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Bombay Sapphire Distillery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Bombay Sapphire Distillery Tour and Tasting
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Based at Laverstoke Mill in Hampshire, 15 miles from Winchester and 60 miles from London, the Bombay Sapphire Distillery showcases the care, skill and artistry behind every drop of Bombay Sapphire, and allows you to discover the flavours of the...more
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Laverstoke Mill, London Road, Whitchurch RG28 7NR, England
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+44 1256 890090
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Reviewed yesterday

We did the hosted tour on a Sunday morning. There were about 30 people, so we were split into 2 groups. Group sizes were fine, and our host, Tim, was excellent. He gave us a brief history of the site (printer of the first ever...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Attended gin masterclass hosted by Alice who was fun and informative. Class ‘relocated/upgraded’ to beautiful Empire bar as another function on. relaxed interesting, informative ‘class/session’ delicious drinks and ideas for more. Coffee on the bus before the class, self-guided distillery tour after and non-alcoholic mocktail...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We found the cocktail making ok but is was a bit rushed having to drink our drinks quite quickly. We then did the tour and 3 of the five speaking information points weren’t working maybe because of the rain but this was disappointing. The glass...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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AmyDBombayS, Manager at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded today

We’re sorry to hear you felt rushed during the Gin Cocktail Masterclass and that it was a lot of money, Every Gin Cocktail Masterclass ticket (currently priced at £45) includes an hour of cocktail making with one of our Gin Experts, followed by a Self...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I thought we'd give the tour a go and we're so glad we did as we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The £16 admission cost is well worth the money, as you get an educational tour, insight into the craft of gin making and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jarrold1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Don’t get me wrong, Bombay is great if you’re going to visit the distillery and make some cocktails. Sadly however Christmas parties are clearly not their forte. At £60 per head we were expecting something quite memorable with a great Christmas feel and ambience. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JonnyboyK27
AmyDBombayS, Manager at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded today

We’re pleased to hear that you have enjoyed visiting us here at the distillery in the past, but we’re sorry that you didn’t feel the same about the Christmas party. Our Christmas joiner party tickets (currently priced at £60 per person) are held in our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There's some surprising bonus history to learn about in addition to learning about the special processes at the BS distillery. The buildings and contents are superb. A great way to spend a half day. (The shorter 2 hour tour). Enlightening.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tony G
AmyDBombayS, Manager at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're pleased you enjoyed your visit and spend a good half day with us - thank you for your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe they should go to other Christmas party and see how it’s done. No one to meet you on the door! To offer to take your coat and welcome you. When we were called in to dinner, it was just a waiter called us in!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bungalow23
AmyDBombayS, Manager at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Having been running our Christmas joiner events for 3 years, we are naturally disappointed to read your review of your evening with us. We’re sorry that you felt that it was not value for money - every Christmas joiner party ticket (currently priced at £60...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with husband and visiting family as the weather was wet. Such a fun and interesting afternoon out, lovely setting and great tour guide for the final part of the visit. Highly recommend, even my father who doesn't drink gin really enjoyed it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clare M
AmyDBombayS, Manager at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit and that it wasn't spoiled by the bad weather as we do have some outside spaces which are part of the tour. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were going to Winchester for the weekend for the Christmas market and decided to arrive early on Friday to visit the distillery. We parked at our hotel; 5 minute walk to the station; train to Micheldever and then a wonderful shuttle bus to Laverstoke....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mrt2015
AmyDBombayS, Manager at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're really pleased to hear that you spent an enjoyable day with us and made use of our shuttle bus (timetable can be found on the website, should other guests wish to check the details). We hope you enjoyed your weekend in Winchester and thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

On my husbands birthday, I surprised him with a tour of the Bombay Sapphire Distillery. We both loved it & were really surprised by Carol (the tour guide) who was excellent at telling the story of the distillery from the very beginning. She was so...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nancynye94
AmyDBombayS, Manager at Bombay Sapphire Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're glad that you enjoyed your visit and would recommend - thank you for your review.

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JonnyB87
30 November 2018|
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Response from Roger97544 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, well I was on a Coach Trip, so everything was Included, but The Shop & The Bar are apart from the Distillery, so I do believe you can walk straight into The Bar, from the Car Park. Believe it or not, 1 of the Cocktails... More
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Karen S
3 October 2018|
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Response from AmyDBombayS | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your question. Our shuttle bus service runs periodically from the nearby stations of Overton and Micheldever. Please check the shuttle service timetable on our website - it's on the shuttle bus page. The... More
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nelly071
3 October 2018|
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Response from AmyDBombayS | Property representative |
Hi - yes you can purchase additional drinks in our bar once you have had your complimentary cocktail. Until 28th October 2018, we are open every day until 8pm with last orders being at 7.30pm and as of 29th October 2018 we... More
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