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Dalhousie Castle

Dalhousie Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dalhousie Castle is steeped in history. Located in extensive grounds beside the River Esk, yet only a short drive the centre of Edinburgh, the castle dates to the 13th century. Enjoy luxurious accommodation with a bit of something magic - what other hotel offers falconry within the grounds? Traditional Scottish hospitality in a luxurious 4 star castle hotel. more >>

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This first president of the Royal Academy was the foremost portrait painter of the late 18th century



11 December, 1282

Llewelyn ap Gruffudd killed near Builth

Builth marked the first recorded use of a longbow by English archers

This king's men brought the Stone of Scone to London, where it stayed beneath the coronation chair for almost 7 centuries





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Dundonnell (Self catering)
Sail Mhor View, Dundonnell

Sail Mhor View

This single storey detached cottage is close to Dundonnell in Wester Ross and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Fort William (Self catering)
Merlin, Fort William

Merlin

This first floor apartment is located in an isolated position near to Fort William and can sleep six people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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