If you’re looking for a great day out in North-East Scotland, visit our beautiful Walled Garden at Gordon Castle, which is being lovingly restored to its former glory.
If you’re looking for a great day out in North-East Scotland, visit our beautiful Walled Garden at Gordon Castle, which is being lovingly restored to its former glory. Over two hundred years old, it is one of Scotland's largest and oldest walled gardens. With 259 espaliered fruit trees including some rare varieties that gives the keen gardener plenty to admire.
It is a place of beauty and calm for all to enjoy and has been re-designed by multi award-winning garden designer Arne Maynard to give a modern twist in a traditional design. This productive Walled Garden changes with the Scottish seasons making each visit different. You can see our dedicated team of gardeners hard at work, digging, hoeing, sowing or harvesting. The new childrens natural play area evolves continually so it really is a great place for a perfect family day out in Speyside.
Come and purchase unique and contemporary food and gifts from our shop, all containing natural ingredients from our Garden, or inspired by this beautuful place.
Our luxury bath products, quality Scottish gifts, and high quality items for the home are unique to the Gordon Castle Scotland brand. From naturally scented bath oils to our award winning premium gin, chutneys and salad dressings, to tweed bags and cider, we think there is something for everyone . Every item is jam packed with the Garden's freshness and vitality.
For great home cooked food visit our Walled Garden Cafe, nestled on the site of a 19th century greenhouse in the heart of the Garden. Delightful and delicious seasonal Scottish dishes are prepared with care and plenty of flair using the finest local ingredients, so fresh you may see some being picked from our Garden before they reach your plate. Come and enjoy coffee, a homemade lunch, afternoon tea, or a top notch dinner, whilst watching the garden grow from the restaurant's ceiling to floor windows. It is best to book if you want to guarantee your place. You can see the regularly changing seasonal menus online. A feast for the senses, for the whole family.....There's a childrens menu and plenty of vegetarian and gluten free options too.