Strathclyde - Castles

Castles to visit in Ayrshire, Arran, Argyll, Bute, and the greater Glasgow region










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Featured Historic Hotel
Adamton Country House Hotel

Adamton Country House Hotel
Prestwick, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Adamton Country House Hotel is a magnificent and impressive Manor House set in a historic country estate dating back to the 11th Century. Combining rich history and romance Adamton … more >>

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A plot to kill Elizabeth I, gain support for a Spanish invasion, and free Mary, Queen of Scots from captivity



23 January, 1045

Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings

This monarch died at the abbey of St Gervais, near Paris





Accommodation

Glenborrodale (Self catering)
The Old Sawmill, Glenborrodale

The Old Sawmill

This delightful, stone cottage in Glenborrodale, in the west of Scotland sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Stornoway (Self catering)
St. Duthus House, Stornoway

St. Duthus House

This lovely Victorian property in the town of Stornoway sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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