cellar. There is no big deal on the wine tasting in the Cellar. Cold and dark. In additional each have to pay NZD10 for the...More

Thank Ng C
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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2017

Dear Ng C When you telephoned our office you were advised that the only way we could cater for a group your size, (11) was a private tasting in our barrel hall. We advised you, before you arrived at our winery, that there would be...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

Loved the wines. Thought the cellar door was tight had two groups tasting at one time so it was a little chaotic not a problem at some of the other wineries It took the staff at little time to get on top of the issue....More

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MitchB222, General Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Hello Jim, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. At times, it is out of our control when larger groups visit our cellar door. We are in the process of extending our tasting area. We hope you will visit us on your...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2017

since first visiting in 1996 we have loved Chard Farm. Their story, their location and of course their lovely wines. We always visit when in the country and this time was no exception. This is a small, beautiful winery in a fantastic location. Take time...More

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MitchB222, Manager at Chard Farm Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback and support. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday and look forward to your next visit. Cheers Mitch

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Lalatravelgirl1979
March 31, 2018|
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Response from MitchB222 | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not have a restaurant at Chard Farm. Just Wine tasting. Our Cellar Door hours are Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm.
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Kirstinny
June 24, 2015|
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Response from MitchB222 | Property representative |
Sorry, we don't have transfers. Yes you will need to drive yourself to Chard Farm or go with a wine tour operator. Our hours are Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm.If you have any other questions... More
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VivianNghia
April 28, 2015|
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Response from MitchB222 | Property representative |
Chard Farm does not have a charge for wine tasting . If you are not purchasing any wine on the day we do appreciate a donation towards our recycling program. We look forward to your visit.
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