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Brewery Hops of Ireland

23 Shandon Mill, | Phibsboro, Dublin 7, Ireland
+353 86 838 2996
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Personalized, rock star service!

Mia picked us up promptly from the hotel, and over the course of the next week proceeded to show us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Blanton L
Wonderful way to see Ireland!

Mia was a truly great guide. Entertaining, informative, wonderful scenery and great beer. It was... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
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Welcome to Brewery Hops of Ireland. We specialise in small group tours that provide the traveller and beer enthusiast with a unique and high quality holiday experience. The tour combines an appreciation of Ireland's emerging independent craft beer industry with visits to the abundance of heritage sites interspersed among the stunning scenery that Ireland has to offer.
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“beer tour” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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23 Shandon Mill, | Phibsboro, Dublin 7, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mia picked us up promptly from the hotel, and over the course of the next week proceeded to show us breathtaking Irish sights and behind the scenes micro-brewery tours. I'll remember it for the rest of my life! She was unmatched in her knowledge of...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Mia was a truly great guide. Entertaining, informative, wonderful scenery and great beer. It was such a great way to see Ireland. The combination of historical sites, coupled with craft breweries and distilleries made for a very memorable trip! Thank you Mia for entertaining (and...More

Thank AnnieBne
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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review of the 6 day beer and whiskey tour. Really glad you found it fun and informative - if you take away a few new snippets of Ireland from your trip along with good memories and photos that's super! Delighted...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Mia is a wonderful guide and she gives you history, contemporary issues and events and tries to show you many scenic places in Ireland along with a craft brewery and a distillery on every day. I do not drink, so was not quite sure whether...More

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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you for the super informative review of the tour. We try to pack as much into every day as possible - Ireland's got lots to offer as you know - you took a second trip to see parts you had not been to first...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Mia, a truly wonderful and knowledgeable guide, takes you through the history and development of the Craft Brewery Industry and Whiskey Distilleries of Ireland. My husband and I joined her for the 6 day tour and were very satisfied with the number of historical, natural,...More

Thank HeatherAnn L
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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thanks for your super review of the 6 day beer and whiskey tour. Really glad you both enjoyed the historical, natural and scenic visits we made on your first trip to Ireland. The craft beer and whiskey industry is Ireland is growing so fast, right...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great time, visiting craft breweries, many interesting stories and people along the way. Mia knows the Craft Brewery scene in Ireland. I enjoyed visiting all the historic sites, ruins and the nature walks. I learned alot of Irish history and folk lore. Lots...More

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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you for your review of the tour. Really glad you enjoyed the beer and whiskey visits along with heritage sites and walks in the national parks. Also thrilled to read that you learned some Irish history and folklore and had fun along the way!...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We recently did a 6 day tour With Mia the owner/guide. What a great way to see the countryside. Mia is a lot of fun and very knowledgeable. We spent everyday being driven around visiting landmarks and parks. Always stopping at great Brewerys with most...More

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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

6 days of fun sounds like the best holiday ever! Thanks for contributing to the 'craic'. Glad you enjoyed the landmarks and national parks along with the beer tastings. Getting off the beaten track and being part of a small group totally adds to the...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Had a tour at the Guinness Brewery w/ Cormac. Tour was wonderful our guide was very informative. I Didn't realize there was so much to it. Gave me a better understanding of why I like certain beers. Great views from the top floor of the...More

Thank Barbara B
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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thanks for the review....of the Guinness brewery! There are indeed great views from the Gravity Bar. Next time you want to try great Irish craft beers, please do come along on a Brewery Hops tour.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

No better way to spend five days in Ireland then with Mia and Brewery Hops. Do not miss this experience!! Lifetime memories and new friends. No better way to enjoy the hidden places in the Wild Atlantic cities of Ireland. Get on bus, relax, learn...More

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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thanks for your superb review of the tour! Delighted you consider it a Once in a Lifetime experience and took home great memories of Ireland. It's always fun travelling in a small group who become friends over shared experiences. Great to have you both on...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We golfed five times, went to numerous pubs, did a gravediggers tour, did the ubiquitous Guinness tour, wandered the Dublin streets for over two weeks and Brewery Hops was by far the best decision we made. Far more than a tour of craft breweries, we...More

Thank Leslie N
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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

You certainly conquered Ireland, delighted to hear your Brewery Hops tour was the best thing you experienced. Take that Guinness!!!! We did fit in lots of historical visits whilst keeping the thirsts quenched with great craft beer. Thank you for highly recommending this tour to...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I done the 5 day tour which included Cork, Killarney and Lisdoonvarna. It was brilliant. Mia was the guide. We visited many historical sites, explored beautiful scenery and of course numerous craft beer breweries, a cider house, a smokehouse and a distillery. Mia seemed to...More

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mia t, Owner at Brewery Hops of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thanks for your review and for taking the 5 day tour. Glad you enjoyed the combination of historical sites, scenery, breweries and smokehouses. The people who operate these small independent businesses are so passionate about what they do, they insist you try everything! Tough ask!...More

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dinky120101
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Hi there, just saw your query. I run the tour and try to build in as much sightseeing as possible. On Day 1 we visit the Rock of Cashel and have some time in Cork city to visit the English market. Day 2, visit Charles Fort... More
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