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Great small winery/cidery

We have driven past here several times on our trips to Naramata and finally stopped. This was the... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Marilyn R
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Kelowna, Canada
Sold out

I was disappointed to learn that my fave black current wine was sold out at elephant island. It’s... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
brendabeachbum
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Elephant Island began as a family haven, a place of summer picnics, orchard adventures and magical holidays on the Naramata Bench. Today the elephant has grown into a 6,000 case winery driven to craft wines of character. Wines that sing with the...more
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2730 Aikens Loop, Naramata, British Columbia V0H 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

We have driven past here several times on our trips to Naramata and finally stopped. This was the last weekend that they were open, and most of their wines were sold out, but we still had a great time! It is very small and quaint,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

I was disappointed to learn that my fave black current wine was sold out at elephant island. It’s often sold out at my local wine shop and I thought if I travelled 5 hours to the source I would have better luck. Instead I purchased...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank brendabeachbum
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Elephant Island winery has a nice, almost whimsical setting that sets itself apart from many of the other 'standard' wineries in the area. Staff were pleasant and engaging. The 'tasting room' is in a nice barn setup with a patio area off the back. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MisterCheeky
Reviewed August 27, 2018

A must stop! Owners are great people and the winery is family friendly. There are a variety of delicious fruit wines to choose from, but don't come here if you are looking for the same old same old. There is a special kids table as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AlbertaGumby
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

A must to visit when in the Okanagan! My favorite is the Apricot dessert wine but all other fruit wines are also lovely.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Excursion549475
Reviewed August 21, 2018

The building, patio and staff and all great here. The wine is definitely more fruity some like it some don't. Worth a stop to see if you like it. The patio is huge and you're welcome to do your tasting outside also. In addition they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank J H
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Loved the setting of Elephant Island. Staff were all very friendly. Cute little barn converted tasting room. They had refrigerated product & cheese to enjoy outside on their kid friendly patio. You must like fruit based wines to enjoy Elephant Islands lineup. Wasn’t able to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank YNWATravelBug
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

After visiting a few of the wineries close by, we were intrigued by the name. We had a choice of tasting flights to try and then offered seating on their nice patio. The casualness of this visit was lovely, and the fruit flavored wines were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Loralie E
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This place is nice :) Your tasting is served to you on their patio (where as most others you line up at the bar). You also get a choice of fruit wines or their regular menu. The servers were attentive (even after a 14 top...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carol E
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Cute vineyard with a nice variety of wines. Staff are nice. A bit busy but worth the trip up. Thanks!

Date of experience: August 2018
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