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

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

Walton Castle

Walton Castle, Clevedon, Somerset.

Sleeps 16. This stunning 17th century castle offers luxurious accommodation and glorious views over North Somerset. The central keep houses the main part of the property with self contained bedrooms in the turrets. Indoor swimming pool, roof terrace.

  • 17th Century

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Rowton Castle Hotel

Rowton Castle Hotel, Halfway House, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 9EP.

A castle has stood in the grounds at Rowton for nearly 800 years, and today it boasts nineteen charming, individually designed bedrooms, seven with period 4 poster beds!

  • 17th Century

Traquair House

Traquair House, Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, EH44 6PW.

Unique B&B accommodation at Traquair House, in the oldest inhabited house in Scotland.

  • 12th Century

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

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.

8 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