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Dunbeath Castle Gardens

Dunbeath, Scotland
+44 1593 731308
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Beautiful

A great day out, friendly staff with absolutely stunning gardens and scenery. Take your camera and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lisa P
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Gorgous place to visit

We arrived just as all the coaches turned up but that didn't concern us for spoil our visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Barbawil
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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Enjoy the beautiful gardens at Dunbeath Castle. Situated close to the North Sea coast, these gardens contain over 1600 plant varieties. To visit, please telephone or fill in the enquire form Please note the gardens are open by appointment only and the castle is not open to to the public.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Dunbeath, Scotland
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+44 1593 731308
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great day out, friendly staff with absolutely stunning gardens and scenery. Take your camera and enjoy tea and cake in the rustic potting shed.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived just as all the coaches turned up but that didn't concern us for spoil our visit. Extremely good value, very interesting castle and lovely gardens. The best part was the falconry display, this is a must see!

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Congratulations to the gardening team and Mr & Mrs T! Amazing success to be able to create such a paradise above North Sea cliffs. Touching tributes to many friends of Mr & Mrs T gives certain locations in the gardens a special meaning. By appointment...definitely...More

Thank James P
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Stephen S, Gardens Team at Dunbeath Castle Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for writing such a nice review of the gardens. We do appreciate it very much.

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

As I noted in the visitors book, thought we had gone to heaven. This is the most amazing place. A true labour of love created by Gardener Neil who graciously spent nearly two hours showing us around, and an enlightened owners, respectfully referred to frequently...More

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Stephen S, Gardens Team at Dunbeath Castle Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for your kind review and we hope you enjoyed your time in Caithness.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Garden open by appointment. Neil, Head Gardener will make you tea/coffee when you have walked around. Stunning plants, design and ideas to take home. Amazing views towards the castle and the sea. Colour in abundance, amazing garden.

Thank Michele P
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Stephen S, Gardens Team at Dunbeath Castle Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We do appreciate it!

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Reviewed 14 August 2016

As a special treat for our granddaughter and her fiancee to celebrate their engagement at the beginning of August we were thankful to be able to arrange, at very short notice, a visit to the castle gardens on the day before they returned to their...More

1  Thank DavidScadding
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Stephen S, Gardens Team at Dunbeath Castle Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

We are very glad you all had an enjoyable visit to the gardens. As I recall, the weather was decent that day too which always helps!

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Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Out of this world!!! Gardens open to the public once a year in August and rest of year by appointment I believe. The castle, high on the cliff tops above the sea is in an absolutely beautiful setting. The castle is a family home and...More

1  Thank Brian F
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Stephen S, Gardens Team at Dunbeath Castle Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thanks for such a nice review and hopefully we can welcome you back to the gardens soon.

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