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Fun and interesting; Never condescending!

As an avid Whiskey fan in an entirely non pretentious capacity - moving toward the realm of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Matthew A
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Coach trip

Visited on a recent coach trip, excellent facility and very knowledgeable staff enjoyed the tour... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
1968Kaz
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Heanor, United Kingdom
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Penderyn produces award-winning single malt whiskies and spirits at their distillery in the foothills of the Brecon Beacons. Distilling started in 1999, and the first bottle was produced in 2004 in the presence of Prince Charles. Since then the...more
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Penderyn | Rhondda Cynon Taff, Penderyn, Brecon Beacons National Park CF44 0SX, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As an avid Whiskey fan in an entirely non pretentious capacity - moving toward the realm of amateur-connoisseur should there be such a thing. Whiskey is my tipple of choice and Penderyn is one I have tried before and enjoyed a lot. I was rather...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited on a recent coach trip, excellent facility and very knowledgeable staff enjoyed the tour very informative also the tasting was good with opportunity to have a miniature bottle rather than a tasting if driving.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited Penderyn distillery, and took part in the master class. Ray who took the class was excellent a retired chemist and whisky expert his knowledge and experience was very informative and interesting. We left with such a great knowledge and new found respect for whisky....More

Thank Birch851
Jon T, Public Relations Manager at Penderyn Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your great review!

Reviewed 5 days ago

As luck would have it we just arrived in time for a tour . Really informative and the tasting was great .

Thank Woodysvw
Jon T, Public Relations Manager at Penderyn Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Short and sweet! Thanks. :-)

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Celebrated our birthdays with a trip to Penderyn. It was absolutely wonderful. What a fun hour spent in Laurence’s company. She’s an excellent communicator and so interesting and informative.

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Jon T, Public Relations Manager at Penderyn Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks Anne!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited as I had been given the tours as a birthday present. To be honest it is not a long tour but it was really interesting and very informative. The guide was great and very knowledgeable about Penderyn and whiskey in...More

Thank PJH67
Jon T, Public Relations Manager at Penderyn Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was nice, though quit expensive. Especially a bad after taste when you later that day go to the supermarket and realise that the same whiskey and cream liquor we bought at the distillery were much (!) cheaper at the Tesco....More

Thank Siempie
Jon T, Public Relations Manager at Penderyn Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Our tour is £9 if you book online. That's for an hour tour and two whisky tastings. Excellent value we would suggest! We have a recommended retail price, but we cannot dictate what other businesses sell our products at as that is illegal. The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After phoning up prior to arriving saying we would be late, we were told they would still give us the full experience! And what an experience; the gentleman giving the tour was not only knowledgeable but extremely welcoming and friendly giving a great tour and...More

Thank David H
Jon T, Public Relations Manager at Penderyn Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Cheers David, thanks for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is probably the newest distillery in Britain being established around 2000 by a group of 6 friends which has gone from d=strength to strength. It's a small distillery that's had to spread to newer premises where the bottling and packaging is done. The tours...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic. Can not recommend highly enough.Our tour guide Ray was brilliant. Amusing and hugely informative. Learnt a lot about how to fully appreciate whisky. Plenty of whisky to try as well. Whatever you do don't drive! Apparently a lady once turned up who intended tod...More

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Starlene M
17 April 2018|
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Response from WILLIAM1066 | Reviewed this property |
Think you got the wrong end of the stick. I live in Surrey.
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Oana G
11 August 2017|
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Response from dollie20 | Reviewed this property |
Hi it's not a place to take s baby or toddler as you need to go up stairs to see the distillery and then you go for a taste of the products
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Phillip E
11 February 2017|
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Response from Jon T | Property representative |
Hi Phillip, we don't have a coffee shop, but there is a nice hotel called the Ty Newydd just down the road. The Masterclass takes two and a half hours (as opposed to the tour which takes an hour), so best your wife brings a... More
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