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Riblet Mansion and Arbor Crest Winery

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Address: 4705 North Fruithill Road, Spokane, WA 99217
Phone Number: 509-927-9463
Activities: Wine tasting

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Great view

Great place to taste wine.. And look at the amazing square wheel play human chess .... Great view! the wine is great... It would be a great place for a celebration, or a wedding.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
CoraleeMarie
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Newport, Washington
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Newport, Washington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Great place to taste wine.. And look at the amazing square wheel play human chess .... Great view! the wine is great... It would be a great place for a celebration, or a wedding.

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Spokane, Washington
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72 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I love this place. It is located on top of the bluff overlooking the Spokane Valley and the Spokane River. Great place to go during the summer for the concerts. Nice wine tasting room with great wines.

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Situated on a cliff high above the Spokane Valley the Arbor Crest Winery this winery offers a unique view off the valley at the site of the Riblet Mansion. Although any time is a good time for wine tasting, the absolute best time to visit is in the summer when they offer outdoor concerts. Bring a picnic dinner and buy... More 

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Villa Park, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
34 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I don't think of Spokane as a wine producer but Arbor Crest has produced some fine results. We ventured to their hilltop winery set a short distance outside Spokane. We got there a little early for tasting and leisurely strolled the grounds with its structures (some historical), gardens, and panoramic view of the area and downtown Spokane in the distance.... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The Cliff house over looks Spokane Valley with expansive views of the area. In the summer there are concerts that can be enjoyed with friends, a bottle of wine and food. A must if your are in the area if a summer concert is on.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I worked in the winery industry for about 15 years. I've spent time bottling, sorting grapes, shipping and receiving, greeting guests, and most importantly being the hostess in the tasting room. Customer service makes or breaks the experience. Ours is broken. It was difficult to get the hostess’s attention, then to get any information from her. I asked about the... More 

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Spokane, WA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

They have events almost every week in the warmer weather. I have been here for many weddings, special events and even the symphony. The wine tasting room is quite nice and the ground to explore. A must see for visitors.

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Spokane Washington
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Nice tasting room for some great wines. The area is beautiful and incredible view. They have great concerts in the summer.

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Spokane, Washington
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75 reviews 75 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Going to definitely have to think twice about visiting after our last visit. May even cancel our wine club membership. My wife and I decided to take a business client that had stayed with us over the weekend to this winery for a tasting experience. We arrived at around 20 minutes to 5 and were immediately informed by the two... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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91 reviews 91 reviews
30 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

... for the management of Arbor Crest. We have visited Arbor Crest for the past 15 years. What was once a 5-star location for us has descended into the 2 star range. When we first visited Arbor crest, we were enchanted with the mansion literally on the edge of a cliff, the lovely grounds with beautiful gardens, and even the... More 

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