News & Press

Here you will find the latest press releases, images, news and information.

We've Achieved The Wildlife Habitat Council Certification

Posted 7th September 2023

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We’re delighted to announce that we have achieved the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) certification for our work and efforts to support the local wildlife and biodiversity here at Bombay Sapphire Distillery.

Mother's Day Experiences Now Available

Posted 21st February 2023


Give mum a day she deserves and book an experience with us for Mother’s Day. Whether it’s our Afternoon Tea Experience or Mother’s Day Movie Night, make her day memorable at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery!

Valentine's Movie Nights

Posted 13th January 2023


Join us for a Valentine’s Movie Night on Friday 10th or Saturday 11th February and enjoy the season of romance whilst watching a movie from the comfort of our intimate Cinema Room. With cocktails and snacks included, surprise them with a romantic date night at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery.

Gin Shop Festive Opening Hours

Posted 20th December 2022


Our Gin Shop is open all week, including on Christmas Eve! And to make the trip even more worthwhile, we’re giving every walk-in purchase of £50 or more a FREE gin cocktail in the Mill Bar (or non-alcoholic cocktail if you’re driving!) So why not pop in and pick up a last-minute gift with a cocktail on us? Check out our festive opening hours now.

Christmas Movie Night Tickets Now Available

Posted 2nd December 2022

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Following the success of our Halloween Movie Nights, enjoy a classic Christmas movie from the comfort of our Cinema Room with a cocktail in hand and light snacks! It’s the perfect way to spend time with each other, make memories and watch a Christmas flick somewhere other than your living room.

Christmas Gift Collection

Posted 30th November 2022


With Christmas rapidly approaching, we’ve put all the unique gin gifts you need in one place to make festive shopping easier! Don’t forget to add a small, medium or large ribbon tie gift box to your order to present your gifts in style.

Halloween Movie Nights

Posted 3rd October 2022

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Things are getting spooky in our Cinema Room this Halloween… Join us on Friday 28th or Saturday 29th October, where you’ll be greeted with a special cocktail before taking your seat for a classic Halloween movie (snacks included!) Don’t miss out!

Christmas Cocktail Masterclass Tickets Now Available

Posted 30th September 2022


It’s never too early to start planning for Christmas… tickets for our Christmas Masterclasses are available now!
Hosted on select dates in December, you’ll enjoy an arrival cocktail, a 1-hour interactive Christmas-themed Cocktail Masterclass, including nibbles and tastings of the Bombay Gin range, as well as the chance to visit the Mill Bar afterwards for more drinks and mince pies.
With slots expected to sell out fast, don’t miss out and book your Christmas Masterclass with us now.

New accessories and cocktail kits

Posted 25th September 2022

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We’ve got a great NEW selection of bar accessories and cocktail kits; so you can equip and get stirring and shaking! Get creative and wow your friends and with everything you need to create quality delicious Bombay Sapphire cocktails with our beautifully packaged gins, mixers and accessories.

Hire our Cinema Room

Posted 17th August 2022


Did you know our Cinema Room is available for private hire? With cocktail and food packages available, watch your favourite movie or show in the ultimate setting at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery and make your event one to remember.


The Wedding Show 2022

Posted 15th August 2022


We’ll be hosting The Wedding Show organised by The Wedding Booth at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery this Autumn! Scheduled for 23rd September 2022, expect catwalk shows, demonstrations, tastings, music and workshops spotlighting the best wedding suppliers. Tickets are £5 for four people (all proceeds go to MIND Andover) and you’ll also enjoy a welcome drink and access to our licenced bar (and a goodie bag for the bride/groom).

2022 Travellers' Choice

Posted 15th July 2022


For the third year running, we are TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award winners! We’re really proud to be in the top 10% of attractions worldwide and love consistently delivering amazing gin experiences! Thank you to everyone who has visited us for a tour, left us a review and recommended us to family and friends as well our dedicated team at The Bombay Sapphire Distillery!

Our NEW Tasting Experience

Posted 20th June 2022


Calling all gin lovers! We’ve created a NEW experience here at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery – The Tasting Experience! Explore the full range of Bombay Gins, expertly tutored by one of our Gin Experts, as you enjoy an elevated tasting experience.⁠

Priced at £35 per person and available on Fridays and Sundays from 3rd July, why not discover the possibilities within and become a gin expert in your own right?

