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Delgatie Castle

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Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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Not dog friendly

On holiday in this beautiful area with our two dogs. As the weather was good we decided to visit... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
John D
Livingston, United Kingdom
Strange, Interesting and Historic

We had a pleasant visit to Delgatie Castle just a couple of miles from the town of Turriff. The... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Brisbane Region, Australia
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“tea room is” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
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Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

On holiday in this beautiful area with our two dogs. As the weather was good we decided to visit Delgatie Castle knowing that we would not be able to enter the castle with dogs but expecting to be able to walk around the grounds and...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had a pleasant visit to Delgatie Castle just a couple of miles from the town of Turriff. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The castle itself requires some maintenance as can see it needing fixing in places. Being a privately owned castle, I...More

2  Thank KarlCrankyPants
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Interesting facts about the Hay Clan, and very knowledgeable guide. Very nice restaurant, full of period charm.

Thank Sandy_Mac70
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went here on a glorious day. We parked in the public carpark and walked up to the house, even though, as registered disab?ed, there was parking at the house. We started in the café and then toured the house.There are 97 steps to climb,...More

Thank CindyH4537
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Lovely Castle and grounds on our doorstep,looked forward to trying their home bakes as previous reviews stated how good they were,after trying the carrot cake we were left disappointed as have tasted better elsewhere

Thank Gordon P
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We love the castle for coffee / lunch+ walks through the beautiful gardens and woods. Joan and her staff always make us feel so welcome. The castle kitchen is always lovely and warm with the most amazing cakes. If you have never been then please...More

Thank m a
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Okay we have read a lot of reviews for this castle and I have to say we fall down on the very positive side. We had a fantastic day visiting the castle and wandering round the rooms at our own pace and seeing lots of...More

Thank Gwen P
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Delgatie Castle is our choice of where to stay in the Highlands. The accommodations are quite comfortable, trout fishing on site, and centrally located for family activities and whiskey distillery visits. The Laird's Kitchen provides a tasty repast if you don't feel like cooking. The...More

Thank wittyknits
Reviewed 28 May 2016

This castle has been lived in until recently, so you see many, many decades of styles combined, truly interesting. It is beautiful, the gardens and the fishery as well. There are many lovely walking paths on the property as well.

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The volunteers that run the castle are very helpful and cheery. They let us know they are in the middle of cleaning so there was some dust and some rooms were set for evening functions but this did not detract from the overall enjoyment my...More

Thank Jeanette B
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8 May 2017|
Response from alanatdyce | Reviewed this property |
Yes - I would think so. When we visited, there was a group of 8 women arrived. They were expected and a table had been set out for them with a special afternoon tea selection.