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Chateau Chantal Winery & Tasting Room

15900 Rue de Vin, Traverse City, MI 49686-9379
+1 800-969-4009
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A must see!

Absolutely stunning view! Great patio... did tour but to be honest would have been just fine... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Perrysburg, Ohio
2017 bike ride

What a beautiful place! We spent 2 hours here just relaxing!! Of course we had wine and the views... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tammy S
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Chateau Chantal is a unique development that combines a winery, vineyards, bed and breakfast, residence, six private home sites, and winding roads, all of which combine to create an experience in Northern Hospitality. The 65 acre site sits high atop a ridge 12 miles north of Traverse City, Michigan on the beautiful and historic Old Mission Peninsula. Chateau Chantal crafts many styles of wine, allowing the grape to dictate the style. The location’s unparalleled views and outstanding staff play host to B&B activities, cooking classes, wine education opportunities, Tapas Tours, conferences and meetings, small weddings, and friendly regional wine events.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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15900 Rue de Vin, Traverse City, MI 49686-9379
+1 800-969-4009
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely stunning view! Great patio... did tour but to be honest would have been just fine chatting with server (super friendly) & having glass on patio!

Thank luvscigars
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a beautiful place! We spent 2 hours here just relaxing!! Of course we had wine and the views are just breathtaking... a must do...

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to this spot on the Old Mission Peninsula on a crisp October morning. The winery is in a beautiful location, and the tasting room is well done. We enjoyed the vistas from outside and from the winery's patio. It was a great place...More

Thank brmusicman
Reviewed 1 week ago

‘Ello chaps! The Traverse City area is a hidden gem for wine lovers. Most people think of Napa Valley for the best of the best, but boy are they missing out. There are dozens of wineries in the Traverse City area, each offering their own...More

Thank HerbertEdgewood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Château Chantel is what happens when a loving couple have a vision and passion for what they want to do in life. It is a beautiful, welcoming and delicious winery. They offer food and snacks, wine tasting, many types of wine related art and servingware,...More

Thank Darcy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tasting room gets busy on weekends. We arrived late in the day just after a thunderstorm and there were still about a dozen people ahead of us in line waiting for tastings. You can purchase a glass of wine with no waiting. The view...More

Thank Mary Jo K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Could not have asked for a better way enjoy the day. A few glasses of wine and a killer view. We had no idea of how good their wine was until we had our first sip. Wow!! This is well worth the drive and the...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Altho we had HEARD that the wine wasn't the best on the peninsula, the view WAS. I gotta tell you, tho... I thought the pinot noir was pretty darn good. You can only go out on the pation for the 'view' IF you purchase the...More

Thank Geenza
mcdalese, Owner at Chateau Chantal Winery & Tasting Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Greetings, Thank you for the review, we're so glad you enjoyed our Pinot Noir and our patio. I'm so sorry if someone gave you the impression that you couldn't wander around the patio without wine. That's not the case. There is no purchase requirement to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the wine cellar tour with Bill, and truly cannot describe how warm, informative and knowledgeable he is. If I owned a business I would want Bill to be the ambassador, he is so authentic and enthusiastic. The location is unbelievably perfect, with...More

Thank Natasha2002
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the place to go to enjoy the stunning vista out on the patio. Take pause, sip, and Enjoy! The wines were 'okay' this year, but it's still a delightful place to just Be.

Thank Kat26S
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10 July 2016|
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Response from Scott S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they charge $3, and if you purchase any wines, they give you a $3 discount.
Lisa H
26 April 2015|
Response from mcdalese | Property representative |
Hello Lisa, Thank you for your inquiry, you can find rate and availability information on our web site by searching Chateau Chantal or by calling us at 231-223-4110. Thank you, Marie-Chantal Dalese