Skipness Castle

Skipness Castle is a vast fortress with a courtyard, manor (13C) and tower house (16C). It has remarkable red sandstone entrance and window trims. This imposing stronghold marked the southern boundary of Campbell territory (a great Scottish clan). There are great views across the sea to Arran beyond the Kilbrannan Sound.

Useful information

Address:

Argyll, PA29 6XU Claonaig

Opening hours

tower closed Oct-Mar