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Takamaka Rum Distillery

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An interesting activity if you are in Mahe

In my opinion apart from beach and sea activities there is not much to do so if you find a grey and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rickyspa1
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London, United Kingdom
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Rum Distillery Tour and Tasting

My wife and I decided to go here one day that it was a bit rainy in the morning at our resort. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LPD_MAV
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Yateley, United Kingdom
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We are delighted to welcome you to La Plaine St. AndréDiscover everything you need to know about the multiple award-winning ‘Takamaka Bay’ Rum. Experience the Plantation life with a guided tour of our distillery,property and garden followed by a rum...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to visit the Takamaka distillery and have a tour as we were recommended by the locals on the island. we were super excited to go and rum taste except when we got there the staff (especially the manager or owner...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In my opinion apart from beach and sea activities there is not much to do so if you find a grey and rainy day this is a good an interesting activity to do. See how run is produced in this lovely colonial environment and taste...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to go here one day that it was a bit rainy in the morning at our resort. We had seen the some of the reviews so were a bit unsure but how wrong we were! We had a great time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The tour lasted about half an hour when we were there and covered the basics of the rum making process. They hadn't got any fresh sugar cane in the day we went (the receiving log suggested there hadn't been any for at least a week)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Helen B
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We drove by in search of some local rum on our last day in Seychelles. The time for the tours was over so we went straight to the shop hoping to get some good deals at the source. The staff were not engaging and almost...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Mwikali2015
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Although the rum factory appears quite small it has a surprisingly large output of rum. You are able to see the process from raw sugar cane to the final bottle. A very good introductory talk by the owner in a fully equipped rum bar with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

The distillery and restaurant are different businesses, though on the same grounds. I went by to check out the distillery and try the rums. Distillery was locked up, tours are only 2 times per day. Not knowing the difference of the businesses, I went into...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

Visit Takamaka Rum Distillery in Seychelles. I have tasted some rum. If you want to see how rum its made this is the place. Good place to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank PaulAlecu
Reviewed September 13, 2018

I have visited the distillery before and enjoyed my visit again, nice shop to buy the local rum, white or dark with coke or fruit juice, taste wonderful

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We drove past and decided to come in. A number of people were around and was raining so we walked through the restaurant (closed but looked nice) and then through what we guess was the tour stalls. Staff did not try and engage or ask...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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