Scottish Castles Association

Preserving the Past for the Future


SCA Castle Tour to Angus and the Mearns - April 2019

Melgund Castle
Our Spring Tour to the Angus and Mearns region will include a visit to Melgund Castle above
Introduction: We will be exploring some of the well-known and less-well-known castles of the Angus and Mearns region this April. So far we plan to visit Thornton, Gardyne, Melgund, Flemington and also enjoy a private tour of Glamis Castle including areas usually off limits to the public. Our AGM will also be taking place over the weekend.
Tour Dates: Saturday 27th April - Sunday 28th April 2019
Friday: No activities are planned for the Friday but many members may choose to arrive on this day
Saturday:
  • Itinerary to be announced
  • The AGM will take place in the Glenesk Hotel before dinner
Sunday:
  • Itinerary to be announced
Hotel Base
Information:

Glenesk Hotel
High Street
Edzell
DD9 7TF
Tel: 01356 647333
Email: reception@gleneskhotel.com
Click here to visit its website.

Arrangements have been made on a bed and breakfast basis (including free WiFi throughout the hotel and full use of the swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, steam room and small gym) at the following rates:

Standard Single room: £90 per night (per room)
Standard Double room for sole occupancy: £100 per night (per room)
Standard Double/Twin room: £130 per night (per room)
Executive Double room for sole occupancy: £130 per night (per room)
Executive Double/Twin room: £160 per night (per room)

Anyone requiring a third night should make this clear at the time of booking.

Rooms are being held for the SCA until the end of February so please mention the SCA when booking.

Alternative accommodation

Panmure Arms Hotel - 01356 648950. Click here to visit its website.

Doune House Bed & Breakfast, plus a 2-bed self-catering cottage - 01356 648201. Click here to visit its website.

Kinnaber Bed & Breakfast - 01356 6480510. Click here to visit its website.

Alexandra Lodge - 01356 648266. Click here to visit its website.

Hotel Google Map: CLICK HERE to view a map of the Glenesk Hotel's location.
Attendance Form:
Additional Info: Full details of the castles being visited during the tour will be published nearer the time.



Added: 13 Feb 2019 Updated: 14 Feb 2019
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