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Bowers Harbor Vineyards

2896 Bowers Harbor Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-9735
+1 231-223-7615
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Nice place and location. The wine was average. The staff was helpful in that she regurgitated the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dave H
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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Great for couples & groups!

My fiancé and I attempt to visit every year. Each year the staff are very kind and welcoming. David... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Redford, Michigan
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We are a boutique winery located in Northern Michigan on picturesque Old Mission Peninsula. Our cool-climate viticulture experience coupled with our hard work proves to produce superior quality Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc, and our signature meritage blend the 2896, Langley Vineyard. A visit to our quaint tasting room will afford you the opportunity to taste our sparkling wines, red wines, white wines, and view the quiet loveliness of Bowers Harbor. Wine tasting is comfortable and inviting at Bowers Harbor Vineyards; no need to be intimidated! The Tasting Room Join us in the Bower’s Harbor Tasting Room to try the latest Award-Winning wines! - Wine Tasting - Wine by the Glass - Local Cheeses & Spreads - Coroporate & Private Event Rentals - Dining in the Vines - Summer and Fall Vineyard Tours by Reservation - Parties of 8 or More, Please Call for Reservations
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2896 Bowers Harbor Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-9735
+1 231-223-7615
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice place and location. The wine was average. The staff was helpful in that she regurgitated the standard description of wines you hear at a lot of wineries. She was also preoccupied with other tasks which was a bit annoying. They do have a small...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My fiancé and I attempt to visit every year. Each year the staff are very kind and welcoming. David took care of us this time & he was knowledgeable & entertaining. Out of all the vineyards in Traverse City, Bowers Harbor is our favorite. Thank...More

Thank nurseadam82
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful grounds, and the wine and ciders were delicious. This whole peninsula is beautiful with all of the vineyards and orchids. Check your hotel for a coupon for this place. We found it too late, but could have had buy one get one tastings and...More

Thank ohiohockeyguy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a very pretty place!! The grounds are quite large and they really give access to different areas, for example they have some tables to enjoy wine right in the rows of their grapevines. We weren't overly impressed by their wines and felt there...More

Thank troutcatcher04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really liked this winery, nice grounds, the vineyards are easily accessible. There are even tables out around the vines. The staff were very friendly and enthusiastic about their product. My favorites were the dry reislings, while my wife really liked the sweeter reislings. This...More

Thank Budman314
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our tastings! My husband did the wine tasting and I did the cider tasting. Each for $5. What a deal! Our kids were entertained by reading on the porch. We'd go back.

Thank oconnorjen
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I went with a group after the conference I was attending let out for the day. Took a bus tour this was the first stop. Nice variety of wines to taste inexpensive and given a free glass. The person show the wines was very good...More

Thank Gregory T
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Took a Sunday drive along the Old Mission Peninsula and saw the sign for Bowers Harbor Vineyard and decided to check it out. While the grounds were not the best (overlooks the town recreation fields), the wines certainly were in comparison to the other vineyards...More

Thank dave_cogswell
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Bowers Harbor has been a favorite of ours for several years. The wines are outstanding, the location is beautiful and the staff is always very friendly. We have never been disappointed and will continue to visit each year!

Thank obxgirl24
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This was my favorite stop. Our hostess was so nice and friendly along with the rest of the staff. The Otis wine is my favorite but I tried Cooper this time around . Enjoyed hearing the story behind the names of the dog wines. This...More

Thank Louise S
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Response from michiganboo | Reviewed this property |
It is family friendly even though it is a winery....Just nice for relaxing & walking around the area...The rocking chairs in front are nice also...