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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 notorious favourite of Edward II was created the Earl of Cornwall and Keeper of the Realm



13 November, 1715

Battle of Sheriffmuir

The Duke of Argyll defeats Jacobite supporters of James Stewart led by the Earl of Mar

This monarch put down the 1715 Jacobite Rising of James Stewart, The Old Pretender





Accommodation

Newtonmore (Self catering)
Cottage: HCIN515, Newtonmore

FCH10776

A TRADITIONAL BUNGALOW SITUATED ON A SHEEP FARM WITH STUNNING VIEWS

This lovely bungalow is situated in its own grounds on a working sheep farm, and takes advantage of the wonderful …
Sleeps 5

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Cannich (Self catering)
Glen View, Cannich

Glen View

This detached barn conversion close to the Highland village of Cannich sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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