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Blair Athol Distillery

Perth Road, Pitlochry PH16 5LY, Scotland
+44 1796 482003
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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.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Perth Road, Pitlochry PH16 5LY, Scotland
+44 1796 482003
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Reviewed yesterday

We decided to go to The Blair Athol Distillery as we were spending a weekend in Pitlochry, Derrick was our tour guide and was brilliant explained the whole procedure of whiskey making from beginning to end. Definitely recommend this distillery.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself and my brother in law visited this distillery for a tour on Saturday 7th October 2017 and would highly recommend it, we paid £35 for a personal tour and a taste of half a dozen whiskys each as well as one straight from the...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Blair Athol Distillery, booked in advance for a more personal tour, as a gift for my husbands 50th Birthday. Unfortunately we had a flat tire at Rannoch Station the same day as our visit to the Distillery..but the staff was excellent, and could rebook...More

Thank MetteHansen2013
Reviewed 2 days ago

Blair Athol was my first distillery in Scotland that I visited. What an amazing and beautiful place. The staff were extremely friendly and were able to slip us in to a tour, even though very busy. The tour was excellent and so was the scotch!!...More

Thank Blair F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were lucky enough to have Derrick for our guide - great tour! He mentioned that he had only been with the distillery for 18 months, which was a shock given the detailed description of both the history and current operations. Such a beautiful place,...More

Thank JayInSeattle425
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We three attended allt dour premium tour, tasted a range of whiskies with only moderate price, oh the draw from cask was amazing! Our tour guide, Derrick, lovely big guy as a big otter;) fulfilled brain and belly!

Thank Max W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well laid out, on a beautiful property, with an informative presentation from our host. Derrick was knowledgeable, humorous, and articulate - but to be candid, his most redeeming quality was that he had spent 2 years on the military base in Medicine Hat ! Derrick...More

Thank Ror8987
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fun tour with a great guide. Good explanation of the whole process. We became a fan of this whisky!!

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Derrick was amazing! So knowledgeable and fun. Blair Atholl Distillery is just beautiful and so delicious ;-) Definitely worth the Signature Tour Visit!

Thank ingridducharme
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a very 8 terest8ng distillery.it went through the production experience. You then went into the store area,where you went upstairs for a tasting of their best whiskey. You had an opportunity to purchase different products.very helpful and friendly guides answering any questions.

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