Castle hire activities

Things to do on an exclusive Highlands Estate

There are endless things to do around Aldourie Estate on Loch Ness in Scotland. When you rent a castle for the weekend with Aldourie Estate, private parties of guests can venture within the stunning grounds, explore the famous waters and walk in the Scottish Highlands. We work closely with trusted local activity suppliers to be able to offer any team building event or activity in the parkland, on Loch Ness or within the Castle. Enjoy being out in the open with outdoor activities on an exclusive Highlands Estate.

Explore the Estate & Loch Ness

The parkland alone features an idyllic tree house, beautiful formal gardens and its own family graveyard. Enjoy walks through the Scottish Highlands Estate and around Loch Ness or spot wildlife within the expansive woodland. Rent a castle for the weekend and we’ll arrange group activities including archery, Segways, falconry displays and clay pigeon shooting.

There is also a private marina on the Estate, from which you can access boat tours and water activities on Loch Ness. Water activities at Aldourie range from child-friendly sports such as zorbing, canoeing and kayaking, to group fun with private chartered cruises, Nessie Hunter tours and speedboat rides.

Visit more of the Highlands when you rent a castle for the weekend

There are not just outdoor activities on an exclusive Highlands Estate. Further afield, Aldourie can arrange for house party guests to go dolphin spotting at Chanonry Point or try whisky tasting at our local distilleries. We would love for you to experience the true history of Scotland when you rent a castle for the weekend, so why not take a visit to any one of the Scottish Highlands’ historic castles then return to us for a luxurious 5 star service.

Scottish bank holidays and short breaks are well spent at Aldourie Castle Estate; all exclusive use parties receive a comprehensive list of things to do both on and off the castle estate. The ideas and opportunities are endless.

Activities to suit any type of exclusive use stay

Aldourie Castle Estate can also cater for outdoor activities on an exclusive Highlands Estate for corporate incentive stays. Impress clients with a weekend in an exclusive Scottish castle, including dinner, accommodation and a helicopter ride over Loch Ness.