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Delgatie Castle

Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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Lovely castle

I visited here whist I was staying with family in the area in July 2015. It was a reasonable price... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely Castle Visit

Delgatie castle is a great place to visit both for the history of the castle and for the Lairds... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here whist I was staying with family in the area in July 2015. It was a reasonable price to get in and the staff were very friendly. There was a lot to see in the castle and I found it very informative. Before...More

Thank Mitsie65
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Delgatie castle is a great place to visit both for the history of the castle and for the Lairds kitchen. Very interesting castle in lovely grounds makes for a great day out.

Thank EATravel1990
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This castle has the tower house open for visitors. Very interesting history and a much more personal experience with the notes written by the owner in the visitor rooms. A bit of a French touch and ceiling beams in some rooms are very interesting. Love...More

Thank maraalfa
Reviewed 6 September 2016

On holiday in this beautiful area with our two dogs. As the weather was good we decided to visit Delgatie Castle knowing that we would not be able to enter the castle with dogs but expecting to be able to walk around the grounds and...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had a pleasant visit to Delgatie Castle just a couple of miles from the town of Turriff. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The castle itself requires some maintenance as can see it needing fixing in places. Being a privately owned castle, I...More

2  Thank KarlCrankyPants
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Interesting facts about the Hay Clan, and very knowledgeable guide. Very nice restaurant, full of period charm.

Thank Sandy_Mac70
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went here on a glorious day. We parked in the public carpark and walked up to the house, even though, as registered disab?ed, there was parking at the house. We started in the café and then toured the house.There are 97 steps to climb,...More

Thank CindyH4537
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Lovely Castle and grounds on our doorstep,looked forward to trying their home bakes as previous reviews stated how good they were,after trying the carrot cake we were left disappointed as have tasted better elsewhere

Thank Gordon P
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We love the castle for coffee / lunch+ walks through the beautiful gardens and woods. Joan and her staff always make us feel so welcome. The castle kitchen is always lovely and warm with the most amazing cakes. If you have never been then please...More

Thank m a
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Okay we have read a lot of reviews for this castle and I have to say we fall down on the very positive side. We had a fantastic day visiting the castle and wandering round the rooms at our own pace and seeing lots of...More

Thank Gwen P
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9 May 2017|
Response from alanatdyce | Reviewed this property |
Yes - I would think so. When we visited, there was a group of 8 women arrived. They were expected and a table had been set out for them with a special afternoon tea selection.