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Wonderful Tour of Craft Beers

We met with Heather at Temple Meads. She started her tour by telling us a potted history of the... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
Richard-A A
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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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Stag weekend

Our tour guide Heather was excellent, she really knew her Bristol history, all of which I found to... read more

Reviewed February 2, 2018
Joehills88
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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A guided walk through Bristol's sights & craft beer scene. Each tour includes tastings at a brewery taproom or microbrewery, beers at our best pubs and some local history.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We met with Heather at Temple Meads. She started her tour by telling us a potted history of the station and then lead us to our first tasting. We visited Drink Moor Tap Room where we sampled 3 of their vast range of craft beers,...More

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

I really appreciate you taking the time to leave a review, Richard. The Good Friday Special you came on was a unique route so it's really good to hear feedback. I enjoyed spending the afternoon with such a lovely group. Thank you so much for...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Heather was excellent, she really knew her Bristol history, all of which I found to be fascinating and to top it off, where to get a bloody good beer! She certainly made the experience a very good one for us all. Even...More

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2018

Thanks for kind review, Joe! I'm glad you enjoyed your tour. I hope your map inspires you to try other Bristol beers when you come accross them.

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Reviewed February 2, 2018

My wife organised a surprise birthday beer tour for me and a group of friends. We had a great time, walking through lesser known parts of Bristol and popping into brewery bars and pubs - can't think of a better way to spend the afternoon....More

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. I'm glad you enjoyed your birthday & all of the Bristol beers that came with it!

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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

I recently organised my brother’s stag do and we did loads of activities but this was by far the best. Heather was very knowledgeable about bristol and it’s beer scene. She took us to parts of Bristol we would never have gone too and we...More

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Thank you so much for choosing to make your private booking with Bristol Hoppers for your brother's stag do, and thank you so much for leaving me such a lovely review, Laurence! I enjoyed taking your group of lovely lads around Bristol & I was...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our tryanuary tour. Learnt a lot from the brewers and our guide. Got to try a good range of great beers from Croft Ales, Fierce & Nobel and Left handed giant. We brought our doggo along for the walk he loved it too.

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

It was great to have all three of you along! I very much enjoyed my afternoon with such a great bunch of people. Thank you so much for coming and your kind review. Heather.

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

We bought this tour through a Red Letter experience gift voucher that we had given as a Xmas present. We loved every minute of it and can highly recommend Heather and her team. Our son will be 21 soon and we are planning on another...More

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks for your lovely review Jacqui. It was nice to have met yourself, husband & son on that fun Tryanuary tour. I look forward to meeting you again!

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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Thank you Heather for an excellent afternoon tour. Plenty of knowledge. You certainly know your beers.

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. I had a lovely afternoon with your group, a real pleasure to show you around Bristol & it's beer scene.

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

Heather and Richard were fantastic guides - they were very friendly and welcoming. They showed us some lovely parts of Bristol and some really delicious beer. Despite the rest of our group cancelling, they still took just the two of us on the tour so...More

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2017

Thank you so much for your review, Joe. It was a pleasure to spend the afternoon with yourself and Louisa. I am glad you had a good time, and I hope that your remainder of your weekend visit to Bristol was fun.

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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Heather is a friendly welcoming and knowledgeable host. We went to two brewery's with like minded happy ale drinkers. Lovely relaxed evening with some tasty booze

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review, Steve. I'm glad you had a good time. I hope to see you again on another tour!

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

We had a great day exploring the local breweries and sampling some delicious beer, while learning some facts about Bristol. Heather is a great host and I would thoroughly thoroughly recommend her tours as a lovely way to spend an afternoon.

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heather w, Owner at Bristol Hoppers, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2017

Thank you, Elly. It was very kind of you to leave such a lovely review. It was a pleasure to have you on my tour. I'm glad you enjoyed your afternoon.

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