Kingsbarns Distillery

Kingsbarns Distillery

& Visitor Centre


Kingsbarns Distillery and Visitor Centre is conveniently located close to St Andrews in the beautiful East Neuk of Fife and is set in a charming converted 18th century farm steading.

Home to both the Kingsbarns Whisky and Darnley's Gin distilleries, this 5-star Visitor Attraction offers a range of whisky and gin tours, tastings and experiences which run daily all year round and are suitable for all levels of interest.

In addition to tours, there is also a shop and a café with an additional outdoor terrace where you can enjoy locally-sourced food, a wee dram or simply a cup of coffee in the fresh country air.

Kingsbarns Distillery is also an ideal venue for private dinners and events.  With a variety of different spaces throughout the distillery, the team can host groups from 10 to 75 people, providing a unique venue which can be tailored to the specific requirements of your group.

COVID-19 Information

Kingsbarns Distillery has reopened its doors to visitors. This video explains the safety measures put in place to keep the team and public safe whilst still being able to enjoy a dram!  Watch our video here

COVID19 - Event Safety Guidelines and Capacities 'Coming Soon'
The images and capacities listed under 'The Venue' below may not reflect the new normal in guest experience such as physical distancing of public spaces, meeting spaces and changes to food and drink.

The Venue

Wemyss Room Rooms

Room Capacity
Boardroom 20

Gin Cottage Rooms

Room Capacity
Boardroom 16

Horsegang Rooms

Room Capacity
Reception 75
Dinner 40


On-site Parking
50 free car parking spaces as well as coach and accessible parking.
23 miles Dundee
13 miles Leuchars

Local Connection

With our barley coming from local farmers in the sun-soaked fields of Fife, mineral-rich water from 100m below our distillery and maturation taking place in the local area, we pride ourselves on being the ‘Spirit of the Kingdom of Fife’.


Kingsbarns Distillery Tours - visit our exhibition space, go on a guided tour of our distillery and then be led up to one of our tasting rooms to try our new make spirit and a dram of our award-winning single malt 'Dream to Dram'.

Darnley's Gin Tours - discover more about Darnley’s Gin as our tour guide takes you on a journey through the local area and the rich history of gin. Step in to our still room as you find out how we make Darnley’s Gin and the botanicals we use, followed by a tasting of our spirit. 

Find out more about our range of tours here

Café & Shop

Our café has a selection of locally sourced food and drink with additional seating on our outdoor terrace, while our shop has a wide selection of whiskies and gins as well as a range of gifts and souvenirs.


  • 5 star Visitor Attraction awarded by VisitScotland
  • TripAdvisor 2020 Travellers’ Choice award


Member of :

  • Dundee & Angus Convention Bureau
  • Fife Chamber of Commerce

Preferred Rates

As a member of Dundee & Angus Convention Bureau you can receive a preferred discount on any direct enquiries – please quote ‘DACB’ on enquiring

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