After my stay at Hever Castle I’ve been meaning to book another overnight stay at a castle. For a bit of inspiration, here’s 5 fairy-tale castles in real life you can rent with Scotts Castle Holidays.
Now I need the right occasion to rent out one for a weekend or maybe even a workstation.
Blairquhan Castle, Ayrshire – Located in the beautiful Maybole countryside of South Ayrshire, Blairquhan castle is a Regency-era property with over 2000 acres of land. With a rich history spanning back hundreds of years, the Blairquhan Castle provides the perfect regal escape for large groups or families
Thirlestane Castle, Roxburghshire – This striking 16th-century property is nestled in the peaceful landscape of the Scottish borders. Boasting a total of 8 bedrooms split over 5 apartments, this historic castle is more than fit for royalty. Each apartment is individually and uniquely decorated to a 5-star standard with views of the beautiful parkland estate.
Baronial Castle, Argyllshire – With an amazing 7 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, this picturesque white, turreted castle on the West coast of Scotland could be your next luxury retreat. Built in the 18th century, it is elegant yet traditional, and offers an ideal location for weddings.
Fenton Tower, East Lothian – Fenton Tower offers unrivalled luxury accommodation in East Lothian. Located just 20 miles from Edinburgh, the fortified 16th-century tower is the ideal private castle holiday. Enjoy a family meal in the grand dining room, relax in one of the 7 regal bedrooms, and enjoy the peaceful surroundings in this truly fairy-tale property.
Closeburn Castle, Dumfriesshire – If you’re looking for a place with history, look no further than the 14th-century Closeburn Castle; one of the oldest continually inhabited houses in Scotland. Not only is the property itself steeped in history, but it’s located just 1km from the quaint village of Closeburn in the historic county of Dumfriesshire – the perfect spot for a country escape.
Scotts Castle Holidays offer a range of locations – from historically rich to sleek and modern, all of them perfect option for anyone seeking a UK retreat with a twist.