We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Castle Stalker

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: | A828 Between Ballachulish and Connel, Appin, Scotland
Phone Number:
+44 1631 730354
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
US$49.49*
and up
West Highland Lochs, Glencoe and Castles Small Group Day Trip from Glasgow
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 161 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 65
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Monty Python Enthusiast

Well, here it is! What else can be said? You have to see it! To get up close is a bit tricky...bike paths, etc. Views from the cafe above are nice but a bit far away.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
vmooreiv
,
Fleming Island, Florida
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

161 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 120: English reviews
Fleming Island, Florida
Level Contributor
34 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Well, here it is! What else can be said? You have to see it! To get up close is a bit tricky...bike paths, etc. Views from the cafe above are nice but a bit far away.

Helpful?
Thank vmooreiv
Charlottesville, Virginia
Level Contributor
65 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a sight to see! We started our day off with this Castle. We parked behind the Inn and walked down to the viewing point. There was a sign with some helpful history. Great spot to visit.

Helpful?
Thank Viictoria C
Leeds, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We parked up in the Jubilee Bridge car park on the road to Port Appin. The bridge allows easy access across the estuary affording fabulous views of the castle and Morvern and Lismore. An abundance of wildfowl added to the experience. Once across the bridge you quickly join the cycle track. This proceeds via the old Appin Railway station and... More 

Helpful?
Thank davidrhall1234
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Haven't visited the castle but have certainly viewed it from afar. Glorious views. We visited the Castle Stalker cafè and were then able to wander on nearby land to be able to take the photos.

Helpful?
Thank Maggie O
Southampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
169 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

A classic Scottish view with little islands in the lochs, one with the remains of the house, only accessible by boat and only "special" occasions. The gift shop and cafe was shut - not an issue for us. The sun shone brightly so all looked idyllic. I'm glad I wasn't there in a storm !

Helpful?
Thank Sotontraveller
Helensburgh
Level Contributor
22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed practicing my photography in the very atmospheric weather we had that day! Wait until the tide goes out though!

Helpful?
Thank Koiforever
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
86 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We popped here after a walk in the nearby mountains and arrived just in time for sunset. The position of the castle out on it's island is idyllic and if you can time your visit for sunset it makes for a memorable evening.

Helpful?
Thank Hannah C
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

From the hotel not much safe path to walk to get to the castle, either take the car or bicycle. A car park is located at the beginning of the Marais

Helpful?
Thank christophe L
Andover, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
154 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We were driving to Oban and saw the signs to the castle , so thought we would pull over to have a look. It is privately owned and only opened on specially arranged days so you can't go around it. However it is a beautiful castle in a stunning location , well worth a photo stop. Best view is from... More 

Helpful?
Thank TraceyS1964
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Well worth the drive to see this castle. The castle sits in the loch and is a lovely spot for some photos.

Helpful?
Thank Joyce D

Travellers who viewed Castle Stalker also viewed

Glencoe, Scottish Highlands
Dalmally, Argyll and Bute
 

Been to Castle Stalker? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Castle Stalker and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Castle Stalker staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?