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What a brilliant thing to do with friends. I can’t believe that we haven’t been and enjoyed the... read more

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GCI2015
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Well worth a visit for locals and tourists alike!

Really interesting tour, absolutely beautiful grounds with lots of character and a great chance to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ellis O
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All reviews biscuits local cheese the barn cheese and crackers apple juice fantastic tour our tour guide a great evening dry wit friday evening sense of humour tour ended answered all our questions humorous commentary salty dog two hours would happily go again
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Reviewed today via mobile

What a brilliant thing to do with friends. I can’t believe that we haven’t been and enjoyed the tour and tasting before and will definitely make sure that we return in the future. We had a great time and were looked after so well by...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really interesting tour, absolutely beautiful grounds with lots of character and a great chance to try local cider, liquors, cheese, and chutney. Would definitely recommend to anyone who hasn’t been and to would visit again. Lovely that somewhere like this is open to the public.More

Thank Ellis O
craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Ellis, It is really wonderful to have our Tour appreciated so much. Great to be top of the Guernsey league when there are so many fantastic places to visit on our Island. Please come back any time and keep sampling the cider, cheeses, chutney...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolute fantastic experience. We had a tour of the orchard and didn’t realise the scale of the operation - wow. The tour finished with a cheese and cider tasting in a fab barn location. Craig was so knowledgable, helpful and great company - thank you...More

Thank Mark B
craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Morning Mark, Many thanks for bringing your friends to the Orchard and having a good fun evening. Great to see you all. Best wishes, Craig.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were able to book a tour last minute and Craig was very quick at getting back to me via email. It was a rainy afternoon but we had plenty of laughs, some fantastic cider, other top beverages and some top local produce. The farm...More

Thank ClaudiaHoli
craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Claudia, Great to see you and your friends. Wonderful that you found our little island and the farm and even better that you can take happy memories home to your slightly larger island, Australia. Hope the rest of your stay went well and have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have lived in Guernsey for 31 years and never knew that this valley was hiding such a fantastic orchard and farmhouse. Craig was a great tour guide with lots of jokes which made for informal yet informative tour of the property and hear about...More

Thank JennyWork
craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jenny, Delighted to show you round and equally delighted that you have posted your review. It is surprising how many Guernsey people have not had the chance to explore this part of the island and it comes as quite a shock to a lot...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This would have been our second visit, once for a work event and with family on the second occasion. I can honestly say we had a great night really on both occasions. Craig is a fantastic host and the selection of ciders, cheeses, chutneys, liqueurs...More

Thank Margaret186229
craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Morning Margaret, Nothing really I can disagree with-----specially the bit about Craig being a fantastic host!! Seriously though it is a great team effort with the lads making the wonderful selection of ciders and apple juice and keeping the orchard in pristine condition. The ladies...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guy that took us round was funny and informative. There was lots off samples to try and as much as you wanted Fabulous trip and well worthwhile

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craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Don't remember showing a monster round!! You must have been on your very best behaviour. Great you enjoyed it---tell your friends please. Cheers, Craig.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing wee place to visit! Craig brought the whole process of making cider to life for our group and his friendly manner & little anecdotes were greatly entertaining. The tasting of the end products of course was very much enjoyed by all and...More

Thank v0yager46
craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Always a pleasure to meet my fellow countrymen and women and bring back memories of time spent on holiday in Glencaple! If you don't want to wait 3 years to own a case of brandy, buy one for Christmas and we will deliver it in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Craig absolutely made the tour with his great sense of humour. A tour through the grounds of the orchards and a look at the production process. Finished the evening off with local Guernsey cheeses, and of course all the products in the Rocquettes cider range.More

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craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Francesca, Delighted you enjoyed the Tour and our product range. I think the cheeses made by Fenella at Torteval Cheeses and those made by the States Dairy just add the icing to the cake, and our own Apple Chutneys. Just one thing----as an accountant...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To kick off our inaugural cricket tour to the Channel Islands we could have had no better start or introduction to the stunning interior of Guernsey, than our tour at Roquette’s Cider Farm. The place itself was a hidden haven of beauty and tranquility, our...More

Thank J F
craig970, Guest Relations Manager at Rocquette Cider, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

As an ex cricketer of modest ability it was a great pleasure to welcome you to the Orchard and discover that the old traditions of touring cricket teams are still upheld. Particularly the apres cricket. I am sure you enjoyed your visit to Sark which...More

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Madeleine C
11 August 2018|
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Response from AndreQuevatre | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I am just an Islander who went on a cider tour. You need to contact them on rocquettecider . com Well worth a visit.
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Fiona C
6 June 2018|
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Response from PaulGsy | Reviewed this property |
`Cider is on sale in local shops and in some places I'm Jersey Not sue if available by mail order - you would need to check out their website
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arichardson497
15 March 2018|
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Response from craig970 |
We have an evening Tour on the 1st of June that you could join Cheers, Craig
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