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Kirin Yokohama Beer Village

1-17-1 Namamugi, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama 230-8628, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 45-503-8250
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Even though I am pregnant, I enjoyed the tour

The tour is very popular among locals and 90% were locals! We reached at 2:10pm, but because we... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
Kirin Brewery Yokohama - Free Kirin

Guided tour Kirin Brewery and ends with free flow beer for a limited time of 20 minutes. Very... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
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  • Excellent53%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“factory tour” (6 reviews)
“free tour” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1-17-1 Namamugi, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama 230-8628, Kanagawa Prefecture
1-17-1 Namamugi, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama 230-8628, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 45-503-8250
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The tour is very popular among locals and 90% were locals! We reached at 2:10pm, but because we have no reservations or rather, we didn't know we can make reservations, we were told to wait until 3pm slot. So get a reservation if you are...More

1  Thank sharonleesm
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Guided tour Kirin Brewery and ends with free flow beer for a limited time of 20 minutes. Very educational - it is in Japanese but you have English handouts that you can easily follow. The host for the tour is very accommodating. And the best...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

This free tour was one of the best I've done this trip. Finding the brewery was quite easy. Just be aware Google maps can be wrong, but there is a sign re-directing you. It's informative and professional, though all in Japanese (my host spoke English...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I wanted to check out this tour. I didn't reserve a spot for the tour. It might be a good idea to, just in case. I got lucky. Mind you I went during the week. So maybe that's why I got lucky. As soon as...More

Thank dutchiedonuts
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This tour is such good fun. The tour is Japanese , but we were given a summary in English and made really welcome . ( Booking via the website is completely in Japanese so a little hard, but worth finding a way ). At the...More

Thank Corinne V
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We took the tour. It's in Japanese but they supply an English summary on paper. Better book in advance! Impressive and entertaining guided tour through the building and at the same time through the beer making progress. Beer and non-alcoholic beverages at the end.

Thank christophgrunau
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Though the tour was in Japanese, we kinda of understood what was said. Tour guide was very fun! Highly recommend this tour and they even give you beer to go!

Thank jmejamesj
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Totally a fun way to spend a day. We went during the week, and though we didn't have reservations, we were able to join a group. First, the staff were awesome because we arrived when a group of mothers with their 20 rambuntciouts four year...More

1  Thank Luvingmywine
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We, (2 adults 1 child 9yo) came here not knowing what to expect, and walked away very impressed. We walked from the station and it was easy and we had no issues. When we arrived the staff asked if we had booked, we hadn't, but...More

Thank TheMuggins
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We hadn't booked and it was a Sunday but we still got a tour of the beer factory. The tour was in Japanese but they gave us some brochures in English so we knew what was happening. Nothing was operating it was a Sunday. There...More

1  Thank Jane R
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1 October 2016|
Response from HawaiiAndi | Reviewed this property |
I was unable to make reservations online. I called the beer village directly. They do have receptionist who speak English. On our day of the tour, we could have walked in without a reservation; however without a... More
25 May 2016|
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Response from Anndy_ou | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, I did not call in to book as well. We walk in and they slot us in to the next group (roughly 1.5hrs later). There's a restaurant for you to chill and drink more Kirin while waiting. Weekday shouldn't be a... More
28 March 2016|
Response from karentmh | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Before you make the trip to the factory, would suggest you ask for the hotel concierge to call them first to confirm on available time slots and make prior reservation as they do not entertainment walk-ins and... More