Bobs Urquhart, aged 98.

Bobs Urquhart in Ibiza

The Urquhart family mourn the loss of Bobs Urquhart, the family matriarch who lived at Craigston from 1939-1995 and was William’s beloved grandmother. She died on Tuesday aged 98.

A wedding story in pictures

We wanted to share with you some photographs which tell the story of a recent wedding held here at Craigston. If you would like to know more about weddings or … Read More

It is with great shock and profound sadness that we want to announce that Claus who has done so much for Craigston over the last few years died suddenly and … Read More

40th Birthday party at Craigston

Party event at Craigston Castle Aberdeenshire Scotland

Wow what a weekend! Went for my brother-in-law’s 40th birthday and never wanted to leave. Craigstone Castle is an amazing place everything you could ever dream for a break in Scotland. A combination of the atmosphere of Outlander and Downton Abbey, Craigstone Castle surpasses all expectations.

Craigston documentary airs in Italy

A new documentary film about Craigston was shown on Italian TV recently, attracting nearly 1.8 million viewers. The film is about Craigston, past and present, and its owner William Urquhart … Read More

Craigston from the air

Craigston aerial photograph 01

We are delighted to show you this aerial photograph of Craigston. You can see the font lawn, house, some of the rear garden, surrounding trees and field and the burn … Read More

Article in The Scotsman – Craigston Pirate

How a pirate helped the Urquharts reclaim Craigston Castle – A pirate helped the Urquhart family regain ownership of Craigston Castle. Now its present custodians are keen to share this fascinating historic home.

Craigston – location for dance video

Young, local, modern dancing group used the historic background of Craigston castle for their video. Lucie Summer’s Dance Group NEYDC from Fraserburgh used Craigston as the setting for their video … Read More

Read our visitors comments

We have had some lovely feedback from recent visitors and have just created a new page to keep it all together. So have a read through and then come and … Read More

Bespoke wildlife trips available

Well known Scottish wildlife expert and ornithologist, Callum Rankine (ex head of WWF UK Species Programme), has agreed to join forces with us here at Craigston. With prior booking he … Read More