Callwood Historic Distillery

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Rum and the Caribbean isles go hand-in-hand, a fact that is prevalent at Callwood Historic Distillery, one of two rum distilleries in the British Virgin Islands. Having been owned and operated by the same family for four centuries, this spot still uses historic processes to create pure and potent rum.


Guests are welcome to tour the property and watch as rum is being made using the original boiler and the stored in historic storage casks. The Old Guard House remains intact and opened as an art gallery of local artists and gift shop where you can purchase the rum.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Callwood Historic Distillery may choose to book their trip in Cane Garden Bay, as guests staying in this part of the Virgin Islands will have convenient access to the historical site during their visit. While the area isn't necessarily a tourism capital, you'll nevertheless find at least a handful of lodgings to choose from.

Hotels near Callwood Historic Distillery
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Rhymer's Beach Hotel Hotel 0.0 mi. (4.3 km) NW
Myett's Hotel -- --
Elm Beach Suites Hotel 0.0 mi. (4.3 km) WSW
Quito's Ole Works Inn Hotel 0.1 mi. (4.3 km) N
Agape Cottages Cottages 0.1 mi. (4.1 km) SE
Heritage Inn Hotel -- --

Location and What's Nearby

Callwood Historic Distillery patrons may also be interested in visiting Cane Garden Bay, the most conveniently accessed beach, and a good option for those hoping to do a bit of sunbathing after visiting this location.


Operating Hours

You might want to give the site a call ahead to determine the exact hours of operation.


Show up at this destination ready to give over the price of admission, which you can learn by phoning beforehand.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (284) 495-9383

Location: Cane Garden Bay, Tortola


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