From Mary Queen of Scots to Queen Victoria via Sir Walter Scott, Melville Castle has entertained some high powered guests over the centuries.
These days, you don’t need blue blood to enjoy the castle’s many charms. Simply snap up today’s Big Deal and start looking forward to a relaxing getaway break with dinner at this historic east coast venue.
Set in extensive parkland grounds and located just 20 minutes from the centre of Edinburgh, Melville Castle combines the elegant period features of its long and illustrious heritage with contemporary comforts and service.
While this offer is not valid on St Valentine’s Day itself, this Big Deal would make a fantastic Valentine present.
Who wouldn’t want to be carried off to an eighteenth century castle for a romantic tryst?
Available seven days a week, this splendid offer is for two people to stay overnight in a classic double or twin room.
Classically furnished and individually decorated, the rooms feature complimentary Internet access, crisp linen sheets; fluffy white towels; enchanting views of the surrounding woodland and decadent Gilchrist and Soames toiletries.
Depending on availability, there may be the option to enjoy a complimentary upgrade to a superior room.
Seasonal Scottish cuisine
As well as a full cooked breakfast in the morning, guests will enjoy a two course dinner in the hotel’s Brasserie.
The Head Chef at Melville Castle serves seasonal, modern Scottish Cuisine with a strong focus on high quality, locally sourced ingredients.
The menus change regularly but typical starters include the chicken liver pate with red onion chutney and Melba toast or the gravadlax of Wester Ross salmon with pickled cucumber, lemon, wholemeal bread and dill mayo.
Popular main courses include the roasted breast of duck, with dauphinois potatoes, butternut squash, curly kale and a Grand Marnier sauce or the line-caught sea bass in a white wine and chive sauce.
Melville Castle has been wowing visitors for over 200 years. This is what a recent guest thought of the venue:
‘Fantastic. My husband and I have just come back from staying at this enchanting and beautiful, homely castle and I have to say it was amazing!! The room was lovely, bed was so comfortable we found it so very hard to get up!! The staff, Michael and Jane, were fantastic. Nothing was too much trouble and the food was simply amazing!!! Will definitely be back. Thank u xxxxx.’
Do you know someone who has always dreamed of staying in a castle? Seize this Big Deal and make their wish come true.