Our beautiful, Spanish-style Tasting Room is open daily from 10am - 5pm, with the last tasting offered at 4:30pm.

Wednesday, July 25th, we will be closed in the morning for a private event. We will open to the public at 1pm.

Saturday, November 10th, we will be closed all day for a private event.

Sorry for any inconvenience.

Daily wine tastings:

  • $15 per person
  • Six wines
  • 10am-4:30pm

Reservations are required for groups of 8 or more. Reservations may be scheduled by calling 805-688-0558 X106

Picnic tables are available in the vineyard garden, where guests are welcome to enjoy the beautiful setting along with their wine.

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Signature Cellar Tastings

Signature Cellar Tastings are held inside the exclusive Gainey Wine Cellar. You will discover specially selected flights of our limited production wines offered to visitors seeking a more intimate, in-depth experience.

The variety of tasting offerings range from a vertical of library wines - offering guests the unique opportunity to taste several vintages of a particular wine; to Barrels to Bottles - a comparative tasting of current release limited selection wines tasted alongside wines directly from the barrel.

Rounding out the tasting menu is the Gainey Blindfold Tasting - a unique experience where guests will taste five Limited Selection wines blindfolded and will channel their inner sommelier by using their sense of smell and taste to determine which wine they are tasting. The tasting menus will rotate every few months offering guests a new experience when they return. With each Signature Cellar Tasting, guests will be treated to a cheese and charcuterie platter.

Signature Cellar Tastings are $45 a person and offered daily at 11am, 1pm and 3pm, by reservation only. Club members will enjoy special pricing with parties of 4 or more. Please call 805-688-0558 ext 106 to make your reservation.

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Tasting Experience at our old Family Homestead

We now offer tastings at our Historic Barn. You'll enjoy a jeep ride through the vineyard and savor a tasting in our 100-year old Barn.

Come and experience this unique opportunity to taste our wines at the Gainey barn located in the heart of our Home Ranch vineyard. Available on Saturdays & Sundays, from 11am-3pm, with a limited number available. This intimate tasting will take you from the Gainey Tasting Room, through our vineyard (on Cloud Climbers Jeeps) and will feature six of our Gainey wines, for $25 per person.

Weather conditions permitting.

Driving Directions

Gainey Vineyard is located in the Santa Ynez Valley, just two and one-half hours north of Los Angeles, a scenic 35-minute drive north of Santa Barbara.

From the North

From Highway 101 Southbound, take the Highway 154 exit (left turn) and continue about 7 miles, then take the Highway 246 exit (right turn). Our entry gate is about one-half mile on the left.

From the South

From Highway 101 Northbound, take the Highway 154 exit (also called the San Marcos Pass), and continue on this road for about 30 minutes, then take the Highway 246 exit (left turn). Our entry gate is about one-half mile on the left.