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Dunninald Castle and Gardens

| Off A92 Montrose To Arbroath Road, Montrose DD10 9TD, Scotland
+44 1674 672031
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Many of the OOTANABOOT walking team had never visited or not for many years this wonderful wee gem... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jay63
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Brechin, Scotland
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Wonderful family home with interesting rooms and history. We were given a guided tour which was... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Lizzy W
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Montrose, United Kingdom
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A family home with lovely gardens. Open to the public at advertised times. We welcome groups througout the year by prior appointment.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“walled garden” (8 reviews)
“guided tour” (2 reviews)
“bluebells” (3 reviews)
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| Off A92 Montrose To Arbroath Road, Montrose DD10 9TD, Scotland
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+44 1674 672031
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Many of the OOTANABOOT walking team had never visited or not for many years this wonderful wee gem on their doorstep where not only were they enveloped in the 1000 year plus history but also blown away by the beauty and peace of the walled...More

1  Thank Jay63
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wonderful family home with interesting rooms and history. We were given a guided tour which was fascinating. The grounds are quite vast and varied. The owner played bagpipes in the garden/

1  Thank Lizzy W
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I've lived in the Montrose area for ten years and am glad I finally got around to visiting this castle and grounds. They are well the short detour from the A92. The grounds are excellent, with a wonderful walled garden and peaceful and attractive wood...More

Thank chad206
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Visited this wonderful gardens and was truly amazed at the range of plants and the wonderful layout of the gardens. The bluebells were stunning. The gardener was on hand and took the time to explain the plant names. He is the reason we will return...More

3  Thank RonboKirriemuir
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

I'm a Canadian and Dunninald Castle enthralled me. It is a real gem of a place if, like me, you are interested in British history, art history, late Georgian architecture - the guide we had really knew her stuff - and learning about life in...More

3  Thank danielr0bins0n
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

A castle in a unique setting with a stunning walled garden with vegetables and flowers, and a circular woodland trail. The tour of the castle was very informative on the history of family with plenty to see. Also close by are Boddin Point with rock...More

3  Thank weldora
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

When I visited Dunninald it was the time of year for the bluebells to be in full bloom. It was the most amazing sight and it was a lovely walk through the gardens taking the fruit and vegetable gardens. It was very enjoyable and it...More

2  Thank Sandra R
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful house and stunning garden. Don't see much of the house and the tour guide didn't answer some questions. The tea room consisted of dry cake and a kettle.

1  Thank William S
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

We only went around the walled garden as our elderly relatives were not able to walk far. The house will have to wait for another visit. At this time of the year the garden was in full bloom and the gardener very kindly answered all...More

Thank margaretclincoln
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

We were greeted very warmly by the owner Mrs Stanfeld and a very happy looking guide. Hannah proved to be an extremely knowledgeable guide who showed us round the house explaining everything so well. After we had been round the castle Hannah gave us a...More

Thank lisacunningham2
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