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Brodie Castle

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A clan chief's treasure house, generations of Clan Brodie have lived and died within Brodie Castle. On the tour can be seen a letter from Robert the Bruce, the coronation robe worn by Queen Adelaide in 1831, antique furniture and ceramics and an...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Off A96 | 20 Miles East of Inverness, 4 Miles West of Forres, Forres IV36 2TE, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well very expensive to say the least. Interesting sadly a crabid staff member was in the gift shop boy could she moans. Ruined our day won't be back.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank robertseymour3
Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that your experience at Brodie was not a positive one. Please email brodiecastle@nts.org.uk with details of your complaint and we shall look into this thoroughly for you. Thank you

Reviewed November 12, 2018

We always enjoy a visit to Brodie, and this year called in for lunch at your cafe. Unfortunately, the stone floors of the cafe clash noisily with the metal legs of the chairs, so badly that you cannot hear yourself speak when people are moving...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Hi Jenny, thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Brodie Castle. We will pass your feedback on.

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

A nice afternoon spent here and as well as a tour of the castle which was well conducted by Gareth they have recently opened the playgarden which is great to spend and hour or so. Nice views and gardens make it a worthwhile visit Ps...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Hi Andrew, thank you for providing a lovely review of your visit to Brodie Castle. We hope to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed October 28, 2018

Brodie Castle is home to a magnificent collection of furniture, ceramics and artwork, and an impressive library containing over 6000 books. Refreshingly it is kept as the house was when it was lived in and not like a museum. Our guide, Tony, was very pleasant,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback from your trip to Brodie Castle. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the castle and tour. The ingredients used in the cafe are sourced locally, supporting local producers.

Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

The Brodie Castle and furnishings were impressive, the tour was not. Maybe we got the wrong tour guide, but we felt more like we were being on a supervised walk through, not a tour. When you have to ask the basic questions ‘when was it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy the tour of Brodie Castle. We have received lots of positive feedback from visitors who have found our tour guides helpful and informative.

Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Spacious grounds with pay and display in lovely woods. Grounds allow for pleasant walk around and they have traditional outdoor play area with flying fox climbing frames etc and they have an indoor new build cafe/shop with an adventure play area. The castle is currently...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Hi Iain, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review of Brodie Castle. We always appreciate hearing from visitors.

Reviewed October 25, 2018

Brodie castle offers hourly tours that are fantastic! Our tour guide kept us interested and amused every step of the way. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank flygirl215
Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for leaving feedback from your positive experience at Brodie Castle. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed October 24, 2018

We were shown round in a small group by a very good lady guide. Parts of the castle are old, older and much older, all very interesting and lots of stories about the past occupants.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank morageckford
Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to Brodie Castle, thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful family castle! Guides are very well trained and the castle has a lot of original piantings that you could take all day looking if you were allowed. I would recommend everyone to come see Brodie castle

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Heather S
Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Hi Heather, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We very much appreciate your kind comments.

Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

We love an NTS cafe for lunch when we’re away so decided to visit Brodie cafe whilst on the area. We walked the dog through the extensive grounds, before popping him back and visiting the cafe. There is loads of seating outside for sunnier and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fiona T
Lisa H, Public Relations Manager at Brodie Castle, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

HI Fiona, thank you for providing some feedback from your visit to Brodie Castle. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the tour of the castle and exploring the grounds with your dog. We have recently upgraded our cafe facilities to meet demand, where we...More

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_therooster09
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Salmanthegodfather | Reviewed this property |
Make it a day worth remembrance instead the regret. Just remember when we die we take nothing but the white curtains.. the happiness doesn’t have numbers .
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ALT643
July 4, 2018|
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Response from Lisa H | Property representative |
Brodie Castle is currently trialling non-guided tours. Please call ahead first to ensure you can book for this as opposed to the guided tour, if this is your preference.
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MoiraW750
April 20, 2018|
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Response from WendyLou03 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure about the times for the Tours, we called the castle before arriving and didn't do a tour as I am in a wheelchair and can walk a little but very slowly.
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