The Dornoch Castle Hotel creates the ideal atmosphere for private hire parties and special occasions including anniversaries, family gatherings and birthdays. We create a personable house party atmosphere that provides a seamless service, allowing guests to relax and join in the fun and celebrations in a remote Scottish Highland location. Menus are tailored to suit individual budgets and tastes of the celebrant and created by our team of award-winning chefs using the best local produce. Additional activities can be added such as golf, utilizing the Royal Dornoch championship course and beauty treatments at Aspen Spa, conveniently located next door to Dornoch Castle Hotel. Wine, whisky and organic gin tasting can be held in our internationally acclaimed and award-winning Whisky Bar. Celebrating at the Dornoch Castle Hotel will certainly be a unique, magical evening.
Gala dinners are very popular all year round, menus can be created to suit your requirements and our coordinator is at hand to help with any entertainment you may wish to have.
We can also offer exclusive hire for events such as weddings, family celebrations and corporate functions. The Castle has 22 en-suite bedrooms (some of which are in the modern extension) which will be at your disposal, along with the Garden Restaurant and the intimate Terrace Lounge.
Planning can be assisted by our Wedding & Events Coordinator who has vast options for local services that may suit your needs. Luxury castle rental is easy at Dornoch Castle Hotel with exclusive use Scottish Castle bookings being fully serviced, catered and staffed.
We are more that happy to accommodate for corporate events whether it be meetings, events, team building exercises or even for company away days. We design specific packages tailored to each individual company’s interests and budgets and a coordinator on-hand to assist with all organising.
Local activities, which may be of interest for large groups are as follows:
• Golf – Royal Dornoch Golf Club is a mere 5minute walk away, with plenty of other local courses including; Brora, Golspie, Tain, Nairn Championship and Castle Stuart.
• Walking – there are lots of local walking trails, depending on your level there is something for everyone.
• Activities – Shooting, fishing, clay pigeon shooting as well as nature trips with local estates.
Private lounge ~ 20 theatre style
Garden Room ~ up to 70 theatre style
There are 25 bedrooms available with extra accommodation within walking distance