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Island Spirits Distillery

4605 Roburn Rd, British Columbia V0R 1Z0, Canada
+1 250-335-0630
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Exquisite fun

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

Reviewed 16 March 2017
60iesdame
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British Columbia
World Class Gin

Visited Hornby on a weekday in March and swung by to take a look to see if the owner is there. I... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Matthew Y
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Calgary, Canada
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4605 Roburn Rd, British Columbia V0R 1Z0, Canada
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Reviewed 16 March 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 14 March 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 14 February 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 25 August 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 23 January 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 14 October 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 18 September 2015

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

1  Thank campfiresavage
Reviewed 13 August 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 11 August 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
Reviewed 24 July 2015

While we enjoyed the tastings, the kids enjoyed the chickens, ducks, koi pond and Ginger the cat. Brown Vodka was very interesting, as well as the many Gins. Check it out.

4  Thank gudone
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