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Ardbeg Distillery

Port Ellen PA42 7EA, Scotland
+44 1496 302244
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Very enjoyable visit, tour and meal

Visited last week, booked an 11am tour and there was only 6 of us which was a bonus, Emma took us... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Oban, United Kingdom
First class experience

Thanks to my tour guide Emma and manager Ron my experience at Ardbeg was wonderful. Their passion... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tequesta, Florida
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“great cafe” (18 reviews)
“full range” (18 reviews)
“great tour” (34 reviews)
Port Ellen PA42 7EA, Scotland
+44 1496 302244
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited last week, booked an 11am tour and there was only 6 of us which was a bonus, Emma took us round the various parts of the distillery after an intro on the pier. Did some tasting of the product through various stages, tasted the...More

Thank supermac2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to my tour guide Emma and manager Ron my experience at Ardbeg was wonderful. Their passion about how Ardbeg came back from the dead to rise to one of the top single malts in the world was inspiring. Following the tour I enjoyed a...More

1  Thank hineconsult
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently paid a visit to the Ardbeg distillery in Islay, Scotland. This is a very nice place to visit win a lovely location. The cafe/ restaurant serves very good food and is well worth taking in some refreshment after a distillery tour.

Thank 626andy283
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best presented Islay distilleries with a very pleasant gardens at the entrance along with a large copper still on display. It looked as if the building had recently been repainted in the traditional Islay white. We visited the shop and had a...More

3  Thank NIRS3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ardbeg distillery tour was lovely. Very interesting and the tour guide was funny and insightful. The views are incredible so definitely bring a camera! I would absolutely recommend the restaurant for lunch. Amazing soups and good portion sizes. Good value for money and lovely staff....More

1  Thank bobbyloo18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a tour in August and it was a fab experience. The distillery and setting is beautiful. And the tasting at the end of the tour was amazing. I highly recommend a tour at Adbeg!

Thank Mareen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super busy location as the shop is also part restaurant. Location is stunning particularly when you arrive by boat as we did and moored up on the distilleries moorings. Good offer and knowledgeable informed staff to guide your choices.

Thank Jezblanc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is much to see and do on Islay but Ardbeg is an essential must-see. Not only is their product one of the best single malt whiskies in the world but their guided visits are exceptional. And then.....their malt barn, converted sympathetically into a magnificent...More

1  Thank Thomast1940
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's fine. It was crowded when we went so it may affect my rating. The cafe was crowded and we had to wait a long time. There wasn't a lot of attention to people waiting. They seemed a little snooty to be honest. Unfortunately we...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ardbeg is simply the best distillery there is. Incomparable position, and immaculately maintained. Friendly welcome, great tours, lovely food and drink too. Very friendly. Take your camera. The views are stunning ..... second only to the whisky!!!

Thank Archiesenior
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