Just 50 minutes' drive from both Edinburgh and Glasgow, this Scottish castle hotel is in a prime location from which to explore the Scottish Borders.

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Clay Shooting

Shooting can be arranged, both on and off the grounds of the castle hotel. Great for team building events or part of a ‘stag’ weekend! Parties of up to 20 attendees can be catered for.


Shieldhill Castle is just a stone's throw from some of the Borders' most renowned golf courses. Just 5 miles from Biggar, 6 miles from Carnwath, 10 miles from Lanark and 12 miles from West Linton – the perfect destination for a weekend away.

Helicopter Flights

This castle hotel can arrange helicopter flights to and from both Glasgow and Edinburgh, or even tours around the Border region upon request.


Rhuallan Raptors is based only a couple of miles from Shieldhill Castle and provides Bird of Prey/Falconry experiences on a one-to-one basis or for private groups.

Fishing Facilities

Shieldhill Castle can obtain local fishing permits on nearby estates and can also help arrange transport if necessary.

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"We had a fabulous stay at the castle. The food was great, atmosphere was very laid back and the grounds were spectacular – our dogs absolutely loved it. The room we stayed in, in the stables, was gorgeous and had a beautiful courtyard just outside. We will definitely be back."

Private Castle Guest