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. All our tour options are available as gift vouchers. Please note, we do not accept under 18’s on our vineyard and winery tours. Children are welcome to explore our vineyard and woodland trail accompanied by an adult.

IMPORTANT: IF YOU HAVE A GIFT VOUCHER YOU CANNOT COMPLETE THE ONLINE BOOKING FORM
PLEASE EMAIL YOUR VOUCHER NUMBER AND DETAILS INCLUDING CONTACT INFORMATION TO:
wineinfo@bluebellvineyard.co.uk

PLEASE GIVE AN IDEA WHEN YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND
We will do our best, but It may not always be possible to match your prefered date

Wine Tastings 

The Tasting Room is open 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday throughout the year and 11am to 4pm on Sundays during the growing season.  Tastings through a flight of four of our award-winning Hindleap and Ashdown wines cost £5 per person and take around 30 minutes.  We have daily tasting sessions which can be booked in advance or just pop in on the day.

Public Vineyard and Winery Tours

Our tours offer a true 'grape to glass' experience, with an insight into grape growing and winemaking in England. 

  • 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

The tour and tasting takes around 90 minutes and costs £18 per person.  

For private group tours, please contact us by email at wineinfo@bluebellvineyard.co.uk or call 01825 791 561 to discuss your requirements and availability.

Wine & Cheese Tour

Once a month we host a Wine and Cheese Tour! Join a small group tour for a vineyard and winery tour to learn how English Sparkling Wine is made, before we take you through a portfolio tasting of five of our Hindleap sparkling wines, each individually matched to a variety of beautiful British cheeses. There will also be an opportunity to taste our Ashdown still wines.

The tour and tasting takes around 2 hours and costs £25 per person.