Celebrate your milestone birthday or anniversary in an exclusive use Scottish Castle

Aldourie is a unique and breathtakingly beautiful exclusive use castle on Loch Ness in Scotland ideally suited to hosting intimate family celebrations such as birthdays and weddings. Celebrate an intimate wedding, special milestone birthday or anniversary in this exclusive location and make your dreams come true.

The Castle sleeps 24 guests in 12 luxury bedrooms, each with a character of its own to suit your bespoke guest list. This unique Highlands paradise on Loch Ness becomes entirely your own during a private stay with family and friends. Make it a week to remember; our small but dedicated team can organise anything you wish. Perhaps enjoy an intimate dinner in the stately dining room followed by croquet on the lawn. Or celebrate with a banquet in the main hall washed down with a private cruise on Loch Ness.

Heritage, beauty & privacy combined

Hidden away in enchanting woodland and gardens, the luxurious historic Aldourie Castle is one of  the most romantic and dramatic backdrops in the Scottish Highlands. If you’ve ever dreamed of celebrating your special anniversary in a luxury castle then Aldourie could be your perfect destination. And if you are organising a special birthday for a close family member or friend, our exclusive use castle for birthdays can make their celebration a beautiful memory to treasure.

Aldourie Estate is set in complete privacy, within 500-acre grounds bordering the southern shores of Loch Ness. Imagine having such a place to yourselves for a weekend or even longer. This intimate and exclusive use castle for birthdays, wedding and holidays on our Scottish Highlands Estate features a stunning view from every window and incredible gardens to admire and explore. Inside, all the rooms are light and airy, with individual style you won’t find anywhere else.

An enchanting & intimate castle wedding

Of all the 5-star wedding properties in Scotland, Aldourie Castle is possibly the fairest of them all.  We specialise in intimate weddings and gatherings for your close family and friends in our intimate exclusive use castle. This is a unique opportunity to indulge in a once in a lifetime experience by taking over a luxurious property and grounds as your own home.


Aldourie Castle Estate Blog

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


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.


What our guests say…

“Completely perfect weekend. Utterly besotted with everything.”