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Heaven's Gate Estate Winery

Address: 8001 Happy Valley Road, Summerland, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: +1 778-516-5505
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Ranked #5 of 15 Activities in Summerland
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Owner description: Peaceful serenity, natural beauty and romantic ambiance ... Come discover our little piece of...
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Hours:
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Owner description: Peaceful serenity, natural beauty and romantic ambiance ... Come discover our little piece of heaven. In our unique log cabin wine shop we offer an array of award-winning table wines. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy with your favorite bottle of wine on our beautiful patio. Relax with the soothing sounds of the fountain while soaking in the breathtaking view. We are open daily from 10 am to 5 pm May 1 through October 31. We are also open in November, December and April on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 pm to 4 pm.

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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We have checked this place out our last two visits to the Okanagan and highly recommend it.Love being served the owner and winemaker who is awesome to chat with and is great explaining how he makes his wine.We always leave there with at least a couple of bottles.Make sure this is a place you check out!

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Olds, Canada
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15 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Very generous on the wine tasting. We enjoyed all the wines immensely, they had a great deal on. Buy 1 get 1 free. So we bought a case. Great deal. Very knowledgeable owner. Friendly also. Will be back to buy more next time in the area.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I highly recommend this winery. The service was friendly. We tried all their wines - around 15 at no charge. Both the reds and the whites were lovely. We bought one case and got one free. Best deal in the Okanagan. Do not miss!

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Nice wine, complimentary tasting, and a great patio. If you are coming to this part of Summerland to taste wine, our three recommendations would be: Heaven's Gate, Dirty Laundry, and Thornhaven.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Awesome location, great wine & friendly winemaker. Relax with a Glass of wine on the spacious patio and Enjoy the stunning view on the okanagan lake!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We spent a week exploring Okanogan wineries, one day of which was Summerland. We had brought our own picnic, and stopped at Heaven's Gate as they welcome "BYO food" picnics. Absolutely beautiful spot with panoramic view, lovely patio, and fabulous 2012 rose. Owner was helpful, knowledgable, and wines were excellent. Very friendly new winery. We bought several bottles of rose;... More 

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Leduc, Canada
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5 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We stopped here on a whim, driving by. Very nice and knowledgeable service. We ended up purchasing the Rose 2011, a blend. Wish we had bought more when we were there; it is not available at the BC liquor stores...only select private.

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Vancouver
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31 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

we liked the friendly atmosphere of this newer winery. The tasting was very nice and we ended up buying a box of our favorite. If you are into e-books check 'High Tea With Castro' on Kobobooks.com out.

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British Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Heaven's Gate Estate Winery is sure to amaze. The wines carried by Diane & Andy are fabulous, and they are paired well with their surroundings. A beautiful patio out front looking over the lake is a great spot to relax on a warm fall afternoon with a glass of BC wine.

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Vancouver, Canada
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21 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

We really liked the wine dog I believe Maggie? was super sweet. This is a newer winery and we might go back. It looked to be a beautiful location, just hasn't maximized its potential yet.

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