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Brugal Rum Center

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Come and learn what makes Brugal a distinctive and worldwide awarded Rum. Be guided through our history, process and enjoy a tasting of some of our best rums. Passion, dedication and hard work. The core qualities which have defined us for 128 years...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This 5th generation business is truly amazing! We were welcomed by one of the employees that provided us with a guided tour of the entire facility including the tasting room. Brugal Rum now ranks as the 3rd largest rum producer in the world and touring...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour is well worth doing if you have the opportunity, lots of neat info. The rum is not to my taste, I find a bit of a musty taste to the rum, likely from the used bourbon barrels. I found Barcelo Rum much more...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Typical tour of a rum factory. Amazing how many bottles of rum are produced in a day. Short tour really and not boring.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheFranticDancer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

tour is not worth it, better off going to do something else, thought it would have given more of the background of the rum and more taste testing, the rum was good :)

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

This facility is great. Our tour was amazing. Interesting history. Best rum we had in pp๐Ÿ˜. Glad to bring home some.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 412joank
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

A nice stop while in the Puerto Plata area. Tour is inexpensive and informative. Wish it were a little longer with more of the products to taste. The gift shop was great. Purchased a Brugal domino table and their high end rum.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Part of our Carnival excursion. The factory was clean and organized. We were given a history of Brugal and itโ€™s rum makers. We were able to explore multiple areas of the factory, were offered free samples, and were able to purchase bottles to bring home...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Very interesting our trip to the rum factory .enjoyed the history of rum and also the free samples we received. The shop is great value 5 and 10 dollars a bottle .worth a visit .

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank dewsburys
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Good stop for some background info on the rum. Great rum prices. Good photo opportunities. Free samples ๐Ÿ˜Š

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank meganrogerscook
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We chose this tour as part of our Carnival Cruise Excursion for Puerto Plata. Well worth the money as it included an authentic lunch at the location. The staff were very friendly and the tour was extremely informative. If you are a rum connoisseur this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Bernadine V
September 3, 2018|
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Response from par8headwv | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember seeing a white rum in the shop at the factory. They do have a website. Try getting on there and messaging them. I recommend a visit to the factory.
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Lisee98
August 13, 2018|
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Response from echien64 | Reviewed this property |
We also arranged for a driver. Cost us $60 for the day. I believe the tour was 5 per person. Purchases on site are a good deal. No shipping
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Leigh L
August 1, 2018|
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Response from WindyCityTrvlr | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I didn't visit the amber cove store but I'd say go to the rum center. Direct pricing is always better than liquor store markup.
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