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Glamis Castle

Glamis DD8 1RJ, Scotland
+44 1307 840393
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Glamis Castle and Bonnie Dundee Tour from St Andrews
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Glamis Castle and Bonnie Dundee Tour from Dundee
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Come and visit the finest castle in Scotland, winner of the best attraction award for the UK 2015. Enjoy the history and spectacle of Glamis Castle. Take a guided tour with one of our expert guides and soak up the atmosphere of a thousand years of history. Browse in our Gift Shop or just pop in for Lunch or Afternoon tea in the Victorian Kitchen Restaurant. There are events all year round so come and have a great day out!
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guided tour” (149 reviews)
“queen mother” (138 reviews)
“gift shop” (71 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Glamis DD8 1RJ, Scotland
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+44 1307 840393
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"guided tour"
in 149 reviews
"queen mother"
in 138 reviews
"gift shop"
in 71 reviews
"walled garden"
in 70 reviews
"princess margaret"
in 34 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 74 reviews
"childhood home"
in 28 reviews
"italian garden"
in 54 reviews
"beautiful grounds"
in 18 reviews
"ask questions"
in 11 reviews
"ghost stories"
in 42 reviews
"enjoyed our visit"
in 12 reviews
"excellent tour"
in 11 reviews
"interesting history"
in 11 reviews
"on display"
in 14 reviews
"car park"
in 23 reviews
"sunny day"
in 12 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took American friends to Glamis with our family and grandchildren. We had a tour of the castle and gardequesns my oldest grandchild of 6 years really enjoyed going round the castle he found it interesting and asked lots of questions afterwards, both children enjoyed a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went to the Castle today, enroute to Banff, had a great afternoon, the tour guide was amazing, Thankyou for the sharing of your knowledge. Pity about the rain.

Thank janette1407
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Glamis_Castle, Guest Relations Manager at Glamis Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, I am glad you enjoyed your visit to Glamis Castle. All the very best, Chimene

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a brilliant afternoon at Glamis Castle. Very attentive and courteous staff from the word go. We were met at the booking hut by a very helpful man. He issued our tickets and gave us lots of useful information. We then had a lovely lunch...More

Thank theresaFife_Scotland
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Glamis_Castle, Guest Relations Manager at Glamis Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your positive review. I am glad to hear you had a wonderful visit to Glamis Castle! All the very best, Chimene

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I were gifted the tour of Glamis Castle & Lunch by our lovely grandson Lynne was a very knowledgeable and also charmingly funny guide Thank you Lynne The castle is very well maintained and the grounds & trails beautiful Our lunch in...More

Thank clouds21
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Glamis_Castle, Guest Relations Manager at Glamis Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your positive review of Glamis Castle, I am glad you enjoyed the guided tour by Lynne and a delicious lunch in the restaurant. All the very best, Chimene

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Glamis yesterday and although our tour guide was interesting ,with humour thrown in, I felt we were rushed through from room to room because you could hear another group hot on our heels. We had a coffee and a tea outside at the "cafe"...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it. Jim was such a welcoming face at the front gate We (very luckily) for Gail for our tour. She was professional and funny. What a great tour you are Gail Than you Glamis

Thank ReeMac1
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a guided tour of the castle, explore the lovely gardens and grounds and enjoy a snack in the tea room. Don't miss the walled garden and the trail through the Pinetum featuring carved wooden figures from Shakespeare's Macbeth.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Glamis Castle, still occupied by the same original family, was a castle used by Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret as little girls but dates back 1372. Many famous Scots have frequented this castle over the centuries and are represented in the art work throughout the...More

Thank r0adkill
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has been years since we last visited Glamis Castle, but we decided to stop on the way back from Glasgow. And what a treat it was. A lovely castle, well furnished and an excellent tour guide who was extremely knowledgeable and able to provide...More

Thank Anco M
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Glamis_Castle, Guest Relations Manager at Glamis Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to review Glamis Castle. I am glad you enjoyed your return visit and found the guided tour enjoyable. All the very best, Chimene

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove from Gleneagles to Glamis Castle and arrived early for the first tour. This was a very easy and pleasant tour with knowledgeable guides that kept a good pace. All of the rooms that we visited were in spotless condition and beautifully maintained artifacts....More

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dharma2015
February 13, 2018|
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Response from Kirk F | Reviewed this property |
You are getting into the peak Summer season. I visited in October 2017 when there was hardly any tourists around. I doubt there will be a problem paying on arrival, but I would call Tourist information at Glamis Castle to be... More
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Kerrie W
September 30, 2017|
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Response from janefisher47 | Reviewed this property |
I think they are open everyday! Certainly in the summer season.
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Diana C
April 1, 2017|
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Response from Glamis_Castle | Property representative |
yes, all our tours are guided, in English and take approximately 50 minutes to an hour. The tour is 10 rooms going from the grand (State Dining Room/Drawing Room) to the more intimate Royal Apartments of The Queen Mother.
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