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Bushmills Distillery

2 Distillery Road, Bushmills BT57 8XH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 1521
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Opened in 1608, this is the oldest licensed distillery in the world and exports its whiskey internationally.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great tour” (140 reviews)
“irish whiskey” (102 reviews)
“hot toddy” (50 reviews)
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2 Distillery Road, Bushmills BT57 8XH, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 1521
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have only given this 3 stars as I didn't do the tour. The tasting is great through and the building looks great

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately we didn't get further than the ticket office. The chaotic car park and lack of clear direction or staff left a less than favorable impression. Had to leave the complex and seek parking else where. On arrival at the ticket desk was advised tours...More

Thank Mairead T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love whisky so was always going to enjoy this and the free samples! However my partner hates whisky but still found the tour interesting and fun. Would recommend to whisky lovers and haters alike!

Thank Jaylo13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great drive up the coast road to Bushmills Distillery. When we got there we decided to do their tour. The tour was a very informative 30 minutes through the distillery explaining the entire process from start to bottling. At the end of...More

Thank majus113
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My nephew (16) and I went on the tour. Our guide was superb - plenty of interesting info plus a great sense of Ulster humour. Loved the wee samples in the Potstill . Overall, excellent wee tour

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Upon arrival in the town of Bushmills, the excessive amount of British flags and symbols were quite intimidating. Even more so when driving a car from the south of Ireland. However as soon as we went to the counter at the distillery all worries dissipated...More

Thank csmurf
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you thought Scotch was the business then you need to discover the Irish variety of whiskEy. The guided tour is fascinating and the guide we had very humorous as well as knowing his stuff. The tasting at the end of the tour was really...More

Thank hhm501
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best thing about traveling to Ireland when your 18 is that you can legally drink and bush mills defiently has some of the best whiskey I’ve ever had.

Thank shannon l
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A nice visit to Bushmills whiskey is a must. I suggest that you take the guided tour together with the premium tasting.

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited as a group of 12. I was worried about getting everyone fed in time to take the tour. The restaurant emailed the menu, I phoned in the lunch order while we were en route and the restaurant had everything ready for us. The...More

Thank JohnD_DW
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Lorraine F
1 May 2017|
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Response from sizzlerBrumBrum | Reviewed this property |
Around 30 mins
Roseanne T
15 March 2017|
Response from bubba_in_ky | Reviewed this property |
From their Website: Adult £8.00 Student 18 Years+, ID required £7.00 Senior 60 years + £7.00 Child* 8... More
19 January 2017|
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Response from Vince F | Reviewed this property |
Train to Coleraine then a bus to Bushmills. See .translink website for details.