Wineries abound within easy driving distance of the Horizon Inn. Here are some of our favorites. Note that we have included a cheese shop and a specialty food shop so you can create your own picnic basket to enjoy during your winery tour.
For your convenience, we have divided our recommendations into those located in Carmel-by-the-Sea and those in Carmel Valley.
In the Beautiful Carmel Valley Village – Turn Left on Carmel Valley Rd. off Hwy.1 South and Drive Twelve Miles East to the Village
Chateau Julien Winery & Tasting Room
Heller Estate Organic Vineyards Tasting Room
Talbott Vineyards Tasting Room
- 53 East Carmel Valley Rd.
- Family-owned & renowned for their Diamond T Chardonnay & Pinot Noirs Very fine wines from Santa Lucia Highlands & Carmel Valley Appellations
- Visit the Talbott Vineyards web site
Georis Winery Tasting Room
- 4 Pilot Rd. (next door to Talbott)
- Try the award winning Merlot in a very serene patio setting. Great food at their Corkscrew Restaurant next door.
- Visit the Georis Winery web site
Bernardus Winery Tasting Room
- 5 West Carmel Valley Rd.
- More good wines from the Promising Viticulture Region of Carmel Valley Good Chardonnays and their excellent red called Marinus
- Visit the Bernardus Winery web site
Joullian Vineyards Tasting Room
Parsonage Winery Tasting Room
Boekenoogen Winery Tasting Room