Cruzan Rum Factory

One of the most well known brands of rum in the world has its home in the Virgin Islands -- Cruzan. Visitors are welcome to tour the factory and learn how rum is made now and how it has been made in eras long passed.


Guided tours of the factory take guests through the grounds, with a focus on the old windmill, while the tour guide educated guests about the history of rum distillation. A complimentary drink completed the tour.

Staying Close

Carlton is a good option for those wishing to visit Cruzan Rum Factory, since travelers to this part of the Virgin Islands will be excited to have convenient access to the distillery for the duration of their trip. Though this location isn't over-crowded, you'll nevertheless find a good selection of lodgings to choose from.

Hotels near Cruzan Rum Factory
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Villa Morales Guest house 1.2 mi. (2.4 km) WSW
The Fred Hotel 2.2 mi. (0.1 km) W
Frederiksted Hotel Hotel 2.2 mi. (0.1 km) W
Sand Castle on the Beach Hotel 2.3 mi. (1.2 km) W

Location and What's Nearby

And, one of the most delightful possibilities while spending some time exploring the area could be eating a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of Cruzan Rum Factory. Subway Carlton, which has a menu full of American dishes, is also the most convenient dining option from this site. Subway Carlton is only about a half mile away from this site's location, so stop in and dig in! Also close-by, you and your party will have eateries including Villa Morales Restaurant and Crucian Wings so hopefully, at least one of these nearby dining establishments will placate the whole group.


Operating Hours

Tours are offered between 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. as well as 1:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Monday through Friday.


It costs for $5(USD) for adults to tour the Cruzan Rum Factory. Children 18 and under are permitted for $1(USD).

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 692-2280

Location: West Airport Road, Carlton, St. Croix



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