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Chalong Bay Rum Distillery

14/2 Moo 2, Palai Soi 2, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
+66 93 575 1119
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Great distillery and cocktail class

We found Chalong Bay Distillery on TripAdvisor and it was a highlight of our trip to Phuket. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melissa K
Company outing

I was there with the company outing. We did had lots of fun and learn few things about rum. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Oor P
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Come and enjoy a refreshing CHALONG BAY MOJITO while visiting the one-and-only DISTILLERY of Phuket and learning about how this international award winning natural rum is produced. Chalong Bay Distillery prides itself in producing 100% natural rum using only 'best-of-crop' Thai sugarcane and centuries old French distillation methods. Our distillery is open for visits every afternoon from Monday to Saturday (despite what some taxi drivers will say to you!) . Hours of Operations : • Shop: 10 am to 8:30 pm • Bar: 11.00 am to 8:30 pm (Last order at 8 pm) • Distillery tour: 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm, 5 pm and 6 pm • Cocktail Workshop: upon booking You love cocktails, but you do not know how to make them? We'll teach you to make delicious refreshing tropical cocktails at the heart of the only distillery of Phuket! Please contact us for more details about cocktail workshops.
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14/2 Moo 2, Palai Soi 2, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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+66 93 575 1119
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We found Chalong Bay Distillery on TripAdvisor and it was a highlight of our trip to Phuket. We went for one of their cocktail making classes and distillery tour. We made 3 cocktails in class using their amazing rum (beats Bacardi anyday), Hands down one...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was there with the company outing. We did had lots of fun and learn few things about rum. The food was nice and the cocktails they made for us was really really nice.More

Thank Oor P
PhiangpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Oor P, Thank you so much for visiting our distillery with your team. We were delighted to have taught you a thing or two about rum production and to have satisfied your palettes. Hopefully we will see you again in the future, we will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly reception. We went for the cocktail class, and they specially setup the class. Very informative, and very friendly service.

Thank bjda_1
PhiangpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely comment bjda_1, pleased to hear that you enjoyed the cocktail class. Wishing you all the best for your flight back home and hope to see you guys again. J

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We learned about Chalong Bay Rum from a Lonely Planet article, and it sounded like the perfect way to spend an afternoon. We were unbelievable surprised at the beauty and quality of the distillery and outdoor bar. We signed up to take a tour and...More

Thank RyanMcKinley
PhiangpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear RyanMc Kinley, Thank you so much for visiting us and for taking the time to write this amazing review. It means a lot to us! We were delighted to know you and welcome you here. We are very happy to hear that you loved...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This distillery was the perfect hidden oasis to get away from the hustle and bustle of Phuket! The staff was so hospitable and Neet made for a fantastic guide and bartender! The distillery is very small, however the explanation although concise painted a perfect picture...More

Thank amd929
PhiangpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear amd929, Thank you very much for sharing your wonderful time spent at Chalong Bay. We are glad to see that our venue made you feel in a oasis. We have always sought after a place outside of the busy island for people to enjoy...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

Great upmarket facilities and a lovely open veranda to enjoy a couple of cocktails! Rum with lemon grass, cinnamon and basil. All perfectly mixed with complementing croutons that enhances and emphasises the flavor of the rum! Artisan stuff

Thank anton l
PhiangpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Anton I, We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed spending your time with us and delighted to have been able to make this a memorable experience, hope to welcome you again on your return to Phuket! Tropical Regards, Chalong Bay Team

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived by taxi a short time before we were due at the dolphin show (2min drive away) this place is fantastic. Gardens and surrounds are lovely and well manicured, bar is modern,trendy and serves up some of the best mojitos i have ever had! They...More

Thank discoadelaide
PhingpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jacqui B, Thank you for visiting us and sharing your comment. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our cocktail workshop, our rum, and had fun! Chalong Bay brings the French Caribbean heritage of rum distillation back to the birthplace of sugarcane in...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

So nothing about this is very 'Thai'. You feel like you are in Europe when you are here. That said, it is fun to see the distillery and the rum is good. The group cocktail making sessions are great!More

Thank Jacqui B
PhingpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jacqui B, Thank you for visiting us and sharing your comment. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our cocktail workshop, our rum, and had fun! Chalong Bay brings the French Caribbean heritage of rum distillation back to the birthplace of sugarcane in...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Staff are super friendly, the rum production tour was concise but the staff explain with patience and passion. The tour price include a glass of mojito which was nice, and the rum they produce was great! We brought with us a big bottle back home!More

Thank So_Winnie
PhingpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear So_Winnie, Thank you for visiting us and writing this nice comment! We all are delighted to know that you enjoyed our place, our rum and our team! Everyone here works with a lot of care and love, and make a little Chalong Bay family....More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

First of all I have to say Pim was fantastic. Nett was always sweet and started our wonderful tour. They were very educated and exposed us many things about rum. Pim was our mixologist and she was so sweet and seems to genuinely enjoy her...More

Thank Kiara H
PhingpisPhan, Manager at Chalong Bay Rum Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kiara, Thank you for sharing your great experience with us! We all are happy to have welcomed you and to hear that you enjoyed your Chalong Bay experience 😊 You put a big smile one Pim and Nett’s faces! We wish you all the...More

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KSH15
I will be heading to the Distillery from Phi Phi. Does anyone have tips on getting to the Distillery from Rassada Phuket Ferry Pier?
2 October 2016|
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Response from SophieB1983 | Reviewed this property |
I've just come to Phi Phi, for a taxi to the ferry dock for 500 TB, so shouldn't cost you anymore than 800 TB to the distillery
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Heather S
We are staying at Patong beach. How far is it to distillery and what is cost to tour thank you
14 March 2016|
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Response from Aza H | Reviewed this property |
Not far. If you are on a scooter, its a nice ride past the big bhudda on the hill towards Rawai Beach. It is just down the road from the Zoo. 300 baht for the tour per person an its every hour or so.... and worth the tour... More
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ShaVonne R
What are their hours?
23 April 2015|
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Response from Jaana T | Reviewed this property |
Shop is open from Monday to Saturday from 9am to 6pm. Distillery tours start every hour from Monday to Saturday from 2pm to 6pm.
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