Castles in Scotland

Heres a bunch of Castles in Scotland that we absolutely love! You definitely have to visit one or two of these on your travels.

 

1 – Kelburn Castle and Country Park

Kelburn Castle is a large house in North Ayrshire. It was built in the thirteenth century! in 1700 extensions were made to the house. In 1977 it was opened to the public as a country park and is one of the oldest castles in Scotland!  In 2007 the castles concrete facing would need replacing, Lord Glasgow invited graffiti artists from Brazil to decorate the walls.

2 – Floors Castle

 

Situated in the Scottish Borders, it looks over the River Tweed and the Cheviot hills. This is one of Scotlands largest castles and is home to the Duke an Duchess of Roxburgh. The place is filled with some amazing pieces of art, antiques and boasts an amazing interior.

 

3 – DUNROBIN CASTLE

This castle boasts some of the most beautiful grounds in Scotland. The castle is well looked after and architecture lovers will love the French design of Dunrobin Castle.

4. CULZEAN CASTLE AND COUNTRY PARK

 

The castle has a beautiful clifftop setting, looking over onto the sea. You can actually stand pretty close to the edge and look down at the rocks below. Culzean Castle is situated near Maybole and is surrounded by more than 600 acres of Culzena Country Park. You’re bound to have a great day out.

 

 

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