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    Balfour Castle

    Balfour Village, KW17 2DY, Scotland
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Traveller (36)
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    • Excellent88%
    • Very good6%
    • Average3%
    • Poor3%
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 28 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I have been trying to contact Balfour castle for good few months now with zero success. Would anybody knows if the castle is still open for business? I am looking for a wedding venue in Orkney islands and Balfour castle looks stunning. Unfortunately I am...More

    Thank Zuzana K
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    i haven not been here, i would love visit one day cause i just found out that this is our family's castle..truly amazing to learn that your part of such a historical place. Balfour was our grandmother.

    1  Thank linda s
    Reviewed 25 July 2016

    We visited Kirkwall, in the Orkney Islands, on a Cunard Queen Elizabeth cruise around the British Isles. We traveled with a group of friends, and signed up for a Cunard tour of Balfour Castle with afternoon tea. We took a 5-minute coach trip from the...More

    3  Thank NoeliCannoli
    Reviewed 2 July 2016

    My husband and I visited as part of a cruise ship shore excursion. You take a ferry from Kirkwall and walk to the castle. The gardens are lovely as is the castle itself...but the scenery is the showstopper. We were treated to tea and scones,...More

    Thank Gara Lacy
    Reviewed 11 November 2015

    Very nice "modern" castle only built in the mid 1800's. The tour was excellent, and informative, I especially enjoyed the grounds, saw my first flat apple tree, (you have to see it to understand). We were treated to the history of the area and had...More

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    • Shapinsay
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    "I only saw one room, a double, but big enough for a football team. Superb!"
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    "The castle is only available to book for exclusive use - so chose your friends well so you don't argue..."
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    "All rooms had unique furnishings - we based our choice on the view from the windows."
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