Islay Whisky Distilleries

Our selection of whisky distilleries on Islay, home to the world's great peaty malts


Ardbeg Whisky Distillery

The Ardbeg distillery that has been producing whisky since 1798,has won many awards in international spirit ratings competitions.

Bowmore Whisky Distillery

Another of the legendary Islay whiskies: this one is different as you can actually pronounce the name!

Bruichladdich Distillery

130 year old Islay distillery with very traditional methods and a very strong sense of place. Still independent.

Bunnahabhain Whisky Distillery

 Built in 1881, The Bunnahabhain distillery is located below the north-east tip of Islay and just north of Port Askaig

Isle of Jura Whisky Distillery

Located on rugged island just 30 miles long, this distillery is one of the landmarks of this island, which has only one road and one hotel. Worth a visit.

Lagavulin Whisky Distillery

One of the three great whisky distilleries beyond Port Ellen on Islay that are as close as the whisky world gets to mecca!

Laphroaig Whisky Distillery

Legendary Islay whisky that like so many others is difficult to pronounce. For many, their favourite Islay tipple.