Welcome to the Bombay Sapphire Distillery The Bombay Sapphire Distillery at Laverstoke Mill offers a behind-the-scenes experience that showcases the artistry and creativity infused into every drop of Bombay Sapphire gin. Guests of this state-of-the-art, sustainable distillery can discover what makes Bombay Sapphire such a distinctive gin. From discovering the unique Vapour Infusion distillation process in the Dakin Still House, to exploring the ten exotic botanicals nurtured in the stunning glasshouses. Visitors can also uncover the history of both Laverstoke Mill and Bombay Sapphire, explore the local conservation area and complete the experience with Bombay Sapphire cocktails in the Mill Bar. Laverstoke Mill is a site steeped in natural beauty and elegance. Astride the crystal clear River Test, situated within a Conservation Area and Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in rural Hampshire just 60 miles from London. The striking redesign of the distillery is in part the inspiration of the acclaimed London designers at Heatherwick Studio. The careful renovation included a number of beautiful Victorian and Georgian buildings restored to their former glory. The site has been awarded the highly prestigious BREEAM (Building Research Establishment?s Environmental Assessment Method) Award for Sustainable Industrial Design.
What's included: Self-Discovery experience with an interactive map Complimentary drink in the Mill Bar* Explore the Bombay Sapphire Distillery in your own time with an interactive map. The Self-Discovery Experience showcases the very best of Bombay Sapphire gin and our beautiful, historic distillery. Please note: Laverstoke Mill is a working distillery so we insist that guests wear suitable footwear. Guests wearing open-toed shoes or high heels will not be able to enter the Still House. *Don't worry! If you're the designated driver, you can opt in for a soft drink at the bar and receive a takeaway Gin and Tonic Pack from the Gin Shop to enjoy at home later. Bombay Sapphire Distillery have recently launched a shuttle bus which will connect the local train stations of Overton & Micheldever to the Distillery. The service will cost £2 per person for unlimited day travel & is payable locally. The service runs several times per day from both Overton & Micheldever stations, and via Overton high street. Why not combine your visit to Bombay Sapphire Distillery with the Stonehenge and discover Britain?s greatest prehistoric monument only 30 minutes away.