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Fyvie Castle

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“walled garden”(23 reviews)
“tea room”(22 reviews)
“guided tour”(21 reviews)
The charm of Fyvie ranges from its 13th-century origins to its stunning Edwardian interiors. The castle is home to a superb collection of arms, armour and paintings, including works by Raeburn and Gainsborough. Stroll around the picturesque loch, or...more
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| Turriff, Fyvie AB53 8JS, Scotland
+44 1651 891266
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All reviews walled garden tea room guided tour national trust for scotland well worth a visit fascinating history self guided interesting rooms wedding venue cake grounds are lovely car park scones lovely walk sunny day music room paintings
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

We are National Trust members and have visited Fyvie Castle many times, and in different seasons of the year. It never fails to impress us and there's always something new to hear about from the friendly and informative guides. The grounds, with a large lake...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Had a great afternoon here and a great tour round the castle by National Trust guide Barrie. Steeped in history and wonderful tales we fascinated throughout (even the kids were quiet). Wish we had come for longer and got round the grounds before it went...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Our visit to this beautiful castle was fantastic and even our children (8 & 11 ) commented on how great it was. The guided tour was very informative and also well presented by our guide and the story of this wonderful castle and its history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank andyfern2018
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

it has a lovely walled castle with huge flower beds, it also sells fresh produce. it has a cosy tearoom with old fireplace. the place itself looks really impressive. it belonged to an American family who had made their fortune with steel. it was sold...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 242corab
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We so enjoyed our visit to this beautiful castle - the grounds are picturesque and we were happy to find picnic tables where we could sit enjoying the sunshine on such a beautiful day! We watched the swans and nine signets as they preened and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lorraine W
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Went to visit Fyvie castle today, however because part of the grounds were being used for a car rally we were unable to use our cards to visit the castle and were expected to pay for parking even though our sticker was clearly displayed.We did...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

My husband & I are members of the National Trust and decided to visit Fyvie Castle which is not far from our home. After parking we first visited the walled garden which is just beautiful, you can buy the fruit & vegetables they grow. Next...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tricia C
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Arriving at the castle prior to opening allowed us to spend a little time in the gardens and grounds, we were treated to a personal tour with one of the guides, which I have to say was well worth it - there were four of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim_Duncan
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Took friends here to see the history of the castle and hear about local legends . Was very informative, the guides know their stories . There was a lot to see with guides in all the rooms . A very enjoyable afternoon in this National...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank reloader22
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Lovely big castle with wide sweeping staircases and some really interesting rooms. A lot of them are quite standard but they're well furnished, and the music room is particularly striking, with huge organ pipes and beautifully decorated walls. It has a look of a chapel...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mária K
July 2, 2018|
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Response from jaycee290941 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no idea. Would suggest phoning Fyvie Castle direct.
June 2, 2017|
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Response from Heather G | Reviewed this property |
I think you can.when I went no-one had any dogs.
April 2, 2017|
Response from TinaPaphos | Reviewed this property |
I spent around an hour inside the castle, they have someone in each room to give you details and stories, could easily spend 2 hours if you want. Plus they have the park and the lake. Each time i went there i spent a few... More