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Martell Cognac

place Edouard Martell, 16101 Cognac, France
4536 3333
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Ranked #8 of 17 attractions in Cognac
Type: Factory Tours
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Saint John, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

You can tour the facilities with a bilingual guide (French-English). The guide will explain the history of the brand, how cognac is made, bottled and shipped around the world. Tasting at the end of the tour is a must.

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Welling, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

We booked in advance for an English speaking tour. The basic tour is €7.50 which is the tour and a taster of one of the basic levels of Martell cognac (the VS or the VSOP). There are various levels of upgrade available where you get the tour and basic level taster but depending on how much extra you pay you... More

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UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Well organised and interesting tour covering the history of Martell and an insight into the production of Cognac. Enjoyable tasting at the end.

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This was a well organised tour at a reasonable price - 7.5 euro for the basic tour with a tasting and then you could pay more to taste better quality cognacs. We took the English tour and the girl was very informative. The tour lasted about 75 minutes and then we were able to spend time tasting. The prices in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Informative fun and interesting one and a half hour tour about the history of this cognac house established by an Englishman 300 years ago and the process of producing its prestigious products

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Adelaide, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This tour is one of the many "commercial" tours available in the Cognac region and is well conducted. n interesting addition was the full history of the company from the founder, including a reconstructed home of Mr Martin. The tasting at the end was very informative. Sour note - this was the second tour we attended where people brought noisy... More

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Dubin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We visited Cognac recently while staying near Aubeterre area and we had a tour of the Martell Cognac Distillery. We were able to park in the grounds which was very handy and had an English tour for just the three of us who were the only English speaking people around at the time. It was a very interesting tour, very... More

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La Foye
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We live in the area and often take friends there and are always amazed to discover something new every time! The tour is well planned, covers all age groups and takes about an hour although you might end up spending longer in the tasting room afterwards!

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Turned up by chance to see if tours were still being conducted (late October) only to be told that one would be leving in 10 minutes time.We were parked right in the Distillery grounds by the Visitor centre which is a rarity on guided tours. There was myself,my daughter,her partner and my 3 y.o. grandaughter and no one else. Couldn't... More

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Grantown On spey Scotland
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129 reviews 129 reviews
16 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

Well worth the trip. Very comprehensive and informative tour of the facilities. Tasting session at the end. Very very good.

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