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This castle was such a surprise, it was very interesting made so by the young lady that guided us round with a wealth of information about it's history and previous inhabitants. On our tour of Scotland we visited several castles (including Edinburgh) but this was...More
If you are in the area please do stop and visit Braemar Castle. We thoroughly enjoyed the guided tour, far better than the audio guide. Our guide was from Australia but extremely knowledgable about the history of the castle and anything related. You miss a...More
This is a really interesting place to visit. We were made very welcome at the ticket office. We did the audio tour which was brilliant, really informative. We also saw one group having a guided tour. The rooms were as though just left in the...More
Myself and my Fiancé were up north on a wee holiday from the hustle and bustle of the central belt and we decided to take in this wonderful bit of history! We paid £8 for the audio tour and we thoroughly enjoyed it! Kathleen at...More
This café is in Braemar right at the far end near the small island by the Braemar Show Ground. It is absolutely super, wonderful sandwiches, homemade cakes etc., and utterly delicious coffee. I thoroughly recommend it you won’t be disappointed.
This is a very interesting castle, in that it isn't really a castle at all, in the traditional sense. It's more a manor, or house of an aristocratic family/families, but is very interesting to see how the times changed this. It shows a contrast between...More
More what I’d consider a manor house than a castle it’s still worth a tour. Take the guided tour and enjoy the stories. The interior design choices are quite unique and include a lot of pink.
Arrived not sure about options - while getting tickets we were offered either a 'box' or a person for the tour - picked person ! and had an excellent tour. Spent longer than expected and learnt a load about the castles checkered history. Great value...More
Nice to visit if your into a castle tour. More of a modern style furnished building if you'd like to visit. Just take a pic of outside and lovely purple weeds that are pretty.
An interesting castle in a beautiful location. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable tour guide, lots to see inside and some really interesting rooms, including 18th century graffiti carved into some window frames. The guided tour is a must and then you could easily spend the same time...More