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Callwood Distillery

Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
+1 284-495-9383
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This historic rum distillery is one of the last of its kind in the British Virgin Islands.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
+1 284-495-9383
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

take a look back in time and see how rum has been made on Tortola for centuries. Doesn't cost much and nothing wrong with tasting rum. Four shots for a dollar makes it inexpensive. Check it out if you have the time.

1  Thank hereinma2017
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Need to take the tour as it was interesting and educational. Good rum. Has a gift shop where you can by some of the rum. We always bring some small bottles home.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a 400 plus year old distillery and it still does everything the old fashion way. The tour is only a couple of $ and the 4 types of rum they make called Arundell's are $1 for all 4 shots. We bought a couple...More

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Went to Callwoods which is a neat little stop and we enjoyed ourselves. I am not sure there rum is proofed correctly though because we put a bottle of the 10 year in our freezer and in not too long it became quite slushy. In...More

1  Thank eric n
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very cool place! An historical distillery where rum is made in a big drum over an open fire. We bought shots for the group ($1 for 4) and took bottles home. They even have mini plastic bottles of rum to buy and take home for...More

1  Thank escapingohio
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This 400 year old distillery is a quick stop, but worth the trip. They have four different ages of their pure cane Rum ranging from moonshine - right out of the still - to a sweet sipping oak aged Rum. Their 5-year and 10-year oak...More

1  Thank Robin L
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

400 year old distillery and still makes a good rum. Older rums are smooth and the young rums are rough but, you cant beat four shots of 4 different rums for $1.

Thank ClarkWGriswaldi
Reviewed 5 July 2017

My husband is a rum fan so we couldn't resist this little distillery. Be sure to listen to the overview and history, interesting. Worth a stop!

Thank badkittyj
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I was just at Callwood this past week and I loved it as I always have! This time I brought my husband and he loved it as well. Everyone I bring here loves the ambiance of this place. We relish the old, worn room and...More

Thank jtrammel2016
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We walked to this place while on the island, all run down and in need of some major cleaning. They served what tasted like "Moon Shine" from the back of the service bar. No thanks.....

Thank Kenneth D
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25 February 2017|
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Response from Hooch2015 | Reviewed this property |
We were on a cruise and had time to visit distillery and beach.
8 July 2016|
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Response from Plumeria40 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! There was no fee. We paid just the taxi to reach the area.
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