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Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery

Close to Richmond, Charlottesville, and Washington, DC, Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery is conveniently located in some of Virginia’s most breathtaking wine country.

Presented with the Visitors Choice Award by VAWineLover.com, Prince Michel was named one of the top five wineries in Virginia to visit. For those who do take a trip to Prince Michel, this award will come as no surprise: the vineyard’s world-class wines, wonderful service, and stunning views offer a winning combination.

Perhaps not what one would expect from one of the east coast’s largest wineries, Prince Michel’s staff is friendly, knowledgeable, and passionate about making great wine.

Tucked away in the rolling foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, guests are invited to enjoy a complimentary wine tasting in the vineyard’s glass enclosed tasting room. From the tasting room, visitors can look out over acres of vines to the majestic mountains that make central Virginia one of the most beautiful places on earth.

Those visiting Prince Michel will love exploring the tasting library, the museum, and the outside courtyards and patios while looking for the perfect place to enjoy a bottle of their new favorite wine. Whether you’re looking for a place to stop and relax on a busy day of antiquing and museum viewing or somewhere to enjoy a romantic moment, Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery will not disappoint.

Prince Michel is the home to internationally acclaimed Prince Michel and Rapidan River wines, including Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Merlot, Rosé, Cabernet Sauvignon, Riesling, Petit Manseng, and Petit Verdot. Many of its wines have won national and even international competitions, and are continuing to gain recognition as some of best wine grown in Virginia.

Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery has an immense appreciation for the Virginia terroir, and each of its bottles of wine reflects its desire to express the unique and distinctive qualities of the land on which the fruit is grown. Its philosophy centers on hospitality and producing accessible, enjoyable wine that is distinctly Virginian.

Those looking to enjoy a longer getaway can take advantage of the newly reopened Luxury Suites at Prince Michel Winery. Tucked away in the rolling hills of the Virginia wine country, the suites offer the promise of privacy and relaxation.

Whether you want to enjoy a weekend-long getaway or whether you just want to enjoy a glass of wine in a beautiful place without driving too far, Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery in Leon, Virginia, is the place to visit.