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Castle Kilravock

by NJFamily Online Now Nov 26, 2003 at 5:58 AM

About 20 years ago I stayed at Castle Kilravock near Inverness, and was very impressed...18 pounds a night then, but I see by their web site that inflation has taken its toll...22 pounds now! My question: They had a squash court then, which unfortunately I was unable to use on my prior stay. So my questions: 1) Has anyone stayed there of late? How was the experience? 2) Is the squash court serviceable? (I've e-mailed them, but no answer yet.) Regards, Brooke of NJFamily

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    RE: Castle Kilravock

    by iandsmith Online Now Jan 2, 2006 at 11:45 AM

    I was there in November this year. I didn't stay but spent some time with the people now running it. It's gone all Christian and I know they have some sports facilities there but I can't be sure about the squash courts.
    The garden is intact though (except for about a quarter of one tree that got hit by lightning!) and the grounds still beautiful.
    You can contact them (according to the brochure they gave me) on www.kilravockcastle.com or their website is info.kilravockcastle@onetel.net; hope that helps.
    Cheers, Ian

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    RE: RE: Castle Kilravock

    by NJFamily Online Now Jan 13, 2006 at 8:24 PM

    Wow... Thank you so much for this info.

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  • RE: RE: Castle Kilravock

    by pogopen Online Now Jun 30, 2006 at 6:12 AM

    Just letting you know that the squash court at Kilravock can definately be used - its not at 'olympic' standard but you can still have a good game!! I worked at Kilravock (left in Jan 06) and whilst the organisation that rent the castle are Christian, B&B guests come from all over the world and certainly are made to feel welcome no matter their religious beliefs (or their squash-playing abilities!)
    J

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