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Darnley's Gin Distillery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Amazing day out

Spent a wonderful morning at the gin school, Scott and Dot were very knowledgeable and friendly... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2019
tombN8871CF
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Kingsbarns, United Kingdom
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Really interesting, Louise was great!!

Have lived in Glenrothes for 20 years and have just today discovered things about my home county... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2018
WayneCraddock
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Visit Darnley's Gin Distillery and Darnley's Gin School in the beautiful Kingdom of Fife. Situated in a small cottage behind Kingsbarns Whisky Distillery, your guide will explain the story of Darnley's Gin, how we distill our spirit and of course...more
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East Newhall Farm, Kingsbarns, St. Andrews KY16 8QE, Scotland
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Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Spent a wonderful morning at the gin school, Scott and Dot were very knowledgeable and friendly. Had a great time making our own Gin and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We will be back #ScottandDot, #DarnleysGinSchool, #greattimesMore

Date of experience: January 2019
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darnleysgin, Public Relations Manager at Darnley's Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our gin school and it sounds like you had a really great day, we hope you enjoyed your gin when you got home! Would you mind if we share your comment and photo on our...More

Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Have lived in Glenrothes for 20 years and have just today discovered things about my home county! Louise was really informative, she was patient and really made the tour enjoyable for my tally and myself!

Date of experience: December 2018
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darnleysgin, Manager at Darnley's Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2018

Thanks! Glad you had a great visit and hope you will come back soon.

Reviewed September 14, 2018

Visited the gin distillery to find out what the buzz was about Darnley's gin, one of four gins distilled in Fife (along with Eden Mill and Pickerings, we had found out that Edinburgh Gin is actually produced in Fife, go figure!!). Dot, our tour guide,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KingsbarnsDarnleys, Front Office Manager at Darnley's Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Hello John H, Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback on our Discover Darnley's gin tour. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tour and will let Dot know that you had a good time. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Last week a group of seven of us visited the distillery and thoroughly enjoyed our tour. Our tour guide was excellent. The information given to us was very well presented and we got to try three gins. A nice touch was that the two drivers...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

I've been coming to the East Neuk since I was little and have always been on the look out for something new and I wasn't disappointed with the Darnley gin tour. Great value for money with a very knowledgeable guide and plenty of gin tasting!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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darnleysgin, Public Relations Manager at Darnley's Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2019

Hello Daniel, we are a bit late at saying thank you for your comment but your feedback is really appreciated. We hope to welcome you to our gin school soon. Best wishes, Emma

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a great day out visiting the Darnley’s gin distillery. As my first ever gin tour, I loved learning about the history of Darnleys, how the gin is made and all the different flavours of each type of Darnleys gin. Our tour guide made...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

We were away for a family weekend staying in nearby Cambo House and we visited the Gin Distillery at Kingsbarns- the tour guide was both informative as well as being very friendly. We all thoroughly enjoyed our tour and we learnt so much about how...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

This is the second tour I have taken with different friends and I would highly recommend it. Set in lovely surroundings with cafe and shop. The tour was enjoyable and not too long which leaves more time to partake in a few of the delicious...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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darnleysgin, General Manager at Darnley's Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Dear FifeFamilyof4, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review of our distillery. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your first tour so much, that you decided to come back again! It is fantastic to hear that you really enjoyed...More

Reviewed July 17, 2018

Beautiful surroundings. Plenty parking. We arrived a little early for the 3 o'clock tour. We were entertained by John while we waited. He gave us some small samples and shared a few stories. We then went into our tour with Dot. She shared history of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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darnleysgin, General Manager at Darnley's Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Dear Heather R, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review of our distillery. We are absolutely delighted to hear that you had such a great time. I will ensure to pass on your praise to our fantastic tour guide, Dot. We...More

Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Great visit, our gin tour and tasting was excellent, would definitely recommend. We were a bit late to arrive due to work commitments and as such had our sandwiches after the tour. Slightly disappointed that we couldn’t have coffee as the machine had been cleaned...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Kingsbarns D, Front Office Manager at Darnley's Gin Distillery, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you for leaving a review with us, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your tour. We are sorry that you did not have the chance to enjoy a coffee in our cafe- the cafe usually closes 30 minutes before the distillery although the...More

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Springfield1940
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Hello, we are sorry to have missed this. We are open on Sundays, we hope you can visit again. thanks
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