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  • Sleeps18

    Sleeps
  • Bedrooms9

    Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms6

    Bathrooms

Sleeps 18

It is a rare delight to be able to enjoy a beautiful private castle home such as this. Airlie Estate covers 30,000 acres of the stunning Angus Glens and Airlie Castle itself enjoys a dramatic and prime position eeith tumbling rivers below on three sides. This area of Angus is simply beautiful and this family home is steeped in history. With well laid out gardens, Airlie Castle today makes an ideal base and has the relaxing feeling of a family home, full of intimate touches.

 

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Description

<h3> Details</h3>

As you travel down the tree lined drive you know you are about to see something special and Airlie is captivating and impressive. Inside this house has a real charm and atmosphere with vaulted ceilings and numerous original features yet it retains a warmth and welcome not often found in big castles. Steeped in history, Airlie Castle makes a dramatic and comfortable venue for a holiday or family gathering. It has been in the Earl of Airlie’s family ownership since the 16th century and prides itself on its quality of sport and scenery. There are numerous golf courses within striking distance of the castle.

<h3> Inside</h3>

Airlie castle has everything you will need and the main house is complete with a large dining room, Library, Drawing Room and TV Room. Inside you will also find a fully equipped kitchen, Snooker Room, Playroom for children, Boot Room, Laundry Room and access to Patio and adjoining cottage.

<h3> Bedrooms</h3>

Airlie Castle Sleeps up to eighteen guests. The main house sleeps fourteen. The second floor has two double en-suite bedrooms three twin bedrooms and one double bedroom (sharing a bathroom). The third floor has one single bedroom, one double bedroom and adjoining three single bedrooms and two shared bathrooms. From the main house there is access to an adjoining cottage that can sleep four and would be ideal for extra capacity or for staff (included in price).

<h3> Outside</h3>

In the large walled garden, for the energetic, there is a tennis court, a grassy area with football goal
post, miles of walks, trout and salmon fishing and nearby stalking is available by arrangement.

Things to do

Whilst perfectly secluded, the castle is a mere 20 minutes from the coast and has easy access to golf courses such as Carnoustie, St Andrews or nearby Rosemount at Blairgowrie. In the large walled garden, for the energetic, there is a tennis court, a grassy area with football goal post, miles of walks, trout and salmon fishing and nearby stalking is available by arrangement.

Staff & Dining

This is a “proper” castle – full of heritage and history and a
glorious place to be. It is a wonderful holiday spot and comes
complete with 3 hours housekeeping a day. It can be offered as fully
catered by arrangement. The castle is also available for weddings and
is an enchanting venue.

Location

Airlie Castle is a mansion house near the junction of the Isla and Melgund rivers, 9 kilometres west of Kirrieumuir, Angus in Scotland.  Airlie Castle is a 10 minute drive from Kirriemuir, known as ‘The Gateway to the Glens’ and well served by local airports, 40 minutes from Dundee and 90 minutes from Edinburgh and Aberdeen.