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Koloa Rum Company

3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9505
+1 808-246-8900
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Great Rum, period

OK I confess - I did not actually visit the tasting room. However I did try every rum they offer... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Robert G
RUM PA DUM DUM

Didn't know what to do today so we took a ride and ended up at a rum tasting! Sort of behind... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Janine49
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For the first time in history, Rum is being distilled legally on the island of Kauai. Visit Koloa Rum's Premier Tasting Room and Company Store at Kilohana Plantation in Puhi, Kaua`i where our award winning Premium Hawaiian Rums are available. Also popular are our rum cakes, rum fudge sauce, Kukui Brand Mai Tai Mix, jams, jellies, syrups, Koloa Rum logo wear and other unique Hawaiian made products. Open daily at 9:30am. All tastings and alcohol sales require a valid photo ID and all individuals must be 21 years or older to enter the tasting room. Please enjoy responsibly!
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (77 reviews)
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3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9505
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3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9505
+1 808-246-8900
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Reviewed 3 days ago

OK I confess - I did not actually visit the tasting room. However I did try every rum they offer during our stay in Kauai. If you are at all interested in rum, visit this place. The rum is exceptional. I did not have a...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Didn't know what to do today so we took a ride and ended up at a rum tasting! Sort of behind Gaylords restaurant there is the greatest little place that is worth a visit. In less than one hour we heard how the company was...More

1  Thank Janine49
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Aloha Janine49 and thank you for your spirited 5 star review. We are so happy to hear your Koloa Rum experience was a great one! Now you know where we are...we look forward to seeing you again. Aloha and Cheers to you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I decided we wanted to do something while my husband and younger daughter sat by the pool. Found this place about a 10 minute drive from our hotel, signed up for a tasting, and L O V E D it! This is...More

Thank Nora M
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Nora for making Koloa Rum one of your vacation activities. Sounds like you and your daughter enjoyed what we had to offer, and were able to take a bit of rum fun home with you. Cheers to you both! See you next time.

Reviewed 1 week ago

If someone had told me I would be drinking rum at 11:00 o’clock in the morning I would never have believed them. I think the Hawaiian sun makes you do all kinds of crazy things. This crazy thing turned out quite well. We sampled several...More

Thank HappyCanadianHiker
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Great review and great advice! Thank you for your 5 star review HappyCanadianHiker. Happy to hear you enjoyed your tasting with Kale!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful area where they also put on Luau's. There are 11 other shops in the complex, train rides, and amazing views! Was in the area and the Wife wanted some Dark Rum to make Mai Tai's later so we stopped. The smells coming out of...More

1  Thank Brian N
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Looks like it was a favorable stop Brian N. Thank you for choosing Koloa Dark rum- a perfect rum for Mai Tai's and other delicious cocktails. Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drove by and felt like a drink and were not disappointed. You can sign up by the half hour for tastings in the charming and small tasting room. Usually, there's up to a 60 min wait so I recommend to check beforehand what else you...More

Thank Ailton007
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the great 5 star review Ailton007! How exciting that your were able to pick up our newest release Kauai Reserve- Aged Rum. Enjoy that unique find... Cheers to you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Koloa Rum company for a tour and tasting. The rum is really good. It is located on N old plantation, which you can tour. Definitely worth a stop

Thank bhbergmann
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Appreciate the 5 star review bhbergmann! Thank you for stopping in at Koloa Rum Company. Cheers.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was on our list of tours to do while in Kauai! It was a first. The tastings fill up quickly, so put your name on the list when you get into the Koloa Rum Company store and be sure to bring your I.D.!! Unfortunately...More

Thank Candiantravelfan22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A favorite stop every time we are on island. •Sign up for tasting as soon as you arrive-tastings run every half hour. •Kale led our tasting this week, and was delightful! The staff is always friendly, fun and informative . •The rum is amazing -...More

Thank traveltarot
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha traveltarot- thank you for your kind review of Koloa Rum. We are happy to hear you stopped in for a tasting with Cale! Hope you loaded up some Koloa Rum for home. Happy Holidays!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a totally rad place to go on a date. its fun, and the people that work here are super sweet. we came here in the beginning of our trip, and stocked up for the rest of it. i cant tell you what is...More

Thank savanah_d_smiley
Nikki M, Sales & Marketing Specialist at Koloa Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Cheers to you savanah_d_smiley! Thank you for your stellar 5 star review of Koloa Rum. Sounds like you had a great experience- please visit us again soon!

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Mellanie L
18 December 2017|
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Response from Judy V | Reviewed this property |
you can take them on you luggage if your checking it in I believe.
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SuZQ234
24 June 2017|
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Response from Blair P | Reviewed this property |
Take an uber and you should have plenty of time. It's not very far from the port, 20 minutes max, and its in a pretty well populated area so you shouldn't have a problem getting there and back. Just be sure to check the... More
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Daunhauer50
12 February 2017|
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Response from 47nicolel | Reviewed this property |
The Rum Tasting is FREE, tips are appreciated
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