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Lochranza Castle

Lochranza, Scotland
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3-Day Isle of Arran Tour from Glasgow Including Robert Burns Country
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautifully set with some interesting information about the violent past! There isn't much left now but the walk out to it worth the visit anyway. Access is free. You can wander around some sections but care is needed as stones are slippery and ceilings low!!...More

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely ruined castle on a spit (promontary) into the loch. Interesting historically, but also lots of wildlife around - deer, otters, rabbits, eagles, ducks etc

Thank WheezeyFox
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very accessible, scenic site - free admission! A few ruined rooms to explore and great views. Well worth a look or a picnic stop. Only takes 15 minutes to see it all.

Thank Jamie N
Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely worth a visit just for the amazing scenery around. Mountains, water, pebble beaches, sheep, red deer and birds of all kinds. On our final day we were luckily enough to see 5 seals playing near the rocks opposite the castle. The castle itself is...More

Thank Sophie2327
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on a drive round the island with the kids and they enjoyed exploring the ruins of the castle.

Thank Lynsey B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Misty morning visit which only made the castle even more picturesque. Beautiful location with boats resting in the harbour.

Thank Sandie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, not the most exciting castle to visit but still very pleasant. The location itself is well worth the journey and the ruins are in generally fine condition. A very pleasant way of passing away some time whilst on Arran plus the chance of spotting...More

Thank lightning92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love a ruined castle like us definitely worth stopping by. It's small but still things to see. Unlike a lot of unmanned castles you can actually go up different levels of the castles. It's in a great setting and enjoyed by various sheep.

Thank Kerri C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great wee stop en route to the ferry. Wait a minute, it was there centuries before Calmac! Gifted to the Montgomeries.

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic views and beautiful scenery all around this derelict castle. Ideal photo stop when visit the island. Free to enter the ruins of the castle and worn steps inside if you want to climb up higher. Plaques on the wall to give you explanation of...More

Thank nocera1
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