A Few Suggestions for Easter...

Easter is a great opportunity to get together with family and friends and welcome in Spring, or an excellent time to treat yourself to a short break away.

Get your family and friends together for a self-catering castle stay - we have several options to choose from; here's my top 3...


Craigston Castle is located close to Turriff, Aberdeenshire, 35 miles from Aberdeen.

Price: £2600 for 7 nights, sleeping a maximum of 10 guests.



Turin Castle is located in Kilmaine, a small village in County Mayo, Ireland. Just 40 minutes from Galway.

Price: €3000 for 7 nights, sleeping a maximum of 12 guests.



Castle Lachlan - Drimdarroch Cottage. Whilst the castle is already fully booked for Easter, Drimdarroch Cottage on the Castle Lachlan Estate is available and offers a tranquil get-away for guests, located on the shores of Loch Fyne. Just 1 hour 30 minutes from Glasgow.

Price: £525 for 7 nights, sleeping a maximum of 8 guests.


Indulge yourselves and opt for an entire castle to rent, including catering, allowing you and your friends to unwind for a weekend away.


Aldourie Castle, a Crayden-Reed family favourite – set on the shores of Loch Ness, just 20 minutes from Inverness.

Price: from £15,000 including VAT, for 2 nights or £20,000 including VAT, for 3 nights for a maximum of 28 guests. Rates are for accommodation only, with the option of adding a catering package.


Ballinlough Castle, just one hour from Dublin Airport, sleeping 18 guests in 9 rooms.

Price: €12,000 for 3 nights, for fully-catered accommodation (excluding alcohol).



Fenton Tower, just 20 miles east of Edinburgh, in North Berwick.

Price: £5184 for a 3 night stay for bed and breakfast accommodation for 8 adults.



Or if you are looking for a castle hotel for your family, book your Easter experience at Bovey Castle Hotel...you'll find eggs-actly what you're looking for this Easter-time! 

Enjoy a family break where the children stay for free when sharing an adult’s room. This offer includes accommodation, additional beds and English breakfast.

Prices start from £269 per night.

This offer is subject to availability for a minimum 2 nights' stay. One child can share with adults in a Castle, Superior Castle or Valley Castle Room. Two children can share with adults in a Junior State or State Room. All will be accommodated on extra beds or sofa beds.

Make your Easter weekend break 2016 one to remember by staying in a castle!


Castles available to book through Celtic Castles

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