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Address: Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
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+1 284-495-9383

This historic rum distillery is one of the last of its kind in the British...

This historic rum distillery is one of the last of its kind in the British Virgin Islands.

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Not a lot to see as they will not let you walk around. It is basically a place to sample their different rums. Some were delicious and we purchased as gifts and for ourselves.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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Windsor, ON
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small distillery was worth the visit. We were educated about rum and one can sample 4 different kinds for just $1. A good place for interesting pictures.

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Macclesfield, Cheshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped off briefly as part of our Tortola tour. for $1 we tried 4 shots of the local rum varying from raw paint stripper to silky smooth. It was a very relaxed tour group that left after that without learning much about the distillery but what we liked about Rum! Not much to see but a unique experience for over... More 

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Green Lake, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can get a shot cup for a dollar and sample all 4 flavors of their rum. The distillery itself is very run down and looks original. They don't allow pictures but we all took some anyway. Didn't see where they actually distilled the rum they were selling but it did make a great sales floor for them. I think... More 

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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a lot to see as they will not let you walk around. It is basically a place to sample their different rums. Some were delicious and we purchased as gifts and for ourselves.

Thank Kim32459
Littleton, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the tour with a young guy who also happened to be our bartender at Quitos! He was very informative, but it is a small, very old operation on-site and there just wasn't a lot to see. Hard to believe the distillery is still in operation and they bottle the rum there. We sampled 5 of their rums...our favorite... More 

Thank Susie K
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This old distillery is apparently still in operation with the still just outside the building. You can taste the rum for $1 - 4 little tots of different varieties. You can buy bottles of rum for $10 which seemed a bit expensive for a small sized bottle. Just outside is a plantation with bananas, plantains, coconuts and other local fruit.

Thank Linda A
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We visited this distillery 8 years ago. We found it by accident. Loved it. It was cheap to visit and a really enjoyable time. Would love to be able to buy the rum. We sneaked a bottle onto our cruise ship. What Memories

2 Thank Christine P
Edwardsville, Illinois
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This old distillery which is still in operation is just a short walk from the beach and an interesting stop for a sampling of local rum. If you enjoy absorbing local flavor this should be on your list of places to visit.

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Midlothian, Virginia
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Boy was this place hard to find heading north on Hwy 1. The sign faces the other way. Cool atmosphere but really small. Could only fit about 10 people max. The staff was great but not much to see.

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Kingston, Canada
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

The samples are cheap and potent. Lots of fun. The staff are friendly and engaging. Good place to buy rum to bring home. I would also add that Cane Garden Bay is absolutely beautiful. It too is a must see.

3 Thank GigiCee

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