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Blair Athol Distillery

Perth Road, Pitlochry PH16 5LY, Scotland
+44 1796 482003
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Very Good Tour

Our tour guide (and sorry I can't remember your name, but I think you were originally from... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Leominster MA
Great Distillery

Been on many tours as a German tour guide in this great distillery and I can say: One of the best... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dublin, Ireland
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Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working Distilleries in Scotland established in 1798. We are open to the public 362 days a year and are the spiritual home of Bell's. We have a range of tours and tastings available and the full list can be found by our website.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Perth Road, Pitlochry PH16 5LY, Scotland
+44 1796 482003
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Reviewed yesterday

Our tour guide (and sorry I can't remember your name, but I think you were originally from Australia?) made this an excellent tour. He was very good about explaining the process of distilling, spoke loudly and clearly, answered all of our questions and had a...More

Thank Nancy0657
Reviewed 3 days ago

Been on many tours as a German tour guide in this great distillery and I can say: One of the best in Scotland. Nice place to visit. Compliments to Rainer. Every time humourous and informative guiding tours. An excellent guide.

Thank haraldjung
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great distillery and great tour. Having been on many distillery tours I have to say this is one of the best. I felt that it was more of a personalized experience and the staff were really engaging. Nice place to visit and a must if...More

Thank garycallow
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Several reviews felt it was rather bland or "corporate", but we felt otherwise due in large part to our guide. IAN, who was excellent, humorous, and informative. The bar at the entrance is not to be missed, and the Swiss bartender is hysterical. The shop...More

Thank JPGPhilly
Reviewed 6 days ago

The grounds are very nice, the tour took around 1 hour and was a good insight of the whisky making process, plus you get to try the stuff.

Thank Girts1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide Marie (sorry if I spelt it wrong) was funny, explained everything in a simple yet interesting way, my friend and I really enjoyed it. A short walk to distillery from town centre

Thank Natalija T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks a lovely Scottish tour guide Gill My family and I learnt much about the Blair Atholl Distillery. Although it is said to hear that this beautiful still has been taken over by foreign investors I must say that Djegeo are doing a great job...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in on our journey between Edinburgh and Inverness. Our guide Karen was great, explained all very well and appeared to enjoy her job. I now have a greater appreciation of whiskey and a little more knowledge than I had previously. A nice stop along...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide, Michaela, was very relaxed and informative. She answered every question the group had an even suggested a malt I bought can be put in the freezer! This advice is also on the box and currently being enjoyed! Very good trip and tour...More

Thank Scotrep90
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty distillery with a nice tasting bar. The tour guide, Derrick was friendly and knowledgeable. Join the Diageo friends if classic malts club online before you go, for a free tour.

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Qi K
30 March 2017|
Response from jambo1955 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know maintenance is completed.
17 March 2016|
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Response from scottishlady714 | Reviewed this property |
i visited last easter walked from pitlochry took taxi back as raining