VISIT US AT BRUICHLADDICH DISTILLERY
JOIN US ON THE ISLE OF ISLAY AND ENJOY A TOUR OR TASTING EXPERIENCE
Our team are ready and waiting with a warm welcome to Bruichladdich Distillery. Planning your visit is simple, with different tour experiences to suit different tastes and easy online booking below.
The Laddie Shop is open for tastings and general retail, with no booking required. You can meet the team, buy releases from our four spirits (including The Botanist Gin) as well as merchandise, apparel, accessories and locally produced products from members of the Islay community.
We are open from 10:00 – 17:30 seven days a week, from April until the end of October. From November to the end of March, we are open Monday – Saturday 10:00 – 17:30.
We look forward to welcoming you, new faces and old, to Bruichladdich!
GUIDED DISTILLERY TOUR
A guided walk around our Victorian distillery where you will learn about our history, our philosophy and how we make our three single malts (Bruichladdich, Port Charlotte and Octomore) and The Botanist gin. At the end of the tour you will be welcomed into the shop for a tasting.
FROM £15 PER ADULT | 1.5 HOURSBook online
WAREHOUSE TASTING EXPERIENCE
A unique opportunity to sample three of our finest expressions straight from the cask. Each cask has been hand-selected by our Head Distiller, Adam Hannett. This experience includes sample bottles and a complimentary glass. Please note that a distillery tour is not included.
FROM £35 PER ADULT *AGE 18+ | 1.5 HOURSBook online
Our ultimate tour package. A guided walk around our Victorian distillery where you will learn about our history, our philosophy and how we make our three single malts (Bruichladdich, Port Charlotte and Octomore) and The Botanist gin. We will then move to warehouse number 6 where you will have a unique opportunity to sample three of our finest expressions straight from from the cask.
FROM £65 PER ADULT *AGE 18+ | 2.5 HOURSBook online
CORE RANGE TASTING
ONLY AVAILABLE 20TH JUNE - 21ST JULY 2024
Learn about our history, philosophy and how we make our 3 malts (Bruichladdich, Port Charlotte & Octomore) and The Botanist Gin whilst you enjoy a sample of each. Please let us know if you intend to drive as we can supply small bottles for you to take your drams away to enjoy later.
£10 PER ADULT *AGE 18+ | 45 MINSBook online
PLANNING YOUR VISIT
Under 18's are welcome in our visitor centre and on our distillery tour. Unfortunately all our other tour experiences are designed for adults aged 18+.
The distillery is situated on the southwestern tip of the island of Islay, in the Scottish Hebrides. Address:
Bruichladdich Distillery, Isle of Islay, Argyll, Scotland, United Kingdom, PA49 7UN
Due to the limited number of spaces available on our experiences, we would advise you to book in advance (particularly for bigger groups). We will always aim to accommodate guests who turn up on the day but cannot guarantee a place on any of our experiences.
Drivers participating in our distillery tour will receive three miniatures to take away and enjoy later. Drivers on the Warehouse Tasting will receive a tour pack with three empty bottles which can be filled in the warehouse. Drivers on The Bruichladdich Experience will receive a tour pack which can be filled in the warehouse with samples from the three casks available and a miniature of The Botanist Islay cask matured gin.
Parking is available at the visitor car park after the entrance of the distillery. Disabled parking is in the distillery's courtyard.
The Bruichladdich Distillery shop is open 10:00 – 17:30 seven days per week from April until the end of October and from 10:00 – 17:30 Monday – Saturday from November to end March (last tastings 17:00). We look forward to giving you a warm welcome very soon!
Experiences involve a walk to the warehouse and/or production sites. There are stairs and production areas can be hot and noisy. If you have mobility issues or are concerned about participating please reach out to us before your visit. We will always do whatever we can to accommodate so please contact us here.