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Salcombe Distilling Company

Closed Now: 10:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Salcombe Gin School

Fantastic experience! Learnt a bit, drank a bit and laughed lots. A perfect afternoon spent with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Clare C
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Gin School! Highly recommend

Probably the best morning or afternoon you can spend in Salcombe in Winter! Not sure I was ready... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Giles1968
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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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Our Gin School, is the ultimate gin experience for the curious gin lover. At our outstanding distilling laboratory for adults, you will take charge of a beautiful copper mini-still to develop and distil your very own 70cl bottle of gin.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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30 Island Street, Salcombe TQ8 8DP, England
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+44 1548 288180
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic experience! Learnt a bit, drank a bit and laughed lots. A perfect afternoon spent with friends, I would highly recommend it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Clare C
Reviewed yesterday

Probably the best morning or afternoon you can spend in Salcombe in Winter! Not sure I was ready for a Double Gin & Tonic at 10.00 in the morning but heh! bring it on! Its very good Gin! This was bought for me as a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Giles1968
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best time at the gin school! The hosts Andy, Jason, Graham are fantastic. Very friendly and helfpul! and Guy who works at the bar made the most amazing espresso martinis to die for.. is very friendly and personable. Would recommend this gin school for anyone!!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BM3206
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun place with a great ambiance to visit for cocktails. Great selection of fun unusual cocktails. Staff was fun and friendly, and knowledgeably about all the cocktails. Only comment/feedback is that the cocktails are a little pricey at £12 each. With 5 in our group...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Leona M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited and officially went to GIN school for a birthday treat for my Wife. The team make you feel very welcome and yes you get to taste GIN . However the real reason for the visit is you become a inn distiller and make your...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Barry V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife bought a afternoon a the Salcombe Gin School and what a fantastic afternoon we had. Kicking off with some gin tasting before making our own in the Gin School after having the basics and then choosing our own botanical to add. We finished...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this experience for my sister's birthday and I bet this became the best present ever straight away! Location is wonderful, the staff is extremely welcoming, friendly and professional. The school is very well organised and the possibility to have alternative drinks for the drivers...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Coralmaya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you for an amazing afternoon. And a big thanks to the team who where so helpful with their experience and friendly support. We will surely come back!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Frosch-HG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mother and I had a great time at the Salcombe distillery gin school. You arrive at the bar and they immediately provide you with your first large gin and tonic, you can then take this with you as they give you a tour of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lobsters101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic afternoon we had from start to finish. Would thoroughly recommend. We started experience off with a large gin and tonic (make sure you have eaten before attending the experince). We then had a history/ tour of Salcome Gin. Then it was to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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SushiMac
22 April 2017|
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Response from il0vegin | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. You can find details of our Gin School including prices and check availability on our website. Best wishes Andrea
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