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Chard Farm Winery

205 Chard Road | Gibbston, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6110
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US$ 148.93*
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Central Otago Wine Tour from Queenstown
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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
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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205 Chard Road | Gibbston, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6110
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11 - 20 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

What a great tasting. A room full of punters wanting a taste, being served by 1 person and she managed to make us all feel special. Oh and the wines were delicious.

Thank ninaian
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The drive to the winery is beautiful (note: the driveway is narrow, and you are driving along a steep drop). The wine is delicious, and we bought two bottles of the Pinot Noir. A wonderful stop, and a great excuse to drive around Central Otago.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Down a long winding gravel road opposite the Kawarau Bungy jumping site, Chard Farm was one of the pioneers in Central Otago winemaking. It has flourished, and it's a great venue for a wine tasting, and a chance to catch up on some history of...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

As always we stopped in to taste and to by some of their fantastic wine, had a great tasting with the staff and bought some lovely MkII Pinot to go home with. Thanks so much and see you next year.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 22 January 2017

It is a very cute winery, with beautiful surrounding and a free wine tasting with very kind staff. They do suggest a donation if you do not buy any wines, which we did since Riesling was quite good! The road to the winery is a...More

Thank patachok
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We turned up on spec for a tasting that had no cover charge. We were told we'd be able to taste 5 wines but the cellar was quite quiet once a party had left and staff were in a chatty mood and enthusiastic to find...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 6 January 2017

On our wine tour we stopped at Chard Farms. This winery makes an amazing Pinot Noir that I ended up buy a few bottles of.

Thank JMO4104
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

My partner Claire and I enjoyed some beautiful wine here at Chard Farm one cold winters afternoon The Pinot Gris was an absolute delight and is definitely recommended The only slight down side, the area for tasting can get a little cramped quite quickly and...More

Thank theoriginalbubster
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic wine great people loved the experience. Would for sure go again had a great time. The tiger was awesome

Thank Davidandpolly
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Great little winery on the outskirts of Queenstown, situated on the original dirt track road to town. A great selection of wines that can luckily be found in the UK too (many NZ wines are domestic only) tasting is 6 wines each for 10$ which...More

1  Thank Mick W
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24 June 2015|
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
28 April 2015|
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.