We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Philip Carter Winery

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 4366 Stillhouse Road, Hume, VA 22639
Phone Number: (540) 364-1203
Website
Today
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 69 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Very Enjoyable

My wife, eldest daughter and myself made this winery our second stop of three. This was my first visit, it was there second. First of all, they have a nice selection of wines to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Billy R
,
Thurmont, Maryland
Add Photo Write a Review

69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Tour/Tasting was very nice.....just enough cheese and sausage in the picnic basket so don't expect a large amount(we found it enough however).Grounds were nice and there was a nice friendly guy playing music who enagaged the crowd. Over all I would suggest a visit:)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Herndon, Virginia
Level Contributor
25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

As a descendent of Charles "King" Carter, this winery is very close to my heart, as it has my family crest all over the bottles, the glasses, and the building itself. It's situated on 17 acres of gorgeous land and makes for a very relaxing afternoon sipping wine out on the patio or out by the vineyards. We had a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chester, Virginia
Level Contributor
85 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We had to find out after noticing them planted with each row. Turns out they are like canaries in a coal mine: an early indicator of trouble. Roses are susceptible to two fungus that grapes are as well. Staff knew their wines and presented in an entertaining way. Live musician. Venue for a wedding later in the day we were... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This winery is one of the most tranquil and beautiful ones -- small/medium sized with excellent wine that could be compared to these of Italian wines (my friends from Italy have mentioned that). Welcoming staff and picturesque views -- perfect for a nice picnick.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Olney, Maryland
Level Contributor
197 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

....but a bit disappointed in the Groupon they offered with a wine tasting and picnic lunch. Small amount of cheese (about 4 oz. and small amount of sausage)....they were out of crackers or bread for the cheese.....and a glass of wine was an additional $9.00. We had to stop somewhere else to have a real lunch. The Groupon also included... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richmond, Virginia
Level Contributor
42 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We were able to sit down for our tasting and this allowed us to really enjoy the wines. Our guide was quite informative and we bought 3 bottles. We will returñ.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sringfield, VA
Level Contributor
31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

As members of the PCW club our views may be different than others, but every person we recommend to PCW loves it. Great selection of wines...tasting menu changes with the seasons as does the decorating in the tasting room. Lots to do for the family.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Groveland, Florida
Level Contributor
154 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We have since moved to Florida so I have something to compare the Philip Carter Winery to so I am taking the time to write this review. My wife and I purchased a voucher to see this winery from Travelzoo. It was quite a drive from our home in Fredericksburg and we expected to see more, but it was the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Thurmont, Maryland
Level Contributor
115 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

My wife, eldest daughter and myself made this winery our second stop of three. This was my first visit, it was there second. First of all, they have a nice selection of wines to samples and our server was very knowledgeable of all being served. The tasting it's self is $8 a person and glasses of wine are in the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alexandria, VA
Level Contributor
879 reviews
418 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 352 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Following in the footsteps of "King" Carter who introduced winemaking in the middle part of the 18th century to King George County, VA, a younger family member opened Philip Carter Winery here in 2008 in Hume, VA. Set on a plateau, it has a 360 degree view of the mountains and farms in the area. The tasting is done at... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Philip Carter Winery also viewed

 

Been to Philip Carter Winery? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Philip Carter Winery

Address: 4366 Stillhouse Road, Hume, VA 22639
Phone Number: (540) 364-1203
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hume
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Philip Carter Winery staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?