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Penderyn Visitor Centre awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Penderyn Visitor Centre awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Penderyn Visitor Centre

Penderyn Distillery’s successful Visitor Centre has been awarded a 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, after 93 per cent of visitors reviewing the distillery on the popular site rated it as “very good” or “excellent”. Already one of the most popular tourist attractions in South Wales, this prestigious award recognises the Visitor Centre as being in the top-performing 10 per cent of businesses around the world on TripAdvisor.

The Certificate of Excellence accolade is reserved only for establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, maintaining an average rating of at least four stars. The Penderyn Visitor Centre currently has an average rating of 4.5 out of a possible 5 stars, making it one of South Wales’s top-rated attractions.

The centre is located in the spectacular Brecon Beacons National Park and allows guests to take a journey through the history of single malt whisky making in Wales, see Penderyn distilled before their eyes and enjoy a selection of Penderyn products in a well-stocked bar.

Stephen Davies, managing director at Penderyn commented: “We are delighted to receive the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, as it is based upon the independent reviews of our customers. We strive to offer all visitors a memorable and enjoyable experience, and it is always brilliant to see this recognised in positive feedback. On behalf of everyone at Penderyn we would like to sincerely thank all of our visitors.”

Alison Copus, vice president of marketing for TripAdvisor for Business, commented: “TripAdvisor is delighted to celebrate the success of those businesses around the globe which consistently offering TripAdvisor travellers a great customer experience. The Certificate of Excellence award provides top performing establishments the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers.”

The Penderyn Visitor Centre is easily accessible by car, and located just off the A465. Tickets for a tasting tour cost only £6.00 for adults (concessions available) – as tours are always popular, it is advisable to book ahead of visiting.

To find out more about Penderyn Distillery and the visitor centre, please visit


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