The Blue Room, Thornton Castle


Private room in castle hosted by Griselda

  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 2 beds
  4. 1 private bathroom
Griselda is a Superhost
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Park for free
This is one of the few places in the area with free parking.
Free cancellation before 20 Oct.


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Traditional & relaxed B&B in our family home. Twin bedroom with ensuite bathroom. Full breakfast included. For a large party, two other bedrooms may also be available on the same corridor.

The space
The castle dates from the 13th century and is full of original features but has been extensively improved for modern living! It is an excellent location for exploring the area or for business in Aberdeen or even a wedding at one of the excellent local venues.
The property is about 45 minutes’ drive south of Aberdeen off the main A90. Edinburgh is 2 hours to the south. Royal Deeside is about 20 minutes away, across the Cairn O’Mount pass.
The Blue room is a bright room, overlooking parkland, on the first floor. It has a two extra wide single beds with hanging space.
The ensuite bathroom, for exclusive use by guests, has a large bath and hand held shower attachment.
All linen, towels and basic toiletries will be provided. Duvets and pillows are feather/down, but synthetic may be available. A hairdryer is available, as well as an iron & ironing board.
On the ground floor is a Billiard room with full sized snooker table and selection of board games which guests are welcome to use by separate arrangement. On inclement days or chilly evenings we would be happy to light a fire.
A full breakfast is provided in our dining room, depending on requirements. A selection of cereals, fruit juices and yoghurt are all available, with home made bread and preserves. A simple cooked breakfast can be provided.
Reasonable Wi-Fi is available throughout the house limited in places by the thickness of the walls!

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Long-term stays allowed
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

7 nights in Aberdeenshire

25 Oct 2022 - 1 Nov 2022

4.98 out of 5 stars from 83 reviews


Where you’ll be

Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

The house is located in a tranquil and quiet rural setting midway between the villages of Fettercairn and Laurencekirk in the fertile farming area of the Howe of the Mearns. River and woodland walks are on the door step
Fettercairn has an award winning distillery with visitor centre. Slightly further afield over the Cairn O'Mount road, is Royal Deeside with Balmoral Castle and other attractions.
The property is not far from the coastal towns of Stonehaven, Catterline, Johnshaven and Montrose. There are superb beaches at St Cyrus.
The nearest golf courses are in Edzell, Auchenblae, Montrose and Stonehaven. Carnoustie and St Andrews are within an hour’s drive.
There is an abundance of walks and cycling for all abilities and interests on our doorstep. The coast to coast walk from Fort William passes through Glen Esk en route to Montrose.
The area has a number of excellent hotels, restaurants and coffee shops for eating out.

Hosted by Griselda

  1. Joined in October 2015
  • 394 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost

During your stay

We will be around to answer any questions. We are very happy to chat and share our local knowledge but the large spaces in our property afford the guests their own privacy.

Griselda is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 17:00 - 19:00
Check out: 10:00
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Show more
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy