Self-catering

Serviced Scottish castle rental accommodation for up to 18
for house parties, reunions, conferences, weddings,
between Edinburgh, Perth and St Andrews.

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Myres Castle
Auchtermuchty
Fife
Scotland

Myres Castle, which has 9 luxurious bedrooms each with private bathrooms en suite, is available for exclusive rental, fully serviced, and with the finest Scottish cuisine from award winning chef Christopher Trotter (author of Scottish Cookery).

Myres Castle, setting in parkland

Set in beautiful gardens and 44 acres of parkland enclosed by a high stone wall, the castle is near the village of Auchtermuchty in Fife, about 40 minutes north of Edinburgh, convenient for Perth, the golf courses at St Andrews, Carnoustie, Ladybank and Gleneagles, and excursions to the Highlands.

Staying at Myres Castle:

Drawing Room

This is a place you can feel instantly at home; the staff are friendly, the food exceptional, and the atmosphere a happy combination of grand and intimate.

The castle interior has the warm, light and welcoming atmosphere of a genuinely loved family home. Each bedroom has a special character and owners Jonathan and Jenny White have devoted care and attention to the interior decoration with luxurious fabrics, works of art and fascinating objects from the castle's historic past.

Accommodation:

Stairs
  • 9 bedrooms and bathrooms
  • Drawing room (which can be used as a ballroom)
  • Dining Room
  • Library
  • Study
  • Small sitting room with DVD and wide-screen TV
  • Billiards Room
  • Conference Room
  • Informal Victorian Kitchen
  • Extensive gardens
  • Tennis court
Joanna's bedroom Joanna's bathroom
Charles' bedroom

Above left and right;
Joanna's Room and bathroom.

Right;
Charles' Room.

Below left and right;
The Queen's Bedroom and bathroom.

In the late 1500s Mary Queen of Scots would stay here at the castle or the nearby Palace of Falkland while hunting in The Kingdom of Fife.

Each room has a telephone, CD player and dressing gowns.

Queen Mary's bedroom Queen Mary's bathroom

More images of the accommodation and surroundings

Dining at Myres Castle:

Dining table

The Dining Room (right) has bow windows overlooking the formal garden.

Every meal at Myres Castle is perfectly prepared, cooked and presented. Garden herbs and fresh vegetables Chef Christopher Trotter has a passion for the best traditions of Scottish food and uses fresh locally sourced ingredients and organic home produce, and the castle cellars are stocked with thoughtfully chosen wines.

Conference facilities:

Conference room

- Photo courtesy of Myres Castle.

The "Muchty Room", Myres Castle's Board Room, has a table and fourteen chairs American Walnut with Maplewood stringing and Myrtle Burr inlays, commissioned from David Linley.

Facilities include: conference telephone, modem, television and audio points and a discreetly hidden screen and points for slide, overhead and computer generated presentations. Flip charts, white boards etc. are also available.

There is a Heliport in the grounds.

Tariff:

Highland cow and calves

Price guide:
£295 per person per night based on 12 people staying 2 nights minimim.
£250 per person per night based on 18 people staying 2 nights minimim.
Fully serviced, including all meals (except wines and spirits), exclusive use of the house and grounds.
Please enquire about weddings, marquee hire, etc.

To enquire or to book:

Formal garden

Please contact:
Karen McLean,

Myres Castle
Auchtermuchty
Fife, KY14 7EW
Scotland, UK

Tel: 01337 828350
Fax: 01337 827531
or from outside the UK:
Tel: 44 1337 828350
Fax: 44 1337 827531

Please tell your hosts you found Myres Castle through About Scotland!

Map of the area:

Map of this part of Scotland

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