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Large Houses for Special Occasions

Large houses for the larger gathering for that special occasion! Herewith a list of our top large houses and castles which are ideal for the big family and friends gathering.

Please remember that we can help with cooks and chefs, housekeepers and assistants, many of which are included in the rental. We can also recommend music and entertainment, not forgetting a piper to wake you for breakfast and later on pipe you into dinner!

Herewith a few Large Houses for Special Occasions suggestions…

Highlands & Northern Scotland

Achnagairn Castle

Sleeps: 55

Achnagairn Castle is a large Highland mansion house set amidst 15 acres of formal gardens, lawns and woodlands.

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Highlands & Northern Scotland

Aldourie Castle

Sleeps: 24

Aldourie Castle offers complete seclusion on the quiet south shore of Loch Ness. The devoted team at Aldourie welcome guests for a unique experience that will leave an enduring impression. Whether for a multi-generational family holiday or to celebrate a special birthday or anniversary, guests can take over the only habitable Castle on Loch Ness […]

Edinburgh & The Lothians

Archerfield House

Sleeps: 54

Archerfield House is the perfect setting for a special event or celebration providing fully catered accommodation for up to 30 guests in the Mansion House. A Golfer’s dream!

Late Availability
Highlands & Northern Scotland

Ardtalla, Novar Estate

Sleeps: 20

An excellent base for exploring the north Highlands and its many golf courses, distilleries and dramatic coastlines, Ardtalla has some excellent July and August availability.  Fishing can also be organised on the River Alness. Please speak to us for more information. Ardtalla is an 18th century stable square beautifully converted into an elegant house located […]

West Coast and Islands & Hebrides

Arisaig Traigh House

Sleeps: 18

Traigh is a very special property, with beautiful views out over a pristine white sandy beach and the sea to the small islands of Rum, Eigg and Muck.  The house sits within almost 400 acres of private gardens, woods and hill, and guests get 50% discount on weekly tickets to play at Traigh’s own golf […]

Perthshire & The Cairngorms

Auchterarder House

Sleeps: 20

Auchterarder House is a wonderful example of an original Arts & Crafts property brought into the 21st Century. Set amidst 20 acres of beautiful mature gardens, the house is perfect for a special weekend celebration with family, a corporate retreat, or for golfers wanting to base themselves amidst the best golf courses in Scotland.

Ireland

Ballinacurra

Sleeps: 53

Ballinacurra is a fantastic house decorated to a very high standard offering guests something rather unique including winning the Best Exclusive Hire Property Award at the Luxury Travel Awards in Cannes a few years ago.

Ireland

Ballyfin

Sleeps: 29

Set at the foot of the Slieve Bloom Mountains in the centre of Ireland, Ballyfin is a place of history and romance, of tranquility and great natural beauty. After eight years of restoration, Ballyfin re-opened in May 2011 as a small country house hotel like no other.

Belvoir Castle shooting
England

Belvoir Castle

Belvoir Castle is a stately home in the English county of Leicestershire, overlooking the Vale of Belvoir.

Highlands & Northern Scotland

Bighouse Lodge

Sleeps: 24

We have a superb Summer week remain at Bighouse Lodge! The week of the 20th August 2023. Please do not hesitate to enquire. Bighouse Lodge is let on a fully catered basis for up to 20 guests and offers salmon fishing on the famous River Halladale. Walked-up grouse and stalking, along with sea fishing and […]

Late Availability
Angus & Fife

Birkhill Castle

Sleeps: 30

Birkhill Castle has limited peak Summer dates remaining; currently we can offer dates between Monday 12th August and Saturday 24th of August 2024.  Birkhill is a wonderfully comfortable property and lends itself perfectly to relaxed gatherings. Set in glorious countryside on the coast of North East Fife, a short distance from the home of golf, […]

Blair Estate Exterior

Blair

Sleeps: 30

Hidden away in Ayrshire, Blair sits within 250 acres and is just twenty minutes from Glasgow International Airport. It is the perfect private hideaway for a house party, wedding, corporate retreat or location setting….

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