Some times a Castle is a Castle, but this is well worth a visit. The grounds are sensational also. Good history, easy to walk around and helpful staff.
About Cawdor Castle
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This was a really interesting Castle to visit as it is still a family home and full of family mementos amidst the historical artifacts. The castle has a great historical aspect and you can imagine the countess' grandchildren exploring all the nooks and crannies. The...More
The exterior of the castle was impressive and there were some pretty gardens, which were the highlights of the visit for us. We were disappointed with the interior, as we left feeling like it was more about revenue generation and moving people through than history...More
You can spend hours walking the many gardens surrounding the castle. Everything was in bloom and beautiful. The cafe served delicious food especially the squash soup.
Good place to visit after visiting Culloden battlefield. Nicely maintained and an fairly extensive garden area.
Cawdor is one of those castles we enjoy seeing again and again. Interiors are less a museum and more 'lived in'. Which it is. It gives the castle a more homey feel, more inviting as you walk through it. Beautiful flowers are arranged within as...More
This historic castle is a gem. Truly unique in design, stairs well worn over the centuries and a true delight to explore. Easy access from the car park, delightful cafe and shop and fascinating history to discover. Access inside is limited due to multiple steep...More