The Devon Gin School Has Re-Opened

You can book your Gin Making Sessions Below


Learn to make your own Gin at the Devon Gin School.

Guided by our expert staff for £100  Thursday & £110 Fri, Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays. Take home your own bespoke and unique 35cl Labelled bottle of gin.

1 session at £100 or £110 is for up to 2 people sharing 1 still making 1 x 35cl bottle of gin.

For an extra £20 on the day, you can upgrade to a 70cl bottle or 2 x 35cl bottles.

This is payable on the day at the Gin School



We are open for four days of the week, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with sessions at 11:30 and 15:30. please note from the 01.05.2022 the afternoon session will be running at 15:00.

We are located at The Cider Press Centre (formally The Shops at Dartington) , TQ9 6TQ. Please note that we have moved and you can now find us just below the American school bus.

We ask that customers try and arrive 5 minutes before their session and that if they look under 25 that they bring ID. Please note that if you are more than 15 mins late for your session we may not be able to accommodate you. Please also note that we accept amendments to bookings up to 7 days prior to the scheduled date. After this if you wish to amend your booking it may be subject to availability and an administration fee. 

We are also limiting the amount of times a booking can be amended, to three times before an administration fee is required. (the current situation is being taken into consideration with this)

We look forward to seeing you in the gin school.

Visit select your preferred lesson date and time (subject to availability).

Fill out your details. At checkout enter your long voucher code on the reverse of your ticket. You will receive a confirmation of your booking by email.

No. Gin School gift vouchers are non-refundable and cannot be used as value towards retail purchases.

Gift vouchers can however be transferred to another recipient.

There are a few local accommodation options that we suggest. Dartington estate which is a 15 minute walk away,

The Cott Inn which is about a 10-15 minute walk away,

The Seven stars which is about a 10 minute Taxi drive, this one is closest to Totnes train station,

Please allow 5-7 working days for your gift voucher to arrive by Second Class Royal Mail.

Your gift voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase and can be redeemed on any available Gin School lesson within that time period.

Yes. All gift vouchers which are not redeemed within 12 months of their purchase date will expire and are non-refundable.

Gift vouchers cannot be used as value towards any retail purchases.

Gift vouchers are valid for 12 months from their purchase date and cannot be extended.

‘A Gin School lesson for two’ entitles two persons to two places at Gin School where they will share one mini copper pot still to distil one 35cl bottle of gin to share. There is an option to upgrade on the day for £15 to get an extra 35cl bottle of the gin you are creating.

We are located at The Shops at Dartington, TQ9 6TQ and you can find us just below the American school bus.

You can park a couple of minute walk away in the shops at Dartington car park. There is an ANPR system in place, 2 hours – £2.00. 3 hours – £2.50. 4 hours – £3.50.

Totnes Train station is a 10 minute drive (traffic dependant) or a 30- 45 minute walk.

The lessons last an hour and a half, however sometimes they last two hours depending on how busy it is.

There are a number of great pubs, restaurants and café’s all within easy walking distance of the Distillery.

Bayards kitchen and the pop up café are the closest to the distillery.

The Cott Inn is 15 minute walk up the road 

The green table is a 15 minute walk the other way.

If you need to reschedule your Gin School lesson, we require a minimum of 7 days notice prior to your booked date. We will do our best to accommodate your request but cannot guarantee availability and rescheduling may incur an administration fee.

Please email us at or call 01803812509 to make changes to your booking.

We require a minimum of 14 days notice for all cancellations and all bookings made by gift voucher are non-refundable.  Any cancellations made within 14 days will not be refundable.

Please contact us by emailing or calling 01803812509.

Yes we do offer exclusive use of the Gin School. If you would like to find out more about booking a private group Gin School lesson, then please contact us.

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