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Glen Garioch Distillery

Glengarioch Distillery Distillery Road, Oldmeldrum AB51 0ES, Scotland
+44 1651 873450
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Good wee trip

Staff were friendly and helpful and the guided tour was knowledgable but not boring for a non... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great experience

We arrived by bus from Aberdeen and sadly didn´t know we had to book tour-tickets early, so when we... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Bodo, Norway
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Glengarioch Distillery Distillery Road, Oldmeldrum AB51 0ES, Scotland
+44 1651 873450
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and helpful and the guided tour was knowledgable but not boring for a non whisky drinker. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank KLouiseR87
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We arrived by bus from Aberdeen and sadly didn´t know we had to book tour-tickets early, so when we got there the afternoon-tours were full. Not getting what we actually came for we were a little bummed, but then we ended up having a lovely...More

Thank mmentzoni
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I was told of this Distillery by a Taxi driver; its in Oldmeldrum and some 45 min to one hour drive from Aberdeen. The place is not exactly what I expected, having gone there on a Sunday for their Wee-Tasting Tour; the place being a...More

Thank MarkVassall
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Went here as part of a group at the end of a conference. I had driven past once before but didn't go in. It is one of the smaller distilleries in Scotland and the staff are very friendly and knowledgeable about their product. The tour...More

Thank TravellingFalco
Reviewed 15 September 2017

TOok my husband for a birthday treat and he loved it. Great tour and you get to sample the whiskey. Great souvenir shop.

Thank DonDons72
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Given the size of the distillery, tours are are very personal and up close with lots of information from friendly staff. Also get a a wee dram to finish off with. Highly recommended.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I visited the distillery with a group of friends. We paid for the £15 tour. The whole experience was brilliant value for money. The distillery is part of the local village. Our guide was friendly and knowledgeable about all the local history. The tour lasts...More

Thank stacey58
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A tour round this quirky distillery is a must. My Father (whiskey lover) And I (none lover) had a VIP tour. It was informative, fascinating and fun, all at the same time. Jane our tour guide was ace, so knowladgable about the place, whiskey and...More

Thank MDS186487
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is a beautiful distillery right down the road from my home. The tour is very interesting telling you all about the great whiskey that is distilled there.There is a lovely shop well stocked with the different malts on sale and a video to watch...More

Thank Lizcha2015
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have lived in the area for over 50 years and never knew that Oldmeldrum had a whisky distillery . The day that we visited , the distillery was not operating due to planned maintenance . However , the guide fully explained the operation of...More

Thank vmpet2
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Cindy C
17 April 2016|
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Response from matthiettucker2000 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we rented a car but you can catch a bus from Union Square going to Elgin or Inverurie and that will stop in Old Meldrum, the distillery is in the tiny village center