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Delgatie Castle

Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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Lunch Out

Staff very welcoming and accomadating.Food is lovely, made to feel as if your having lunch with the... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Elaine A
Turriff, United Kingdom
Christmas Fayre/Craft Sale

If you're out for a wee drive this weekend this place is well worth a visit! Lovely castle... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Carolyn M
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Delgaty, Turriff AB53 5TD, Scotland
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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
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here whist I was staying with family in the area in July 2015. It was a reasonable price to get in and the staff were very friendly. There was a lot to see in the castle and I found it very informative. Before...More

Thank Mitsie65
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Delgatie castle is a great place to visit both for the history of the castle and for the Lairds kitchen. Very interesting castle in lovely grounds makes for a great day out.

Thank EATravel1990
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This castle has the tower house open for visitors. Very interesting history and a much more personal experience with the notes written by the owner in the visitor rooms. A bit of a French touch and ceiling beams in some rooms are very interesting. Love...More

Thank maraalfa
Reviewed 5 September 2016

On holiday in this beautiful area with our two dogs. As the weather was good we decided to visit Delgatie Castle knowing that we would not be able to enter the castle with dogs but expecting to be able to walk around the grounds and...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had a pleasant visit to Delgatie Castle just a couple of miles from the town of Turriff. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The castle itself requires some maintenance as can see it needing fixing in places. Being a privately owned castle, I...More

2  Thank KarlCrankyPants
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Interesting facts about the Hay Clan, and very knowledgeable guide. Very nice restaurant, full of period charm.

Thank Sandy_Mac70
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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.