Kinnettles Castle, North of Dundee


Kinnettles, Forfar, Angus, DD8 1TR

    Here at Kinnettles Castle, our luxurious 5 star accommodation is elegant, chic and contemporary with classic rooms and suites to family rooms and even self catering accommodation in The Gate Lodge

    Kinnettles Castle is an amazing home suited to smaller party celebrations and also offers a more relaxed atmosphere for business clients for meetings and special breaks. The property boasts a billiards room, games room, bar and tower sitting room alongside spacious and comfortable reception rooms giving guests the choice of where to spend their leisure time.

    The perfect location for an exclusive wedding, the Castle allows close family and friends to stay with you the night before your wedding and enjoy an informal evening before the big day. Kinnettles Castle is fully licensed to hold weddings for up to 150 guests and is the perfect party pad for your wedding celebrations.

    Corporate guests will benefit from the privacy afforded by exclusive use of this stunning property, providing a relaxed but luxurious venue for a small meetings, conferences, product launches and directors retreats, with modern technology where required.

    In these wonderful grounds, team building exercises and activities such as clay pigeon shooting, archery and falconry can be enjoyed. For something different, sign up for a Kinnettles’ all-inclusive themed house party to partake in a personal development course or learn a new hobby.

    5 Exclusive Use Venue
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2015
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Classic Bedroom
    £175.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Executive Suite
    £245.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Gate Lodge
    £250.00 per unit per night
    Superior Suite
    £350.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    Prices from £175 per room, based on 2 people sharing with breakfast included

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Activity Holiday
    • Castle
    • City Breaks
    • Holiday Rentals
    • Hotel Breaks
    • Seasonal Breaks
    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Children Welcome


    • Conference Facilities
    • Disabled Access
    • Equipment Hire
    • Internet Access
    • Open To Non Residents
    • Picnic Area
    • Room Service Available
    • Smoking Restricted


    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Hen/Stag Parties Welcome
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People

    Wedding Services

    • Able to erect a marquee
    • Accommodation Available
    • Civil Ceremony
    • In-house Co-ordinator
    • Reception Facilities
    • Religious Ceremony
    • Wedding Packages Available


    • Bar Available
    • Breakfast Available
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Dairy Free by arrangement
    • Dinner Available
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Gluten Free by arrangement
    • Kosher Meals by arrangement
    • Licensed Bar / Clubroom
    • Lunch Available
    • Nut Free Meals by arrangement
    • Patio/Beer Garden
    • Restaurant
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegan Meals Available by arrangement
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Bath Ensuite
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
    • Private Bathroom
    • Public Toilet Facilities
    • Shower
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Telephone
    • Toilets
    • Towel Charge
    • Towels Provided
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Leisure Facilities

    • Entertainment Available
    • Hi-Fi
    • Indoor Recreational Facilities
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV In Room
    • TV Lounge
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Debit Card
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    Driving to Kinnettles Castle

    The Castle is easily accessible by car.

    From Forfar: - Take the A94/Glamis Road West towards Glamis. Before Douglastown, take a left down the B9127. Continue for a mile and you should see the castle on your left. The entrance is just past the castle on your left.

    From Dundee: - Take the A90 North towards Forfar. Come off at the A94 towards Glamis. Before Douglastown, take a left down the B9127. Continue for a mile and you should see the castle on your left. The entrance is just past the castle on your left

    Public Transport Directions

    Flying to Dundee Airport Flybe run regular flights to Dundee Airport from Birmingham and Belfast Airport. CityJet operate flights to Dundee from London City airport.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

    Journey Planner

    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by a ramp or lift :
      • to the bar
      • to the lounge

    General Questions

    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours
    • Emergency evacuation procedures for the safe exit of guests with disabilities
    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment

    Restaurant / Breakfast / Dining Room

    • Restaurant / breakfast / dining room provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by the guest


    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

    Activity Special Offer


    Fishing on some of Scotland's finest waters

    Our traditional Baronial Castle is the perfect setting to enjoy traditional sports and appreciate Scotland's great outdoors.

    Salmon Fishing on the River Tay 

    • Full Cooked Scottish breakfast including pastries, juices, fresh fruit and all the trimmings to fuel you up for the day
    • Return transfers to your beat on the magnificent Tay
    • Your personal Ghillie who knows the river like the back of his hand
    • All equipment including waders, life jacket, rods, flies and tackle
    • Hearty Kinnettles packed lunch
    • Full day of salmon fishing on the River Tay
    • 3 course dining experience – you’ll be hungry!
    • Superb overnight accommodation

    From £452.00* per person (based on two sharing).


