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Birkhill Castle - great Tay Estuary views as a backdrop for photos
Birkhill Castle - outdoor pool
Birkhill Castle - formal dining for all guests and a lovely spot for a wedding breakfast
Birkhill Castle - exquisite drawing room
Birkhill Castle - gorgeous Chestnut bedroom on the 2nd floor
Birkhill Castle - impressive external aspect
Birkhill Castle - fishing available on the estate
Birkhill Castle - relax by the open fire and sip a glass of fizz
Birkhill Castle - dining table set up for a special occasion including weddings
Birkhill Castle - well stocked library with rare books
Birkhill Castle - 1 of 2 grand pianos
Birkhill Castle - chefs can create a celebration menu for your special event
Birkhill Castle - Willow bedroom on the 1st floor with views out to the Tay Estuary
Birkhill Castle - enjoy a wee dram of local whisky
Birkhill Castle - Rowan bedroom
Birkhill Castle - Birch single bedroom
Birkhill Castle - lovely Cherry bedroom can be a twin or super king
Birkhill Castle - luxury freestanding bath in Chestnut bedroom
Birkhill Castle - Rowan bedroom with drawings on the wall showcasing parts of the estate
Birkhill Castle - shower room
Birkhill Castle - Willow bedroom with gorgeous occasional furniture
Birkhill Castle - chess set
Birkhill Castle - attractive flower decorations
Birkhill Castle - garden trails and archway
Birkhill Castle - from the outside
Birkhill Castle - stunning Tay views
Birkhill Castle - premier golf courses nearby
Birkhill Castle - St Andrews is a Mecca for golf lovers
Birkhill Castle - grounds of the estate
Birkhill Castle - Ghillie on the River Tay
Birkhill Castle - have a go at archery
Birkhill Castle - clay pigeon shooting on the estate
Birkhill Castle - beautiful scenery all around
Birkhill Castle - trails from the door
Birkhill Castle - stunning surroundings in any season
Birkhill Castle - magical in the snow
Birkhill Castle - outdoor pool
Birkhill Castle - formal dining for all guests and a lovely spot for a wedding breakfast
Birkhill Castle - exquisite drawing room
Birkhill Castle - gorgeous Chestnut bedroom on the 2nd floor

Birkhill Castle, Cupar, Fife, Scotland

Sleeps 2 - 30 14 Bedrooms 50 Dining

Impressive castle near Cupar sleeping 30 for special catered celebration events with family and friends and intimate weddings

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Birkhill Castle, Cupar, Fife, Scotland, sleeps 2 - 30 in 14 bedrooms.

Sleeps 30 in 14 bedrooms (the nursery also has 2 trundle beds).

This gorgeous Scottish castle could be exclusively yours on a fully serviced basis, with a butler and excellent chefs to cater to your every need, with different budgets catered for too. Multi generational families, corporate groups and small wedding parties can enjoy this stunning venue for a celebration or get together. Well behaved dogs are welcome.

An hour from Edinburgh, Birkhill Castle is a good base for discovering the Highlands and Lowlands of Scotland. Located in 1500 acres of grounds, with country sports available including clay pigeon shooting and deerstalking, Birkhill Castle offers something a little different. The world class golf courses of Gleneagles and St Andrews are also nearby.

This stunning turreted house oozing history and culture has an impressive approach and beautiful landscaped gardens. Flexible living accommodation is elegant yet comfortable, with plenty of open fires. The formal dining room is wonderful for celebration dinners, and also ideal for a board meeting or presentation. Relax in the period drawing room on stylish luxury sofas and enjoy the view through enormous picture windows, or head to the billiards room for competitive fun or the library for a moment of quiet.

There's lots of space outdoors for games or team building activities, with many opportunities for beautiful wedding photos. There are an outdoor pool and a tennis court on site too.

The 14 bedrooms across 2 floors are individually designed and beautifully decorated, a combination of doubles and singles. The nursery is great for the children of the group, with bunks and trundle beds. All of the bedrooms have good bathroom facilities, some shared, a mix of double sized showers and freestanding baths.

This is an area rich in history with castles including Falkland Palace, Stirling or Balmoral Castle. For outdoor enthusiasts the Cairngorms can be reached in 1.5 hours for the challenge of 55 Munros and numerous trails. Take a trip to Edinburgh for the castle and a wealth of cultural attractions. Fife has a great range of eateries and 3 Michelin starred restaurants, as well as a stunning coastline.


Dog Friendly

Well behaved dogs welcome. Please enquire.


Downstairs disabled rooms are available on request - capacity of the Castle will remain the same.


WiFi throughout.

Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool.

Tennis Court

On site tennis court.

Games Room

Billiards and table tennis.

Dining Room

Formal dining for all guests. Outdoor dining.

Sitting Room

Elegant drawing room with sofas and open fire. Library with seating and fireplace.


Country kitchen with Aga and a chef's kitchen.


1500 acres of estate with Tay Estuary views. Tennis court, golf driving range and outdoor pool. Outdoor seating.

TV and Music Facilities

Sky TV, Movies and Sport. 2 grand pianos. Bose portable sound system.


14 bedrooms across 2 floors combination of kings, doubles, singles, 4 poster, 1 zip and link. Nursery with bunks for 6 children linked to Oak Room.


Some rooms have en suite double showers and stand alone baths. Some shared bathrooms.

Children's Facilities

High chair and travel cots are available.

Heating and Open Fires

Central heating. Open fires in all reception rooms.


500 thread count Egyptian cotton bed linen provided.


Plenty of parking.


No smoking please.

Booking Information

The Castle can be booked on 2 different packages – Fully catered and serviced or self catered. Both packages are for exclusive use of the entire Castle and immediate surrounding grounds.

Our Fully catered and serviced package includes a royal butler for your entire stay, service staff for all your meals and an award winning fine dining chef. This package also has the added benefit of the Castle Managers acting as booking agents for any activities, transport or experiences you like during your stay.

If you are interested in the Castle on a self catered basis then please enquire for the price.

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Birkhill Castle, Fife

Please contact the owner for availability dates


Located 15 minutes from Cupar overlooking the Tay Estuary. St Andrews is 30 minutes and Edinburgh an hour. The Cairngorms and Munros are 1 hour 30 minutes and Loch Lomond 2 hours.

  • Near Cupar.
  • Cupar has a range of shops. Edinburgh is an hour away.
  • Fife has a range of eateries including 3 Michelin starred restaurants.
  • Edinburgh.
  • Cupar.
  • Regular bus service to Cupar.

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Planning an Event?

This venue is available for Weddings

Birkhill Castle - quite a venue for the big day
Birkhill Castle - the happy couple


Romantic Fife castle, perfect as a wedding venue. 1500 acres of grounds and landscaped gardens. Outside and inside ceremonies with flexibility of choosing your own cateres and other providers. On site bedrooms for 30 guests.

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Please contact the owner for availability dates.

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