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Quintessential Scotland

Set just a few miles from the main A90 this lovely part of Scotland set at the foot of the... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
KipMenin
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Nice castle, and lovely food

We had such out on the lawn. Talk about posh! Nice interior. Well worth the visit. Four of us had... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2015
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Jun 19, 2018
“Quintessential Scotland ”
May 23, 2016
“No more Cortachy Garden Opening???”
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Cortachy Airlie Estates, Kirriemuir DD8 4LX, Scotland
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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Set just a few miles from the main A90 this lovely part of Scotland set at the foot of the Angus Glens is especially worth a visit in May, when the rhododendrons and azaleas are in bloom Beautiful scenery, lovely walks with a car park...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank KipMenin
Reviewed May 23, 2016

The Garden wasn't open last year and there's no indication that it will open 2016. The Earl and Countess have moved out of Cortachy Castle and no-one seems to have taken over their responsibilities. What a pity!!!

Date of experience: June 2015
4  Thank fimobo
Reviewed August 15, 2015

We had such out on the lawn. Talk about posh! Nice interior. Well worth the visit. Four of us had avery pleasant relaxing time, just hangin' as the kids would say!

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Sandyd264
Reviewed July 7, 2015

well being an Ogilvie this castle is special to me. But I cannot say enough about the tour we got from Lauri and her husband. This is a place to seen. please see this castle you won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: July 2015
4  Thank Norman O
Reviewed June 12, 2014

Once a year, for 80 years, these gardens have been opened to the public in benefit of charity. The gardens and grounds are beautiful; the azaleas alone are worth the trip - their perfume pervades the whole garden and there are many more interesting and...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank fimobo
Reviewed June 5, 2014

we spent the afternoon here on Scotlands garden scheme on the 31 st May 2014. The rhododendrons were spectacular in size as well as colour. The laburnums were also beautiful making a splash of bright yellow against the pinks and oranges of the other plants...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Droothy488
Reviewed May 28, 2012

What a wonderful day we spent at this grand castle set in the country. The river nearby set off the estate with wonderful mature trees in great variety in the parkland. The local highland dancers put on a great display by the youngsters - some...More

Date of experience: May 2012
3  Thank darkieScotland
Reviewed June 10, 2011

We went to the open day on Sunday 5th June, it cost £5 per adult to go into the grounds and we received one cheap photocopy of a map between us. But fair enough, we got to park and could wander around the gardens at...More

Date of experience: June 2011
8  Thank rotalianos
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