With revealing and engaging tours, award-winning spirits, artisan local produce, we have something for everyone.
TOURS & OPENING TIMES
CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR OPENING HOURS
We will be closed from Friday 24th December at 2pm until 11am on Wednesday 29th December.
We will then close Friday 31st December at 2pm until 11am on Wednesday 19th January.
Nestled on the edge of Newton Stewart our modern grain to glass distillery pumps out gallons of tasty stuff and delivers panoramic views over the Galloway Hills.
TOUR & TASTE*
Take your taste buds on a tour of our award-winning distillery. You'll learn the secrets of our process for our vibrant gins, pure vodka and our Single Malt Scotch Whisky plans.
After the tour we’ll then take you on a guided tasting through 3x perfect serves of our spirits. You’ll get to enjoy our smooth & vibrant Hills & Harbour Gin, our fruity Hills & Harbour Distilled Gin Cocktail and our silky smooth limited 24Seven Vodka, all while enjoying the amazing views over the Galloway hills.
Tours run at 11:30am & 1:30pm, Wednesday to Saturday.
Tour times may change, please see Christmas & New Year Opening Hours.
GIN ESCAPE ADVENTURE*
Join us for a fun tour of the unspoilt hills and coastlines of Galloway. You’ll help us forage for the botanicals that make our Hills & Harbour Gin unique. When we return you can help us make some tasty and vibrant gin cocktails using the foraged botanicals. We’ll then end the day with a tour of our distillery, where you’ll learn how we make our very own spirit from scratch and discover how we make our award-winning Hills & Harbour Gin.
Open at 11:00am & 4:00pm, Wednesday to Saturday.
*All tours must be booked in advance.
BOOK YOUR TOUR ONLINE THIS WINTER & ENJOY 50% DISCOUNT.*
Simply add the discount code: VisitCrafty when booking.
*Tickets are limited and must be booked in advance. This offer is for online bookings only.
Our Distillery Building
Built in 2017 by our founder’s father Billy, our modern building is clad in local larch wood inside and out, delivering a warm and inviting space to enjoy. Nestled on the edge of Newton Stewart our modern grain to glass distillery pumps out gallons of tasty stuff and delivers panoramic views over the Galloway Hills.
Our shop features our truly unique ‘Tree Bar’. Made with a single piece of local Douglas Fir tree and weighing in at over 3 tonnes, it makes a striking centerpeice to our retail area, where you’ll find all our award-winning spirits, branded gifts and premium mixers.
Our distillery sits in the heart of Galloway, South West Scotland juts outside the market town of Newton Stewart. If travelling West (Stranraer direction) on the A75, take the first exit from the roundabout at Newton Stewart onto the A714 Wigtown Road and we are first right after 200 yards. If travelling East on the A75 (Dumfries direction), take the last exit from the roundabout at Newton Stewart onto the A714 Wigtown Road and we are first right after 200 yards.
wild Galloway provides the perfect platform to explore
Our home in Dumfries & Galloway is a special corner of Scotland. Featuring one of the World's few Dark Sky parks, the UK's largest forest park and boasting the most accessible coastline in the UK it offers an unspoilt natural playground ripe for exploring. With mountains, lochs, beaches, walks, bike trails and nature in abundance, Galloway has it all. We are also very fortunate to have some of the world's best produce here from land to shore.
If you are planning a visit to our region we have included some of our favourites below. Beyond this we have some great local knowledge so feel free to ask for advice on your visit to our distillery.