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Mt Difficulty Wines Cellar Door

73 Felton Road, Bannockburn, Cromwell 9384, New Zealand
+64 3-445 3445
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Central Otago Wine Tour from Queenstown
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Mt Difficulty Wines is located in Bannockburn, between the Queenstown Lakes district and Central Otago. Mt Difficulty's Cellar Door and Restaurant sit on a rocky outcrop, high above the winery on Felton Road. It's the perfect spot to experience Mt Difficulty's unique hospitality while taking in the venue's dramatic views. Wine tasting and sales available daily from 10.30am to 4.30pm (10.30am-5.30pm from Christmas until Easter) • Mt Difficulty and Roaring Meg wines available for tasting and purchase • Pinot Noir, Riesling, Pinot Gris, Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer and Sauvignon Blanc • Domestic and international shipping options available Lunch is served from midday to 4pm, reservations essential.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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73 Felton Road, Bannockburn, Cromwell 9384, New Zealand
+64 3-445 3445
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful cellar door and surroundings. Wines of a high quality. Staff polite throughout. Scenic drive from Queenstown.

Thank akdow74
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our favorite winery of the day - both in taste as well as selection. The staff was very friendly and did a great job of catering the wine tastings to the personal preferences of our party. The Mt Difficulty range has big reds...More

Thank drjandthemissus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful, stunning wine tasting and meal here today. The chef was off, so we had platters of cheese, breads and other delicious bites to eat. A wonderful location, stunning views and excellent wines. The wine tasting was very relaxed and allowed me...More

Thank ScampinIzzy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not a massive fan of the Mt Difficulty range, but its not bad and definately extensive. The fee is one or two dollars and thus worth it. The view is good. Make sure to go to Felton Road as well when around (appointment only,...More

Thank Marco N
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We discovered Roaring Meg Sav on a previous trip to Queenstown so this trip we went to the cellar door. Great staff and stunning views, may have ordered a box to send home

Thank Nigel F
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Fabulous service delicious wine tasting. We stopped for platters and did wine tasting Well worth the visit. Very affordable

Thank NZtouristinNZ
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Ok we all know that the wine is fantastic, but the staff really make this place. They are knowledgeable and happy to chat wine abd NZ trivia all afternoon. It's a must stop

Thank Brett H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

One of our fave wines so we couldn't miss it! Only stopped for a wine tasting. Would be keen to return for a fancy lunch someday! Gold coin donation and friendly staff. Stunning views! Worth a stop!

Thank MissMLJ
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The cellar door setting is amazing - great views and a lovely building. We were a little disappointed in the wine tasting. Felt hurried and the cellar door host made incorrect assumptions about our knowledge of wines. They made some rather disparaging remarks about Marlborough...More

Thank helenthered
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Loved it. The wine is delicious and reasonably priced. The location is great and on a clear day the views are fantastic. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Praxmeyer
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