Hotel and Accommodation Near Duart Castle
Dating back to the thirteenth century, this castle is the ancestral seat to Clan Maclean. Duart castle has a rich history that includes multiple sieges, including one from a Cromwellian army. Ultimately, the castle was surrendered to and demolished by historical rivals, Clan Campbell.
Upon changing hands a number of times, the castle has now been lovingly restored and is back in the hands of Clan McLean. Duart Castle now stands as a testament to the island and its proud inhabitants, visitors have the chance to explore the castle and its grounds and gain insight into the history of the area. Another feature is the fascinating clan exhibition, dedicated to the many Chiefs of Clan Maclean over the years. The castle remains an important cultural landmark and is the ideal location to spend the day learning the local history, admiring the architecture and beautiful grounds.
Website: Duart Castle
Directions from our hotel: Google map
Eat & Drink
Eat and drink before or after your trip to Duart Castle at our restaurant, Sheallach-Na-Mara which has arguably the best views on the island and specialises in local seafood and steaks. The seafood on the Isle of Mull is world renowned, and delivered straight to The Isle of Mull Hotel & Spa on a daily basis. The bar and lounge also provides a range of hot and cold drinks, an extensive wine list, ales, beers and over 30 single malt whiskies.
Book a Room
Combine your stay with us at the Isle of Mull with a historic tour of Duart Castle. We offer a selection of hotel guestrooms from single, double and family size rooms, some sporting fantastic views of the sea. Inside the hotel you can find a 17-metre swimming pool, children’s splash pool, outdoor hot tub, sauna and our specialist Rasul Mud Room. Choose from a wide range of relaxing spa treatments and retire to a restful night’s sleep.. View our latest offers & breaks.