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Forter Castle

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Reviewed 25 December 2017

A friend booked this beautiful magical Castle for 7 days to celebrate his 50th Birthday and there were 8 of us who all travelled from Australia. We cooked our own meals. The huge attention to detail is amazing. Easily the most comfortable bed I have...More

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Response from DanVoyce, Manager at Forter CastleResponded 28 December 2017

Good Afternoon Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It is really lovely that you have come all the way from Australia and have had such a great stay. We hope that some day you will be able to come back for longer. Best...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were 13 people, 3 generations from 4 continents and couldn't have had a better family vacation. Forter castle was the perfect blend of location, luxury and fit us perfectly. It was a nice drive from Edinburgh as we stopped in Falkirk and Stirling along...More

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Response from DanVoyce, Manager at Forter CastleResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you had a great stay and enjoyed all that Forter has to offer. We hope that you might come back and amongst other things watch some more wonderful movies such as My Fair Lady as a family!...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome stay at Forter. We took the sleeper train up from London on a Thursday night and back down on a Sunday, so made the absolute most of the 3 days and thank god we did: what a stunning castle in beautiful surroundings. It was...More

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Response from DanVoyce, Manager at Forter CastleResponded 17 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Forter Castle. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable time and even managed to go skiing. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Forter Team

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a fantastic weekend with 4 other couples at Forter Castle. The transfer from the airport was very easy, and straightforward, around 1 hour 45 minutes. The castle was immaculately decorated, with a wonderful open fire. All the small things were...More

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Response from DanVoyce, Manager at Forter CastleResponded 17 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Forter Castle. We are delighted that you had a good time. Its good to hear that the transfer was straightforward from Edinburgh its a question that is asked a lot. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

An absolutely stunning building, inside and out. A beautifully restored castle originating from the 15th century. Along with breath-taking views, walks and towns the castle itself is incredible. Stunning interior with no expense spared it's an absolute dream of a place to stay. We used...More

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Response from DanVoyce, Manager at Forter CastleResponded 9 March 2017

Many thanks for your time in writing a review its really appreciated. We are delighted that you had a wonderful stay and hope that you might come back again in the near future. Kind Regards Forter Team

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Hi the nearest pub is the Glenisla Pub approximately four miles away. The best way to stock up for food is as you drive up from Blairgowrie which is 30 minutes away and has a large Tesco's. Also a lot of people arrange... More
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Eileen D
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Hi the nearest pub is the Glenisla about 10 minutes drive. The nearest shops are in Blairgowrie about 45 minutes drive or Alyth about 30 minutes drive. We normally get deliveries directly to the castle from the normal large... More
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"Just simply being in Forter Castle is a dream !"
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"Since you get the whole castle you get the room you can reach sooner than others in your group. 😀"
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"As it's a castle, winding stairs so good to bear in mind for those less able to climb stairs."
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"Stairs are not suitable for those with mobility issues, no cell service. Pay phone in castle for guest use or..."
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