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Kilchurn Castle

| Lochawe, Dalmally PA33 1AF, Scotland
+44 131 668 8999
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"loch awe"
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"car park"
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"railway bridge"
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"dirt path"
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"beautiful ruins"
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"the main road"
in 12 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 10 reviews
"historic scotland"
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"picturesque setting"
in 3 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 10 reviews
"surrounding mountains"
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"info boards"
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"loch lomond"
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"free entry"
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"by chance"
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"interesting history"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a fair Castle, what you see is what you get. Great views over the lake, a trail where some Angus can be seen. Good indications inside.

Thank RHorea
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This castle is not signposted from the road and is free to enter but it looks like an entry lodge is being built so that may change. Because it was free we didn't expect much but we were very wrong. Firstly the location is stunning...More

Thank Gazzer7UK
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our bus was parked on the main road, and it was a long muddy walk through the fields,luckily,it was a sunny day and the soil was not that soggy,though we managed to get as close to the castle as possible.The beauty of this castle is...More

Thank devanandsubbaraj
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A short walk from the car park and beyond the trees emerged the ruins of the castle in the distance. The path on to castle was very muddy in places but when we reached it we knew the walk had been worth it. Completely free...More

2  Thank MarjofromBrissie
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited again for the fourth time, as we love this castle and surrounding area. Great walk through the fields to the castle. This is the first time we have walked past highland cows on the land. Great views of Loch Awe and great to look...More

1  Thank nbape
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

(NOTE: Approaching from the south there are no signs to the parking turnoff, so you may have to ask locals for the unmarked turn-in for parking.) This castle is mostly fun to see for its location. The ruins themselves are not large, but given its...More

1  Thank TheMarys
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Reviewed April 20, 2018

A lovely walk up to the castle past grazing highland cows. Once there it is amazing. You can get up to different levels and see how they lived.

Thank Chrissie G
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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Kilchurn Castle was the first thing we got to see once we landed, got our rental car, and started driving. It was so amazing there, it was silent and we were surrounded by beautiful snow covered hills. It was closed when we were there but...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

Absolutely loved visiting Kilchurn Castle. Lovely walk and the scenery was amazing. Certainly recommend a visit here. A hidden gem.

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Unfortunately the site itself was closed when we went, but we were able to walk up to it & take in the amazing views of the mountains surrounding it. It looked quite eerie stood on a small hill, surrounded by mountains and clouds & i...More

Thank Melvina67
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njmidd
April 3, 2017|
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Response from Tony809 | Reviewed this property |
No it's free
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Andrea W
May 8, 2016|
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Response from oblomova2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The castle is closed which means you can't climb to the top of it, but don't let that stop you. You can walk round it and there are places you can see into the interior. It's still well worth a visit for its location... More
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historyteacher_8
March 5, 2015|
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Response from keith r w | Reviewed this property |
Assuming you will be at Glencoe again here are directions.I could not find the B8074 on my map but in any case you will need to get to A82 which you would have to had used anyway to get to Glencoe. This is the main road that... More
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