Dalhousie Castle

Castle hotel and wedding venue, 8 miles from Edinburgh

Welcome to Dalhousie Castle

Dalhousie Castle is a fascinating 13th-century castle just 8 miles outside Edinburgh. The castle has 29 individually created bedrooms, many themed around famous historical figures and decorated in Scottish design fabrics such as tweed, tartan and twill. Period furniture, rugs and carpets combine to create a richly warm and luxurious feel that’s deeply relaxing and truly welcoming.

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Guests can enjoy dinner in the castle's ancient stone-walled, barrel-vaulted Dungeon Restaurant, partake in falconry at the on-site mews, or relax in the private spa. The castle is an idyllic location for weddings, from a small wedding for two, to larger weddings for up to 100 guests. The castle's five function rooms and proximity to Edinburgh also make this a great location for corporate events and meetings.

8 miles from Edinburgh

Dalhousie Castle is the perfect base for those looking to visit Scotland's capital city. Just a 20 minute drive from the city centre, Dalhousie Castle makes it easy to enjoy one of the UK's top tourist destinations. The city of Glasgow is also within easy reach, just 54 miles away.

At a Glance

  • 13th century castle, 8 miles from Edinburgh.
  • 29 individually designed bedrooms.
  • Wedding ceremonies for 2 to 100 people.
  • Five versatile conference/meeting spaces.
  • On-site spa and falconry mews.