Please contact us if you have any questions about The Lakes Distillery. We welcome bookings for tours, tables in the Bistro, group functions and media enquiries. Details are below or visit our Plan Your Visit page.
Following the government's most recent announcement, our intention is to re-open no earlier than the following schedule.
Bistro outdoor dining
Online click & collect service resumes
Bistro indoor dining under rule-of-6
If you have a booking prior to these dates, we will be in touch to reschedule your visit. We are still however accepting future bookings for the summer onwards, with free cancellation and ability to reschedule. All gift vouchers will be honoured. Contact us if you have any questions.
Our online webshop remains open with contact-free home delivery.
Thank you for your ongoing support.
Call 017687 88850
Then select one of the following options -
1 - Tours, Bistro & private events
2 - Web orders
3 - PR & media
4 - Accounts
5 - All other enquiries
Shop & Tours
10am - 6pm (Fri-Sat)
10am - 5pm (Sun-Thurs)
We are open open 364 days a year, closed Christmas Day. Private and evening bookings available on request.
Bistro at the Distillery
10am - 6pm
Private and group bookings available, please contact us.
9am - 5pm (Mon-Fri)
Address & directions
The Lakes Distillery, Setmurthy, near Bassenthwaite Lake, Cumbria CA13 9SJ
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.
Please note there are roadworks surrounding the distillery. We advise you to leave additional time to arrive at the distillery in good time for your tour. Call 017687 88850 (option 1) if you think you might be delayed.
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.