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John Watling's Distillery home to JOHN WATLING'S rum and RED TURTLE vodka, the "Spirit of The Bahamas" offers complimentary tours at its home, the Buena Vista Estate, in Downtown Nassau. The historic Estate, founded in 1789 and overlooking the...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Buena Vista Estate | 17 Delancy Street, Nassau 00000, New Providence Island
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+1 242-322-2811
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Loved our trip to the distillery, everyone was so friendly! It’s a quick tour and then you can taste the rum in the bar - I don’t usually drink piña coladas but the John Watling piña colada was AMAZING!! Definitely recommend visiting and the tour is free!
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Loved this location, great informal tour with your own guide, small drink of pina colada at start and then access to the bar at the end. The cocktails are all made in front of you with great skill and proper ingredients. No purée or alternatives.
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This is a quick tour that wraps up with a purchase of a rum drink or a rum flight at the bar! I tried the flight of rum and it was interesting but I certainly couldn't finish it myself! You'll need some help with this one!
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Complimentary guided tours, welcoming staff, friendly bartenders, beautiful estate, historic location, delicious piña coladas, and a gift shop that sells rum. What else could you possibly want?! Plan to visit John Watling’s Distillery.
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This was a great stop. We walked up and were able to take the free tour and get a sample. The tour was only about 10 min amd then we ordered a couple of drinks at the bar. Great atmosphere and very i informative. The drinks are very strong so be aware.
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