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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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HISTORY CORNER
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This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor



19 January, 1442

Duchess of Gloucester convicted of attempting to kill Henry VI by sorcery

The duchess (Eleanor Cobham) is divorced from the duke and imprisoned for life

The protoypical 'wicked uncle', this king was popularly blamed for murdering Edward V





Accommodation

Aviemore (Self catering)
Ptarmigan Cottage, Aviemore

Ptarmigan Cottage

The cottage is situated in a quiet hamlet, surrounded by woods a mile from Boat of Garten, 5miles from Aviemore. Newly built to a high standard throughout Ptarmigan and …
Sleeps 6

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
Signal Box, Newtonmore

Signal Box

Something a bit special! This detached wooden property, newly built in 2004 in the form of a signal box, is adjacent to the station in Newtonmore. The accommodation is upside …
Sleeps 4

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