South Coast Winery
South Coast Winery is one of Temecula’s biggest and best known. They offer most services you’d expect, whether it’s just stopping by for a tasting or meal, or for activities like tours and balloon rides. Whatever you’re looking for in Temecula’s Wine Valley, they’re able to meet your needs.
The winery has a long history and has produced many award-winning wines, both domestically and internationally. Their website has a full list of awards.
Located in a spacious setting with Tuscan decor, South Coast’s tasting room is set up to handle the crowds. Marvel at the mural of the entire Temecula Valley as you enjoy five tastes of their award-winning wines.
- Monday to Friday: 10:00am-6:00pm ($18 )
- Saturday and Sunday: 10:00am-6:00pm ($22)
- Ticket discounts for Wine Club members
- Groups of 20 or more call 951-587-9463 Ext. 7262
South Coast offers a 90-minute wine tour for $40 per person. The tour includes a 60-minute walking tour followed by a 30-minute food and wine pairing.
Hours are 11:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:00pm seven days a week.
Reservations and prepayment are required. Call 866-994-6379 Ext. 7217
Vineyard Rose Restaurant at South Coast Winery is an award winner. The large dining area consists of a dining room, bar, and terrace, and they’re all Tuscan inspired.
- Breakfast: 8:00am to 11:00 am Monday through Friday
- Weekend Brunch:8:00am to 3:30pm Saturday & Sunday
- Lunch: 11:30am to 3:00 pm Monday through Friday
- Weekly Happy Hour: 3:00 pm to 5:30pm Monday through Friday
- Dinner: 5:30pm to 9:00pm Monday through Sunday
For reservations, call 951.587.9463 or visit their website.
South Coast’s Wine Club membership comes with a deep 20-25% discount on wines in their tasting rooms or online, as well as many other benefits. Perhaps the most appealing is the private members-only tasting room, but most of the perks deal with discounts on their many services, such as the resort and spa.
Check out their Wine Club page for more details.
South Coast offers full-service wedding planning. In addition to holding your wedding next to their gorgeous vineyards, they can assist with bridal showers, bachelor parties, rehearsal dinners, and activities such as golf, hot air balloon rides, group tours, and more.
Visit their website for wedding or group information.
The resort offers private villas and suites in their three-story hotel tower overlooking the vineyards. Depending on your room choice, you may have a fireplace and expansive balcony for relaxing and creating a quite romantic mood.
As South Coast is a popular and large winery, they are a favorite place to stay and have many return guests.