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The Ultimate List of Dog Friendly Wineries in Temecula

a dog that is standing in front of a vineyard in temecula

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Greetings to all dog enthusiasts and pet owners exploring Temecula wine country! Nestled in the vibrant heart of Southern California, Temecula boasts a collection of wineries that are more than thrilled to accommodate your four-legged companions.

In this article, our goal is to provide a few dos-and-don’ts, along with a reference list of wineries committed to creating an enjoyable experience for guests with canine companions in the Temecula region.

Looking for Dog Friendly Wineries in Temecula?

While Temecula undeniably offers a delightful environment for bringing your dog, practicing common courtesy and awareness is essential for maintaining a harmonious experience for both Fido and the wineries:

  • Leash Your Dog: Most dog-friendly wineries in Temecula require dogs to be leashed for the safety of all, including your furry companion and other visitors.
  • Bring Supplies: Even if wineries provide water bowls, it’s considerate to bring your own water and snacks for your dog. Feeding and hydrating your pet outside is a courteous gesture.
  • Respect Other Visitors: Be mindful that not everyone is a dog lover, and some may have phobias. Keep your dog close and under control, respecting the personal space of fellow visitors.
  • Clean Up After Your Dog: It’s crucial to clean up after your dog, both inside and outside the winery. Carry waste bags and ensure bathroom breaks are conducted away from the tasting area, such as the parking lot.
  • Check Winery Policies: If uncertain about a winery’s policies regarding dogs, their size restrictions, etc., it’s advisable to call ahead. For those with designated drivers, confirm if they are comfortable watching your dog during your tasting experience.


Friendly List of Dog Friendly Wineries in Temecula

a dog sitting in the grass at a winery

Please be aware that this list may not be 100% accurate, as times and policies are subject to change. It is always advisable to confirm with wineries ahead of time to ensure accuracy.

Many entries are compiled from various Temecula travel websites, while others are based on our direct experiences.

Given the expansive and ever-evolving Temecula wine map, this list is not exhaustive, and new additions are likely. If a specific winery you intend to visit with your dog is not mentioned here, it doesn’t necessarily imply they aren’t dog-friendly.

For precise details, a dog-friendly tour company like Destination Drivers would be delighted to assist and confirm these details for you if needed.

  • Akash Winery
  • Baily Vineyard
  • Bel Vino Winery
  • Carter Estate
  • Chapin Family
  • Cougar
  • Doffo
  • Falkner
  • Fazeli Cellars
  • Gershon Bachus
  • Halter Ranch
  • Leoness
  • Lorimar Vineyards and Winery
  • Maurice Carrie
  • Miramonte
  • Mt. Palomar
  • Oak Mountain
  • Somerset
  • South Coast
  • Thornton
  • Wiens

Dog Parks in Temecula

a dog catching a ball at a temecula winery

Margarita Community Park 

Margarita Community Park is home to an off-leash dog park situated in its rear section. While entering the park, it is necessary to have your pets leashed until you reach the designated off-leash area.

The Margarita Dog Park in Temecula offers an expansive fenced section where dogs can freely run and play without the constraints of a leash.

Redhawk Community Park

Much like the Margarita Dog Park, The Redhawk Community Park boasts its own dedicated dog park, complemented by additional amenities such as baseball and softball fields, barbeque areas, and enclosed dog runs.

Notably, the Redhawk dog park features two fenced-in areas for small and large dogs, each with three separate enclosed off-leash zones. The spacious sections offer benches for visitors’ comfort, and complimentary disposable bags ensure convenient waste disposal.

While your dog enjoys the off-leash experience, other areas of the park can be explored on a leash, allowing for a well-rounded day of recreation, whether it’s a family barbecue or a game of catch on the baseball field.


Dog Friendly Wine Tours in Temecula from Destination Drivers

Since 2010, Destination Drivers has been providing dog-friendly wine tours in Temecula. Numerous parties have brought their dogs to enjoy wine tasting while being chauffeured in the comfort of their own vehicle, accompanied by a designated driver who not only welcomes but relishes the company of your pet.

In the event a winery on your tour does not permit dogs inside, your driver is delighted to stay with your dog in the vehicle or take them for a walk, with your permission, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience for both you and your furry friend.

dogs at dog friendly wineries in paso Robles

Dog-Friendly Hotels of Temecula

  • Embassy Suites Hotel Temecula Wine Country
  • Extended Stay America
  • Hampton Inn and Suites
  • Home2 Suites By Hilton Temecula
  • La Quinta Inn and Suites
  • Motel 6
  • Quality Inn Temecula Valley Wine Country
  • Temecula Creek Inn
  • Hilton Garden Inn Temecula

Dog Friendly Restaurants In Temecula

  • Bushfire Kitchen Temecula
  • The Bank Mexican Restaurant and Bar
  • Bluewater Grill Seafood Restaurant
  • Burger Lounge Temecula
  • Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar
  • Miramonte Winery
  • Rosa’s Cantina
  • Texas Lil’s Mesquite Grill
  • Soro’s Mediterranian Grill
  • Bel Vino Winery
  • Lorimar Vineyards and Winery
  • Palumbo’s Ristorante
  • Temecula Pizza Company
  • Carol’s Restaurant at Baily Winery

Dog Friendly Temecula

Enjoy your Temecula vacation and winery experience with the added joy of your canine companion with Destination Drivers’ dog-friendly wine tours, a cherished local service provided since 2010.

Enjoy the comfort of your personal vehicle, accompanied by a designated driver who welcomes your dog.

Whether within the winery premises or during moments of outdoor leisure, Destination Drivers ensures a stress-free and memorable journey for both you and your happy doggo.