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Kellie Castle & Garden

| Kellie Castle, Pittenweem KY10 2RE, Scotland
+44 1333 720271
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“walled garden” (46 reviews)
“scones” (18 reviews)
“tea room” (16 reviews)
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| Kellie Castle, Pittenweem KY10 2RE, Scotland
+44 1333 720271
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We saw a signpost for this and thought why not. We had a lovely time. We had a couple of hours and we took our dog. It was a really hot day and the tearoom waitress was lovely and took a bowl of water out...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Staff were most welcoming and the guide was excellent. Walled garden was lovely and the house felt like a home. Enjoyed our visit.

Thank SHRH23
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This was our second visit to Kellie. Enjoyed the guided tour and having time to study some of the Lorimer architectural ideas and designs including the remirol (find out for yourself!). Hew's workshop and the story of 'Our Lady of the Isles' fascinating. Buy a...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 16 September 2017

It is some years since we have visited Kellie Castle as we have not been in the area. It was a favourite then but even better now as there have been new rooms opened, such as the artists attic room. Really splendid. The gardens are...More

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Visited with family including a 2 year Grandson. We spent most of the time in the gardens and in the adventure playground which were great. The gardens are beautiful. We then adjourned to the tearoom as the skies opened. Nice cup of tea and cake...More

Thank cdab
Reviewed 6 September 2017

An interesting national trust property. You can wander from room to room with few barriers. Guided tour informative and entertaining. Had lunch in the tearoom freshly made sandwiches and home baking. Beautiful walled gardens. Didn't visit rest of the grounds as it was raining

Thank poland123
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We came from Canada to visit the Fife coast. We were staying in Pittenweem and went out one day to discover what we thought were hidden gems in the area. We hadn't had previous knowledge of Kellie castle but stumbled across it . We entered...More

1  Thank Lesa E
Wendy P, Manager at Kellie Castle & Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Good morning Lesa E Thank you for your attempted visit to Kellie castle and I am so sorry that you had such an unpleasant experience on the drive. I have checked with all my staff and volunteers and I am afraid to say that no...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with my 4 year old son.. enjoyed finding the clues around the castle then took a nice walk around the gardens where they had fresh fruit I could purchase then walk around the grounds.. lovely

Thank LynHar78
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely house and gardens. Very friendly staff and lots to learn as from the room guides. Beautiful garden! We love your scones.....best ever! And we've eaten a lot in our time!! Tried them last year and returned again this year and still the best ever....More

Thank lindsay_brown_777
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Because of the links between the furnishings, decor etc. and the families who lived there (maybe helped by takiong the guided tour) the house is fascinating, Don't miss out on the walled garden as I'd rate one of the best I've seen in UK. The...More

Thank Scottishkayaker
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Stephanie E
2 April 2017|
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Response from Wendy P | Property representative |
Hi Stephanie, yes dogs on leads are most welcome in the gardens. Please be aware that we have a chicken who lives in the fruit cage area. We look forward to seeing you and your dog soon.
17 April 2016|
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Response from stewarts62 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so and the website will clarify. You approach the front entrance on LHS of castle and go past it to the gate in the wall. There is a suggested donation box. Enjoy!
28 August 2015|
Response from Jan T | Reviewed this property |
Hi - Sorry but I don't. He wasn't there when we went.