What a lovely welcoming establishment

We had a lovely tasting with David and were fortunate to meet the Winemaker !! What a character..

  • January 20, 2021


Stayed there before the staff were friendly got good facilities and the fish were great.4/5 for..

  • December 6, 2020

Yummmm! A tantalising experience :)

Claudine's sauces and chilli products are fiery and unique to the area!! Especially love the In..

  • November 3, 2020

Poor tasting experience

Not the most welcoming tasting experience and uninspired wines...

  • November 1, 2020

A lovely evening.

I had the pleasure of dinner at Essenat the beginning of September. The food and service was ex..

  • October 16, 2020

Perfect getaway

Great location. Silky oak cottages is quaint and quirky. Comfortable and full of little nice su..

  • September 7, 2020

Brilliant cellar door wine tasting experience

Really the best cellar door in Stanthorpe, excellent wines and knowledgeable hosts (thanks Mard..

  • August 21, 2020


we went in before closing time i was already thinking they might refuse us for wine tasting as ..

  • July 30, 2020

Outstanding Wine and Hosts

What amazing wines to start the day, cannot give both Tony and Mary the highest awards, both in..

  • July 21, 2020

Beautiful People and Range of Wine

Loved this place from the moment we touched down on their property. The layout and decor is app..

  • July 17, 2020

Fantastic relaxing getaway

Comfortable,clean and everything you could think of supplied for a relaxing getaway. On the edg..

  • June 19, 2020

We get our wine delivered from Ballendeen all the time. Thank Maria n girls . ???

We have been customers of Ballendeen Wines for a number of years n always enjoy their bulk Red ..

  • March 28, 2020

Simply lovely

The wines are excellent. The knowledge of the staff is fabulous. These are perfect every day wi..

  • March 27, 2020

we keep coming back

we first came here 13 years ago on a wine tour recommended by my cousin. It has consistently de..

  • February 27, 2020

A true Granite Belt Wine Experience

When you visit Different Drum you don't just get to try some great emerging variety wines - the..

  • February 12, 2020

Great day out – highly recommend

We did a tour with Bert early in September and had a very fun, fun and enjoyable day. There wer..

  • September 18, 2019

Cabins were warm and inviting.

We had a wonderful stay - our hosts were helpful, gave great tips for local sights. A lovely we..

  • July 7, 2019

trip adventure……..

we stopped here on our way to Tenderfield, n met an older gentleman, who used to work the railw..

  • June 2, 2019

Couldn’t Fault It

Wow this place was just what our busy nursing group of friends needed 3 nights away in this bea..

  • March 30, 2019

Love it !!

We have been going to Glen Lyon Dam for Easter for over 20 years with family members, first yea..

  • February 26, 2019

A brilliant day

Their was a group of 6 of us who travelled from Hervey Bay. Our driver Geoff was outstanding, t..

  • February 2, 2019

Needs a lot of work done to park

Not worth rating. Rude people. Will never go back. The management need changing and there shld ..

  • January 23, 2019

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  • January 10, 2018

Like visiting an old friends place to drink wine

Such a relaxed atmosphere, a great place to stay and sample their organic wines which if you as..

  • December 9, 2017