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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 cleric and scholar served as tutor to the young Princess Elizabeth, later Elizabeth I



14 December, 1542

James V of Scotland dies

James's death at Falkland meant that his infant daughter Mary was named Queen of Scots

Before this king came of age, England was ruled by a regency under his uncle, John of Gaunt





Accommodation

Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
Bruach Gorm Cottage, Grantown-on-Spey

Bruach Gorm Cottage

This detached cottage is located near the town of Grantown-on-Spey in the Cairngorms and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Culkein (Self catering)
Bayview, Culkein

Bayview

After travelling through the splendour of the scenery of Sutherland in the Scottish Highlands, and viewing the famous Torridon peaks of Quinag, Canisp and Suilven, you arrive in the beautiful …
Sleeps 5

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