    Trout Fishing on Loch Resceobie

    • Return transfers to the loch
    • Your personal Ghillie who will share his years of invaluable experience
    • All equipment including waders, life jacket, rods, flies and tackle  
    • Hearty Kinnettles packed lunch
    • 3 course dining experience
    • Superb overnight accommodation

    From £265.00* per person (based on two sharing).


    To book call us on 0330 333 7 222

    Activity Special Offer

    Carnoustie Golf Breaks

    For any serious player, experiencing golf in Scotland is absolutely essential. That's why we offering you these AmaZing Carnoustie golf packages.

    Play at one of the world's most testing golf course in Carnoustie, whilst staying in Kinnettles, one of Scotland's most beautiful and stunning castles.

    With over 550 courses within a relatively small area, it is understandable that golfers from all over the world make the pilgrimage to the home of golf.

    Walk in the footsteps of golfing legends such as Ben Hogan, Gary Player and Tom Watson as our AmaZing Venue Kinnettles Castle has teamed up with Carnoustie to offer you an AmaZing golfing experience, just a half hour drive away.

    We offer a range of packages designed to offer you the golfing holiday you've dreamed of, each includes at least one round at the world famous Carnoustie Championship course, which has been home to the Open Championship on no less than seven occasions (handicap of 28 for men and 36 for ladies required).

    Offering the best of Scottish hospitality in a stunning environment, what better way to relax after a days golfing than in our bar with a tasty dram, followed by a fine 4 course dinner prepared by our talented chefs, then (after a few more drams) retire to our luxury rooms to rest and recover from the days exertions.

    To book call us now - 0330 333 7 222

    Food & Drink offer

    Festive Luncheon ………… Celebrate somewhere special

    Treat your colleagues or friends this December with a sumptuous festive luncheon in spectacular seasonal surroundings. Our Head Chef has carefully selected local ingredients to create the most indulgent menu you will have ever enjoyed. Go on, spoil yourself.

    Let the festivities begin...

    • Canapé reception
    • Delicious three course lunch
    • Tea, coffee and mince pies
    • Visit from Father Christmas with a gift
    • Winter Wonderland themed room


    Only £35 per person


    7th-21st December (Sundays only)

    To book call: 01307 70 67 67 or visit:

    Food & Drink offer

    Christmas Day Lunch…….Stress free Christmas at Kinnettles  

    Here at the Castle we will take care of everything, so you can enjoy what really matters...the presents! This year, sit back, relax and let us do the hard work (washing up) for you.


    For just £85 per person:

    • Canapé reception
    • Delicious four course festive feast
    • Tea, coffee and mince pies
    • Visit from Father Christmas with a gift
    • Winter Wonderland themed room


    To book call:

    01307 70 67 67or

    Food & Drink offer

    Party Nights ……….. Feel on top of the world...


    Drink, Dine & Dance at Kinnettles Castle this December. Come to our glorious Winter Wonderland and revel with your friends and colleagues.  Enjoy a fantastically festive dinner party, followed by dancing into the small hours with music from our DJ.


    Plan ahead

    Make sure your Christmas party starts with a bang – if you pre-order your drinks, you will receive a 10% discount across our extensive Champagne, cocktails, wine and beer selection!


    Party night menu:

    Canapé reception

    Three course festive feast followed by tea, coffee and mince pies

    Visit from Father Christmas with a gift

    Winter Wonderland themed room

    After dinner dancing with a professional DJ


    Exclusively yours!

    Looking for a phenomenal party that will keep people talking about it for years? Book a festive party night at Kinnettles Castle on an exclusive basis. Special rates available – contact us for more information, but be quick, party nights are extremely popular!


    Booking & pricing info

    NOW ONLY £39 per person


    4th-20th December (Thu-Sat)


    To book call: 01307 70 67 67 or

    Food & Drink offer

    Festive Afternoon Tea…Festive Afternoon Tea…

    Sugar and spice makes Christmas nice

    Live the fairytale magic this Christmas with our Festive Afternoon Tea in our very own Winter Wonderland.

    Indulge in a selection of delicately handmade finger sandwiches with our wintery additions of turkey and cranberry stuffing.  A mouth-watering array of delectable pastries themed with festive flavours and homemade cakes will tantalize your taste buds ready for the traditional and sumptuous scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam.

    Each Afternoon Tea is served with either freshly brewed coffee or a selection of speciality loose leaf teas and includes a historic guided tour of the Venue.

    Booking & pricing info

    ◆ £25 per person

    ◆ 12.30-4.00pm

    ◆ 6th-20th December (Wed-Sat)


    To book call: 01307 70 67 67 or visit:




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