12th century Scottish castle 30 miles from Edinburgh

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Shieldhill Castle is a stunning 12th century, 30-bedroomed hotel that sits within the beautiful Upper Clyde Valley. Conveniently positioned between Edinburgh and Glasgow, just 50 minutes from each, Shieldhill is in the perfect location for a weekend getaway, fairytale wedding or corporate event.

Independently owned and run, Shieldhill Castle offers recently refurbished accommodation, first class conference and banqueting facilities, and religious/civil ceremonies in a historic setting that dates back to 1199.

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30 individually designed bedrooms

With 30 bedrooms, all individually styled and decorated, there are options to suit all tastes and budgets, plus this Scottish castle hotel also offers ground floor accommodation with wet rooms for those guests with limited mobility.

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  • 30 individually styled bedrooms

    With 30 bedrooms, all individually styled and decorated, there are options to suit all tastes and budgets, and this Scottish castle hotel also offers ground floor accommodation with wet rooms for those guests with limited mobility.

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  • Make your big day truly memorable

    Shiledhill is the perfect venue to host your Scottish castle wedding, licensed to hold both religious and civil ceremonies. Say your vows amidst the candlelit chapel, dance the night away with your family and friends and then sink into the Chancellor Suite’s super-king bed.

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"I’ve stayed here twice now, with my husband. The rooms are amazing and the décor and history of the building is lovely. The staff were amazing and couldn’t have been more helpful. Food, on both occasions, was very nice and I will definitely be staying again!"

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