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Sleeps - 30
Region - Southern Scotland
Sporting Salmon Fishing · Trout Fishing
Activities Entertainment · Golf
Facilities Golf course · Wifi
Features Children Friendly · Fully Catered
Blairquhan is one of the finest Regency castles in Scotland. The Castle has been discreetly modernised to provide very comfortable facilities and a unique location for visitors, guests and special events. Blairquhan Castle was built in 1821 – 1824 on the site of a previous castle dating back to 1346.
Blairquhan provides a magnificent setting for weddings, corporate events and conferences or special celebrations and family gatherings. The castle and grounds become exclusively yours for the duration of your stay. The castle itself has accommodation for 30 guests and there are 8 luxury cottages (accommodating up to 46 guests) in the grounds of the Castle to provide additional accommodation for larger groups of up to 76.
Visitors will find the castle and grounds of particular interest. The gardens are included in the Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland, a directory maintained by Historic Scotland while the castle featured as a replacement Balmoral in the Oscar-winning ‘The Queen’, starring Helen Mirren.
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Blairquhan provides a magnificent setting steeped in history yet complemented by modern comforts to create a formula for a very special and memorable event.
Accommodation 4 with four poster beds with adjoining bathrooms 1 with a two poster with adjoining bathroom 8 double bedrooms 2 twin bedrooms (which are zip-link beds so can be made into a double) 12 bathrooms in total.
Dining Room can seat up to 58 guests 3 Public Rooms including Library 2 of the Public Rooms inter-connect, allowing up to 100 guests to be seated for a wedding ceremony or the rooms can be set up to seat up to 90 guests for a wedding breakfast.
Cottages Kennedy Cottage = 6 (+1) Cunninghame Cottage = 6 Farrer Cottage = 6 Wauchope Cottage = 8 (+1) McIntyre Cottage = 4 McDowall Cottage = 4 Gardens Cottage = 4 MacKenzie Cottage = 8
Cottages = 40 (8 cottages)
Blairquhan is registered for weddings and the venue has access to a local celebrant and humanist.
Fishing £25 per rod per day on the River Girvan Single Bank Fishing Spate River
Golf Blairquhan is close to Turnberry & Troon. Tee times at various local courses can be booked on behalf of guests.
Local Interest Blairquhan is in the midst of Robbie Burns Country. The Robbie Burns Birthplace Museum is nearby in Alloway.
There are regular meets at Ayr Racecourse, including the Gold Cup in September and the Scottish Grand National in April.
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