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Benson Vineyards Estate Winery

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Great wines and georgeous views

On the north side of the lake, a little higher up the mountain than most other wineries it's worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
Perfect Overlook of Lake Chelan with Great Wines

We drove up a curving road past vineyards and arrived at an incredible scenic overlook at Benson... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Steve S
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754 Winesap Ave, Manson, WA 98831-9581
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On the north side of the lake, a little higher up the mountain than most other wineries it's worth the visit just for the views. If you add the wine tasting, it's a must visit in Chelan. For $5 a tasting with very generous wine...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We drove up a curving road past vineyards and arrived at an incredible scenic overlook at Benson Vineyards in Manson, WA. Surrounded by rows and rows of vines with a large patio with the feeling of an old world estate, Benson really places you in...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The venue and the view is amazing. The wine, not so much. Staff is very friendly and wants to please. Just wish the wine measured up to setting.

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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Situated high on a hill, you are treated to exceptional views of Lake Chelan and surrounding mountains. There is a small bistro with indoor and outdoor seating. There is more seating a few steps beyond the bistro however they do not serve you there. We...More

1  Thank TYJT
Reviewed June 28, 2018

The view is amazing! The staff very friendly and helpful, even recommending we visit the other wineries on the mountainside. Loved the wines so much that they were purchased for our family reunion!

1  Thank Julie O
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Really good wines - try the Merlot with a touch of Earl Grey - with amazing views of Lake Chelan! Such a great venue with great staff & a huge lower patio below the smaller upper area off the bar. This will be a repeat...More

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

The Benson Vineyard Estate is well worth a visit if you love wine and spectacular views. The estate is easily reached from the main road through Manson and is set high above the village offering stunning views of the lake and mountains. The estate itself...More

Thank Fitzgerald5
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Hilltop winery which almost could have been cut from Tuscany. Large tasting room and lots of outdoor seating overlooking the lake. Great view and great wine -- I really enjoyed the syrah (smoky) and the sangiovese (easy drinking). Inexpensive wine tasting which likely will tempt...More

Thank jrh825
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful winery....very knowledgeable about wines and area....delicious! It was fun! The view is absolutely spectacular! We ate at The Bistro below and would highly recommend this whole place!

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a bit of a time finding this high hilltop winery because our GPS was wrong. So we just followed the signs and got there easily. It was worth the effort for sure. The view of Lake Chelan and the surrounding vineyards and orchards was...More

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Snacks only. No reservations needed.