We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chateau Davell

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Review Highlights
A Hidden Gem!

This a very fun winery to visit. The wines are unfiltered and the grapes do the talking. The... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Detroit, Michigan
Quaint little Winery!!

Stopped by on our way to Lake Tahoe from Napa and met Davell. We did the tasting with cheese for... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Las Vegas
Read all 12 reviews
All photos (8)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hidden gem”(2 reviews)
“the owner”(3 reviews)
“lake tahoe”(2 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
3020 Vista Tierra Dr, Camino, CA 95709-9303
+1 530-644-2016
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews hidden gem the owner lake tahoe wine tasting cheese emily winery stop
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This a very fun winery to visit. The wines are unfiltered and the grapes do the talking. The results are excellent. Tastings are accompanied by cheese and sausage that compliment the wine. Plan enough time here to savor the tastings. The winery is a bit...More

Thank JayB346
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Stopped by on our way to Lake Tahoe from Napa and met Davell. We did the tasting with cheese for $10 each. We also bought 3 bottles of very good wine and the tasting fee was deducted from the total price. They have a small...More

Thank michaelgD4324DX
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a wine tasting and enjoyed our time! They are not located on their vineyard, but it’s all about the wine & pairings. We sampled a nice assortment and were offered pairings with local cheeses and crackers. The guide was pleasant and very...More

Thank ScottOnRiver
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Their new facility is very eclectic. Almost everything is repurposed material. Great outside area for picnics. Eric makes very good wine. Their tastings are well done with cheese and chocolate pairings. Well worth a visit.

Thank BEN P
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after a recommendation from another vineyard. So glad we did. We met Emily who is the owner. She paired her wine with different cheeses. She was very knowledgeable and helpful. We left with 2 bottles, a Syrah and Grenache blend (had her...More

Thank markhX3448JK
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Excellent wine tasting experience. Eric does a great job of pairing the wines with cheese and chocolate. The prices are very reasonable. We would recommend that you put this one on your trip itenerary.

Thank EDWARDP961
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Good wine in the middle of Apple Hill. Friendly staff and good wine! There are great views from the Tasting Room!

Thank Suzanne E
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This little winery is quaint and has character. The owner is passionate and creative wine maker - hand painted designs for each wine and food pairings. Mini shopping. Boutique with two outdoor seating areas

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed May 7, 2015

While driving from Lake Tahoe into the California Gold Rush Country my wife and I decided to stop at a couple of wineries. Looking through one of the tourist books we were very surprised at how many wineries; mostly small were in El Dorado County....More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

Great wine and I'm glad there were not many people when I was there, I was able to enjoy good tastings, and they came with also cheese to pair, totally loved that. I got me some wine and very happy with my purchase, great wines...More

View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Mother Lode Motel
80 reviews
4.30 km away
National 9 Inn
122 reviews
5.61 km away
Gold Country Inn
24 reviews
6.30 km away
Historic Cary House Hotel
318 reviews
8.10 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13 nearby restaurants
Log Cabin Cafe
18 reviews
.21 km away
Shilla Teriyaki & Sushi Bar
29 reviews
.72 km away
Visman's High Hill Ranch
9 reviews
.53 km away
Mountain Pizza
10 reviews
1.24 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 17 nearby attractions
Madrona Vineyards
29 reviews
1.50 km away
High Hill Ranch
152 reviews
.55 km away
Crystal Basin Cellars
25 reviews
1.25 km away
Apple Mountain Golf Resort
27 reviews
1.56 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chateau Davell staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines