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Seneca Lake Wine Trail

2 N Franklin St, Suite 320, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1269
+1 877-536-2717
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Visiting the wineries!

Each winery is unique and the wine tastings and events are informative and fun. One of my favorite... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ArtAlley
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Syracuse, New York
A great variety of wineries!!

Have visited numerous wineries on the Seneca Wine Trail; most recently in June 2017. Although I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
DownEast47
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Canandaigua, New York
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2 N Franklin St, Suite 320, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1269
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Reviewed yesterday

Each winery is unique and the wine tastings and events are informative and fun. One of my favorite wineries is Dr. Franks. Recently they have started a new art venue where wine tasting and culinary delights are shared with fine art. Art Pairs is a...More

Thank ArtAlley
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have visited numerous wineries on the Seneca Wine Trail; most recently in June 2017. Although I like the wineries on both sides of the lake, I generally go to the east side so we can also catch some on the west side of Cayuga Lake....More

Thank DownEast47
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first stop on our wine tour. Our visit in Watkins Glen wasn't base on wine tasting. We visited a few wineries and this one was best. Very friendly staff. Not only we could taste wine, our children had a chance to tried...More

Thank Izabela J
Reviewed 6 days ago

The trail is beautiful! So many hidden gem wineries on the way in and out of Watkins Glen. Definitely recommend it!

Thank Jeannie L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While camping in the area my wife and I decided to take a boat tour which was cold water to wine tour of various wineries in the area. Although not liking the wine because we are more custom to sweeter wines from Ohio and Michigan,...More

Thank 636jeff
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's a lot more that just wines on offer along the wine trail, so it's worth planning out what you want to see rather than just winging it. The wines tend to be an the sweeter side, but there are a wineries with some very...More

1  Thank Dave A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many excellent Wineries on the West Side of Seneca Lake: Fox Run, Serenity, Heron Hill, and Anthony Road Wine Cellars are all worthy of stop and tasting.

Thank RonCo893
Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback: and we agree that those are all excellent wineries.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I come up twice every year and look forward to doing the trail. There are a lot of good wineries on it as well as a lot that are not.

Thank kendec6591
Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide this positive feedback, and are happy to know you and your wife visit our region more than once per year.

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a wine person,then the NY Finger Lakes are a must visit area. While driving around the beautiful Seneca Lake, you can't go more than a few miles without hitting a winery. It can almost be a little overwhelming. We ended up renting...More

1  Thank hollytrea
Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide this very detailed, excellent feedback and advice for future visitors. We hope you're able to visit our region again soon to visit even more wineries.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 6 enjoyed our trip around the lake with a driver arranged through our B&B -Echoes of the Glen. We loved the background on the area he provided....and suggestions on wineries we were unfamiliar with. Our favorites: 1) H. J. Wiemer Vineyard-a long...More

2  Thank kristenk52
Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide this detailed feedback, and we're happy to know you and your friends had such a fine time. Those wineries are all great, as is that B&B, and we hope you're able to visit even more wineries next...More

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levijl
15 April 2017|
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Response from KestrelHaven | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be late, April was very wet here keeping us busy and offline. The tour is the safest and you should get a nice cross section. Some will ask where you would like to visit. For the tasting rooms that charge I suggest... More
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Andrea G
3 November 2016|
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Response from Paul T | Property representative |
That is a great question, and there is no universally accurate answer: time of year, day of the week you're visiting, and a host of other factors play into this. Probably 30-45 minutes per winery is a good estimate. Visit... More
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SteelerFanTransplant
4 October 2016|
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Response from Barbara B | Reviewed this property |
We went up the east side and down the west. I agree west side is a little more scenic. We ate at Ventosa Winery along the north west side of the lake right outside of Geneva. It was reasonably priced. The food was wonderful... More
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