Introducing Bombay Citron Pressé

Posted 28th April 2022


Our new creative Gin expression Bombay Citron Pressé, inspired by the flavours of the classic Tom Collins cocktail, is available. Priced at £23, this vibrant gin is bursting with the taste of freshly squeezed Mediterranean lemons, made from an 100% natural fruits infusion with no added sugar.

Get creative with our new cocktail experience! ⁠

Posted 13th March 2022


With the first session on Saturday 26th March, our new Creative Cocktail Experience will be available on selected Saturdays throughout the year. You’ll be hosted in our exclusive Empire Room for that real VIP feel, and gain an insight into our range of gin expressions, with the chance to experiment with different combinations and take a bottle of your favourite home with you.

Discover some brand new additions to our experiences!

Posted 21st October 2021

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We’re delighted to announce the opening of our new Turbine Bar and Cinema Room here at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery. Your Discovery Experience or Gin Cocktail Masterclass will now begin with a trip to the Turbine Bar where you can make your own Gin & Tonic using our self-serve gin machines, choosing from a selection of gins in our range. Start with an iconic balloon glass and take your pick from the gins and garnishes on offer.

Bombay Sapphire Premier Cru

Posted 5th October 2021

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Introducing Bombay Sapphire Premier Cru Murcian Lemon, our brand new premium gin. ⁠

Available to purchase exclusively this week from the Bombay Sapphire Distillery and priced at £30 per 70cl bottle, this new expression has been created to celebrate the region of Murcia in Spain and the stunning citrus that it produces, while shining a light on the long-standing relationships we have forged with our dedicated suppliers and farmers. ⁠

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2021 Travellers’ Choice

Posted 24th August 2021

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We’re really proud that the Bombay Sapphire Distillery is a Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Winner in the top 10% of attractions worldwide – for the second year running!

Bombay Sapphire Sunset Special Edition

Posted 31st March 2021

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Introducing Bombay Sapphire Sunset Special Edition, our new aromatic gin inspired by the universal glow of the setting sun. Infused with warming spices and bittersweet Spanish mandarin, Sunset is the perfect gin for reconnecting and unwinding with friends, as the sun descends and day becomes night.

2020 Travellers’ Choice

Posted 28th August 2020

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We’re really proud that the Bombay Sapphire Distillery is a 2020 Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Winner in the top 10% of attractions worldwide.⁠

Bombay Bramble

Posted 14th May 2020

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Introducing Bombay Bramble, a distilled gin crafted with 100% natural flavours from freshly harvested blackberries and raspberries. Bombay Bramble is a new, creative expression of gin. Its bold and rich colour and flavour come from a 100% natural fruit infusion with no added sugar – perfect for cocktail creativity.

Bombay Sapphire Distillery makes hand sanitiser for frontline services

Posted 26th March 2020

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The team at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery have been hard at working making not only gin, but hand sanitiser to be donated to doctor’s surgeries, chemists and care homes to support the local community at this challenging time. This is part of an international effort from our wider Bacardi family that will supply over 1.1 million litres of sanitiser to communities across the world.

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Bombay Sapphire English Estate

Posted 22nd May 2019

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Bombay Sapphire English Estate is inspired by our home here at Laverstoke Mill in Hampshire. It’s the ideal canvas for creative cocktails and has a bright flavour with a silky finish and fresh citrus and mint notes. It is available to buy in the Gin Shop and on our website

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Bombay Sapphire Distillery achieves Green Tourism Award

Posted 14th August 2018

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The Bombay Sapphire Distillery has received a silver award in the Green Tourism Programme.
Having been judged on criteria for categories such as Social Responsibility & Equality; Energy Saving; Travel & Transport; Innovation and Waste Minimisation, the awarding body commented “Bombay Sapphire Distillery does well achieving the SILVER level. The site has lots of green initiatives in place already. The centre is suitable for many guests with disabilities while the surroundings have taken into account the abundance of wildlife and have even encouraged more to nest. Waste minimisation seems to work well with recycling options available for all the main waste streams.”
The team at Laverstoke Mill are delighted to have received silver status and now the work continues towards the aim of achieving gold.


Tours & Experiences

Discover the home of Bombay Sapphire gin on an experience to suit your interests. Choose from one of the many experiences we have on offer, don’t forget that gift vouchers are available from the online shop.

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Meetings & Events

The Bombay Sapphire Distillery is available for hire for corporate events, meetings, banquets, private parties, wedding receptions and more. Soak up the unique atmosphere of the Bombay Sapphire Distillery for your event, and enjoy our delicious cocktail range as part of your experience.

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