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Gibbston Valley Wines

1820 Gibbston Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6910
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Located just 25 minutes from Queenstown in the South Island of New Zealand, Gibbston Valley Winery offers a premium Central Otago wine and food experience. The winery is centered in one of the world's most-celebrated Pinot Noir producing regions, and famously creates world-champion wine. Gibbston Valley is home to New Zealand's largest wine cave and offers a range of different group and private winery and cave tours, making it a popular attraction for visitors from around the world. Return transportation from Queenstown to the winery is available daily on the Gibbston Valley shuttle. Winner of the 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award, the winery also features an award-winning winery restaurant open daily for lunch, a cellar door where you can try Gibbston Valley's full range of wines, on-site cheesery and bike centre offering bike hire and direct access to some of the top trails in Queenstown. A visit to the winery is also a chance to see their talented winemaking team in action. All of their wine is handpicked and handcrafted using traditional winemaking methods including producing organic wine, certified organic by BioGrow New Zealand. If you're heading to Queenstown, don't miss the chance to try, taste and savour the range of wine, food and biking experiences offered at Gibbston Valley Winery. Please contact us for booking details.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1820 Gibbston Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6910
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited this winery and cheesery on the way down into Queenstown. The wine tour was informative and interesting without being too technical and we were in a good sized group so everyone could hear and see. The selection of wines at the end was...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

took up the cave tour with transport.. after the cave tour there was a bit of time left to go winery to try the Purely Pinot Wine , cheesery.. missed my bus.. but it is all good, had more time to do another tasting.. Ryan...More

Thank Kzero26
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried their famed wine and cheese tasting and it was an awesome experience. It took really long for the cheese platter to come but it was well worth the wait. Loved the interior and atmosphere of the place as well!

Thank thewildnut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely winery this is. Did the wine tasting first - four reds for $15, then onto the cheesery. After a few tastings we decided to have the bread and cheese platter $13 each. You get a whole, small baguette, cheese of your choice...More

Thank Tiara2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our favorite stop on our wine tour. Our tour was the first one here so the winery was empty. The staff were all friendly and did a great job interacting with us. The vineyards aren't extensive, but the tour provided great information. They...More

Thank mbaumgartl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful setting in a very unique valley. The wines are quite nice and the tour of the wine cave is fantastic. Above all make sure to have a lunch at the restaurant on site. The green lipped mussels are some of the best I...More

Thank dandieckhaus
GibbstonValleyNZ, Manager at Gibbston Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi dandieckhaus, Thank you for your kind words, we're all so glad you enjoyed your time with us. All the best Team GV

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had not visited for years and were really looking forward to one of their platters in the restaurant. Unfortunately they are now only served in the bar area. We chose to stay in the restaurant and were not disappointed. Certainly not cheap, but fine...More

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We each took our wine tasting trays into the lovely garden and we enjoyed our chat about each of the wines. We had booked a table in the restaurant so when we were finished we moved to the restaurant where we sat outside in the...More

Thank Frank K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the tour with the wine tasting and absolutely loved our experience. The location is stunning, the vineyards a joy to see a month into the growing season. The wine cave was good to see and remains a constant temperature all year round. We...More

Thank The_Crofter
GibbstonValleyNZ, Manager at Gibbston Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi The_Crofter Thank you for your kind words, and yes it really is a great way to spend the afternoon. All the best Team GV

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice stop just down the road from Bridge bungee jump. Great tour in cave tasting room. Don't miss the cheese tasting, they make their own cheese, very good.

Thank dave4q
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22 September 2017|
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Response from Catherine K | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus that goes Wanaka to Arrowtown/Queenstown four times daily they may drop you off and pick you up as they have to go past Gibbston Valley Wines. From their page "NOTE: CALL US ON 0800 405066 TO ARRANGE A... More