Monday, 25 July 2022

Lickleyhead Castle, Auchleven, Aberdeenshire (Sleeps 1-18)

Lickleyhead Castle in Auchleven provides fantastic self-catering accommodation in a truly unique setting, nestled on a gorgeous ten-acre estate. Our glorious castle in Aberdeenshire is perfect for a truly magical getaway in a beautiful area of Scotland.

Our stunning Grade I Listed castle dates from the 16th Century and now offers wonderful accommodation, great for a group or family looking for somewhere special to stay, surrounded by spectacular scenery. The whole castle can be booked together to sleep 18 people, or you can book the individual wings of the castle, east and west. The west wing sleeps up to twelve people and the east wing sleeps six.

The castle has eight elegant bedrooms, all styled to a different era in the building’s history. Superb features include beautifully furnished living rooms to unwind and socialise in, a games room with tabletop tennis, dart and a pool table, a spacious kitchen for rustling up a feast, an array of fabulous bathrooms and the majestic great hall.

While staying with us you take advantage of the range of additional services and activities available for an extra price. We can arrange catering for a special occasion or provide a fascinating Whisky tasting course delivered by an expert. Enjoy your very own mini Highland games, see a glorious falconry display or try your hand at some archery or air rifle shooting.. We can also provide housekeeping and a variety of activities for children, including a bouncy castle or an egg hunt.

The delightful village of Auchleven is nearby, whilst the town of Insch is 2 miles away and home to supermarkets, restaurants and cafes. Enjoy playing a round on one of the many golf courses in the area or hike the spectacular mountain range at the Cairngorms. You can also visit the magnificent Balmoral, the Queen’s Scottish home. Excellent attractions to visit include:

Grampian Transport Museum.
Bennachie Visitor Centre.
Craigievar Castle.
Hazlehead Park.
North East Falconry Visitors Centre.

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