Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Duns Castle, Duns, Berwickshire, sleeps 12-23 in 12 bedrooms.
Duns Castle, located in the Scottish Borders just an hour from Edinburgh, is set within a beautiful 1200-acre estate and has been a family home for 300 years. Steeped in history, the oldest part of the castle dates from 1320 and a programme of events through the year will mark its 700th Anniversary.
The Castle and its seven lovely estate cottages (see separate listing) can be booked individually or as a group. The Castle sleeps up to 23 in 12 luxurious bedrooms and can seat 60 guests for a formal dinner. By including the cottages in your package we can accommodate 56 guests on site. Additional B&B accommodation is available within walking distance in the town of Duns.
The property is a haven of beauty and tranquility, and is let on an exclusive basis for weddings, private hire, group holidays, family celebrations and corporate retreats. Guests can participate in various activities or simply unwind and relax to make the most of their stay. In partnership with the Scottish Wildlife Trust, the estate boasts its own nature reserve complemented by extensive forest trails and a network of walks through parkland, woods and past stunning lakes.
The castle has a homely and authentic feel and we want you to feel quickly at home and to enjoy every aspect of your stay. Our friendly staff will work with you and draw on our extensive network of preferred suppliers to help you plan and organise your perfect event.
We can arrange several fun or team-building activities including archery, clay pigeon shooting, mini-highland games, hovercrafting, 4x4 driving, falconry, nature tours as well as a host of cultural experiences from wine and whisky tastings to murder-mystery, story-telling and art classes.
The Berwickshire town of Duns is within easy walking distance and boasts a historic town trail, several excellent pubs, shops and bistro-style restaurants as well as a museum commemorating local motor sport legend and twice Formula 1 world champion Jim Clark.
Please contact us to check availability and to start planning your visit. We look forward to welcoming you to Duns and will do all we can to make sure you have a wonderful and memorable time with us.
Please contact the castle for current prices and short notice deals. The castle is hired out on an exclusive basis and you can request a costed example itinerary to help you plan your perfect private event.