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Blandy's Wine Lodge

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An interesting place to visit

An interesting place to visit and to try a few glasses of Madeira wine. Two glasses are given with... read more

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pollyoppy
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
Really interesting

Went here and for the price it was great value and of great interest the blonde haired girl was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sagemike
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blackpool
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Acquired in 1840 by Charles Ridpath Blandy, the Blandy's Wine Lodge has always been and is still an integral part of the production of Blandy's Madeira Wine. Located in the center of Funchal, Blandy's Wine Lodge allows visitors to Madeira an...more
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Avenida Arriaga 28, Funchal, Madeira 9000-064, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

An interesting place to visit and to try a few glasses of Madeira wine. Two glasses are given with entry. A very interesting building. No guided tour offered- just a tasting.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pollyoppy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here and for the price it was great value and of great interest the blonde haired girl was full of knowledge and gave a well presented tour a must see do it was easy to find one of the good memories to take back...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sagemike
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were recommended this shop Blandys by Olly Smith. I like to purchase a wine or bottle of something to remember where we have visited on our travels and this is certainly the place to find that something. A gentleman helped us with our purchase...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DeniseYorkshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited late morning and only just able to book a Premium Lodge Tour for 2pm on the Friday as it was closed on the Saturday being a Bank Holiday and also the Sunday. We were shown around the whole premises and ended up having...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brave-Pete
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just loved the ambiente and the madeira wine! A tour is worth it, you will lear something about Madeira and the wine itself of course.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank StefanieHirter
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have an interest in wine you must go here. Excellent history of Madeira wines and a historic tasting room.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wino1943
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was short but interesting and good value for that. It includes a tasting at the end and the chance to try appropriate products if you are thinking of buying. For those travelling on hand luggage only they have a facility where you can...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank iharg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the Premier tour and found it interesting but hurried . There was a tour behind us and a tour in front both of which interfered with our ability to here our guides talk at times. Given the hurried nature of the tour more...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wittlar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Premium tour lasting an hour cost €5,90 each and was led by an excellent guide with perfect English. Tour a bit uninspiring in places and we felt rushed through the museum exhibit section. Shop excellent and worth spending some time here, though you can walk...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Arthur S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall we enjoyed our time here but you do need to be aware of one or two things that the guide doesn’t point out. First of all note the old wine press and goatskin wine carriers in the patio area. These were used when the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Cosmicgill
April 14, 2018|
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Response from F7800MTstephenp | Reviewed this property |
4 tours per day and worth booking in advance to make sure aplaces are available
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Kathryn G
February 6, 2018|
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Response from ruthiegee | Reviewed this property |
Hello Kathryn G, yes there were children on the tour we took.
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Maggie R
August 28, 2017|
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Response from Maggie R | Reviewed this property |
A barrel may be the solution!!! Best suggestion.
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