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Rhumerie de Chamarel

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Address: Royal Rd, Chamarel, Mauritius
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230 483 7980

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Well organized visit, just a little too much sales-oriented and not enough about the touch and feel of the distilleries process... would have loved being more involved and see... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Macau, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well organized visit, just a little too much sales-oriented and not enough about the touch and feel of the distilleries process... would have loved being more involved and see more of the "secrets" lol Nice overall and great products to bring back! A MUST do around here...

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice rum tasting experience, I would recommend skipping the expensive tour and just doing the special rum tasting where you get to taste the nice stuff. Otherwise, book lunch and the rum tasting fee is waived.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rhumerie looks like a tourist trap, and also is. The factory tour was most uninspiring and made one think that rhum is not a very interesting drink (although it is but not here). The trap is that they offer a lot to drink in their tasting so you'd buy a lot... The rhums are really mediocra and the spiced... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably the best rum factory on the island! We avoided paying the hefty Rs375 per adult entrance fee by opting for lunch in the restaurant. The food was amazing for the price you pay and service was top notch. We joined the tour of the facility after that with very good explaination of rum making process. The tour ended with... More 

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Mumbai
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled for close to 2 hours one way to reach this destination but felt disappointed as there's nothing much to do more so we didn't like the rum options offered too unfortunately.We were more irritated as we spent a lot of time just travelling because of this with kids. Better it would have been if we had stayed back... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth visiting, very interesting tour our guide was very informative and the tasting was good. We ended up buying a few bottles as gifts to take back

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Bytow, Poland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been there with a group of people, AFTER visiting L'Aventure de Sucre in Pampeluses. What I'm gonna say is mostly for budget travelers, so don't bother if you're not one of us :) Rhumerie is actually a very nice looking place. Best facility I've seen in whole Mauritius (I wasn't staying in nice hotels, that's why). The tour guide... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited as part of the south west tour. No production happening during our visit so only a few minutes talk, we probably waited as long for the tour to start as it took to do the 'tour'. We did enjoy the 9 tastings at the end though (extra cost for the premium rums). The grounds are pretty with big... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a lovely few hours here, you get a guide and are shown round the rum making factory and explained how it is made. It is set in a beautiful ground, that is well kept and clean. There is a restaurant on site. After the tour you get to try all 8 different flavours of rum - which was nice.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this on a tour. We had lunch there. The food was really nice. Afterwards we had a rum tasting. And a tour on how rum is made. Which was very educational. In the gift shop you can buy rum, samples of all the different flavours. The bottles range is size. You can buy a package with all the... More 

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