Take a tour of Domaine de Severin, an old rum distillery set on a historical pineapple and coffee plantation. Hop on the miniature train as it takes you around the grounds, showing you the key elements of the facility, all set in a picturesque, green landscape. Afterwards, stop by the landowners’ property and acquaint yourself with the lifestyle of times gone by, with well-preserved artifacts. After all this, sit down and recharge in the restaurant. Be sure to visit the gift shop to take home some of the produce with you. Plan to visit Domaine de Severin during your Sainte Rose vacation using our convenient Sainte Rose journey planner.
Domaine de Severin Reviews
What a wonderful find. We really loved visiting this historic plantation. It’s not that old but we really got a sense of history while here. It was very interesting to wander through the old house... more »
A variety of things to see. The old house which has been kept well, the gardens with a trolley train if you prefer to be transported rather than walk. The shop has some rum tasting before purchasing..... more »
The distrillery has been closed down and its equipment destroyed. They still offer tours to show the beautiful area and give a little history lecture.
Disappointed! The destillery does not exist anymore (since feb 2019). That was not written anywhere and we went here in hopes of seeing how they make rhum, but we didn't. They have lowered the price from 11€ to 9€ due to this but it ain't worth coming here to be honest. For this price all you get is a 20min walk in a garden (non-guided), a few rhums to try and a VERY DULL "train ride" in the end (maybe fun for kids below 8 yrs?). There were still Rhum available for sale though. Maybe it was once worth coming here but since the destillery is gone I do not recommend this place, sadly.
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