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Phangan Spirit Distillery - CLOSED

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Sadly it is closed now

Was surely the best spirits to be bought on the island, but sadly it just closed before christmas... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2014
Geneva, Switzerland
Friendly owner and great spirits!

A little persistence paid off in that the first time we went no one was there (even though it was... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2014
Los Angeles, California
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27 Dec 2014
“Sadly it is closed now”
10 Oct 2014
“Friendly owner and great spirits!”
Phangan Spirit Distillery is producing the highest quality of eau-de-vie/clear fruit brandy using local tropical fruits. Our Banana-lime-lemongrass spirit won the Bronze Medal at the 2013 World Spirit Competition in Europe! Visit us for a tour and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
202/27, Moo 1, Donsai Village, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
+66 80 593 6758
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Reviewed 27 December 2014

Was surely the best spirits to be bought on the island, but sadly it just closed before christmas. The man who was running the distillery went back to Canada, and he won't come back anytime soon (very bad experience with the Thai owners from what...More

3  Thank jujudellago
Reviewed 10 October 2014

A little persistence paid off in that the first time we went no one was there (even though it was during opening hours according to the sign out front), but due to the rave reviews on TA, we tried again. This time Tony was there...More

1  Thank Brittany_11_10
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Absolutely loved our visit to this distillery (as part of the Eco Discovery Tour in Backpackers Thailand Full Moon Party package). It was really interesting to hear exactly how the schnapps are made by Henry (I hope I remembered his name correctly! Really sorry if...More

Thank Aileen R
Reviewed 8 May 2014

We had a hard time finding the Distillery on the first try. We were using the maps service on our smart phones and the location wasn't quite right. Finally we found the coordinates: 9.714832,99.997001(Phangan Spirit) There is a printed blue vinyl "flag" sign on the...More

2  Thank sweatr1979
Reviewed 12 March 2014

I really enjoyed the tour of the premises & the explanation of the production process. It is quite a small operation at present, but a very interesting process. The product is hand crafted in small batches from local bananas with obvious love & craftsmanship. This...More

1  Thank MOF
Reviewed 19 February 2014

Sought this distillery out and was worth the search. It's off the main road heading into the jungle from Thongsala. Go up the main road about 1km out of Thongsala until you get to the pictures of Thai King & Queen next to the large...More

2  Thank shaggydabbydo
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Went this afternoon for a great tour and tasting! Something different to do on the island and great gifts to take home. Really something different and neat to see and great brandy to take home now. The prices are good especially considering that its all...More

1  Thank BlahnikA
Reviewed 3 February 2014

Two lovely people run this little business and made us very welcome when we dropped by on our tour of the island. I am not much of a sprit drinker but even I enjoyed there many varied types of drink they distill. All there ingredients...More

1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

We walked from our bike shop in town to this great little distillery- it only took us about 20 minute and was a lovely walk- however I suggest driving. Great craft schnapps in a variety of flavours and the owner/craftsman is as knowledgable as could...More

Thank GrandTour413173
Reviewed 30 October 2013

I stumbled upon the Phangan Distillery by accident and couldn't have been happier! The couple who run the place are warm and informative. The tour is great and the end product--which is all locally sourced--is incredibly smooth. Try one of their signature mojitos--made with all...More

Thank Daniela F
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