The Famous Grouse Experience

Distilleries

The Hosh, Crieff, Perthshire, PH7 4HA

    The perfect day out for all the family at Scotland's Oldest Distillery. The Glenturret Distillery is a hidden gem, set on the banks of the river Turret in the beautiful town of Crieff and only an hour from Glasgow and Edinburgh. Novices and whisky enthusiasts alike will enjoy the distillery tours, with a chance to see the Guinness World Record for the largest bottle of whisky!


    The Tour

    Nestled at the foothills of the Highlands near the scenic town of Crieff, Glenturret is the spiritual home of The Famous Grouse whisky.
    After seeing the milling, mashing, fermenting and distilling process visitors are introduced to The Famous Family of whiskies and can pick their favourite whisky to sample as well as tasting The Glenturret Single Malt.


    The Glenturret Cafe

    Enjoy a meal, snack or coffee in The Glenturret Cafe where deli-filled sandwiches, hot meals and homemade traybakes are served daily using locally-sourced produce.


    The Famous Shop
    Visit The Famous Shop for an excellent selection of souvenirs and gifts including a wide range of whiskies.

    Gradings
    5 Visitor Attraction
    Awards
    Green Tourism Silver
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    April-October: Open 9.30am-6pm, First Tour 9.30am, Last Tour 4.30pm. November-March: Open 10am-5pm. First Tour 10.30am, Last Tour 3.30pm. Closed 25-26 December & 1 January.

    Best for

    • Cocktails
    • Group Dining
    • Lunches
    • Sourcing Policy - Local, Seasonal, Organic
    • Weekend Brunch

    Children

    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Outdoor Play Area

    Dietary Options

    • Dietary needs can be accomodated
    • Vegetarian Meals available

    Facilities

    • ASVA Member
    • Disabled Access
    • Picnic Area

    Location

    • Rural Location

    Transport

    • Coach Parking
    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Disabled Parking
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Car Space
    • Public Transport Close By

    Catering

    • Bar Available
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Catering Available
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Kiosk/ Shop
    • Lunch Available
    • Outdoor Smoking Area
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Private Room (s) available
    • Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available

    Cuisine Types

    • Scottish

    Domestic

    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Toilets

    Leisure Facilities

    • Gift Shop
    • Outdoor Recreational Facilities

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers

    Typical Prices

    • Lunch

    Road Directions

    From Glasgow
    Take the M80 which joins the M9 just before Stirling.
    Then take the A9, turning off at Greenloaning onto
    the A822 via Braco and Muthill. From there follow
    the brown signs to The Famous Grouse Experience.

    From Edinburgh
    Take the M9 junction 11 near Stirling. Then take the
    A9, turning off at Greenloaning on to the A822 via
    Braco and Muthill. From there follow the brown signs
    to The Famous Grouse Experience. Alternatively
    take the M90 to Perth then the A85 to Crieff.

    Or type PH74HA into your GPS

    National rail Enquiries 0845 748 4950

    City Link 0870 550 5050

    Stagecoach 01738 629339

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- Closest Railway Station - Gleneagles / Perth

    From Perth railway: Take A85 westbound by car or no 15 bus passing through Methven, Gilmerton and Crieff heading towards Comrie. 0.75 mile past Crieff, turn right at the cross roads, 17 miles.

    From Gleneagles station: By car or taxi turn off A9 onto A823 following signs to Crieff. Take A85 westbound towards Comrie for 0.75 mile and turn right at the crossroads, 12 miles.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Edinburgh. Take the M9, junction 11 near Stirling. Then the A9 turning off at Greenloaning onto the A822 via Braco and Muthill. Alternatively take M90 to Perth then onto A85 to Crieff, 1 hour from Glasgow. Take M80 which joins the M9 follow directions from Stirling as Edinburgh above. Once in Crieff take A85 towards Comrie for 0.75 mile , then turn right at the crossroads.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

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    Cafeteria / Restaurant

    • Catering staff provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements
    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to the :
      • cafeteria
      • restaurant

    Parking

    • The route from the parking area to the nearest public entrance is :
      • with a ramp
    • Parking provided for visitors
      • Parking on site
      • With designated parking for visitors with disabilities
      • Within about 50 metres of the attraction
    • There is a drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance

    Lift

    • There is a lift

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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