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Ballindalloch Castle

Ballindalloch Castle Ballindalloch Castle, Ballindalloch AB37 9AX, Scotland
+44 1807 500205
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Highland and Speyside Explorer Tour from Inverness
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Ballindalloch Castle Ballindalloch Castle, Ballindalloch AB37 9AX, Scotland
+44 1807 500205
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a worthwhile stop for both the castle and its gardens. it encompasses five hundred years of Highland history, acres of formal gardens and plantings, woodlands and riverside walks. There is a very fun children’s playground with lots of ride-on vehicles for little ones,...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As frequent visitors to the area, we are always on the look out for places we can pop into for a quick walk, and an easy, tasty lunch or restorative coffee. Having driven past the castle on many occasions we finally made it in! What...More

Thank jop2001
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got a leaflet for this castle whilst on our travels. It was beautiful! We got tickets for the castle and gardens. The gardens were gorgeous! Walled garden especially was like a scene from the Secret Garden. We walked around the river, up to the...More

Thank Tash6661984
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful way to spend a day. The castle and surrounding gardens are just beautiful. There are information cards in each room explaining the details of the furnishings. More enjoyable as the family still resides here and rooms are actually used. Great tea...More

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had such a good time visiting Ballindalloch Castle. It is located in lovely Speyside surrounded by the most beautiful scenery. Make sure to give yourself plenty of time to tour the castle, visit the tearoom, purchase gifts in the castle gift shop, explore the...More

Thank WPS2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice welcome at the gate and short drive took us to carpark with nice family play part as well as somewhere to walk our dog. After a short walk to nice gardens we visited the castle itself which was a nice mix of private home...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were blessed to visit the Ballindalloch Castle on a rare sunny Scottish afternoon. What a surprise. It is nice to be able to walk through a castle and see so many of the private rooms. The interior has a more "modern" feel since this...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful castle and as my wife is disabled, we could park right up to the coffee shop. All staff where great, especially the gentle men on the gate, were you paid the money, he was so funny and made us really laugh....More

Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a lovely day here at Ballindalloch Castle,it is still the family home ,and we were so lucky to see many of the rooms ,lots of history ,and lots of information to read about.The guide on reception very amusing and knowledgeable. The gardens are really...More

Thank Faymar_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the staff here are excellent,from the guy at the gate to the staff in cafe,all very friendly and helpful and funny.the grounds and gardens are stunning,the castle its self is very nice,so much to see,the cafe is worth a stop as well,the cakes are to...More

Thank ronnie c
Ballindalloch, Visitor Services at Ballindalloch Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving a review of your visit to Ballindalloch Castle. Our staff all work very hard to maintain the Castle and the gardens in immaculate condition, and they will all appreciate your kind comments.

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13 July 2017|
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Response from Faymar_12 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure,we didn't see any dogs there,when we were there,but there is a lovely river walk where the dogs could be walked.
29 May 2017|
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Response from Simon H | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - unfortunately I seem to remember that there was a sign saying not to feed the animals, but maybe if you contact the castle they might be able to arrange something? As far as I'm aware they didn't do pony rides but... More