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Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre & Brewery Tour

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Great guide, really enjoyable tour

I booked a Valentine's Day tour for my husband on a 2-4-1 offer. We were shown round by Martyn who... read more

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loveluxurybedding
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Great Historical Brewery Tour

Great tour, we were lucky and the steam engines were running, a bonus. The guided tasting at the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Take a look behind the scenes at Shepherd Neame – Britain’s oldest brewer. You guide will take you through the heart of the brewery so you can see the traditional mash tuns; taste natural mineral water from the brewery’s well; try some malted...more
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17 Court Street, Faversham ME13 7AX, England
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+44 1795 542016
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked a Valentine's Day tour for my husband on a 2-4-1 offer. We were shown round by Martyn who was interesting, knowledgeable and had a great sense of humour. He obviously loves his beer (which helps) and it was great to see where our...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank loveluxurybedding
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great tour, we were lucky and the steam engines were running, a bonus. The guided tasting at the end was another highlight. We thoroughly recommend this.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 2Travelroos
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great evening, drink in the bar before we set off on our tour with Martin. Everything explained really well and the history of the site was really interesting as well as the process of brewing the beer. Supper and tasting followed which was really...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LTB64
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I booked this tour as wasnt sure how busy it would be. We had a drink in the bar there first, staff lovely and chatty. there was 12 of us on tour and have to say it lasted around hour and a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Claire S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really great guide who made a maybe not so interesting subject interesting. Great ales to try and lovely food afterwards. A great evening

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We really enjoyed our tour, especially the unique features such as the steam engines and the stained glass windows. Our guide was knowledgeable and keen to answer any questions. The tasting was very enjoyable and the supper was delicious. This trip is great value for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robin V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time, the guides were very informative and explained the process really well. Great experience and obviously with some nice beers to taste too. Good job Sherpard Neame.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank paul578
Visitor_Centre_BDM, Manager at Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre & Brewery Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Tour. The whole experience was engaging and fantastic. Our tour guide Martyn was super and answered any questions we had and went above and beyond. Thank you for a lovely day!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rebecca A
Visitor_Centre_BDM, Manager at Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre & Brewery Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the 5* review.... Happy birthday to Grandad.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent couple of hours spent at this brewery. Our guide Linda was very knowledgeable and the beer tasting was very enjoyable 🍺🍺🍺🍺🍺🍺

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mark L
Visitor_Centre_BDM, Manager at Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre & Brewery Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time on the tour & tasting.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter gave me a virgin experience voucher for a brewery tour last year for my birthday and what a great present it was. I took a long time to actually book the tour, but it was amazing. I brew my own beer, but learnt...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lee B
Visitor_Centre_BDM, Manager at Shepherd Neame Visitor Centre & Brewery Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for writing this 5* review.. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

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BrianTheresaW
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Response from steeleman1001 | Reviewed this property |
Some of the stairs might be a challenge but the general area is acceptable.
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aBrOmL
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Response from kent1973 | Reviewed this property |
It will be open 11-4
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