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Cruzan Rum Distillery

3A Estate Whim Gdns # 3, Frederiksted 00840-3707, St. Croix
+1 340-692-2280
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Nice diversion on an extra day on the island

We enjoyed the tour of the small distillery. It was less than an hour and we learned a bit about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BruceMN
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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Rum anyone???

So if you like rum.....what could be moire fun than a rum distillery?? This is where you you can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sondra H
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3A Estate Whim Gdns # 3, Frederiksted 00840-3707, St. Croix
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+1 340-692-2280
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the tour of the small distillery. It was less than an hour and we learned a bit about rum and rum making. The rum tasting at the end of the tour was great.

Thank BruceMN
Reviewed 1 week ago

So if you like rum.....what could be moire fun than a rum distillery?? This is where you you can find all those bottles of flavored rum you've been thinking about buying as gifts....and to stockpile....just kidding ;) but go on the tour anyway. St. Croix...More

Thank Sondra H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must do when visiting the island. It is the original rum distillery on the island & has a lot of history to it. Only $8 pp for the tour. You will learn lots from a fun tour guide. Then afterwards you get...More

Thank Roxane E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting look into the rum making process. They were open 9-4 during the week with tours beginning every 30 minutes. They were not doing the distilling process today so they gave the tour at a dollar discount. Cost is normally $8 per person. The tour...More

Thank kkancianich
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an entertaining and educational visit at Cruzan Rum Distillery. The tour is short and simple - frankly there is not a whole lot to see. However, the tour guides make the experience well worth the stop, and you are welcome to take photos wherever...More

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband had this at the top of his list and it was well worth the wrong turns we took the get there. We were on a "dry" tour as they weren't actively producing rum when we visited. Darnell was a great tour guide. Very...More

Thank Tara D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this tour, tour guide Stephanie was very informative. Answered all our questions & even took photos for us. At the end of the tour they will offer you four different tastes of rum, then also mix you up two tropical cocktails of your...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Cruzan Rum as part of an island tour by Mr. Sweeney. Darnell was our tour guide and he was fantastic. He had a lot of enthusiasm and really taught us a lot about the making of Cruzan Rum. Of course, his signature cocktail...More

Thank bsncat13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Cruzan in a group of 7 adults. Stephanie was our tour guide and very informative!!! She provided a significant amount of information and history on the company!! ❤️ that they bottle in the states and it's family owned!!

Thank Brooke P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our host was Darnelle, an absolutely charming and well-informed guide. He explained the process of how water, yeast and molasses become Cruzan Rum. The process begins in St. Croix and is then finished by Jim Beam in their US location. The end result, is some...More

Thank Mary S
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itrip2014
How do you book a tour? Thank you.
21 January 2017|
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Response from Jkunstman | Reviewed this property |
I think everyone answered the primary question that there was no booking required - but do plan on staying in the gift shop/bar afterwards and sample their rums - truly the most fun - then make note that you can buy & take... More
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Stephanie S
Please explain more about how one can take up to 6 bottles of rum home on the plane. What airline did you fly?
9 January 2017|
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Response from JimboBryan | Reviewed this property |
when we were at the rum factory they packed the six bottles that we chose in a cardboard container and they used bubble wrap around each bottle. We just checked in with our regular luggage and there was no charge for it like... More
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dohligee
How much is round trip taxi fare from where the cruise ships dock? I've read estimates of $10 per person but not sure if that is one way or round trip. If one way, is this place worth a $40 taxi ride?
31 October 2015|
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Response from spicoli151 | Reviewed this property |
The taxis there vary wildly on prices. If you can,get a group together to go. If you go as a group,the fare will be substantially lower.
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