21 Fairytale Castles You Can Actually Stay At
Live like royalty.
1. Helen’s Tower, Northern Ireland
Channel Rapunzel in this scenic tower. Make a booking here.
2. Notre-Dame-de-Sanilhac, France
Thirty-two acres of bliss. Make a booking here.
3. Castello Aragonese, Italy
What could be more perfect than a castle on an island? Make a reservation here.
4. Chateau Plombis, France
This 19th-century castle has a swimming pool *and* a tennis court. Make a booking here.
6. Château de Challain, France
Absolutely spectacular. Make a booking here.
7. Augill Castle, Cumbria
Located between the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales, this castle makes for the perfect bolthole. Make a reservation here.
8. Ballyhannon Castle, Ireland
9. Swinton Park, Yorkshire
Relax in the Yorkshire Dales. Make a booking here.
10. Carr Hall Castle, Yorkshire
Perfect for a quiet getaway. Make a reservation here. There are plenty to choose from – HomeAway has 711 castles on its site.
12. Chateau d`Hattonchâtel, France
13. Château des Bordes, France
This beauty dates back to the 14th century. Make a booking here.
14. Les Roches, France
15. Dunrobin Castle, Sutherland
This castle would be perfect for a wedding. Make a booking here.
16. Domus Civita, Italy
17. South Stainmore, Kirkby
Explore the Lake District from this spectacular base. Make a booking here.
18. Galway, Ireland
19. Glenapp Castle, Scotland
Channel all your Downton dreams. Make a booking here.
20. Le Manoir Equivocal, France
21. Tipperary, Ireland
Built in 1480, this castle has a candlelit Great Hall, should you need it. Make a booking here.