Shareholder's Day Distillery Tour & Tasting

Go behind the scenes at our state-of-the-art distillery where our Whiskymaker's unique approach comes to life.

Please note:
This event is exclusive to Shareholder's Day and is only bookable for Lakes' Shareholders only.


Saturday 24 February

Experience Duration:
1 Hour

Ticket prices:
Adults (18+) Free

Youth Ticket (10 - 17) Free

Shareholder's Day 2024

Welcoming shareholders from across the UK to our beautiful home in the majestic Lake District.

Essential information Plan your visit

Essential information

  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your tour with your order confirmation.
  • Young people aged 10 to 17 are permitted the Distillery Tour but must always be supervised. Children under the age of 10 (including babies and prams) are not permitted on any tour for health and safety reasons.
  • If you have babies and children under 10, they are welcome in the Bistro and to visit the Alpacaly Ever After herd who live on the distillery site. There is a Meet & Greet experience at 2.30 Fri-Mon (please check the Alpacaly website for details).
  • The site is wheelchair friendly, please contact us to discuss your mobility requirements.
  • Dogs on leads are allowed in the courtyard, garden and shop. Guide dogs are permitted on tours.


How to find us

From the A66: Turn off A66 at the north end of Bassenthwaite Lake onto B5291. At Ouse Bridge junction bear left (don't go over the bridge). Distillery is on the right after a few hundred metres.

From the A591: use the turning directly next to the Castle Inn onto the B5291. Carry on past Armathwaite Hall. Bear right after crossing the Ouse Bridge and the Distillery is on the right after a few hundred metres. 

Google Maps: Type in 'Lakes Distillery, Setmurthy' and it will take you straight to the door.