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Ruins in a Fabulous location

Short walk from the car park. The drive down off the main road from Craignure is a wee bit bumpy... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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A Personal Pilgimage

I visited Castle Moy on a typically dreich Scottish day with a force 6/7 gale blowing in the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
John M
United Kingdom
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Lochbuie | Isle of Mull, Craignure PA62 6AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Drive out to Lochbuie until you think you must have missed it. Find the old Post Office at the shore, then walk along the path to the castle. The standing stones are just a few minutes away by another path. Best to look up the...More

1  Thank KC_Adventuring
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Ruined castle in pretty good condition. You can walk all round it, but not in it. Nice easy walk there from Lochbuie with wild rhododendrons and irises everywhere.

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We took the road less travelled out to Lochbuie to see the ring of standing stones and Moy Castle. The road is rough (single track and crumbling away) and we hit a sharp rock and tore open a tire. Nevertheless, it's an amazing drive with...More

Thank tracyhartman
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The ultimate stop for my wife - the McLean's of Loch Buie castle. We parked at the end of the public road (well signed) and traipsed up the sheep path (dodging inevitable sheep droppings and sheep) to the small bridge leading over to the castle....More

2  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Short walk from the car park. The drive down off the main road from Craignure is a wee bit bumpy / narrow so it does take longer than you might expect to get to it. Watch out for the hidden humps too if you can...More

Thank LadyD75
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I visited Castle Moy on a typically dreich Scottish day with a force 6/7 gale blowing in the foulest weather from the Atlantic. The castle stands abandoned these days but was the home of the MacLaine's of Lochbuie who my ancestors served. It is steeped...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We are staying on the north side of the island so it took us quite a while to get here. Arrived just in time for lunch. Unfortunately we had not packed anything as foolishly expecting a cafe etc. Much to our surprise we parked by...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Lochbuie is thoroughly charming. We parked near the Old Post Office - an honesty shop that wonderfully sets an appropriately winsome tone (and with some fabulous local food on offer). The information board at the shop describes the diverse points of interest: St Kilda's -...More

Thank Tista C
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A good time pass I would say specially if you go on foot😊 . They do have an entry fee so do take some cash with you😁

Thank Muneeb I
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The castle is boarded up, but it's part of a beautiful walk that is definitely worth doing in this area. Park at the old post office/honesty shop, lovely concept which was quite busy when we were there. I only stopped in it to grab some...More

1  Thank GrantFamilyTravels
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