Distillery tours near The Lovat
No trip to Scotland is complete without a visit to an authentic whisky distillery. And when you stay at The Lovat in Fort Augustus, you’ll find plenty of whisky distilleries that welcome visitors in our local area.
We’re situated in the central Highlands, and there are several distilleries on our doorstep that will appeal to you – whether you’re a whisky connoisseur or a novice. We also have over 100 whiskies at our hotel and can offer fun tasting and a quiz! Call us on 01456 490000 for further details.
The following distilleries offer tours and our easily accessible from our hotel.
Glen Ord Distillery
A visit to Glen Ord, on the edge of the Black Isle in the Highlands west of Inverness, is a delight to both the eye and the palate. Watch distillers at work creating a magical malt whisky which is sweet, malty and dry on the palate. The Singleton of Glen Ord is a rich, smooth-tasting, well-balanced whisky with distinctive packaging.
Ben Nevis Distillery
Ben Nevis Distillery and Visitor Centre in Fort William, Scotland, invite you to discover the secrets of Whisky distilling and enjoy the unique sensation of the Dew of Ben Nevis. When you are touring Fort William, pop in for a guided tour around their 174 year old whisky distillery.
This four star visitor attraction takes you to the very heart of whisky making with an amazing tour. You’ll also be given a free taste of Tomatin 12 year old single Highland malt and have the opportunity for some retail therapy afterwards.
Whisky makes the perfect gift. Buy a bottle as a souvenir of your trip to Scotland, a Christmas present, a thank you gift – or just because you like it.