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Balgonie Castle, Markinch

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  • My daughter had her wedding venue at Balgonie Castle on 5th August 2017. Lovely old Scottish Castle, beautiful situation for a wedding. Highly recommend/  more »
  • Great place to visit! Really nice and very personal guided tour by the Laird himself, his castle tales will make you feel this man must be around 700 years old! Absolutely worth taking the time to go ...  more »
  • My recommendation for travellers - don't bother! Went there yesterday during so called 'opening hours' and the place wasn't even open! Having made quite a detour I was distinctly unamused. Have upload...  more »
  • Though it has been years...this is quite a place. The laird was gracious and very friendly. His son...the present quite a nice person as wel. I would recommend a visit...especially if you are into ghosts and such as Balgonie has many :)
  • Really nice athmosphere, guided tours by the Laird and not as much a tourist place as other castles. Really enjoyed the visit.
  • Visited today as nd was given a lovely private tour by the Laird of the Castle. Wonderful. Truly...wonderful.
  • Atmospheric and unusual place for a wedding ceremony.
  • Brilliant day out

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