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We are now closed for the winter.

The Castle has no central heating, so we have to drain the water

to avoid frozen pipes! 

We will be open again on Wednesday 3rd April

and look forward to welcoming visitors to the Castle in 2019!


 

  •   Braemar Castle is a charming castle with a lot of history. We did the audio tour and it was well worth our time! It gives you so much history on the Farquharson Clan and the items within the castle. If you are a fan of...More

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    1/18/2019

      We visited on a rather blustery day with howling winds and cold temperatures, but it gave us such a feel of what living there in the winter must have been like. The sound of the wind against the chimneys and windows was crazy! It was...More

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    11/14/2018
  •   The castle is fascinating, and the tour guide was knowledgable, enthusiastic and entertaining. This is a castle tour where you get to see almost every room, with lots of interesting supporting furniture and artefacts and stories. The place has been rescued but needs a lot...More

    thumb HighlanderIV
    10/27/2018

      The castle actually looks a lot more like an ordinary house with the interior decoration and the audiotour has very nice stories to tell about the rooms, the house and its inhabitants. With interesting short stories and tales. Lovely 360 views on the surroundings.

    thumb Arvid K
    10/26/2018
  •   The castle actually looks a lot more like an ordinary house with the interior decoration and the audiotour has very nice stories to tell about the rooms, the house and its inhabitants. With interesting short stories and tales. Lovely 360 views on the surroundings.

    thumb 469arvidk
    10/26/2018

      Staying in a cottage near Inverey we passed here almost every day but we were out and about before the castle was open, did park up and have a walk round this stunning castle, lovely spot and we will have to call back at a...More

    thumb Lakesholly
    10/08/2018
  •   The audio tour of this castle makes the experience very worthwhile. The self-guided audio tour allows you to move at your own pace, and choose to hear more about each room, and the history behind it. The staff is very knowledgeable about the Braemar area...More

    thumb Douglas W
    10/08/2018

      It was a long and winding road to get there as one traverses the hills of the Cairngorms but the scenery on the drive was beautiful. The castle itself was intriguing with much of interest to see There were headphones which relayed the history of...More

    thumb Jane B
    10/05/2018
  •   This is an interesting view into local history, with many artifacts and photographs. A typical castle site.

    thumb Jeff D
    9/30/2018

      What a nice castle staff are very informative and friendly we also got a ticket which lets you also go to three other places for free great idea

    thumb oman987
    9/23/2018

Braemar Castle

Re-opens Sat 31st March 2018 Operated as a Visitor Attraction by the community of Braemar. 12 fully furnished rooms on display.
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Braemar Castle shared Cranford Guest House Braemar's post.3 weeks ago
Great photos from Sarah showing why you need to make a trip to Braemar!
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Braemar Castle shared Braemar Media's post.3 weeks ago
Ice circle this morning captured by Aimi. Fascinating.
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Braemar Castle shared Wild Thistle's post.3 weeks ago
Glorious frosty day in the Braes o' Mar today. Caroline from Wild Thistle's been out and about.
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Braemar Castle shared Braemar TV's post.3 weeks ago
All the very best for 2019 to all our FB friends. Here's a another taste of what's on offer at the wonderfully restored Fife Arms Hotel which sits in the heart of this beautiful village. Lots of reasons to make a trip to the village in 2019 - the Castle, the new Higland Games Centre the Fife, great cafes and shops. Hope to see you here.
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Feature on STV about the portraits in the Fife Arms Hotel
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Braemar Castle shared Cranford Guest House Braemar's post.3 weeks ago
Another great local landscape pic by one of our volunteers, Sarah from Cranford Guest House. Beautiful. Beautiful.
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Braemar Castle shared Ben Addy's photo.3 weeks ago
Our fantastic Cairngorms landscape. The Castle sits in the heart of Cairngorms National Park surrounded by amazing scenery. Great pic from Ben Addy

3 weeks ago
Great photos from Sarah showing why you need to make a trip to Braemar! https://t.co/9gn9HWNUXv
3 weeks ago
Ice circle this morning captured by Aimi. Fascinating. https://t.co/J1A6mRC3Fk
3 weeks ago
Glorious frosty day in the Braes o' Mar today. Caroline from Wild Thistle's been out and about. https://t.co/2khGVG4erO
3 weeks ago
All the very best for 2019 to all our FB friends. Here's a another taste of what's on offer at the wonderfully restored Fife Arms Hotel which sits in the heart of this beautiful village. Lots of reasons to make... https://t.co/QJNvZ5xM2m
3 weeks ago
Another great local landscape pic by one of our volunteers, Sarah from Cranford Guest House. Beautiful. Beautiful. https://t.co/uz8Y3wrjEY
3 weeks ago
Our fantastic Cairngorms landscape. The Castle sits in the heart of Cairngorms National Park surrounded by amazing scenery. Great pic from Ben Addy https://t.co/QUEBPdwoOI
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