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Kilchurn Castle

| Lochawe, Dalmally PA33 1AF, Scotland
+44 131 668 8999
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| Lochawe, Dalmally PA33 1AF, Scotland
+44 131 668 8999
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The ruins of a 15th century castle which sits on a rocky peninsula overlooking Loch Awe, very striking and picturesque

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This castle is a beautiful symbol of the historic area and there is a wonderful sense of history in visiting the building and its grounds. Parts of the interior have been gently restored to give visitors an idea of its use and significance in history;...More

Thank Abi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this hidden gem after spotting it completely by chance on my journey toward Inveraray Castle to avoid the scotch dreich mizzle and vowed I would go back and explore the castle and its island further. By the time I made it back it...More

Thank Amy Beth D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the walk through the fields to reach the castle. Not many people around, so it was quiet and fun to explore. The ruins are very well preserved, and have an interesting history. This castle is situated off the beaten track, so it is...More

Thank Salty2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This amazing ruin is well worth the effort to visit, we stumbled upon the car park by accident in the end but if you follow the road around the castle you should find it and it is an easy 5 minute walk to the castle...More

Thank hey27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst in ruins, the castle has guided information to piece together the history of this area and its importance as a fortress and home over the centuries-gorgeous location

Thank kerry622010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited here today with a friend pretty much by accident. We were fishing and our guide (ghilly) with this place as our backdrop. He suggested we take a break and check out the castle. It's bigger than some other castles we have seen on...More

Thank bobsQ5618ZY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This castle is in the middle of nowhere, but Wow! We drove for an hour and a half to get there. When we arrived it was misty rain with a stiff wind- and then to discover we had to walk a good distance in the...More

1  Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

While staying at Loch Awe Holiday park, we had to find something to do with the dog. We found this castle and immediately headed to it. The cat park is small but can fit Plenty of cars. There's a short walk through some woods and...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Imagination runs wild when you walk these walls and think of what the inhabitants experienced. Fabulous!

Thank Cathy94010
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3 April 2017|
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Response from Tony809 | Reviewed this property |
No it's free
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9 May 2016|
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Response from oblomova2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The castle is closed which means you can't climb to the top of it, but don't let that stop you. You can walk round it and there are places you can see into the interior. It's still well worth a visit for its location... More
6 March 2015|
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Response from keith r w | Reviewed this property |
Assuming you will be at Glencoe again here are directions.I could not find the B8074 on my map but in any case you will need to get to A82 which you would have to had used anyway to get to Glencoe. This is the main road that... More

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