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Nelsons Gin Distillery & Gin School

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Myself and a friend spent today at the gin school and had a fantastic day. David who ran the school... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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I was bought a voucher as my leaving gift and what a wonderful present it was. We only live a 15... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and a friend spent today at the gin school and had a fantastic day. David who ran the school was friendly and helpful. He presented well and was very knowledgeable about gin, I learned a lot I didn’t know. Lunch was good, and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was bought a voucher as my leaving gift and what a wonderful present it was. We only live a 15 minute drive away and, as advised, arranged a lift there and back so we could take full advantage of the tasting opportunities... and plenty...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JanoStafford
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our day here. Can not recommend this enough. The day was run by such an enthusiastic and knowledgable gentlemen David who made the day. At no time did our attention stray from making our own Gin. We tasted 3 delicious Gin’s and sampled...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank U6328QZhelens
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time at the Nelson Gin School. We learnt so much and we enjoyed trying out the different gins that they make. Also thank you for recommending The Grange Bed and Breakfast, it was well worth staying there. The food was amazing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Bought for my sister for Xmas last year. This experience starts at 10am and last until approximately 3pm depending on how many people are in the class. *Top tip - do not drive, get a lift or a taxi* Brilliant day by friendly and informative...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

What a fab day! Our hosts were brilliant, and we learnt a lot about the history of gin, even having been on a number of gin distillery tours previously! Loved the experience of distilling our own bottle & loved trying other peoples and seeing the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank catherinedodd
Reviewed 24 September 2018

To be frank Im shocked with the high levels of reviews for such an over priced disappointing trip... The Price - It costs £145 for two people. Whilst there we were told we could make another bottle of Gin for £52.5, why then can you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank m811hew
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Great day out (take the chauffeur or book a taxi!!). Such a friendly and knowledgeable host who presented lots of opportunities for us to indulge our personal preferences in taste and appearance. Substantial and varied lunch and a chance to make new friends. A touch...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 190732Jim
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend went here to Nelsons for the gin making experience as a gift for my birthday and had an excellent day. From arrival to leaving having consumed plenty of amazing gin it was a fantastic memorable day! We learnt about Gin, what...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Ginger_Kat_78
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Spent a fascinating Saturday here. Information and tour was very interesting but the highlight was making our own gin which turned out really well! Well worth doing.

Date of experience: February 2018
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