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Deanston Distillery & Visitor Centre

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Deanston Distillery is located 8 miles north of Stirling on the A84 near Doune, at the gateway to the dramatic Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. No ordinary 'run of the mill' whisky tour, we are just 45 minutes from Edinburgh and Glasgow. Visit...more
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Deanston Distillery Near Doune, Stirling FK16 6AG, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped of here Thursday 20th first time visit what a cracking wee place very nice welcome from all the staff and an even better one from the cafe staff good banter / belther with then all but two/three where very chatty n friendly wee glaska...More

Thank brian m
Reviewed 1 week ago

received gift from son of distillery tour plus whisky and chocolate pairing experience. Guide Jason was excellent as was tour. Could only have small sip of the 4 whisky tasters as I was driving but was given the balance in some small bottles to take...More

Thank robertfrasernichols
Reviewed 1 week ago

Water, yeast, and barley. When you combine these three items properly you get a great Scotch whisky. The Deanston facility is very green. They generate their own electricity and the electricity for the whole village with their water wheels in the river. They get their...More

Thank DGW49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour we had here was one of the best. After 11 other tours, we still learnt new stuff at Deanston. The guide was very well informed, very charismatic and this translated into sales! Thanks Daman. It's a great distillery and if you haven' done...More

Thank caroline l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently toured the Deanston distillery and tasting. Joy did an excellent job with the tour and was very knowledgable (especially for someone who had not been there very long). She was very informative and, frankly, our tour of this distillery was...More

Thank SHARON G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I arranged a trip to Deanston Distillery for my Church group on Thursday 30th August as an extra excursion on route to Stirling, a few of us went for the standard tour with a single taster of Deanston Whiskey for £9 whilst 6 of us...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my friend here as part of his stag do. Enthusiastic tour guide, an impressive facility and a dram or two at the end. Thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Alastr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for Bank holiday lunch was absolutely brilliant. Well presented restaurant with strongly Scottish themed menu. I had haggis and lentil soup in a big mug which was amazing and should be a permanent thing. Then roast lamb which was beautifully tender in refined...More

Thank FraHIll
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Deanston Distillery on a recommendation from a local, rather than searching on the web, she promised good food in the cafe, and a great tour...she was correct! We purchased tickets for a full tour, with samplings and chocolate during the week of our...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our tour and the chance to taste two very good whiskies. Great value, friendly informative staff, cool place to visit.

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Luba O
25 July 2017|
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Response from Peter S | Property representative |
Hi There, We are delighted to see all ages at the Distillery. We ask for our younger visitors (under 12) that they are accompanied by an adult at all times, one adult per young person. We look forward to seeing you... More
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packardholly
3 January 2017|
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Response from steve1934 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we went from Stirling took us about half an hour by bus, but from Edinburgh probably a train to Stirling around 45mins and then the bus to Deanston distillery.Hope it helps.
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alw4
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Response from Barryfitz2014 | Reviewed this property |
there are different prices starting from £9 up to £32. all three tours are the same it's just the amount of tasting at the end you want to do. 9 12 20 23 25 and 32. we took the £25 that was 4 whiskey tasting along with 4... More
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