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Coldstream Hills Cellar Door

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The home of Halliday!

How can you not go to Coldstream Hills when in the Yarra Valley to taste the wines made by James... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
A R H
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Charleston, South Carolina
Fantastic wines

Our tour guide almost put us off going here but I was insistent, and it paid off. Amazing wines and... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
VikkiBPerth
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Perth
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Indulge and enjoy the breathtaking views during one of the best times of year from the lovely surrounds of the Coldstream Hills winery. Open seven days a week, the Coldstream Hills Cellar Door is a must visit for wine enthusiasts eager to taste our...more
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29 Maddens Lane, Coldstream, Victoria 3770, Australia
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+61 3 5960 7000
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide almost put us off going here but I was insistent, and it paid off. Amazing wines and Josh was fantastic, he was so knowledgeable and clearly passionate about what he does. Highly recommend visiting.More

1  Thank VikkiBPerth
Coldstream H, Manager at Coldstream Hills Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Hi Vikki, We're so glad you made the effort too! We're very proud of the quality of our wines and our winemaker's ability to extract and express the very best of the Yarra Valley. We will pass on your kind words to Josh about his...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Visited a few wineries before this and everyone has been friendly and helpful. This place the guy who served us wasn't that friendly and lacked of warm. There wasn't any customer there except us. Don't understand why it was a must visit on the yarra...More

1  Thank agathabryan
Coldstream H, Manager at Coldstream Hills Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hi Agatha, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We wanted to let you know we are reviewing your comments as team as we work hard to make sure everyone who steps through our door feels welcome. We appreciate the feedback.

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

After finding it difficult to locate the wine tasting experience was pretty good. The wines were lovely but the guy showing us them was so arrogant it lessened the experience.

2  Thank Jace1979
Coldstream H, Manager at Coldstream Hills Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback on visiting our cellar door and we have shared your comments with the wider team.

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Took a group of 3 English friends for a tasting. A small group left soon after we arrived so we had the cellar door to ourselves. Great view, lovely wines ........ But sadly the gentleman offering tastings gave us the impression that he didn't want...More

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Coldstream H, Manager at Coldstream Hills Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hi Ian, Thanks for letting us know about your experience visiting our cellar door. We work hard to make sure everyone who works through the door feels welcome so we're sorry to hear that was not your impression. We will be reviewing your comments as...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017

How can you not go to Coldstream Hills when in the Yarra Valley to taste the wines made by James Halliday, the guru of Australian wines. Well made wines, though I thought the chardonnays lost a lot by no malolactic fermentation. The Pinots were really...More

1  Thank A R H
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Took my daughter & here partner here while I waited outside admiring the view. They returned empty handed & quite disappointed. They said that the place had only 1 person serving, I think they said Jake, and they were left waiting for over 15 minutes...More

2  Thank Mark C
Coldstream H, Manager at Coldstream Hills Cellar Door, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Hi Mark, Thanks for letting us know about your experience and we'd like to apologise for the wait. We work hard as a team to make sure all visitors feel as welcome as possible, no matter how busy we are. Its importance to us that...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I ordered and paid for wine last July. After chasing them twice they now tell me that half my order is not available. The wine is OK but the service is very bad. I am now trying to cancel my membership of their Ampitheatre Club...More

1  Thank Richard L
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Seren helped us with the wines and was so knowledgeable about them and the local area. Had an amazing tasting of the wines and she recommended other great vineyards and places to eat lunch. Would highly recommend.

1  Thank britabroad34
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We were warmly greeted, the cellar door at the time was moderately busy. A quickly served refreshing sparkling to clean the palate! As we were interested in the Pinots, four glasses appeared, and individual vineyard pinots poured. I have to admit, this is my favoured...More

1  Thank Marc D
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Our friends took us here when we visited from England and I would highly recommend a visit. The young girl who did our tasting session was amazing, so bubbly and it was obvious she loved her job. Her name was Sarah and her knowledge of...More

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