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Laphroaig Distillery

Port Ellen, Scotland
+44 1496 302418
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For nearly 200 years a small team of dedicated islanders have worked here to create what is considered to be the most distinctive single malt in the world. Of course over time the people change, but our traditional methods, the ancient skills and absolute dedication to quality always remains. We would be proud if you make the journey to visit our home and you will be assured of the warmest of welcomes when you do.
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Port Ellen, Scotland
+44 1496 302418
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is just another reason to visit Islay. The extended visit is a bargain for anyone requiring an understanding of the materials, methods and processes involved in the production of their amber miracle. Love it or hate it, Laphroaig is an essential component of the...More

Thank Thomast1940
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was an excellent tour with a very fascinating tour guide. No silly rules on the number of tastings and the lunch provided was very good with local produce. A very relaxing and informative tour

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are visiting distilleries you have to see this one. It is the best. Great tour, great gift shop and very nice tasting for only 10 pounds. The people were very friendly and the tour guide knew her stuff. And she asked at the...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having done a tasting at Lagavulin we walked the mile back Dow the road to Laphroaig hoping to catch a tour. Unfortunately the last tour was full but we were immediately offered a tasting dram and got to look round their museum. It was a...More

Thank Gordon1955
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the must-see distilleries on Islay, the others being Bowmore and Ardbeg. We took the tour, reasonably priced at £10 per person. This included an excellent guided tour from a knowledgeable guide and then a large taste of up to three malt...More

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first ever distillery tour. Gail was the best guide and full of information and ready to answer questions. Tour great..3 whiskey choices at the end mist enjoyable and a commemorative glass to take home. Well worth £10 charge.

Thank Gillian H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first distillery we toured on Islay, we did all nine, and it was a great way to start our Islay visit. To begin we entered the lovely waiting area where you could see the history of the distillery. If you were already...More

1  Thank John-Cypress-Tx
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived in Port Ellen and dropped our luggage at the hotel after catching the ferry from Kinnecraig. Straight to the Distillery which takes about ten minutes. Lovely well maintained buildings and gardens with a beautiful view out to sea over a small bay. The path...More

Thank terryjames14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second distillery of six. Excellent distillery tour thanks to Tom our tour guide who we later met at the local pub in port ellen 😁. Tom gave us all a very good tour which finished off at the dram bar. We got three tokens...More

Thank Jorgen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Laphroaig distillery has really a lot to offer besides its great selections of whisky. It is a magic place. The location is superbe: the picturesque bay of Laphroaig is the perfect location for the fabulous whisky produced here. The tour was interesting and I appreciated...More

Thank Lucia T
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7 March 2017|
Response from bootsnfuzz | Reviewed this property |
250 ml after trying 3 right out of the casks, at cask strength
2 March 2017|
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Response from Amanda O | Reviewed this property |
Flybe is the plane company that services Islay. It really depends on the flight times available. You'll probably have to arrive one day and leave the next.