The Distilleries at Marie-Galante
The first eco-positive distillery in the Caribbean, nestled in the heart of Marie-Galante's largest sugarcane estate, Bellevue stands out for its production of excellence, 100% non-polluting, recognized as the most modern unit in the French West Indies. The perfect combination of tradition and modernity.
Habitation Bellevue - Section Bellevue
97140 Capesterre de Marie-Galante
The visit of the distillery is open and free every day of the year from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., except on December 25 and January 1.
The distillery began its activity in rum in 1940 but really took off following the takeover by the "Société d'Exploitation de la Distillerie Bielle" in 1975. This rum par excellence in Marie-Galante. It has a very wide range of Old Rum, Whites etc and recently joined forces with CAPOVILLA to produce an exceptional Rum: the RhumRhum
Bielle Distillery Section
97112 Grand Bourg de Marie-Galante
Visits from Monday to Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (during the tourist season only)
The Poisson distillery, started in 1822 by Edouard RAMEAUX, pays homage to "Father Labat," missionary priest, sent to the West Indies, who according to legend, would have produced the ancestor of rum! "Père Labat" rums are a world reference in the spirits industry.
Visits from Monday to Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.