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Gibbston Valley Wines

1820 Gibbston Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6910
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Central Otago Wine Tour from Queenstown
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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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  • Average12%
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1820 Gibbston Highway, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed the short, informative tour of the vineyard and wine cellar. The tour guide provided a lively and interesting narrative. The wine tasting helped provide addd insight into the wines they produce. We really appreciated the shipping service they provided so we did...More

Thank James H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here many times over the years and very pleased to see that the development has remained in keeping with its past. We enjoyed the lunch menu which contained lots of interest. We tried the soup, the fritters and the beef fillet burger. None of...More

Thank OldGoatsKnowBest
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here alone the bike trail, didnt have lunch but on the list to do next time in Queenstown, such a well kept beautiful place with an amazing setting.

Thank Trina M
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GibbstonValleyNZ, Manager at Gibbston Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Trina, Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you soon. All the best Team GV

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent wine tour, with some great tasting wines. Interesting tour and history of the winery's. Has lunch with wine paired with your food. Great way to spend an afternoon and tasting some of the finest wines in the world

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bike riding was pleasant with great views of Kawarau river and bungy jumpers from the suspension bridge. River Trail was moderate difficulty not as easy as advertised. The biggest problem was that the return trail back to Gibbston was poorly marked and we all ended...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our server was very helpful in suggesting the food that we might like, the wine pairings were superb, and the quality of the food is among the best that we have experienced in three weeks in NZ. A wonderful day from the bus/van ride out,...More

Thank Dave499285
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GibbstonValleyNZ, Manager at Gibbston Valley Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Dave, Thank you for your kind words, I have sent them around to the team. All the best and hope to see you again soon

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We joined the wine club, the Pinot Noir and Rose were so good. Really enjoyed this winery. Fun. You can bike ride down the the bungy jumping location and enjoy watching, or ride thru the vineyards. Definitely recommend going next door to the Cheesery and...More

Thank got2bebiking
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gibbston Valley winery offers more than your average winery with a cellar door, a chessery, the wine cave and a restaurant. Boasting the original plantings in the region (1981) and some wonderful Pinot Noir it is worth the stop. The cave tour and 4 wine...More

Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paid wine tasting means less pressure to buy. Excellent knowledgeable service and a very good range of high quality wines.A recurring theme on this trip - late Jan 2018- of slightly too warm temps but not too bad

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wines were nothing to brag about. The cave tour is overpriced, crowded, and gimmicky. If you want to taste great wine go to Amisfield or even further afield such as Felton Road or Wild Earth. Tours and service is personalised and free. You get to...More

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

Hi Locosfc, Thank you for your feedback, and we're sorry we did not live up to your expectations. All the best Team GV

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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
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