Welcome to Aldourie Castle

The beautiful and historic Aldourie Castle is a 5* exclusive hire property in Scotland available for sole let to one group booking or stay. Rent a Castle in the UK in a prime position on the Scottish southern shoreline, it is the only habitable castle on Loch Ness.

For a day, a week or even longer you can take over this enchanting Castle as your own home. It is the ideal family house party property and guests can enjoy using every room inside and wandering around the 500 acre Scottish Highlands Estate at their leisure. Why not experience Christmas in a castle with a family house party at Aldourie. Multi-generational group stays over the festive period can embrace the intimacy and nostalgia of Aldourie Castle as well as all the luxury that comes with it.

Experience private luxury group accommodation in one of the most exquisite and unique castles on Loch Ness in Scotland. Rent a castle in the UK with our exclusive use property near Inverness and let it become a striking backdrop to any corporate or social event and the scenic setting and peaceful atmosphere to private executive meeting spaces for business use. Aldourie offers your client and staff the most amazing setting for a corporate winter retreat in Scotland  or that important early New Year board meeting.

Romantic Aldourie Castle is the most wonderful place in the Scottish Highlands to hold an intimate wedding celebration, high profile wedding, special birthday or anniversary party. The four holiday cottages in the Aldourie grounds are the ideal destination for a relaxing family holiday or couples’ retreat on Loch Ness as well as a great base for walking holidays and cycling stays in Scotland.

The majestic and inspiring Highlands setting also makes Aldourie Castle Estate a unique photoshoot or filming location.

Castle Blog

Unlock the doors of this enchanting Scottish Highlands hideaway and delve into a world of pure luxury and beauty. Read our regular blog to discover the latest news, adventures and offerings from the only habitable Castle on Loch Ness…


Beautiful traditional holiday cottages on the shores of Loch Ness…


Exclusive Use

Rent a Scottish Castle as your own home for a week or longer


Revitalised Gardens

Discover how Aldourie is redeveloping the four main garden areas on the Estate inkeeping with its Victorian roots and the Wildland ethos. This includes an authentic and fully-functioning walled garden with a farm-to-table experience for private Castle guests.


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Aldourie Castle Estate features four holiday cottages, each sleeping between four and six guests.

Our standard booking is based on a week’s let although shorter or longer stays are welcome. Heating and electricity are included and bed linen and towels are provided.


What our guests say…

“Aldourie Castle is one of a kind.”