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Adnams Brewery Tour

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Adnams Brewery Tour
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Behind the walls of our Victorian building in the heart of Southwold sits one of the most modern breweries in the UK. Over the past few years the brewery has undergone a complete refurbishment with the replacement of the brewstream being the most...more
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Sole Bay Brewery East Green, Southwold IP18 6JW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Planned this as a birthday surprise for my partner combined with an overnight in Southwold. Firstly it is excellant value and quite entertaining. The guide was only doing his 2nd tour and did a brillant job. We both learnt quite a lot about the history...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Julie C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Thanks to informative, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and personable guide, Ross, we spent a cold Sunday morning touring this remarkable brewery right in the heart of historic Southwold. From the raw ingredient (which we tasted and smelt), we followed miles of gleaming stainless steel pipes and peered...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Thorntons23
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a brewery tour with Ross yesterday fantastic tour excellent guide .I would really recommend the tour a real insight on making great beer on a large scale . 5 star thanks Ross .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Davidevans873
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great tour, Stacy our guide was great, we learnt lots and were able to try lots of the beers in the Tasting Room afterwards. Oh and not to forget the voucher for a free beer and discount in the Adnams shop down the road. Good...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank joya819
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having drunk Adnams for over thirty years to go here was just Heaven for me ! not so sure the wife was that keen but she did enjoy it ! thanks to all the staff very friendly and helpful. A great trip.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank karlgardiner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a really great time on the Adnams brewery tour. The guide was excellent and very knowledgable. The tour was interesting, informative and fun learning about the process and tasting/smelling the barley and hops for the various beers that Adnams brew. At the end of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the brewery tour as something different to do on Christmas Eve (I am a nurse and worked Christmas Day so wanted to make our day off together special!). We live in Cambridgeshire but have always visited Southwold and have said for years we’d...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Megan2523
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a brilliant afternoon at Adnams, the tour was very interesting, The beer was execellent. The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LSM999999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second Adnams brewery tour I have done. For a non drinker that is quite a thing! I think it is a great Suffolk success story and it is a great place to spend time with friends. I have friends visiting from overseas...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MrsPS27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide Nikki (sp ?) was fantastic. Informative, knowledgable and passionate about the business and its produce. Great that Suffolk has such a fine company making great produce. Tasting at the end was a highlight.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Deborah b
3 March 2016|
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On brewery tours there is wheelchair access for most of the tour and basic lift access to the Tasting Room. There are a number of small, shallow steps between some areas, stairs to some areas and there is a significant... More
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Deborah b
3 March 2016|
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Response from Adnams S | Property representative |
On brewery tours there is wheelchair access for most of the tour and basic lift access to the Tasting Room. There are a number of small, shallow steps between some areas, stairs to some areas and there is a significant... More
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