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Hugh Hamilton Wines

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“black sheep”(18 reviews)
“cellar door”(47 reviews)
“water tank”(2 reviews)
Hugh Hamilton Wines is a 'must see' winery in McLaren Vale. Set on a ridge line it provides nearly 360 degree 'stunning' views of the McLaren Vale wine region. The wines are all estate grown and include the main stream varietals such as Shiraz...more
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94 McMurtrie Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8323 8689
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All reviews black sheep cellar door water tank beautiful rotunda degree view sensory experience dont miss tasting menu tasting room fabulous experience wine and cheese staff member small group great service winery tour great setting carolyn
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tasting room offers stunning elevated views across the winery whilst enjoying the wines on offer. Service is good, but even better if you are a member which gets you special attention. The wines on offer start at very reasonable prices of under $20 a...More

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MellissaO8, Manager at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review. Hugh Hamilton is a great place to experience wine with small groups of friends and glad to read you found more than just wine here. On your next visit, you may wish to try our other experience called Tasting of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful experience at Hugh Hamilton Cellar Door. The venue is very comfortable and the view sublime. We were offered a very refreshing welcome drink on arrival. Our server, Caroline was very knowledgeable about the wines and history of the Hamilton family...More

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MellissaO8, Manager at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Caroline is one of our most loyal team members of Hugh Hamilton Wines, she has been with us for 13 years! so can understand why you felt comfortable and were able to get great insight to Hugh Hamilton's history. Hope you're enjoying the Trickster and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning scenery, extremely impressive, friendly and knowledgeable service by Rebecca. Lovely tailored service and history of each wine presented to us at each tasting. Highly recommend!More

1  Thank jamesinadavies
MellissaO8, Manager at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks jamesinadavies, Its great to read your review as we aim to provide high quality service tailored to each guest/s. I will pass your review to Rebecca to ensure she knows you thoroughly enjoyed your experience at Hugh Hamilton. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Welcoming experience, relaxed, friendly place. Staff knowledgeable. Wines worth paying to taste. Some fantastic viewsMore

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MellissaO8, Manager at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks heather w for your review, I'm glad you enjoyed your experience at Hugh Hamilton Wines and made you feel welcomed. We hope too see you visit us in the future and experience some more of our wonderful wines not forgetting the stunning views which...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Visited many wineries over four days in the region. This was one of the best, our host Alison was excellent, great setting and very good and diverse line up of wines. Highly recommend to any wine lover.

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Hugh H, Owner at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Many thanks for your visiting us and your review Stephen. I'll make sure I let Allison know that you appreciated her service. Cheers Hugh

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

As black sheep members, we took the in-laws to this lovely cellar door after they enjoyed our previous case just a little too much! Carolyn hosted our tasting and she was a lovely host. The wines as always were amazing and the scenery made for...More

1  Thank Iain S
Paul W, Loyalty Manager at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Glad you had a great time on Sunday, a cheeky Sunday Session is always a great way to spend a weekend. We look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Can not say enough about the whole experience, I am from 5 star hospitality industry and WOW, these operators know how to provide a 5 Star experience, from the minute we walked in we where treated nicely it, staff dressed in nice uniforms and their...More

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Mellissa O, Manager at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thanks George for your feedback. It’s fantastic to see that not only your guests thoroughly enjoyed themselves, but you did as well. We look forward to seeing you again soon & encourage yourself to experience our cellar door when you are off duty.

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

There are so many wineries to choose from in Mclarenvale but you really should put this one on your list. The 360 degree view in the cellar door on a hill is just beginning of an awesome tasting experience. The tasting here is very tastefully...More

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Mary H, Owner at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hello thank you for your terrific review I really appreciate that you went to the trouble to do one. I must say I never get tired of that view from our cellar door, every day of the year it changes and has something new and...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Visited Hugh Hamilton today with a small group of young friends. From the venue, the view, the wines and the friendly and engaging service from Carolyn and Rebecca it was a fabulous experience! Can't wait to return with other friends and visitors. Thanks!More

1  Thank Carmel H
Hugh H, Owner at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Carmel, I'm a little late in acknowledging your visit and your review. I must have been sidetracked by my birthday, which is the day you visited us! I'll let Carolyn & Bec know you posted on Trip Advisor. They will very much appreciate your...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Great venue, great wines and even better staff running the place. The staff are really friendly. I was given a wine for tasting that was not in the tasting menu as she thought I might like based on our chat about red wine. It works...More

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