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Shelter Point Distillery

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Lovely Visit and Great Whiskey!

Beautiful property and facilities, with a really interesting lesson on making vodka, gin and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Blueturnstogrey
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Victoria, Canada
A history lesson, chemistry lesson & a taste!

So interesting! You will learn the ‘simple’ & very expensive method of how to make spirits. When... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Katathome
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Port Alberni, Canada
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4650 Regent Rd, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1E3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful property and facilities, with a really interesting lesson on making vodka, gin and whiskey. We were very impressed with the tastings and brought home a couple bottles. Would have been nice to have a bite to eat and enjoy the closed off lounge area...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So interesting! You will learn the ‘simple’ & very expensive method of how to make spirits. When you look at the beautiful & functional surroundings you will see that this is not a mindless, booze making operation. Much respect for the thought process, work &...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Katathome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is quite the operation. Very impressive. I personally don’t like hard alcohol but the tour was very informative and I did try their liquor which was quite good. A sort of spiced orange flavour. We bought the gin for a friend.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TracieW86
Reviewed July 30, 2019

We drove up from Parksville for a day trip. Followed the road up the coast for better scenery. The distillery was definitely worth the drive. It is well laid out and accessible. The tour guide Brian knows his craft and can answer any questions about...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

Free drams Free tour with a good walk through the processes and the history of the distillery Great location

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 426eddiem
Reviewed July 6, 2019

Well worth a visit. They have an eclectic selection of spirits, and they offer free tasting. Their whiskys are amazing. Make sure you look at the distilling area - quite interesting.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

The distillery itself is beautiful located and the environment is well taken care about. The building and the distillery with its copper stills are so beautiful as well and the staff was so friendly and answered all our questions friendly and with patience. We tried...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Matze24
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

We stopped by on a Wednesday afternoon realizing they close at 5pm. The fellow that greeted us was very friendly and pretty well offered us the run of the place. He knew all about the process and helps out in all areas of the farm....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank haroldw148
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Totally recommend this stop if you are into winery’s and distillery’s as it was really interesting and the host was great lots of knowledge.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

I was surprised how perfect this setting was for our annual Christmas party. There were several large round tables set in the distillery area which sparkled in the glow of the twinkling mini lights. Our meeting before dinner was in the adjoining room, complete with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Lori M
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Response from ricealli | Reviewed this property |
I would call them directly and see whether there are tours running in the winter. However, if there aren't, still wonder in there because the tasting experience is really great and I'm sure they'd let you wonder back to see... More
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