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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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank heather w
MellissaO8, Manager at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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.

1  Thank Stephen O
Hugh H, Owner at Hugh Hamilton Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful setup complimented by great service and some really nice wines. I recommend $20 tasting package. Don't forget to take few bottlles home after you finish.

1  Thank Dario H
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Great wine tsting experience presented by Kath as she guided us through their range of excellent red wines. We are partial to heavy reds and they have several that met expectations. If you like heavy reds then The Oddball, Saperavi is worth a buy.

1  Thank b0bsmyth
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

It would be unfair to aspire this place on its offer. We were not able to stay. You can only purchase a package of drinks and food or buy a glass of wine. We we're travelling as a couple and had had lunch. We just...More

1  Thank steven_wilkinson
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