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Exceeds Expectations! Must see!

So glad we found the Calvados Experience. What an exceptional, state of the art venue. We had no... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
1Michelle
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Wonderful experience

This is a fantastic visit tracing the history of Calvados right back to its birth. It is extremely... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
lizanneSurrey
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Woking, United Kingdom
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Set in the heart of Normandy, Calvados Experience is a world-class visitor attraction that immerses the audience in a multi-sensory journey. Visitors discover and witness the mystery of transformation that turns apples into Calvados, from the...more
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Route de Trouville, 14130, Pont-L'Eveque, France
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We visited Calvados Experience at the recommendation of a WWII veterans group touring a couple of days before us. It seemed like a great way to learn more about Calvados, and was a departure from the typical agenda of touring war monuments, towns, museums &...More

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Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Wow... we are kind of breathless reading your incredible comment. Thanks for your goodwill and cheerings. We do think our Experience deserves to be known and we do our best to make it happen. But what's more important is the satisfaction of our visitors. They...More

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All reviews state of the art gift shop couple of hours highly recommend a visit here well worth a visit apple juice different types room quality supermarket technology history visitors venue presentation calvados tasting
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The story of the making of this spirit, where all your 5 senses are triggered. Suitable for kids too, as they can taste apple juice in stead of the Calvados.

Thank mcraij
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks :) The Experience is made for the whole family, we're glad you liked it.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we found the Calvados Experience. What an exceptional, state of the art venue. We had no appointment, and were only 2 guests, but had no problem being welcomed and sent through the magical, self guided tour. It was fascinating and informative. The staff...More

Thank 1Michelle
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your outstanding comment Michelle :) Pierre and Steve remembered you perfectly and were delighted by your kind words. We hope to welcome you again in our magical world :) Best

Reviewed 4 October 2018

This is a fantastic visit tracing the history of Calvados right back to its birth. It is extremely well presented with English commentry available.taking the visitor room by room through time.A tasting at the end explained the differences in quality. The shop was also a...More

Thank lizanneSurrey
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you so much Lizanne :) It sounds like you had a wonderful time in Calvados Experience, a great adventure through history and Norman know-how. We are glad you enjoyed it. Hope to see you again Have a nice day

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to visit, really glad we visited, very interesting and well presented, excellent customer service from start to finish......well recommended.

Thank Christine W
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you so much Christine :)

Reviewed 15 September 2018

This is a truely world class attraction. We only called in when passing on the way back to the port but we are so pleased we did. The tour was excellent and the tasting session at the end was very good. Excellent range of Calvados...More

Thank davidbuckland2017
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you so much David :) We're glad you stopped by and enjoyed your tour. A good way to end your Norman holidays indeed ;) Have a safe trip back. Cheers

Reviewed 3 September 2018

Wow what a wonderful couple of hours. The tour took you through a historical tour of Calvados and the process used to make the ‘Eau de vie’ water of life, and culminated in a superb calvados tasting and organic apple juice for our 13 year...More

Thank Emma A
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much Emma :) So happy your whole family enjoyed the Experience. Hope to see you again Cheers

Reviewed 3 September 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The tour was very informative and interesting. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I'd recommend allowing a couple of hours for this visit.

Thank topgun06
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you topgun :) We're glad you enjoyed the Experience !

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic exhibition and the staff were so helpful and knowledgeable. Well worth a visit, we were the only ones going through but the staff made us feel more than welcome .

Thank juneday
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thanks a lot :)

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

A different experience of the making of calvados. We enjoyed the sets and the tour through the Normandy history and the history of calvados. My children especially enjoyed the 4d experience I.e. accompanied by sights, sounds, smells, etc and loved the "apple floor". The tasting...More

Thank Kathryn N
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you Kathryn :) We're glad your whole family loved the show. Apple floor is a hit with children indeed ;) Have a nice day

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Just a few lines to highly recommend a visit here. As other people have mentioned it was better than expected, great use of technology to describe the story. Great to finish the trip with a tasting the product. I was initially sceptical at the boutique...More

Thank Phillip W
Thomas P, COO at Calvados Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thanks Phillip for your very kind comment and recommendation :) We do our best to propose a full Experience to our visitors, and that goes from show and tasting but also price indeed. Have a nice day

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Dear Joanna, Calvados Experience is accessible for wheelchair users. We will be glad to welcome you. Don't hesitate to contact us if you need more information. Have a nice day
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Dear Joanna, Calvados Experience is accessible for wheelchair users. We will be glad to welcome you. Don't hesitate to contact us if you need more information. Have a nice day
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