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Delgatie Castle

Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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Had a lovely visit warm welcome at the castle entrance, Nice too walk round the floors. The cafe... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Malcolm C
Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
Do give this place a try

I usually only write reviews of attractions when there is something wrong with them which needs... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
Robert N
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Had a lovely visit warm welcome at the castle entrance, Nice too walk round the floors. The cafe is small as it is in the original kitchen. My wife had a toastie, which she said was nice. I had Stornaway black pudding on scotch pancakes,...More

Thank Malcolm C
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I usually only write reviews of attractions when there is something wrong with them which needs putting right, or it is a place which deserves greater public support. Delgatie Castle falls into the latter category. Visited it yesterday, and it is full of interest, with...More

2  Thank Robert N
Reviewed 29 June 2017

First time visit to this castle and upon entry were given a friendly greeting by the lady in charge. After paying our entry fee we were given a short revues of the castle. As she saw that I use a walking stick she asked if...More

1  Thank Harry A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We had a nice afternoon tea with the added benefit of a classic car stopover happening. Plenty to choose from on the menu. Quaint surroundings

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A very welcoming visit to a castle with great heritage. The only downside for me was the lack of options in the cafe for coeliacs. Other than that I would recommend this as a great day out in a rural castle.

Thank DevonHarper
Reviewed 2 February 2017

What a delight - a quirky family castle full of interest - with the best small tearoom in Scotland - even on a cold January day. The story of the family and the castle runs as a theme through more rooms than I can remember...More

2  Thank alanatdyce
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Staff very welcoming and accomadating.Food is lovely, made to feel as if your having lunch with the family.Well worth a visit,beautiful family home.

Thank Elaine A
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

If you're out for a wee drive this weekend this place is well worth a visit! Lovely castle beautifully decorated for Christmas with lots of craft stalls, Santa for the wee ones and a great wee cafe to stop for a bite to eat! Highly...More

1  Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the castle accommodation before so popped n for a visit this week when we were nearby again. Still charming & welcoming. Very interesting history, well presented. Refreshing independent. Nearby fishing lake. Beautiful walks through the forest on the grounds, full of...More

Thank VicBo123
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was a refreshing change from the usual, very neat but soulless, feel of many National Trust properties. The renovation is a work in progress, the gardens have yet to be revived, but Delgatie Castle is welcoming, friendly and interesting. The personal notes in the...More

Thank Tazfiend
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8 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.