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26/27/28 August, selected rooms £50 discount. 26th September through to end of October, selected rooms £50 discount. All subject to availability and only when you #bookdirect

Hosting Weddings in the Castle

Hosting Weddings here at Dornoch Castle has been one of the things Ros and I have most enjoyed over the past 20 years, especially Ros, who has tallied up a total in the hundreds that she personally has overseen, and she has the wedding albums to prove it! We take great pride in knowing that […]


Dornoch Whisky Festival 2019

The Dornoch Whisky Festival is an opportunity to learn about and savour malt whiskies in the beautiful location of Dornoch in the North Highlands of Scotland. Thank you to all who made the 2018 Dornoch Whisky Festival such a great success! The planning for the Dornoch Whisky Festival 25th – 28th October 2019 is well underway and we […]

Whisky Tasting at Dornoch Castle

Whisky Tasting at Dornoch Castle What is it about Scotch whisky that commands such devotion like a preacher commanding the soul of their flock? Most casual drinkers associate it with a bad night in college, the precursor to an evening — and an early morning — of regrettable decisions. To better understand, I took my […]

Hogmanay 2019-2020

Hogmanay Break 2019/20 3 Night Break Arrival 30th December Deluxe Double Room – £659.00 per person (Tower room only available) Superior Double Rooms – £599.00 per person Garden Standard Double/Twin Rooms – £565.00 per person 2 Night Break Arrival 30th or 31st December Our Deluxe room is available to reserve on our 3 night break […]

Walkers Dream

For those of you keen walkers visiting Dornoch, Walk Highlands has a great selection of walks for all skill levels.

Whisky Trail

Dornoch Castle Hotel and Dornoch Distillery were lucky enough to feature in Trivago’s article citing their favourite hotels to stay at whilst on the Scottish Whisky Trail.