We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Very informative, and pet donkeys too !!!

We really enjoyed our visit. We were there off season and 1 hour before the scheduled tour time. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Scottsdale, Arizona
via mobile
Simple yet really learning experience

It was a really nice visit. The tips are well documented and explained. You will have a good taste... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Etienne B
Cherbourg-Octeville, France
Read all 42 reviews
All photos (14)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Very informative, and pet donkeys too !!!”
6 Sep 2017
“Simple yet really learning experience”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
1 le Haut de la Lande | Sotteville, 50340 Cherbourg-Octeville, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
+33 2 33 04 41 17
Improve This Listing
Reviews (42)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. We were there off season and 1 hour before the scheduled tour time. We would have waited but they were kind enough to show us the video and tour the distillery without waiting. We enjoyed the tasting and got a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank O7950YPjoans
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It was a really nice visit. The tips are well documented and explained. You will have a good taste experience at the end testing cider, calvados and other products.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Etienne B
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

An excellent cider orchard! We spent a very enjoyable two hours here. We started with a short film and then a nice and friendly girl took us around the distillery. Following that we had a browse and tasting session. This is where they excelled. We...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Shakespearesx4
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I cannot say enough good things about Theo Capelle's Ciderie. I visited while on a cruise stop in Cherbourg with my husband and parents. It was a beautiful 20min cab ride to the ciderie, and into a small, remote town outside of the city. The...More

Date of experience: June 2015
4  Thank Allie O
Reviewed 4 July 2014

I had booked in advance (as it suggests on the cidrerie website). Unfortunately the tour was not in English (though monsieur did his best) but we had an enjoyable and interesting time none the less. Before the tour we watched a couple of films (interestingly...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank tkbrierley
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Surprised by the tasting: don't say just cider to cider. They can be so different from each other: taste them. We arrived there on a bad moment: visit was not possible but we were put in the movie room where we could see two movies...More

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank JanF293
Reviewed 20 September 2012

The farm is located in a beautifull french countryside. It is clean and neat with a nice promotional room where you can buy any products. We came from a long distance but we were not send back just because we did not book our visit....More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Milica K
Reviewed 14 September 2012

Fascinating to see how the cider and calvados is made. Samples available and you can buy on site. Beautiful location, and donkeys for the children.

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank nigeljcook
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 nearby hotels
Hotel Les Pieux
35 reviews
2.84 miles away
Hotel Bel Air
36 reviews
5.53 miles away
Le Chateau de Bricquebec
238 reviews
6.51 miles away
Hotel L'Eden
21 reviews
8.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 139 nearby restaurants
Le P'tit Bourg
197 reviews
2.96 miles away
11 reviews
2.99 miles away
Auberge Ferme de Bunehou
31 reviews
3.48 miles away
La Bougie
27 reviews
4.58 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 41 nearby attractions
Wilde Kitchen French Cookery Courses
15 reviews
1.25 miles away
Ferme De La Commanderie
5 reviews
1.78 miles away
Cidrerie Le Pere Mahieu
69 reviews
1.88 miles away
La Ferme aux Cinq Saisons
20 reviews
4.72 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Paula G
15 January 2018|
Response from Etienne B | Reviewed this property |
30min by car
29 September 2015|
Response from Froginindianocean |
Hie, the best cidrerie to visit next to this one, producing bio product is from le pere mahieu, you will find them on trip advisor and also internet, Theo capel is too big interms of production, there is more passion at le... More