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| A828 Between Ballachulish and Connel, Appin, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Used in the Monty Python And The Holy Grail film in 1975 (Yes that long ago!), is this very picturesque castle. Worth a stop if your in the area. Consider also looking up the other attraction (Castle Stalker View Cafe) for a good view and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

We came across this castle on the way to Oban (from Glencoe). The sun was setting behind the castle and the colours reflected in the surrounding water. It was stunning! It was so beautiful we had to stop and check it out! Don't plan to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

This was the best castle tour I experienced. Small group and entertaining and informative host. It takes some planning and advance reservations to take this tour, but it was well worth it.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful scenery with this majestic castle stuck on the Loch ! Visits are organized by very small boats, all information can be found at the Castle Stalker View Cafe.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chris P
Reviewed 13 August 2018

If you stop for a coffee and are a Highlander fan, definitely something you can look at, however make sure it is rather in the morning so you are able to take pictures, in the afternoon you have to shoot against the light, so the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This is really worth pre-booking (tours are by reservation only). Count on 2 hours including the short boat ride over to the tiny island on which this picturesque castle sits. The views are stunning. The tour is really interesting with a thorough description of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Very intriguing building from the shore. It is absolutely worth booking a tour, which is the only way to see the castle up close as it is privately owned. We went on a very dreich and dreary day, but it only made the setting more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Didn’t do the tour but, like others, we stopped at the cafe which has a lovely view of the castle. Castle is in a nice setting and given blue skies and sunshine would be very photogenic.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChristineR513
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Did not do the tour but did the country walk (Jubilee Walk) to get there, which was great fun and lots of wild life to see and view the castle from the banish of the Loch. Very impressive building and in its day very important....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank y6GVR
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is our 6th Scotland trip and we have passed by Stalker perhaps 8 or 9 times in our travels. But never has our timing and the tides coincided. We have seen the castle from the viewpoint at the Cafe at the top of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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