Castles to Rent

Historic UK is pleased to introduce a selection of unique exclusive use castles to rent across England, Scotland and Wales. Whether you choose a medieval palace, a fort or a Victorian folly, these properties offer self catering holidays with a difference.

Imagine being the lord or lady of your very own luxury castle, sleeping in a magnificent four poster bed and exploring acres of beautiful grounds. Some properties even come complete with their own chef! Many of the castles listed on this page are also available for weddings and events.

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Featured Accommodation

The Hadlow Tower

High Street, Hadlow, Kent. TN11 0EG

Sleeps 6. Be part of your own fairy-tale journey with a stay in what is reputed to be the Tallest Gothic Folly in the World. This exclusive use property offers the most romantic setting in luxurious surroundings, all with panoramic views over the beautiful Kent countryside.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Knock Old Castle

Largs, Ayrshire.

Sleeps 8. Following an extensive renovation programme, this 14th century fairytale castle is now ready to open its quirky doors to holiday guests. Located on the Ayrshire coast, enjoy breathtaking views over the sea from the glass domed castle turret. Cottage Code: UKC868.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 14th Century

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Glenapp Castle

Glenapp Castle, Ballantrae, Ayrshire, KA26 0NZ.

Welcome to Glenapp Castle, an award winning 5 star Castle Hotel only 90 minutes from Glasgow, Scotland.

  • 19th Century

Deer Park

Scampston, nr. Malton, North Yorkshire.

Sleep 10. Set in parkland designed by Capability Brown, this miniature gothic folly castle offers unique and spacious holiday accommodation for up to ten. With a long and varied history, it enjoys uninterrupted views over the great park to Scampston Hall. Cottage Code: IZO.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

The Old Folly

The Old Folly, Hunmanby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. Built in the early 1800’s as a ruin, today this gatehouse has been converted into a wonderful and unique set of two holiday homes. Perfect for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and coastline (Filey is only 3 miles away). Cottage Code: IJQ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Hen Wrych Hall Tower

Abergele, Conwy.

Sleeps 2. Ideally situated only four minutes from the beach, this romantic tower boasts a four-poster bed and an open fire. The grade II listed building has been lovingly renovated, and could be your own romantic castle for two! Cottage Code: OPW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • 19th Century

Dunstan Hall

Dunstan Hall, Craster, Northumberland.

Sleeps 18. Dunstan Hall is a wonderful grade II listed exclusive use castle dating back to the 14th century, perhaps as far back as the 11th century. The hall boasts wonderful sea views, and is only one mile from the local beach. Cottage Code: MRD.

  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 14th Century
  • Piano

Ardbrecknish House – The Study

South Lochaweside, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 2 – 12. Dating from the 16th century, Ardbrecknish House enjoys a stunning Highland setting just a short stroll from the banks of Loch Awe – the UK’s longest freshwater loch. Follow the link below to view the 9 properties at this location. Cottage Code: 15459.

  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Kinmount Castle Cottages

nr. Annan, Dumfries and Galloway.

7 properties sleeping 2 – 6. This architect-designed conversion has transformed the Victorian servants’ wing of magnificent Kinmount House into a delightful courtyard cluster of holiday cottages. Shared indoor pool, games room, gym and sauna. Cottage Code: SBA.

  • Games room
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Whitehall Pele Tower

Whitehall, Mealsgate, Cumbria.

Sleeps 8. This unique 14th-century tower is perfectly situated for exploring the Lake District. Situated amongst acres of grounds, this quirky property is ideal for a relaxing holiday in the country. Includes period features such as a Tudor fireplace. Cottage Code: B4872.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 14th Century

Delgatie Castle – Symbister Suite

Delgatie Castle, nr. Banff, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 5. Delgatie Castle sits peacefully on a large country estate that dates back to 1050. The elegant Symbister Suite, located in the north wing of the castle, has, as you would expect, all the style and ambience of a real stately home. Cottage Code: B4267.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 11th Century

Langland Bay Manor

Gower Peninsula, nr. Swansea, Glamorgan.

Sleeps 4. This beautifully furnished, second floor holiday apartment, offers stunning sea views. Set in a Grade II listed building, Langland Bay Manor was built in the mid 19th century in the Scottish Baronial style. The beach is just 2 minutes away. Cottage Code: OVL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century