Valley Road Vineyard is a boutique, family-owned vineyard, set in the idyllic French Farm Valley, by the shores of Akaroa Harbour. Our Cellar Door is open daily for tasting and sales of our renowned French Peak Wines.

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The vineyard at French Farm is an ideal place to stop when exploring the Banks Peninsula, and at lunchtime you are welcome to make use of the picnic tables and other facilities in our beautiful landscaped grounds.

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Come and sample our renowned French Peak wines:
* Pinot Noir 2013 - a classic Canterbury red
* Reserve Pinot Noir 2014 ***** lovely smooth, full-bodied red
* Pinot Grigio 2015**** - a deliciously dry and delicate white
* Chardonnay 2015 - a classic oaked style Chardonnay
* Rosé 2015 - Provencal style, a perfect summer drink


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Physical address

FRENCH PEAK WINES, 79 French Farm Valley Road, Akaroa, Christchurch - Canterbury, 7582, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
9.30am - 5pm during summer; limited opening in winter - please call
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
1 hour to Christchurch Airport
Proximity to town:
15 minutes to Akaroa

Pricing and Conditions

Further pricing information:
Children have to be accompanied by adults.

Language support

  Written Spoken
French YES YES
German YES YES

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