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Bushmills Distillery

2 Distillery Road, Bushmills BT57 8XH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 1521
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Opened in 1608, this is the oldest licensed distillery in the world and exports its whiskey internationally.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great tour” (144 reviews)
“irish whiskey” (108 reviews)
“hot toddy” (55 reviews)
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2 Distillery Road, Bushmills BT57 8XH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 1521
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this distillery is Bushmill, it is Northern Ireland, it is big, but it is not very special. More looking like big business. The shop, the articles, the café, all is looking like many people and revenue is more important then initimty and showing the ghost...More

Thank AlterSchwede13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The oldest distillery in Northern Ireland is a good investment of time. The tour generally takes about 40 minutes and then there is plenty of time available to sample some of their products.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited there today as part of our mini break. Was very reasonable priced £8 for tour and 2 samples. Lovely hot toddy. Even bought a postcard with the recipe on. Very interesting tour and guide was lovely. Would have got a 5 but with it...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never experienced Irish Whiskey before but now I am a great fan. The bushmills 12 year old distillery reserve is not shipped to the US so I brought a bottle home and will enjoy every drop. Hopefully it will not be that long until my...More

Thank RonaldF716
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant and informative with plenty of opportunity to sample. In a party of five walked in and booked on a tour within 20 mins. The distillery runs the tours like a well oiled machine but they still feel personal. A big up to Shanice our...More

Thank David_T_Mc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Managed to get the last two slots on the 3.30 tour (limited to 18 people every half hour), was an interesting and informative tour though a little warm and noisy at times. Our guide was very knowledgeable and gave us an insight into the entire...More

Thank WellingboroughFamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bushmills Distillery has a tour that is both informative and entertaining. Certainly, any whiskey (or whisky) drinker would enjoy it. And the tasting at the tour's end also is great. If you are as lucky as we were, perhaps another group will give you their...More

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was really impressed with this excellent tour that lasted over 40 mins. Shanice was a brilliant tour guide. We also got to taste 2 whiskys. Excellent value the tour and 2 drinks was under 10 pounds each.Really good bar, cafe and gift shop on site....More

Thank Kymstonelake
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had taken the 12:10 tour, it takes around 40 min to through all the stages. The place is well prepared to received tourists, very well organised which will give you an overview how the whiskey is done. Really recommend the experience.

Thank Sonia E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did the standard tour followed up with the Premier Tasting session at £15 a head. The main tour was very informative and took about an hour. Ended in 1608 bar for two shots of Bushmills. This was followed with the premier tasting tour (at extra...More

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Tim S
2 November 2017|
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Response from Jim T | Reviewed this property |
No, we had to keep ours in the car
Lorraine F
1 May 2017|
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Response from sizzlerBrumBrum | Reviewed this property |
Around 30 mins
Roseanne T
14 March 2017|
Response from bubba_in_ky | Reviewed this property |
From their Website: Adult £8.00 Student 18 Years+, ID required £7.00 Senior 60 years + £7.00 Child* 8... More