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Set against the brilliant blue of the Caribbean sea and sky, our Visitor Centre invites guests from around the world to discover the story behind Barbados' finest spirit. Greeted in our lush green garden, visitors will explore the history, heritage...more
Spring Garden Highway | Exmouth Gap, Brandons, Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-425-8757
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to the 9:30 tour, and no one was there but us! Even before the cruise ship tours. Very informative and tons of tastings. Rum for breakfast!

Thank Lisa Z
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visiting the Mount Gay distillery is an enjoyable experience. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and clearly explained the history as well as some interesting points of interest. The only pity is that we did not get to visit inside the distillery itself. Worth a...More

Thank CStrav
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our tour guide. She was fun, professional & personable. We learned a lot but laughed along the way. I felt the cost was well worth it. We almost didn’t do this, but so glad we did.

Thank Angie F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a fun activity to do on a rainy day. Our guide was Tina and she was great. She was engaging and very knowledgeable. We tried 5 rums and a rum fruit punch to start. It was $20 US and I learned a lot...More

Thank love2travel0228
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we walked in we were given a glass of rum punch, our guide Rumel was amazing, his energy kept everyone engaged and laughing! Great information about the history of mount gay rum in Barbados. we tasted 4 or 5 different rums (i...More

Thank Jord_2810
Reviewed 1 week ago

By far this has to be the best alcohol tour that I’ve done so far. It was very cheap I believe we paid $20us. It was fun, about an hour long, funny, interesting and they gave several full cups of liquor. For starters they greet...More

Thank Ms Cateyez R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our signature tour was amazing! Super fun and very informative. Staff was out of this world nice and helpful. The best part of course was the rum which did not disappoint. You have to go there!

Thank gilphilE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this through Island Routes at our hotel and were surprised we weren't taken to actual distillery but Rumal our guide clarified it was a rum tasting experience not a distillery visit, and as I work in a distillery I was fine with that,...More

Thank JennieB58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was expecting an actual factory tour but the bus took us to the visitor centre instead!, Worth bearing in mind! Apart from that the tour and cocktail session was excellent and very well run, The staff and tour guides are everything here and make the...More

Thank smithlaffin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As others have said, this isn’t a factory tour but instead you spend time learning about the history of Mount Gay, the rum making process and how the industry shaped Barbados over the generations. From the start we were told about the company history whilst...More

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September 16, 2018|
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Response from Walaa E | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely yesssss! Enjoy the rum samples and make sure someone else driving the car 😂after.
August 28, 2018|
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Response from Walaa E | Reviewed this property |
No just go to the shop no need to have the tour at all. Enjoy the shopping!
Alison M
July 12, 2018|
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Response from Weecookie27 | Reviewed this property |
Depends what one you select. We went for tour with lunch. We started the tour at 10.30 but got picked up at 9.30.