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Buena Vista Winery

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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My sister and I brought my mom to Sonoma for her birthday, this was our first stop. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Riverton, Wyoming
via mobile
Great place, fascinating history!

Our family (3 adults) took the Barrel Tour & Tasting, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our guide, Don... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Carol B
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A recommended wine-tasting venue in Sonoma Valley.
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18000 Old Winery Rd, Sonoma, CA 95476-4840
+1 800-926-1266
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My sister and I brought my mom to Sonoma for her birthday, this was our first stop. Beautiful winery, great history. Brandon, our server for our tasting was knowledgeable. Good wine! Beautiful area, a must see

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family (3 adults) took the Barrel Tour & Tasting, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our guide, Don, was dressed in period attire, which was fun. Our tour began with a glass of wine on the terrace, while Don went over some of the history --...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Buena Vista many times over the years by bike and thoroughly enjoy the beautiful setting and history. Wonderful wines and a great place to picnic. I was very disappointed in the size of the pours on the $20 tasting this visit....More

Thank Rose O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here on a day filled with wineries so didn't do any tastings at this one, but we are so glad we stopped because the buildings were so interesting and with such history. The patio tables outside may be used by the public and...More

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here as part of the bike tour. I had a nice Pinot Noir. Friendly service. Amazing building. I think it could be better with more prompt service. They likely don’t care if they see you wearing t-shirts and a cap. Average in my...More

Thank Orange11674
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The wines and the estate is pretty good, but let me recall the conversation between me and the older “lady” called Sara outside who was doing our “tasting”. Not only she does not say a word about the wines but she is incredibly passive agressive...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

The history of this winery is fascinating. It was so much fun to read about the history as we walked up the path to the main building. They even have cute walk through mazes along the way to keep the kids entertained. Once you get...More

Thank irsh21
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Stopped off for a quick visit when staying in Sonoma for two days. Missed the wine tour, but did participate in the wine tasting and walked around the grounds. Before visiting, check for the types of tours and the departure times. Many different varieties and...More

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suzy c, Wine Club Coordinator at Buena Vista Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

This is a great review Dionges! Thank you for the support. We are thrilled that you had a satisfying experience, and we look forward to having you back soon! Cheers and regards,

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place to visit, a must do on any visit to wine country. From the beautifully designed grounds, to the gracious host, Victor, to the wines - impeccable at every step! Victor was amazing, sparing no detail as he guided us on our...More

Thank ahippgirl
Reviewed 13 August 2018

From the first time I visited three years ago to present, this winery is among one of my favorite and must go to wineries. You get a wonderful selection of whites, red, champagne, brandy and sherry. I joined the club three years ago and have...More

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10 September 2018|
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Response from Michelle S | Property representative |
Dear Kristin, Thank you for reaching out. Yes, we do ship blended wines! Hope to see you soon. Cheers and regards,
Jan K
11 August 2017|
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Response from Shaquana F | Reviewed this property |
You can do a tasting or buy a bottle and relax here. I would bring my own picnic rather than purchase there.
Debi B
13 February 2017|
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Response from JmJay75 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you would need to call the winery directly for that info.