As a working vineyard and winery we offer visitors a genuine experience of winemaking. Our relaxed, fun and informative tours take visitors through the art and science behind winemaking, before a tutored tasting of our award-winning current releases in our Tasting Room. 

Our vineyard and winery tours

Our small group wine tours offer a true 'grape to glass' experience, with an insight into grape growing and winemaking in England.  Allow approximately one and half hours for each tour, which includes:

  • A tour of our beautiful vineyard, where we grow Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier grape varieties
  • An explanation of the various vineyard activities that occur throughout the year
  • A tour of our winery and an insight into the sparkling wine making process
  • Taste four of our current releases in our Tasting Room

Tours cost £16 per person and take place Fridays and Saturdays with advance booking.  

Private group tours are available.  Please contact us by email at tours@bluebellvineyard.co.uk or call 01825 791 561 to discuss your requirements and availability.

Brie-liant Wine & Cheese Tour

Once a month we also host a a brie-liant Wine and Cheese Tour! Join a small group tour for a visit the vineyard and winery and learn how English Sparkling Wine is made, before a tutored tasting of our ‘Hindleap’ sparkling wines matched to High Weald Dairy cheeses including the iconic Brighton Blue.

Tour sizes are limited to 12 people per group and cost £22.50 per person.  We take you through a portfolio tasting of five of our sparkling wines, each matched to a different High Weald Dairy cheese.   

Wine tastings 

The Tasting Room is open 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday throughout the year.  Tastings through a flight of four of our award-winning sparkling wines cost £5 per person.  We have daily tasting sessions which can be booked in advance or just pop in on the day.

The best vineyard tour we’ve had
— Tripadvisor review, August 2017