We came here, two couples and two young girls. It was beautiful grounds, a great play area for the girls to discover and use their imagination! As we had little girls we didn't do... read more
From the striking simplicity of the medieval Great Hall to the well-stocked...
From the striking simplicity of the medieval Great Hall to the well-stocked library and Victorian bedrooms, a tour of the castle gives a sense of walking through history. Each laird stamped his personality on the family seat, from the various ways of spying on those in the Great Hall to trophies gathered on global adventures.
The panoramic views from the top of the round tower are spectacular, revealing the courtyard, gardens and estate beyond, ready to be explored. The distinctive peaks of Bennachie can be seen in the distance.
The traditional walled garden includes specimen trees, herbaceous borders, a medicinal border and organically grown fruit and vegetables.
There are two waymarked walks on the estate that offer magnificent views of the local area.