Contemporary Castle

Callander - Stirling

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"Bold, artistic and truly unique, this classic Scottish castle in The Trossachs is a contemporary masterpiece."

  • Sleeps: 26
  • Bedrooms: 13
  • Bathrooms: 6

  Highlights...

  • The 19th century castle is the private residence of globally-acclaimed artist Stuart McAlpine Miller.
  • Its luxury interiors can accommodate up to 26 people and boast McAlpine Miller’s bold, signature artwork.
  • A private concierge can take care of your every need, organising exclusive chefs, helicopter charters and ranger tours.
  • Set in a 12 acre country estate, the castle overlooks the Ben Ledi peaks and is just 1 hour from Glasgow and Edinburgh.

  You should know...

  • Special rates may be available for smaller groups who don’t need use of all of the bedrooms.
  • Dogs are allowed to stay on request but they must be kept to the basement areas.

The Details...

Contemporary Castle in The Trossachs is the private residence of globally-acclaimed artist, Stuart McAlpine Miller and his wife Nikki. Offering a once-in-a-lifetime glimpse into the modern art scene, it is a classic Scottish castle transformed into a creative masterpiece. Admire the cutting-edge fusion of history and modernity, as you explore the castle’s original features and McAlpine Miller’s signature artwork. Expect striking designs and a kaleidoscope of vibrancy, set against the timeless backdrop of the majestic Scottish Highlands.

The exquisite stone castle dates back to the early 19th century and is a grand turreted fort at the heart of a 12 acre country estate. Nestled between the dramatic Ben Ledi peaks and the peaceful River Teith, it has a beautifully rural location at the gateway to the Highlands.

Inside, the castle has been styled with an exceptional attention to detail and boasts McAlpine Miller’s ever-changing designs and explosive exhibitions. Gather in the stylish morning room with its digital grand baby piano or the massive reception room with its crackling fire. There’s the basement art gallery with its limited edition prints, along with the glamourous banqueting room and cinema in the turret. “The Savoy Series” of artworks steals centre stage, while the 10ft honesty bar is destined to be a favourite. Enjoy a session in the gym or a nightcap in the library, before retiring to the sleeping quarters for the ultimate luxury.

Dressed with sumptuous beds and indulgent linen, the 13 bespoke bedrooms can accommodate groups of up to 26 people. Choose from the stunning four poster rooms or the designer emperor suite or the massive family rooms with their sink-in, king-size beds. Contemporary en-suites and state-of-the-art bathrooms are stylishly finished and feature a selection of roll top baths, premium showers and Jacuzzi’s suites.

Once you’re fully rested and ready to explore, a private concierge can arrange everything you need and more. Try fishing in the grounds or clay pigeon shooting, or archery lessons, mountain biking and picnicking with the ranger. Helicopter charters can be arranged as an exclusive extra, followed by spa treatments, fitness instructors and private in-house catering. The famous sights of Glasgow and Edinburgh can also be found nearby, along with Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.

Features...

Essential Features
  • Baby Friendly
  • Child Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Great for Families
  • Heating
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Smoking
  • Rural Location
  • Town/village Location
Living Spaces
  • Board Games
  • Books
  • Games equipment
  • Games room
  • Open fire/Woodburner
  • Pool table
Kitchen/Utility
  • Coffee maker
  • Cooker gas/electric
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
Bed/Bath
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • Computer games console
  • DVD Player
  • iPod dock
  • Satellite TV/Freeview
  • Stereo music system
  • Television
Outside
  • Firepit
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Babysitting
  • Chef for hire
  • Gym
  • Gym equipment
  • Maid service
  • Off road free parking

Nearby...

  • Art classes
  • Beach (lake)
  • Bird watching
  • Boat trips
  • Cooking classes
  • Cycling
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Horse riding
  • Kite surfing
  • Markets
  • Massage
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Walking
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Nightlife (lively)
  • Nightlife (low key)
  • Pub/Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Spa
  • Supermarket/food shop
  • Swimming pool (public)
  • Tennis
  • Wellbeing
  • Wildlife
  • Windsurfing
  • Wine tasting
  • Yoga
  • Zoo/Wildlife park

Contemporary Castle

  Nearest Airport

1 hour from either Edinburgh or Glasgow airports

Detailed Pricing Information...

2 night minimum stay

£3,000 per night

5 nights

£10,000

7 nights

£12,000

Bank Holidays

Minimum 3 night stay, £3,000 per night

Christmas & New Year

5 night stay, £15,000

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