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AWESOME!!

Stopped in on a whim, and was so glad we did! The wines are top notch and the staff is as well! Our... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tom M
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Fremont, Michigan
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Cannot Get Enough of Bowers Harbor!

We have visited Bowers Harbor four times in two weeks. It is such a pleasure to relax in this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bmarten1995
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Schomberg, Canada
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We are a boutique winery located in Northern Michigan on picturesque Old Mission Peninsula. Our cool-climate viticulture experience coupled with our hard work proves to produce superior quality Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Noir...more
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2896 Bowers Harbor Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-9735
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+1 231-223-7615
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in on a whim, and was so glad we did! The wines are top notch and the staff is as well! Our guide for the tasting was very friendly and knowledgeable as well. Absolutely have to come back again!

Thank Tom M
Alaina D, Manager at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your review! We are SO happy that you had a great time. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Bowers Harbor four times in two weeks. It is such a pleasure to relax in this lovely setting and enjoy a glass of wine, or taste a few unfamiliar varieties. You can purchase snacks and spend an afternoon taking in the view...More

Thank bmarten1995
Alaina D, Manager at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your nice words! We are SO glad you feel relaxed when visiting us. That's exactly what we are going for! I hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've ordered bowers harbor Chardonnay for years but had never visited the winery. We both had the peach apple cider and it's excellent so we tried the pineapple apple cider and came home with a growler! Whether you like wine or cider you'll be happy!...More

Thank maryloud
Alaina D, Manager at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you visited us! Thank you for taking the time to write this review, it means a lot to us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose to come to Bowers Harbor based on TripAdvisor reviews. We got there at 12:30 pm on a Friday. The lady at the indoor tasting area said she was full inside as a wine tour just arrived, and we should go to the tasting...More

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BowersHarborVineyard, General Manager at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! We are so sorry to hear this! This is the quite the opposite for what we are known for, and extremely disappointing. Please call me at 231-223-7615 and ask for Kristy. I would love to talk to you further and make this right for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the area over the last couple of days and chose Bowers Harbor because of their selection of hard ciders and of course, the wine! My husband has really been enjoying different ciders! I chose the Flagship Flight of Wine and my husband chose...More

1  Thank Kris V
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

My fiancé & I visit Bower’s Harbor each time we are in town. They never disappoint. We were celebrating my sister-in-laws birthday & Erin treated us like VIPs before she even knew what we were celebrating during our tasting. Their gewurztraminer is my absolute favorite....More

1  Thank nurseadam82
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going to this winery for 15 years. What I like about it the most is that it’s off the beaten path and offers a very subdued casual atmosphere compared to other wineries that try to wow you with their architecture and upscale atmosphere....More

2  Thank 636jeff
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Bowers Harbor is a gorgeous spot for wine tasting. There is a great assortment to try and buy, we've never had an issue stopping by here. My only complaint may be the parking lot, it is narrow and on an incline, making it tricky to...More

3  Thank Chad1640
BowersHarborVineyard, Manager at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed our wines! Our parking lot is something we are continually working on, thank you for your feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 15 June 2018

Loved this place!!! We hit a number of wineries on our tour of Mission Point and this was by far the best! They were super professional and welcomed our group with an organized tasting. Our whole group felt like VIPS with knowledgeable staff. Cute shop,...More

Thank Bob A
BowersHarborVineyard, Manager at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

This means a lot to us! Thank you for taking the time to write this review, we are SO glad you had a great time and can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 June 2018

Visited this winery on a winery tour. This was by far my favorite. The staff were very knowledgeable and friendly. Made us feel welcome and at home. The staff we so outstanding, and the wine and cider were delicious. The outdoor seating is beautiful here....More

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BowersHarborVineyard, Manager at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you so much for our kind words, they mean a lot to us! We are so glad you enjoyed your time at Bowers Harbor Vineyards and we hope to see you again soon!

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Response from Rayo575 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. Staff very caring but remember it is a winery so there are couples enjoying the day. But your family can enjoy the view and the wine and the surroundings. A peaceful and beautiful spot!
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