View 37 photos

Achnagairn Castle, Beauly, Inverness-shire, Scotland

Sleeps 12 - 55 24 Bedrooms 55 Dining

Fabulous castle near Beauly sleeping 55 for exclusive use celebrations, weddings, business events and holidays with family and friends

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Achnagairn Castle, Beauly, Inverness-shire, Scotland, sleeps 12 - 55 in 24 bedrooms.

24 bedrooms sleep 55 guests (including 4 rooms in Courtyard Wing).

Hire a Scottish holiday castle near Beauly with exclusive use and have the time of your lives. Multi generation families, friends and hens can meet up at Achnagairn Castle for a break or to celebrate a special occasion in this luxury accommodation set in a magnificent 30 acres of grounds, gardens and woodland. This venue is also perfect for a corporate event or for a wedding celebration.

The wood panelled entrance hallway is a taste of what's to come at Achnagairn Castle. Living rooms - the Drawing Room and Reception Hall - offer a blend of old and contemporary features, with some traditional Scottish features - beautiful spaces to catch up with your group. Or you can head to the cinema room for a film evening. The dining room has space for everyone to eat together, for breakfast, dinner or a celebration feast, with catering choices available. There's also a family kitchen for informal meals and snacks as well as catering kitchens. And stained glass windows and a sweeping staircase offer an air of grandeur and are perfect for the arrival of a bride to be.

And don't forget the ballroom - a wonderful space for a special celebration event.

The 24 individually designed and named bedrooms offer a mix of doubles, twins and a family room, the Old Nursery. All fantastic spaces with gorgeous soft furnishings, occasional furniture, fireplaces and views, 10 of the rooms are described as superior, some with an amazing whirlpool circular or freestanding bath. 21 en suites and shared bathrooms mean that facilities are more than plentiful.

The grounds and wonderfully manicured gardens are idyllic places to sit and enjoy afternoon tea but work equally as spaces for team building activities with a corporate group. There is definitely no shortage of wedding album shots at Achnagairn and magical woodland for the kids to explore.

Achnagairn Castle is well placed for experiencing all kinds of attractions and activities. Walks, bike rides and cruises down Loch Ness are on the cards for a day out. Team building sessions such as Highland Games and archery can be organised on site, or we can arrange whisky tasting tours and a helicopter ride. The castle is a great base for a visit to Glen Affric, Urquhart Castle or the Caledonian Canal and there are 3 championship golf courses within 45 minutes.


Dog Friendly

On request, dogs can stay in the kitchen area.


1 ground floor accessible bedroom available and disabled access to the ground floor.

Hot Tub

Four rooms with indoor hot tub baths.


WiFi is available throughout.

Dining Room

Wood panelled dining room with seating for all guests. Can be used as board meeting room for businesses. Extraordinary ballroom for special occasions.

Sitting Room

The Drawing Room and Reception Hall are beautiful rooms to relax in with plenty of sumptuous sofas, fire places and period features.


There is a traditional kitchen, fully equipped and ideal for making teas and coffees. There is also a catering kitchen for the use of approved chefs.


30 acres of stunning grounds, manicured gardens and woodland. Lawn space for activities. Seating areas and photo opportunities.


24 bedrooms, either superior, deluxe or classic. Configured as doubles, twins and family rooms, some 4 posters. 21 en suites. 1 ground floor bedroom.


21 en suites a mix of showers, baths or both. 4 have Jacuzzi baths.


Luxury bedding and bathroom towels are included.

Heating and Open Fires

Central heating and fireplaces in lounges and dining room.

Children's Facilities

Family rooms available. Lots of space to explore and run around. Cots and highchairs can be provided.

TV and Music Facilities

Cinema room with projector for film screenings.


Lots of secure off road parking.


No smoking please.

Booking Information

Please get in touch for prices for your dates and event. 50% deposit if booking more than 9 months in advance of stay, then 25% 6 months prior and balance 2 months prior to stay.  Check in from 4pm, check out by 11am. Cots and extra beds are not included. Damage deposit £1500, due 2 months prior and refunded within 2 weeks.

Show Availability

Find the availability for each of our units.

Achnagairn Castle, Inverness-shire

Please contact the owner for availability dates


Located on Achnagairn Estate close to the village of Kirkhill in the Highlands. The village of Beauly is under 10 minutes, the Beauly Firth is 25 minutes and Inverness 20 minutes. Loch Ness within 45 minutes. Close to start and finish of North Coast 500 route. 30 minutes from the airport with easy access by road air and rail.

  • Kirkhill, close to Inverness.
  • Inverness has Tesco, Morrisons and Asda. Beauly has Co-op
  • Many options within half an hour. A selection in Beauly within 10 minutes
  • Inverness Airport, 30 minutes.
  • Inverness.
  • Local service stops at Kirkhill Post Office.

Contact Owner

View Owners Other Properties
Contact Name
Property Location
Visit Website

Planning an Event?

This venue is available for Weddings


Highland castle for bespoke weddings with luxury estate accommodation for 140 guests. Vaulted ballroom for personal ceremonies. Wedding planners and catering available. 30 acres of grounds and gardens for photographs.

Similar homes to book nearby


Please contact the owner for availability dates.

Sign Up For Our Free Newsletter

Sign up for our free newsletter for access to fantastic group holiday ideas, late deals and early access to new properties when they join our site.