About Barcaldine Castle


A Memorable Experience

A warm welcome awaits you in the beautiful surroundings of Argyll’s only ancient castle, with bed and breakfast facilities. Built in 1609 by “Black” Duncan Campbell and restored in 1897 by Sir Duncan Campbell 3rd Baronet of Barcaldine, Barcaldine Castle offers something truly beautiful. A Scottish castle set on the shores of Loch Creran with breathtaking views, from the snow-capped mountains of Glencoe in early Spring to the golden colours of Autumn.

At Barcaldine Castle, we take pleasure in ensuring you have a memorable stay at one of the finest bed and breakfast castles in Scotland. Whether you want to experience the great outdoors, walk the shores of Loch Creran, play a round or two of golf, or simply watch the world go by, there is something for everyone.


Things to do in Argyll

Make the most of your stay with us. Click here to see our list wonderful Activities in Argyll.


Discover Argyll’s Natural Beauty

Beinn Lora, Forest Walk, Trail
A beautiful, remote and romantic part of Scotland located north of Glasgow stretching from Loch Lomond, north to Oban and south to Machrihanish. Experience amazing food, stunning landscapes and some of the finest golf courses in Scotland. Your journey through Argyll features stunning Scottish villages and the Royal town of Inveraray, home to the Duke Of Argyll — chief of Clan Campbell. Argyll ferryports offer the “Gateway to the isles”. From Oban you reach Mull, Iona & Staffa, Kerrera & Lismore on day trips.

History of Argyll

Dunollie Castle, Oban
Explore Scotland’s richest prehistoric landscape by visiting the Kilmartin Museum in Argyll which contains a huge array of Neolithic remains. Mull Museum and Inveraray Jail are must-sees to absorb the history and discover interesting facts of Argyll & The Isles.