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Island Spirits Distillery

4605 Roburn Rd, British Columbia V0R 1Z0, Canada
+1 250-335-0630
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Came for the gin, stayed for the chicken show

My wife and I have been here twice. The first visit was accidental as we were on Hornby for a... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
Tony S
Exquisite fun

Meeting captain Pete, propietor, is a great experience. Jovial, fun, and very Hornby. Nice... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2017
British Columbia
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4605 Roburn Rd, British Columbia V0R 1Z0, Canada
+1 250-335-0630
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

My wife and I have been here twice. The first visit was accidental as we were on Hornby for a weekend wedding getaway in 2013 and needed something to do during a lull in the festivities. After a few samples and learning of the processes,...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Meeting captain Pete, propietor, is a great experience. Jovial, fun, and very Hornby. Nice tasting, no push for sales. The poor signage is part of the adventure. You can't take wrong turn on Hornby Island.

1  Thank 60iesdame
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Visited Hornby on a weekday in March and swung by to take a look to see if the owner is there. I was very glad that he was home and opened the door to me. Told me he just finished an upgrade. Pete used to...More

1  Thank Matthew Y
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The gin and vodka made at this distillery are innovative and excellent quality. A fun afternoon of tasting, bring your wallet you won't want to leave without some "for home" and "for gifts" purchases.

Thank KarenHornby12
Reviewed August 24, 2016

The hardest thing you'll have to do, once you find the Distillery, is choose your products. Too many for most budgets to buy one of each, you'll have to choose. You might need a designated driver if you have trouble making decisions. A fun way...More

Thank KarenHornby12
Reviewed January 22, 2016

One of the world's best gins in my opinion. And the experience of spending time with the distiller and learning all about his passion is worth a visit. Take a designated driver.

1  Thank lokimann
Reviewed October 13, 2015

If you love gin, this is the place for you! You can stop in and try out the many flavors of craft distilled Phrog gin (and a variety of other liquors) at their little bar. Peter, one of the owners, seems only too happy to...More

Thank David Q
Reviewed September 18, 2015

This is a must do on Hornby. High quality spirits & a great atmosphere. Don't miss the fantastic gin!! :-)

1  Thank campfiresavage
Reviewed August 12, 2015

During our stay on Hornby Island we kept hearing, go to the distillery. From locals to tourists and from other attractions. If you were to do one thing other than enjoy the beaches of this quaint island go see the great people at this distillery....More

2  Thank dooerelli
Reviewed August 10, 2015

The signs to get there aren't great (small white circles with a black frog on them attached to tree trunks on the way there), but once you make it in it's a great little spot. The distillery is quaint, but the equipment is state of...More

2  Thank X4024YRjamies
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