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Plymouth Gin Distillery

60 Southside Street | Black Friars Distillery, Plymouth PL1 2LQ, England
+44 1752 665292
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US$380.50*
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Historic Plymouth luxury one-day private guided tour from Cornwall
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US$380.50*
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Historic Plymouth luxury one day private guided tour from Devon
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Gin Distillery that offers a variety of three different tours, shop and cocktail lounge Booking advisable for tours
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“great tour” (39 reviews)
“cocktail bar” (44 reviews)
“basic tour” (27 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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60 Southside Street | Black Friars Distillery, Plymouth PL1 2LQ, England
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+44 1752 665292
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1 - 10 of 625 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting and very enjoyable visit to England's oldest distillery. Interesting and entertaining, both about the building and the gin. Highly recommended.

Thank SueJBaxter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not much of a tour, a couple of minutes long, can't take photos and paranoid about phones, which will not explode in the presence of alcohol or Petrol - that is a 1980s myth. [Senior Scientist] Not much to see that you cannot see through...More

Thank Meester-Chris
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came across this tour by accident and decided to try it. Very interesting and our guide was very knowledgeable and quite fun. The tour doesn’t take very long but be sure to go up to the bar afterwards and check the wooden ceiling structure, part...More

Thank Cassowary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the distillery tour and it was fabulous. Our guide was really friendly and knew her stuff made it fun and entertaining and made us feel at ease. Highly informative and interesting. Thoroughly recommend this .5☆

Thank Andy M
Rose M, VC Supervisor at Plymouth Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed yourself.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent over two hours on this tour. Learned plenty about gin and the history of the distillery all delivered in lively and fun way. Had a blast tasting and comparing 5 gins alongside sniffing/tasting various botanicals before distilling some gin of our own design to...More

Thank OldMatey2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must for gin lovers. I've done the short tour and the connoisseurs tour - both are great and I'm saving the distillers tour til last. You do need to book all of them in advance and you get to learn about gin making, the...More

2  Thank Wonder_horse62
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Lets face it, apart from bars and restaurants, this area does not have many visitor attractions of note so it’s hardly surprising that this particular one seems to offer an interesting interlude. We had heard it gets very busy at peak times so book ahead....More

Thank TJA950
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Received this as a Christmas gift and will definitely go again. Just 4 of us for this tour although there can be up to 10. Naomi, our tour guide was not only extremely knowledgable but had a great sense of humour. Every stage of the...More

3  Thank Ali H
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Did the master distillers tour, we only had a small group which made it a very personal experience. I guided tour was taken by Naome who was fantastic, very informative and great fun, it’s well worth doing, making your own bottle of Gin is amazing...More

1  Thank steveh482016
Rose M, Manager at Plymouth Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback. So glad you enjoyed your experience and I will let Naomi know.

Reviewed 1 November 2017

The tour was basic, but nice. Unfortunately, the whole experience was ruined for me by a very rude lady in the shop. Decided not to get a drink and left...

1  Thank Jens D
Rose M, VC Supervisor at Plymouth Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

I am sorry to hear you had an experience like that. I can only apologise.

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Allie H
28 April 2017|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
Take away a 20cl bottle.
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jackyclarkjc
14 April 2017|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
They start at 10.30 and are half past every hour. I would advise booking as we are extremely busy.
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Shirley S
20 March 2017|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
The tasting samples on the tour are optional and there are soft drinks available in the Cocktail Lounge and a free miniature to take away for the driver after the tour.
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