It's good to know that there are plenty of tour wineries close to a great Lakeside vacation rental. Michigan is not only known for being adjacent the five Great Lakes of North America, but also as the home of most of America's wineries. The areas surrounding the city of Lakeside alone have more than 20 wineries. A vacation spent in Lakeside, Michigan is not complete without visiting its vast number of tour wineries. Here's an overview of three of the best tour wineries that are less than an hour's drive from most Lakeside vacation homes.
Domaine Berrien Cellars and Winery
If your vacation rental is anywhere near East Lemon Creek Road in Berrien Springs, you're just around 30 minutes drive from Domaine Berrien Cellars and Winery. Considered by many to be one of the best in Michigan's Wine Country, it boasts of 80 acres of fruit farm, 32 acres of which are planted with premium wine grapes, 8 acres with Niagara juice grapes, and the rest are also planted with more of the best variety of wine grapes. Tours and wine tastings are offered on the farm on a reservation-only policy, so before you drive off to Domaine Berrien Cellars and Winery, call them at (269) 473-9463.
Lemon Creek Winery and Fruit Farm
Another notable winery on East Lemon Creek Road is the East Lemon Creek Winery and Fruit farm. This farm boasts of 150 years of fruit and grape growing experience, and its vast 300 acres of farm land is planted with the finest fruits. The farm has 24 premium wine products, all fermented from 19 locally grown grape varieties. They offer tours and wine tasting, and host of a number of annual celebrations. They usually accept tours on limousines and buses on reservation basis only, so if you plan on visiting Lemon Creek Winery and Fruit Farm, don't forget to call ahead at (269) 471-1321.
Hickory Creek Winery
The Hickory Creek Winery is located on Browntown Road in Buchanan. Also boasting of growing the finest grapes for their wines, this winery focuses on bringing to Michigan the taste of wines from Germany, Australia and the United States. Although their wines offer tastes and flavors from the three countries mentioned, all wines at Hickory Creek Winery are grown locally. Their wines range from Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Gewürztraminer and Estate Riesling, which can all be sampled in their winery tours and wine tasting events. For reservations on tours and tasting, they can be contacted at (269) 422-1100.
There are many more winery tours located around the Great Lakes; staying at one of the Lakeside vacation rentals is a great way to access them. For more information, visit VacationHomes.com where you can use advanced search features. You can customize your search by using the sitemap, or by typing your query on the search bar. Get information about amenities, tour schedules or bookings in just one click. You are sure to find a Lakeside vacation rental of your choice.