Special Interest: Whisky


  • Islay and Jura

    Private House Stays recommends the Whisky tours at their distilleries linked below and also at the Lagavulin Distillery. ...view more

  • Moray

    The area that Private House Stays defines as Morayshire includes the heart of The Whisky Trail. This is a term that seems to be a marketing exercise to encourage tours visiting the huge amount of distilleries that are located between Aberdeen and Inverness, but it can be a little confusing because t...view more

  • Aberfeldy and Loch Tay

    There are 2 Distilleries around Aberfeldy that can be visited. The Aberfeldy distillery is the main distillery for Dewars Whisky which they claim is the biggest selling brand of whisky in America...view more

  • Nairnshire

    The area that Private House Stays defines as Nairnshire includes the North-west end of The Whisky Trail. This is a term that seems to be a marketing exercise to encourage tours visiting the huge amount of distilleries that are located between Aberdeen and Inverness, but it can be a ittle confusing b...view more

  • Speyside

    The area that Private House Stays defines as Speyside includes the heart of The Whisky Trail. This is a term that seems to be a marketing exercise to encourage tours visiting the huge amount of distilleries that are located between Aberdeen and Inverness, but it can be a little confusing because the...view more

  • Strathearn

    Whisky has to be mentioned as one of the features of the Strathearn area as it is home to the huge Famous Grouse brand (which is a blend with a considerable quantity of Highland Park from Orkney included). There is a big visitor centre and well managed tours. In addition there is also the Glenturret...view more

  • Strathspey

    The area that Private House Stays defines as Strathspey includes the western end of The Whisky Trail. This is a term that seems to be a marketing exercise to encourage tours visiting the huge amount of distilleries that are located between Aberdeen and Inverness, but it can be a little confusing bec...view more

  • East Sutherland

    There are two whisky distilleries that give visitor tours in the East Sutherland area. The Glenmorangie distillery in actually just south of the Dornoch Firth, but is one of Scotlands smoother pure malt brands....view more

  • Caithness

    The Old Pultenay Distillery in Wick is a famous brand and the distillery has a recommended visitor tour...view more